Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

145 Sturton Street

A Waiter and a Bricklayer


Robert H. Nelson, head, married, 47, engine fitter G E Railway, b. Worstead, Norfolk
Emily Nelson, wife, married, 37, b. Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Thomas Nelson, son, 19, porter G N Railway, Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Robert Nelson, son, 17, assistant at museum, b. Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Mary L. Nelson, daughter, 13, scholar, b. Swaffham, Norfolk
William Nelson, son, 11, scholar, b. Swaffham, Norfolk
Francis Nelson, daughter, 8, scholar, b. Swaffham, Norfolk
Emily Nelson, daughter, 6, scholar, b. Cambridge
Henry A. Nelson, son, 5, scholar, b. Cambridge
Minnie M. Nelson, daughter, 1, b. Cambridge


Richard Miller, 61, Waiter at an Inn (there were many Inns nearby on East Road & Newmarket Road) , b. Ashden, Essex

Elizabeth Miller, 63, b. Bath, Somerset

Florence Miller, 18, b. Cambridge


John Reynolds, 43, bricklayer, b. Cambridge

Hepzibah Reynolds, 41, b. Cambridge

John Reynolds, 19, bricklayer, b. Cambridge

Ethel Reynolds, 17, factory hand, b. Cambridge

Charles Reynolds, 13, errand boy, b. Cambridge

Francis Reynolds, 11, b. Cambridge

Alice Reynolds,9, b. Cambridge

Harry Reynolds, 7, b. Cambridge

Amy Reynolds, 5, b. Cambridge

William Reynolds, 1, b. Cambridge

Ethel Goode, 8, niece, b. Cambridge

145 Sturton Street doesn’t appear on the 1911 Census.

Sources – 1881, 1891, 1901, 1911 UK Census


Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing

Dear Visitor,


Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.


Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?


If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.


Every donation makes a world of difference.


Thank you,

The Museum of Cambridge