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179 Gwydir Street, Stanford Cottage

History of 179 Gwydir Street


Samuel Ellis, head, 41, clerk civil service

Sophia, wife, 42, b Witcham

Sophia, daughter, 12, scholar, b Cambridge

In 1884 Samuel Ellis, clerk to the Cambridge Post Office, gave evidence in the prosecution of William Holloway, dyer, of Chesterton, for embezzlement. (CIP 20.12.1884)


Samuel Ellis, head, 52, post office controller, b Melbourn

Sophie, wife, 53, b Witcham

Sophia J, daughter, 22, b Cambridge


S Julia Ellis, 32, living on own means, b Cambridge

Emmeline Hattersley, visitor, 65, b Yorks


George Munns Hawkes, 32, brewer and manager, b Girton

Florence Ada, b Papworth St Agnes


George Hawkes, brewer


Whitbread and Co, Dales brewery


Mid Anglia Constabulary Traffic Dept and Traffic Wardens



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