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Fews Lane, (High Street) Long Stanton

History of Fews Lane

1851 Fews Lane

Abraham Few, 51, ag. lab., b Willingham


John Munns, 61, ag.lab, Over


William Whithead, 48, ag.lab., b Long Stanton All Saints


Joseph Childs, 30, ag.lab., b Long Stanton All Saints


Sander Bell, 44, ag.lab., b Long Stanton All Saints


John Pink, 56, ag.lab., b Boxworth

Ruth née Burgess, 54, b Long Stanton All Saints

Alfred, 13, b Long Stanton All Saints

In 1841 the Pink family were living in Brook End, Longstanton.

1841 John Pink, Ruth, William 23, Rebecca 19, Alfred 4.

However, in 1851 Brook End is not listed and therefore Fews Lane may have been the same location.

Ruth was born in Longstanton in 1797, daughter of Thomas Burgess and Susannah Allen.

Their eldest son was William, b 1818 Longstanton, who married Martha Clifton in 1840.

Their second son was James, b Longstanton in 1821. He married Susan Wolfe in Rampton in 1847 and in 1851 was living there.

In 1841 their 12 year old son, Jonathan was living as a servant just two houses away on Brook End, with the family of William Childs. In 1851 Jonathan is a servant in the family of Edward Roburson (farmer with 162 acres) on the High Street, Longstanton. In 1861 Jonathan is married and living on Back Street, Bluntisham. Alfred became a bricklayer; he married  Elizabeth Stukins in 1863 and in 1871 they are living in Islington.

1861 Fews Lane

William Few


John Munns


William Whithead


Alexander Bell


Joseph Childs


John Pink


Rebecca, 38, dress maker

Alfred, 23, ag.lab.

1871 High Street (Fews Lane not named)

William Few


John Whithead


Joseph Childs


Alexander Bell


James Pink, 51, ag.lab., b Long Stanton

Susan, 45, b Long Stanton

Walter, 12, b Long Stanton

Oliver, 9, b Long Stanton

Allen, 6, b Long Stanton

Eliza Jane, 4, b Long Stanton

Fews Lane 1886 OS

1891 Fews Lane

Charles A Few, farm labourer


John Whitehead, farm labourer


Edward Phillip, 72, farm labourer, b Long Stanton


Simon Crisp, 35, farm labourer, b Long Stanton


Charles Few, 46, ag.lab., b Long Stanton


John Whitehead, 66, ag.lab., b Long Stanton


Francis Crisp, 39, horse keeper on farm, b Long Stanton


John Ellwood, 59, shepherd on farm, b Trumpington


Frederick Collis, 50, ag.lab., b Long Stanton


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