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51 Norfolk Street

51 (26) Norfolk Street

History of 51 Norfolk Street

1851 (26)

William Burgin, 38, carpenter journeyman,

Sarah, 33, b Cambridge

1861 (26)

Henry Phillips, 33, police constable, b Cambridge

Sarah, 36, b Swavesey

Emma, 10, scholar, b Long Stanton

Elizabeth, 8, scholar, b Cambridge

Henry, 6, scholar, b Cambridge

Mary A, 4, scholar, b Cambridge

James R, 2, infant school, b Cambridge

Arthur, 2 mos, b Cambridge

Ann Dazely, visitor, 50, b Swavesey


William Brown, 42, dealer, b Towcester

Mary, 43, b Girton

Emily Virgo, niece, 17, b Girton

1881 (26)

William Brown, 52, retired dealer, b Northampton

Mary, 56, b Girton

1891 (51) Butcher’s shop unoccupied

1901 (49 & 51)

Julia A Bement, 60, grocer, b Suffolk

Robert Bowen, boarder, 34, b Suffolk

1913 (49 – 51)

Charles Baker, greengrocer

1962 (47 – 51)

Johnson and Bailey, builders


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