PAYNE, Edward Stanning

1851 - 1937

Born at High Street, All Saints, Oxford in 1851, son of William Payne, an upholsterer, and his wife Emma née Davis, who married at Oxford on 3 June 1841. In 1851, a newly born living at High Street, Oxford with his parents, 35 year old Edward and 32 year old Emma, with two siblings, William E. 8 and Lucy J 2, and they retained two indoor servants. He married at Westminster, London on 4 October 1874, Emily Rose Wells and in 1881 a 28 year old surgeon's assistant, living at Cow Lane, Ely St Mary, Cambridgeshire with his 28 year old wife Emily, who was born at Cambridge and their four daughters, Constance 6, born at Hammersmith, London, Lillian 4, Etheldreda 3 and newly born Louisa, all born at Ely and they were still there ten years later with the addition of two sons Hugh, born 1895 and Harold born 1891. He exhibited at the Ipswich Fine Art Club from Waterloo Cottage, Ely in 1882 two oil paintings 'Catherine Chapel, Ely Cathedral' and 'Queen Anne's Ride, Windsor Park'. In 1911, a 60 year old 'maker of artificial teeth' living at 108 Chesterton Road, Cambridge with his 58 year old wife Emma, and two unmarried children, Lillian Alice 34 and Harold Edward Arthur 20. His wife Emma died in the Risbridge district of Suffolk in 1928 and Edward followed in 1937.