SPALDING, Wilfred Charles

1900 - 1969

Wilfred Charles Spalding was born at 54 Long Street, Ipswich on 31 March and baptised at St Clement's church, Ipswich on 27 May 1900, son of William Henry Spalding, a stone mason, and his wife Lilian née Fiske, who married at Beccles, Suffolk on 21 June 1896. In 1911, a 11 year old schoolboy living at 57 Roseberry Road, Ipswich with his parents, 36 year old William and 35 year old Lilian, both born at Beccles, and siblings Stanley Harold 13, Herbert Henry 9 and Lilian Irene 7. Wilfred married at Ipswich in 1929, Harriet Miller and exhibited at the Ipswich Art Society in 1933 from Roseberry Road, Ipswich an oil 'The Orwell from Gainsborough Lane'. In 1939 a manager for a road roller manufacturer, living at 99 Walton Gardens, Grantham, Lincolnshire with his wife Harriet and two children. He died at Grantham in 1969.