The only Charles R Plank I have found in online records was Charles Rhodes Plank, born abt1842 at Devizes, Wiltshire to parents Charles Rhodes Plank, a builder, and Selina Palmer. He was baptised on 26 August 1942 at Southbroom, Bishop’s Cannings, Devizes.
Census returns identify the following occupations for Charles.
- 1861 banker’s clerk
- 1871 blank manager
Charles died in late 1879 at Christchurch, Hampshire.
- 1864 Frome
- 1865 Aberdare
- 1866 disappears
W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990
Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers