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12 Cambridge Place

History of 12 Cambridge Place


John Gibson, 39, drover

Elenor, 35,

Emma, 5,

John, 3,

Mary Crane, 18, servant


James Papworth, 25, butcher, b Middlesex

Elizabeth, 22, b Cambridge

Richard, brother, 20, groom, b Cambridge

Susan, 2, daughter, b Cambridge

Ellen, 3 mos, daughter, b Cambridge

Joseph, brother, 18, bricklayer, b Cambridge

Robert Shildrick, 21, painter and glazier, b Herts

Edith Shildrick, 22, b Cambs


Thomas Bell, 60, general dealer, b Cambridge

Susan, 60, b Barton

Emily, niece, 20, servant, b Cambridge

William Sell, nephew, 12, servant and errand boy,  b Barton

William Bell, nephew, 4, b Cambridge

James Bell, 2, b Cambridge


Susan Bell, widow, 71, b Cambridge

Henry Charles Addison, nephew, 28, sawyer, b Cambridge

Emily A Addision, wife, 30, b Cambridge

William Bell, son, 14, labourer, b Cambridge

James Bell, son, 12, b Cambridge

Charles Bell, son, 8, b Cambridge

Abraham R Stuart, 20, lodger, groom and gardener, b Cambridge


John Faber, coal carter,

Sarah, 45,

Thomas, 18, bricklayer

Elizabeth, 14, general servant, b Cambridge




Eliza, 5, b Cambridge


Henry, father, 73, widower, commission labourer, b Cambridge

Robert, brother, 46, carter, b Cambridge


John Faber, 57, carman, b Cambridge

Sara, 54, college servant, b Kingston

Thomas, 27, carman, b Cambridge

William, 22, carman, b Cambridge

Alice, 20, no occupation, b Cambridge

Louisa, 15,  no occupation, b Cambridge

Walter, 17, carman, b Cambridge

Nellie, 10, b Cambridge


Edward Maxim


Sidney, 17, apprentice upholsterer, b Cambridge

Robert E, 15, builders carter.  b Cambridge

Therza, 12, b Cambridge

Annie, 8, b Cambridge

Mary J, 5, b Cambridge

Cepha, 3, b Cambridge

Mabel, 1, b Cambridge

Theresa Brown, niece, 24, cook, b Suffolk


Edward Maxim, 51, engine driver ice plant Bailey and Grundy and Barrett, b Suffolk

Annie, 51, 12 children (4 died), b Cambridge

Annie, 18, daily domestic, b Cambridge

Jane, 16, daily domestic, b Cambridge

Cepha, 14, b Cambridge

Mabel, 12, b Cambridge

Edith, 4, b Cambridge


Edward Maxim, engine driver


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