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6 Gwydir Street

History of 6 Gwydir Street


Madeline Fretwell, wife, married, 30, b Norwich

Alice, daughter, 1, b Cambridge


Edward Benjamin Whitmore, head, widower, 38, carpenter, b Suffolk


Arthur E  White, 39, carpenter, b Cambridge

Julia, 38, b Essex

Edward, 8, b Cambridge

Sidney, 7, b Cambridge

Florence, 5, b Cambridge

Maud, 4, b Cambridge

Percy, 2, b Cambridge

George, 1, b Cambridge



Edward Harben, butcher’s assistant, b Cambridge

Henrietta, 25, b Cambridge

Harold, 4, b Cambridge

Alfred, brother, 21, groom, b Cambridge


Clara Flood, b 1888, newsagent

Cicely V Mundy, b 1902, newsagent



Reginald Sparks



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