GIRLING, Percy Leonard

1904 - 1977

Born at Southwold, Suffolk on 15 January 1904, youngest child of William Girling (14 August 1866-1949), a licensed victualler, and his wife Sophia Edwards née Blogg (21 September 1864-1950), who married at Wangford, Suffolk in 1886. In 1911, a 6 year old living at the 'Marquis of Lorne' 2 High Street, Southwold with his parents 44 year old William and 46 year old Sophia, with siblings Bertie 23, Maude 22, Sydney 13 and Regie 9. In 1939 a 'black & white general artist' living at 9 North Green, Southwold with his parents William, an innkeeper, and Sophia, a pensioner. An artist who was mainly a postcard designer. He died in the Waveney district of Suffolk in 1977, he was unmarried.




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