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7 Herbert Street

History of 7 Herbert Street

UK Census:


Henry Palmer, 53, gas fitter gas company, b Cambridge

Amelia, 52, b Cambridge

Cyril, 22, kitchen porter college, b Cambridge

Albert, 18, tailors apprentice, b Cambridge

Hilda, 15, b Cambridge

Stephen, 13, b Cambridge

Eva, 12, b Cambridge

Ethel, 8, b Cambridge

Cyril Bertie Palmer: Corporal, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 13/10/1918. Age 30.


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