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Thomas Clement Thompson

57 Lensfield Road / 9 Downing Terrace

History of 57 Lensfield Road

1851: unnumbered

John Appleby, 42, college cook, b Waterbeach

Harriet, 38, b Duxford

Lydia Osborn, 15, servant, b Fulbourn

John William Howard Crane, lodger, 27, solicitor, b Birmingham

Thomas Clement Thompson, lodger, 22, portrait painter, b Ireland

1861: (9)

Johnathan Appleby, 54, cook, b Waterbeach


Lucien and Maria Boquel lodging here. Lucien came to England from France in 1866 to teach English and work at Emmanuel, Girton and Newnham Colleges. In 1871 they were at 5 College Terrace (115 Hills Road.)

1901: 9 Downing Terrace

Ann S Lings, widow, 73, lodging house keeper, b Kent

Mary Anne Careless, sister, widow, 81, b Kent


Henry Langford, 55, Royal Liverpool Life Ass., b Cambridge

Elizabeth, 62, b Cambridge

1913: Rev J R S Taylor


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