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13 York Street

A Carpenter & a Cab Driver


Charles E. Porter, head, 27, 1854, baker, Cambridge
Eliza Porter, wife, 28, 1853, Bottisham, Cambridgeshire
Maud M. Porter, daughter, Cambridge
Charles W. Newman, lodger, 23, 1858, carpenter, Bottisham, Cambridgeshire


Arthur J Neal, head, carpenter, 24, 1867, B. Cambridge
Ada M Neal, 23, 1868, B. Cambridge


John Reed, head, cab driver / groom, 24, 1877, Whaddon, Cambridgeshire
Eunice V Reed, wife, 21, 1880, Fen Ditton, Cambridgeshire


William Baker, 38, cab driver, b. Wickhambrook, Suffolk

Lydia Baker, 36, b. Cambridge

William Nichols, 9, nephew, b. Cambridge

William Dawson, 22, boarder, laundry man at a Steam Laundry, b. North Hemington, London

Sources: 1881, 1891, 1901, 1911 UK Census


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