|Born||1828 Copdock, Suffolk|
|Died||1893 Colchester, Essex. (Buried at Myland, Colchester)|
|Occupation||of North-Hill, Colchester. Solicitor who for over 40 years was connected with the brewery of Messrs Steward, Patteson and Co.|
Charles's parents were James Josselyn (1781-1867) born and died in Suffolk, and Mary Bryckwood Royce born 1791 and died 1876 in Ipswich. The 1851 census shows James as a Land Agent and farmer of 130 acres employing 10 men and 2 boys.