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32 Sidney Street

History of 32 Sidney Street

This is a location that was demolished to make way for Whewell Court in the early 1860s.

The Finch family had previously lived at the house which became the site of Mortlock’s bank at 14-16 Ben’e’t Street.


Charles Finch, 53, independent

Thomas Harding, 24, servant

Rhoda Lee, 30, servant

Sophia Maling, 24, servant

Anne Nightingale, 17, servant


Charles Finch, 63, gentleman, b Cambridge


Elizabeth Ann Ball, visitor, 29, farmer’s daughter, b Hackney

J R Hooell, visitor, 28, farmer, b Cambridge

John Howe, 25, servant, b Cambridge

Elizabeth Howlett, 38, servant, b Cambridge

Amelia Badcock, 27, servant, b Newmarket

Mary Cayle, 29, servant, b Cambs


Charles Finch, 73, magistrate of Cambridge retired tradesman, b Cambridge

Sarah, 71, b Burwell

George Hunan, servant, 32, footman, b Suffolk

Amelia A Badcock, 36, housemaid, b Suffolk

Mary Webster, 28, ladies maid, b Swavesey


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