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17 Russell Street

History of 17 Russell Street

Thomas Blatch, railway carman


Elizabeth E, 8,  b Cambridge

Lily H, 6, b Cambridge


William J

Victoria M

Frederick Smith, boarder, 32, railway carman, b Willingham


Thomas Blatch, 44, drayman, b Cambridge

Esther, 47, b Quy

Hetty Elizabeth, 18, assist at home, b Cambridge

Thomas, 14, bottle washer, b Cambridge

William John, 13, b Cambridge

Victoria Mary, 10, b Cambridge

Bertram, 8, b Cambridge

Florence Esther, 5, b Cambridge

Frederick Smith, boarder, 20, carman, b Willingham


Thomas Blatch, carman

William John Blatch: Private 3013, 1st/1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th November 1916. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Buried in CONNAUGHT CEMETERY, THIEPVAL, Somme, France. Plot X. Row F. Grave 4. See also Cambridge Guildhall (St Paul’s Roll of Honour)


Mrs E E Clark



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