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126 York Street

A Gas Works Labourer

This property has been demolished.  By the time of the 1910 Land Tax the plot is referred to as a garden.


John W. Payton, head, 26, 1855, labourer at gas works, Cambridge
Mary W. Payton, wife, 25, 1856, Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire
John W.S. Payton, son, 7, 1874, scholar, Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire
Charlotte H. Payton, daughter, 5, 1876, scholar, Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire

Sources: 1881, 1891, 1901, 1911 UK Census, 1910 Land Tax,


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