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Husband: Percy John Chamberlain
Born: 23 Jun 1882 in Kingston, Cambridgeshire 1 Census: 1901 at 4 Swanns Yard, Trumpington (see note 1) Occupation: 1901 General Labourer Census: 1911 in Mill Road, Trumpington (see note 2) Occupation: 1911 - 1939 Lamplighter Gas Co 2 Resided: 1912 - 1913 in Cambridge 3 Military: 1914 - 1918 4 Resided: 1916 - 1919 in London Road, Trumpington 3 Resided: 1920 - 1951 at 6 North Cottages, Trumpington 2,5 Member: 1947 Trumpington Allotment Society 6 Died: 1952 in Cambridge 7 (see note 3) Father: John Chamberlain (1855 - 1920) Mother: Sarah Ann Wayman (1854 - 1915) Other spouse 2 Media link: https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/7663201 Media desc: Lives of the First World War
Wife: Eliza Howard Married: 14 Apr 1906 in Trumpington (see note 4)
Born: ABT 1888 in Stapleford, Cambridgeshire Census: 1891 in Nightingales Cottages, Trumpington (see note 5) Christened: 27 Sep 1891 in Trumpington (see note 6) Census: 1901 at The Red Lion Inn, High Street, Trumpington (see note 7) Census: 1911 in Mill Road, Trumpington (see note 8) Resided: 1912 - 1913 in Cambridge 3 Resided: 1916 in London Road, Trumpington 3 Died: 6 Nov 1918 Buried: 9 Nov 1918 in Trumpington (see note 9) Father: Philip Howard (1856 - 1928) Mother: Mary Wayman (1854 - 1944)
M Child 1: Percy George Chamberlain Born: 12 Aug 1906 in Trumpington 8,9 (see note 10) Christened: 7 Oct 1906 in Trumpington (see note 11) Census: 1911 in Mill Road, Trumpington (see note 12) Died: 1963 in Cambridge 8 (see note 13)
M Child 2: Richard Charles Chamberlain Born: 12 Sep 1908 in Trumpington 8,9 (see note 14) Christened: 9 Jul 1911 in Trumpington (see note 15) Census: 1911 in Mill Road, Trumpington (see note 16) Died: 1958 in Cambridge 8 (see note 17) Wife: Mary Silk b. 27 Jan 1916 Married: 1939 in Cambridge 8 (see note 18)
M Child 3: Arthur Frederick Chamberlain Born: ABT 1909 in Trumpington Christened: 9 Jul 1911 in Trumpington (see note 19) Census: 1911 in Mill Road, Trumpington (see note 20) Died: 1913 Buried: 18 Mar 1913 in Trumpington (see note 21)
M Child 4: Philip John Chamberlain Born: 1911 in Trumpington Census: 1911 in Mill Road, Trumpington (see note 22) Christened: 9 Jul 1911 in Trumpington (see note 23) Died: 1912 Buried: 10 Aug 1912 in Trumpington (see note 24)
M Child 5: Henry Francis Chamberlain Born: 29 Mar 1913 1 Christened: 1 Jun 1913 in Trumpington (see note 25) Resided: 1934 - 1939 at Vine Cottage, Trumpington Road, Trumpington 5 Occupation: 1939 Builders Labourer 1 Occupation: 1947 Gardener 3,6 Member: 1947 Trumpington Allotment Society 6 Resided: 1947 - 1951 at 2 North Cottages, Trumpington 5 Died: 1959 in Cambridge 7 (see note 26) Wife: Violet Bertha Willson b. 9 Jul 1915 d. 2000 Married: 1945 in Cambridge 8 (see note 27)
M Child 6: Walter Ernest Chamberlain Born: 30 Jul 1914 8 (see note 28) Christened: 2 Apr 1916 in Trumpington (see note 29) Occupation: 1946 Cleaner Resided: 1946 - 1953 at 3 North Cottages, Trumpington 5 Occupation: 1947 College Servant 6 Member: 1947 Trumpington Allotment Society 6 Died: 1979 in Huntingdonshire 7 (see note 30) Wife: Vera Carter b. 18 Aug 1915 d. 2000 Married: 30 Mar 1946 in Trumpington (see note 31)
