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2017 RGL

The Royal Albert Benevolent Society Almshouses

History of Royal Albert Almshouses

2017 RGL

1861 (Albert Asylum)

2 Charles Coleman, 62, retired whitesmith, b Norfolk; Eliza, 61, b Cambridge

3 Mary Kemp, widow, retired house…., b Ickleton; Harriet Pilgrim, grand daughter, 15, companion, b Gt Chesterford

Alice L Clayton, widow, 64, retired cook, b Hunts; Robert C Gray, grandson, b Cambridge

4 Sarah Peachey, 54, retired farmer’s daughter, b Cambs; Sophia Gibbon, visitor, 76, b Cambridge

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1871: Albert Buildings

1 Sarah Reynolds, 80, b Essex house proprietress

2 Susanna Hammond, 72, b Norfolk, annuitant; Elizabeth M Hammond, 30, b Cambridge

3 Susan Woolnough, 37, b Cambridge

4 Elizabeth Coleman, 71, annuitant

5 Mary Kernk, 84, b Ickleton, annuitant; Mary Clark, servant, 13, b Chesterton

6 John S Readhead, 72, b Cambridge; Jane Rogers, servant, 44, b Dry Drayton

7 Elizabeth Rayment, 76, b Gt Shelford

8 Sarah Peachey, 69, b Cambs, annuitant

9 Ann Craghill, 62, b Hunts, annuitant

10 Rose Curzon, 66, b Teversham, annuitant; Rose Ann Curzon, 31, b Cambridge, semptress

11 Joseph Fuller, 75, b Cambridge, formerly confectioner

12 Susab Bonett, 76, b Cambridge, annuitant

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1881: (Albert Asylum)

Hills Road

1 Hannah Doughty, 75, b Meldreth; Lily B Snarcy, 13, granddaughter, b Chesterton

Elizabeth Gidley, 69, b Devon; Amelia S Hunt, 54, niece, b Middlesex

2 Susan Woolnough, 71, b Herts

Sarah Green, widow, 89, b Bassingbourn; Anne Randall, visitor, 59, retired servant, b Cambs; Emma Whitehead, 59, b Cambs

3 Elizabeth Coleman, 81, widow, b Cambs

4  Mary Anne Muggleton, 73, b Cambridge

Sarah Peachy, 79, b Burwell

5 Rose Curwen, 75, b Cambridge

Ann Craghill, 72, b Hunts

6 Joseph Fuller, widower, 84, formerly fruiterer, b Cambridge

English Tyler, 79, formerly confectioner, b Essex

Ann, wife, 58, b Essex

Avenue Road [Brooklands Avenue]

1 Johnathan Appleby, 73, formerly cook, b Waterbeach

Harriet, 68, b Duxford

2 Charlotte Frost, widow, 74, b Cambridge

3 vacant

4 Sarah Thurlow, 74, b Fulbourn

Emma Thurlow, 42, dressmaker, b Cambridge

5 John Atkins, 67, former tailor,  b Kent

Mary, 68, b Suffolk

6 Margaret J Renton, 68, former lodging house keeper, b Lambeth

7John Cole, 67, former tailor,  b Middlesex

Martha, 67, b Cammbridge

8 Thomas Saunders, 73, annuitant, b Cambridge

Eliza, 70, b Cambridge

Mary Anne, 40, b Cambridge

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1891: (Albert Asylum)

  1. Eliza Saunders, 81, b Cambridge; Mary A E S, 50 living on own means; Mary A Dunkley, servant, 18, b Hunts
  2. Isabella Cherry, widow, 57, b Cambridge
  3. John Barton, widower, 77, house agent,  b Cambridge
  4. William Chapman, 77, retired builder, b Cambridge; Hannah, 70, b Cambridge
  5. Sarah Thurlow, widow, 85, b Cambridge; Emma, 52, dressmaker, b Cambridge
  6. William Male, 76, retired shoemaker, b Dry Drayton; Elizabeth, 67, b Newmarket
  7. Edward Bird, 76, retired tailor, b Cambridge; Frances, 79, b Cambridge, b Cambridge
  8. Thomas Isaacson, 73, iron monger’s salesman, b Cambs; Mary A, 62, b Cambs
  9. James  Dewberry, 73, retired bootmaker; Sarah, 69, b Cambridge
  10. John Willimott, widower, 64, reitred butcher, b Chesterton; Elizabeth Kidman, servant, 74, b cambridge
  11. Rhoda Wakefield, widow, 71, b Cambridge
  12. Susannah Rowton, 73, retired schoolmistress, b Cambridge
  13. Mary A Muggleton, widow, 84, b Cambridge; Elizabeth Safford, 46, servant, b Cambridge
  14. William Fletcher, 68, retired maltster, b Notts;Caroline Fletcher, widow, 85, b Wimpole
  15. Ann Craghill, 81, b Hunts; Mary Kirkham, servant, widow, 54, sick nurse, b Whittlesea
  16. James Edwards, 78, retired plumber, b Cambridge; Eliza, 81, b Cambridge; Sarah Nicholson, daughter, married, 45, b Cambridge
  17. Mary Fuller, widow, 71, retired dressmaker, b Leics
  18. Joshua Barker, 73, retired butcher, b Bourn; Alfred Barker, 21, electrical instrument maker, b Cambridge
  19. George Rayment, 78, retired bootmaker, b Cottenham; Eliza, 74, b Cherry Hinton
  20. Mary Page, widow, 69, retired licensed victualler, b cambridge
  21. George Caddy, 66, retired bootmaker, b Norfolk; Anne, 64, b Warwicks.
  22. Charles Plumb, 76, widower, retired printer, b Suffolk

