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70 High Street, Melbourn

70 – 72 High Street, Melbourn

History of 70 High Street


Wortham Hitch, 65, living on own means, b Melbourn

Elizabeth, wife, 43, b Melbourn

Wortham, son, 42, living on own means, b Melbourn


George A Ward, 33, builder, b Melbourn

Constance, 31, b Melbourn

Ethel, 26, b Melbourn

Algernon, 24, engineer, b Melbourn

1911 Woodleigh

Hubert Frederic Ward, 40, builder, b Melbourn

Florence Kate, 36, b Fowlmere

Hubert Edward, 9, b Melbourn

Kathleen Edna, 2, b Melbourn

Hanna Wilson, 17, servant, b Oakington


George Arthur Ward, 42, builder, b Melbourn

Constance Pricilla, sister, 41, b Melbourn

1939 Woodleigh

Florence K Ward, b 1875

Bettine M, b 1906, builder (VAD Cambridge)

Bertha Jenkins, b 1901

William J Jenkins, b 1932


George A Ward, b 1867, building contractor

Agnes Brockett, b 1885, housekeeper





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