John Adams, 60, brewers traveller, b London
Fanny, 49, b Hants
Minnie, 20, b Cambridge
Jane, 19, b Cambridge
Annie, 16, drapers assistant, b Cambridge
John Edward Claxton, 14, b Cambridge
William, 12, b Cambridge
Kate, 10, b Cambridge
Robert B Short
John Edward Claxton Adams: Sergeant, 58th M.A. Sect., Royal Engineers. Died 11/10/1916. Age 29.
No known grave. Commemorated: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Somme, France and on St Luke’s War Memorial, Cambridge. Remembered on a family grave in Histon Road Cemetery.
The family lived in Hertford Street and later in Carlyle Road, Cambridge.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.
Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?
If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.
Every donation makes a world of difference.
The Museum of Cambridge