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Melbourne Place

2 Melbourne Place

History of 2 Melbourne Place


Peter Johnson, 26, Tailor, b. Scotland

Elizabeth Johnson (wife), 17, b. Cambridge

Mary Johnson (sister), 12, b. Scotland


William C Coe, 24, merchant clerk, b Cambridge

Susan, 23, b Cambridge


William A Skinner,38, Brewer’s Clerk, b. Cambridge

Sarah E Skinner, 33, b. Cambridge

Elizabeth Skinner, 4, b. Cambridge

Frederick W Skinner, 3, b. Cambridge

Ernest J Skinner, 2, b. Cambridge

Sidney C Skinner, 1, b. Cambridge

Phoeba M Sorman, 13, Servant, b. Cambridge

1874 (Spaldings)

Mrs F Collings


Fanny Collings, 71, Widow, Annuitant, b.Cambridge

Fredc Collings (son), 46, Printer & Compositer, b. Cambridge

Helen Collings (daughter), 44, Milliner, b. Cambridge

Sarah Handman (niece), 43, b. Cambridge


Fanny Collings, 81, Living on own means, b. Cambridge

Helen Collings (daughter), 50, Milliner (Dress), b. Cambridge

Sarah Hardman, 59, Sevant,b. Cambridge


Augustus C Harradine, 32, Commercial Traveller, b. Caxton, Cambs

Althea Harradine, 39, b. Downham Market, Norfolk

Reginald Harradine, 4, b. East Dereham, Norfolk


Joseph John Howard, 60, Stone Mason, b. Marylebone, London

Emma Howard, 48, b. Downham, Norfolk

Joseph John Howard, 27, College Clerk, b. Downham, Norfolk

Ms Waldo Lakedale Flitton (boarder), 44, Electrical Engineer’s Assistant,  b. Cambridge


Joseph John Howard, stonemason


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