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28 Emery Street

History of 28 Emery Street


Samuel Howes, 43, clerk (corn merchant), b Bassingbourn

Sarah Ann, 42, b Norfolk

Miriam L, 18, b Baldock

Emily J, 15, b Suffolk

Elizabeth H Cork, 36, sister, b Norfolk


Samuel Howes, 53, corn merchants traveller, b Bassingbourn

Sarah A, 52, b Norfolk

Miriam L, 28, clerk Post Office, b Hertfordshire

Emily J, 25, b Suffolk

Grace M, 9, b Cambridge

Ernest S, 8, b Cambridge

Henrietta E, 5 b Cambridge

Elizabeth H Cork, 46, sister-in-law, mother’s help, b Norfolk


Frederick Charles Gower, 64, education clerk, County Council, b Ipswich

Elizabeth, 55, b Surrey


Arthur Beasley, b 1868, retired college gate porter

Eliza, b 1878, unpaid domestic duties


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