Kellys 1912 Thomas Edgar Carter  – Farmer, poor rate collector, clerk to the parish council and clerk to the rural authority for the cemetary

Kellys 1916: Geo Carter Green Farm.

George was also clerk to the Rural Authourity for the cemetary.

                        Thos Carter Gipping Farm    

 (also named in Kelly’s 1912)

Thomas Carter from a private family archive.

Although Thomas’ family home was Gipping farm when he had the chance to take on the tenancy of Stowupland Hall  he moved there as tenant before taken over the estate on the death of Henry Fairfax Harwood in 1927.

Thomas’ second wife May (b 28/5/1893) was related to Ena Carter

PhotoIn 1936 Ena Harrison married Jack (John Phillip) Carter, son of Thos Carter and they moved into Gipping Farm.