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107 Victoria Road

History of 107 Victoria Road


Hannah Hawkes, 42, college servant, b Streatham Surrey
Reuben , 21, grocer’s porter,  b Kilburn London
Sidney, 19, soap packer,  b Blackfriars
Owen, 17, errand boy, Finsbury London
Alice, 15, b. Finsbury London
Jonas, 12 , scholar,  b Bermondsey London
Minnie , 10, scholar, b Chesterton
Lilly,  8, scholar, b Chesterton
Arthur, 4, scholar,  b Chesterton
Hannah, 3, b Chesterton



William James Hawkes, 61, dealer old iron, b. Culworth Northants
Hannah Emily Hawkes, 61, bedmaker
Owen Hawkes, 36, gardener
Minnie Hawkes, 29, at home
Hannah Emily Hawkes, 22, seamstress shirt maker

I know that Hannah worked from home and made shirts for Bodger’s Mens Outfitters in Cambridge – my mother as a youngster used to accompany Hannah when she delivered them to the shop (Email ML 2024)


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