On the 13th May, at the residence of the bride, by the Rev. H. B. Redstone, Mr. Charles Sorrell, of Melbourne, to Sarah, youngest daughter of the late Mr. William Lawes, builder, of this city.
Evening Post, Volume XIII, Issue 114, 15 May 1876
There passed away at his residence, Milton road, Napier, on Friday, one of the most esteemed and best known residents of the town, in the person of Mr Charles Sorrell, photographer, who settled in business in Napier in 1884 and retired in 1916
Poverty Bay Herald, Volume LIX, Issue 17974, 29 December 1932
A Sergeant in the Napier Rifles Volunteers wearing the Challenge Belt for shooting.