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59 & 61 Cottenham Road, Histon

History of 59 & 61 Cottenham Road

Listed building:

Pair of cottages. C17. Timber framed with panelled plaster. Long straw thatch roof.

This is where John Chivers, father of Stephen, came to live at 59/61, Cottenham Road with his brother and sister around 1817.


William Chivers, 50, farmer

Sarah, 60

Stephen, 15

In 1851 John Chivers, 60 was living at 5 Cottenham Road; William Chivers, 59, was living at 6 Cottenham Road.

In 1851 as well, Stephen and Rebecca Chivers, wife, were living at 10 Cottenham Road. There was a Philip Chivers living 9 Cottenham Road.





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