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31 Gwydir Street

History of 31 Gwydir Street


John Wittby, head, 27, grocers porter, b Herts

Ann, wife, 24, b Chesterton

Ethel M, daughter, 1, b Cambridge

Emma Edwards, mother, widow, 54, b Fen Ditton


George Harrison, head, 33, coach body maker, b Norfolk

Louisa, wife, 32, b Newton

Martha, daughter, 9, b Cambridge

Harry, son, 6, born Cambridge

Ethel, daughter, 4, born Cambridge

Percy, son, 2, born Cambridge

Mabel, daughter, 5 mos, born Cambridge

1898 (CIP 4.2.1898) : Arthur James Stinton, 37, Wellington Street, was summoned for throwing stones in Church Street on January 27th. Harry Harrison, a schoolboy, of 31 Gwydir Street, saw the defendant throw a stone and break a plate glass window. Defendant was fined 1s.

1899 George Harrison was a director of the Star Bowkett Society at the time of the theft of its funds.


George F Harrison, 44, coach and body maker, b Norfolk

Louisa, 42, b Newton

Martha L, 19, dressmaker, b Cambridge

Thomas H, 16, hairdresser, b Cambridge

Percy H, 12, b Cambridge

Mabel A, 10, b Cambridge

Winifred G, 5, b Cambridge


George Frederick Harrison, 53, coachmaker, b Norfolk

Louisa, 52, b Newton

Martha, 28, dressmaker, b Cambridge

Percy, 22, clerk, b Cambridge

Mabel, 19, machinist knitting, b Cambridge

Winifred, 15, b Cambridge

Stanley, 9, b Cambridge


George Frederick Harrison, coach body maker


Misses Harrison


Miss W Harrison



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