F Child 7: Dorothy Margaret Chamberlain Born: 27 Nov 1915 1 Christened: 2 Apr 1916 in Trumpington (see note 32) Resided: 1939 in 5 Luard Road, Trumpington 1 Occupation: 1939 Parlour Maid 1 Resided: 1950 at 6 North Cottages, Trumpington 5 Resided: 1952 - 1970 at 2 North Cottages, Trumpington Died: 2001 in Cambridge (see note 33)
M Child 8: Sydney William Chamberlain Born: 30 Dec 1917 in Trumpington 9,8,1 (see note 34) Resided: 1939 in Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire 1 Occupation: 1939 Gardener 1 Died: 1989 in Essex 7 (see note 35) Wife: Evelyn Mary Neeves b. 22 Apr 1917 d. 1998 Married: 1936 in Cambridge 8 (see note 36)
Sources: (1) 1939 Register. (2) Spalding's Directory (Kelly's after WW2) (3) Baptism records of children. (4) Roll of Honour, in Trumpington Village Hall. (5) Electoral Register. (6) Trumpington Allotment Society records. (7) Index on ancestry.co.uk. (8) FreeBMD website. (9) Father's war record. Event Notes Note (1) Age 18, born Kingston, with family. General Labourer Note (2) Age 28, born Kingston, Lamplighter Gas Co, with wife Eliza and children Note (3) Jun 1952 Cambridge 4a 173 age 69 Note (4) Apr 14 CHAMBERLAIN Percy John 23 bac gardener otp son of John lab HOWARD Eliza 18 sp [blank] otp dau of Philip carter wits: Harriet Agnes CHAMBERLAIN, John CHAMBERLAIN Note (5) Age 2, born Stapleford, with family Note (6) Sep 27 HOWARD Eliza of Philip & Mary otp dealer Note (7) Age 12, born Stapleford, with family Note (8) Age 22, born Stapleford, with husband Percy John Chamberlain and children Note (9) Nov 9 CHAMBERLAIN Eliza otp 29 wife of Percy, died Nov 6 Note (10) Sep 1906 Chesterton 3b 431 Note (11) Oct 7 CHAMBERLAIN Percy George of Percy John & Eliza of Long Road, Trumpington gardener Note (12) Age 4, born Trumpington, with family Note (13) Dec 1963 Cambridge 4a 305 age 57 Note (14) Dec 1908 Chesterton 3b 401 Note (15) Jul 9 CHAMBERLAIN Richard Charles of Percy John & Eliza of Long Rd, Trumpington lab Note (16) Age 2, born Trumpington, with family Note (17) Dec 1958 Cambridge 4a 190 age 50 Note (18) Dec 1939 Cambridge 3b 2243 Note (19) Jul 9 CHAMBERLAIN Arthur Frederick of Percy John & Eliza of Long Rd, Trumpington lab Note (20) Age 1, born Trumpington, with family Note (21) Mar 18 CHAMBERLAIN Arthur Frederick of 11 Doric Street, Cambridge 3 Note (22) Age 1 month, born Trumpington, with family Note (23) Jul 9 CHAMBERLAIN Philip John of Percy John & Eliza of Long Rd, Trumpington lab Note (24) Aug 10 CHAMBERLAIN Philip John of 32 St Eligius Street, Cambridge 17 mons Note (25) Jun 1 CHAMBERLAIN Henry Francis of Percy John & Eliza of 11 Doric St, Cambridge lab Note (26) Jun 1959 Cambridge 4a 182 age 46 Note (27) Dec 1945 Cambridge 3b 1317 Note (28) Sep 1914 Cambridge 3b 806 mothers surname Howard Note (29) Apr 2 CHAMBERLAIN Walter Ernest of Percy John & Eliza of London Rd, Trumpington lamplighter Note (30) Jun 1979 Huntingdon 9 0911 born 30 Jul 1914 Note (31) Mar 30 CHAMBERLAIN Walter Ernest 31 bac cleaner of 6 North Cottages son of Percy George gas fitter CARTER Vera 30 sp [blank] of 8 North Cottages dau of Rupert George painter wits: Rupert George CARTER, Percy George CHAMBERLAIN Note (32) Apr 2 CHAMBERLAIN Dorothy Margaret of Percy John & Eliza of London Rd, Trumpington lamplighter Note (33) Jul 2001 Cambridge born 27 Nov 1915 Note (34) Mar 1918 Chesterton 3b 562 mothers surname Howard Note (35) Nov 1989 Uttlesford 9 3803 born 30 Dec 1917 Note (36) Dec 1936 Cambridge 3b 1309 Copyright Trumpington Local History Group 2019 Email TLHG Return to TLHG introduction page Name Index