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11 - 12 Trumpington Street

12 Trumpington Street, Hova House

History of 12 Trumpington Street


Harriett S Briggs, widow, 68, living on her own means, b Fulbourn

Susan E Briggs, 38, lodging house keeper, b Fulbourn

Amelia Briggs, 35, head teacher national school, b Chesterton

Willis Briggs, 31, clerk, b Chesterton

Arthur F R Evans, visitor, 9, b Chesterton



1913 Hova House

Mrs Elizabeth Parsley, lodging house keeper


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