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7 Hobson Street

History of 7 Hobson Street


Thomas Cork, 69, shoe maker, b Norfolk

Martha, 61, b Godmanchester


Lazarus Cohen, 60, pawnbroker, b London

Sarah, 51, b Suffolk

Elizabeth, 19, b Cambridge

Janet, 14, b Cambridge

Rebecca, 10, b Cambridge

Elizabeth Barton, 20, servant, b Cambridge


Frederick Morley, 35, pawnbroker, b Leics

Eliza, 30, b Peterboro

Charles, 3, b Peterboro

Olive, 11 mos, b Cambridge

Philip Clare, boarder, pawnbroker shopman, b Wilts

Rosaman Papworth, 18, servant, b Toft

Alice Brown, 15, servant, b Cambridge

In 1891 the Morley family were at 175 Hills Road.


Arthur Kirbyshire, 31, pawnbroker assistant, b Cambridge

Eliza, 30, b Cambridge

Mary E, 6, b Cambridge

Elsie, 4, b Cambridge

Edward H, 3, b Cambridge

Arthur S, 1, b Cambridge

Susan Benton, servant, 16, b Waresley


Anne Whittaker, 59, widow, caretaker, b Cambridge

Charles, 29, tailor, b Cambridge

Caroline, 24, booksewer, b Cambridge

Herbert H, 22, compositor apprentice, b Cambridge

Lilian G, 19, b Cambridge


Horace Sidney Langram, 28, parish sexton, b Cambridge

Lilian Grace Langram, 28, b Cambridge

Harold Sidney, 11 ms, b Cambridge

Edith Annie Whittaker, niece, 10, b Derbyshire


Cambridge Soda Water Works, A H Miller


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