Leonard Hempson, Partner in Hempson and Spurling,
Auctioneers at Ipswich
Leonard lived at Copdock with his wife Emily
"West Hill", Elm Lane, Copdock
Katherine on leaving
school at 15, was employed by Leonard as a "Maid"
When the family moved to OverHall in Bures, Katherine remained at
Copdock until she joined
Circa 1930, Cattle
Sale yard, previously on the site of
the Ipswich Cattle Market and now the Greyfriars Development.
West Hill Cottage, Elm Lane, Copdock
occupied by Leonard and Emily Hempson.
Probably where Katherine was employed as their Parlour Maid.
The property appears
to have been extensively modernised over the years.
in Copdock Cemetery of Emily May Hempson (wife) and Leonard Amis
Leonard served in the Army as Captain during WW1.
Report of his death in the EADT
Emily died 13th July
when dealing with his estate after Emily had died, was based in