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14 Emery Street

History of 14 Emery Street


Frederick Smart, 55, solicitors clerk, b Cambridge

Sarah E, 43, b Cambridge

Edith, 18, assistant school mistress, b Cambridge

Henry, 16, pupil teacher, b Cambridge

Frederick, 15, assistant seed merchant, b Cambridge

Margaret, 13, scholar, b Cambridge

Constance D, 19, scholar, b Cambridge

Edwin, 8, scholar, b Cambridge

Walter J, 4, b Cambridge

Elizabeth H, 1, b Cambridge



John Barnes Vail, 34, ironmonger, b Cambridge

John B, 7, b Cambridge

Frank Searle, 35, widower, visitor, tailor and robemaker, b Berkshire

Annie Pratt, 34, visitor, drapers assistant, b Cambridge

Helen Cracknell, 13, general servant, b Cambridge



William Edward Bruce Vail, 40, ironmonger, b Cambridge

Catherine, 40, b Somerset

Irene Mary, 14, school, b Cambridge

Frederick George, 12, school, b Cambridge



William E B Vail, b 1871, ironmonger, partner, Special Constable, Cambridge

Catherine, b 1870, unpaid domestic duties

Janet E Powell, b 1898, millinery buyers saleswoman


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