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2 (1) Newmarket Road

History of 2 Newmarket Road

1861 1 Newmarket Road

Isabella Leach, widow, 67, b London

Barnett, 40, master house painter, b Cambridge

Frederick, 24, b Cambridge

The Leach family were living at 29 Maids’ Causeway in 1851.

In 1871 Barnett Leach was living at 35 City Road. Frederic was at 36/37 City Road.

1901 (1)

William Matthews, 56, electrical engineer, b Cambridge

Lucretia, 52, college servant, b Beds

Ruth, 28, b Cambridge

Elianor, 19, dressmaker, b Cambridge

Alice, 18, tailoress, b Cambridge

Katie, 16, b Cambridge

Amelia, 10, b Cambridge


W N Matthews

Miss N Matthews, dressmaker


Edward Ballaam



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