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17 (11) Derby Road

History of 17 Derby Road


(no. 11)

Mary A Brennan, widow, 48, laundress, born Cambridge

Frederick, 20, Royal Navy, born Chesterton

Gertrude, 18, born Chesterton

Eleanor, 15, born Chesterton

Bernard, 13, born Chesterton

Florence, 10, born Chesterton

Margaret, 8, born Chesterton


(no. 11)

Arthur George Bennett, 34, carpenter for builder, born Sussex

Lilian, 28, born Cambs

Jack, 3, born Cherry Hinton

Winifred, 8, born Cherry Hinton


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