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1901:

  1. Stephen Bell, widower, 87, retired tailor, b Cambridge; Elizabeth Bell, daughter, 48, b Chesterton
  2. Isabella Cherry, widow, b Cambridge; Ellen M Drury, companion, 23, b Cambridge
  3. Robert Samuel Mullen, widower, retired corn dealer, b Norfolk; Sarah Mullen,  b Norfolk
  4. William Chapman, 87, widower, carpenter, b Cambridge; Martha Pratt, 56, housekeeper, b Cambridge
  5. Naomi Jarman, widow, b Cambridge
  6. William Barton, retired fish dealer, b Cambridge; Eliza Barton, Cambridge
  7. Helen Maze, 73, b London; Beatrice M Dibley, granddaughter, 18, b Middlesex
  8. Joseph Wilmott, retired baker and corn dealer, b Barrington; Sarah Wilmott, b Norfolk
  9. Rebecca Odams, 65, b Cambridge
  10. Phoebe Holden, 74, b Cambridge; Sarah Hardman, 70, servant, b Cambridge
  11. William Dann, 82, b Cambs; Elizabeth Dann,  widow, born Cambridge
  12. Obadiah Barker, 78, b Saffron Walden; Julia H Barker, daughter, 55, b Great Chesterford
  13. Sarah Fletcher, 74, widow,  b Suffolk
  14.  Susan Lincoln, 83, widow, b Norwich
  15.  Harriet Sandfield, 75, b Cambridge
  16. Caroline Fletcher, widow, 85, b Wimpole; Rebecca Fletcher, 53, b Notts
  17. William B Cross, 68, retired grocer ;Mary Theand Cross, b Norfolk
  18.  Orpah Dickinson, widow, 74, b Cambridge
  19. Arthur Mole, 75, retired tailor, b Beds; Maria Mole, widow, b Cambridge
  20. Eliza Haslop, 69,  b Cambridge; Elizabeth Rackham, 70, visitor, 70,  b Norfolk
  21. Grace Newell, 77, b Ely
  22. George Caddy, 76, retired bootmaker, b Norfolk; Anne, 74, b Warwicks.

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1911:

  1. Mary Ann Careless, 81, retired draper, b Cambridge
  2. Isabella Cherry, 71, widow, b Cambridge; Hannah Careless, visitor, 35, b Trumpington
  3. Robert Samuel Mullen, 89, widower, b Norfolk; Ann Stearn, companion, widow, 62, b Cambs
  4. Elizabeth Sarah Barber, 79, widow, b Cambridge
  5. Naomi Jarman, 88, widow, b Cambridge; Amelia Wallis, 68, widow, companion, b Cambridge
  6. William Barton, 79, retired fish dealer, b Cambridge; Eliza Barton, 70, b Cambridge
  7. William Thurlow, 80, shoemaker, born Cambs
  8. Joseph Wilmott, 81, retired baker and corn dealer, b Barrington; Sarah Wilmott, 84, b Norfolk
  9. Alfred Edward Tuck, 91, widower, retired tailor, b Cambridge; Anne Jane Rowell, 53, housekeeper, widow, born Cambridge
  10. Sarah Channell, 76, widow, b Cottenham
  11. Elizabeth Dann, 86, widow, born Cambridge
  12. Charles Barker, 75, retired gardener, Cambridge; Mary Barker, 74, b Bottisham
  13. Elizabeth Lucy Key, 75, widow, Northants; Edith Emma Key, daughter, 47, housekeeper, b London
  14.  –
  15.  –
  16. Mary Ann Beaumont, 75, widow, born Cambridge; Anne Kay Beaumont, 38, b Cambridge; Mary Ann Beaumont, 36, dressmaking, b Cambridge
  17. William Holmes, 91, widower, retired shoemaker, b Ely; Elizabeth Head, 65, housekeeper, born Herts
  18. Mary Theand Cross, 75, widow, b Norfolk
  19.  –
  20. Maria Mole, 82, widow, b Cambridge; Arthur Mole, 55, no occupation, b Cambridge
  21. Emma Thurlow, 72, single, b Cambridge
  22. Eleen Plumb, 65, widow, born Cambs; Kate Ellen Mildred Plumb, 35, single, bookkeeper, b Cambridge
  23. William Henry Crouch, 78, late watchmaker, b London; Sarah Crouch, 65, b Cambridge
  24. Mary Rawlins, 84, widow, b Kent; Charlotte Hills, 77, widow, born Kent; Dorothy Ponting, niece, 17, student correspondence, b Surrey
  25. George Henry Barker, 79, retired carpenter, b Cambridge; Caroline Barker, 79, born Cambridge

 

1913:

24 out of 25 appartments occupied

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