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23 Market Hill

History of 23 Market Hill


Thomas Wilson, widower, 63, watchmaker and jeweller, b Hunts



James W Robinson, 55, shoe manufacturer, b Cambridge

Alice, 44, b Herts

Allen J, 18, b Cambridge

Alice, 17, b Cambridge

Elizabeth W, 15, b Cambridge

William W, 13, b Cambridge

Sarah W, 9, b Cambridge

Clara N, 7, b Cambridge

Eva W, 5,  b Cambridge

Kate W, 3, b Cambridge

Zippora Smith, servant, 15, b Bourn


(23 & 24) William White Robinson, 24, boot and shoe maker employing 6 men, b Cambridge

Emma Elizabeth, 24, b Cambridge

Lilian E, 6 mos, b Cambridge

Elizabeth Richardson, 52, monthly nurse, b Essex

Sarah Ginn, 18, domestic servant, b Beds

James Johnstone, lodger, 21, undergraduate, b Ireland


Boots the chemist were here in the early 1890s. In 1898 the shop moved to Petty Cury




Stephanus P Ora, tobacconist


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