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8 Cambridge Place

History of 8 Cambridge Place


(8 & 9)

John Wilson, 45, miller

Mary, 30,

Mark, 9,

Kessiah, 6,

Eliza, 3,

Maria, 2,

Joshua, 8 mos,


(8 & 9)

Thomas Bell, 30, general dealer, b Cambridge

Susan, 49, b Barton

Emily, niece, 11, b Berks

John Jackson, lodger, 30, fisherman, b Suffolk


Thomas Betson, 48, painter & glazier, b Cambridge

Ann, 45,

Sarah, 14, pupil teacher, b Cambridge

Alfred, 12, b Cambridge

Angelina, 7,

Mary Ann, 2,


Anne Betson, 55, dressmaker, b Chatteris

Angelina, 17, dressmaker, b Cambridge

Mary Ann, 12, b Cambridge


Lydia Prime, widow, 60,

Thomas Haynes, 50, bricklayer, b Cambridge


Lydia Prime, widow, b Thriplow

Frederick, son, 39, labourer,  b Cambridge

Laura Clark,  granddaughter, 16,  servant, b Cambridge


Liddie Prime, widow, 71, shop keeper, b Cambridge

Matilda, 29


Matilda Prime, 38, sweet shop keeper, b Cambridge


Mrs Agnes Matilda Prime, mangle-woman


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