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Wife: Mercy Gillett
Born: 21 Nov 1886 in Alconbury, Huntingdonshire 1 Resided: 1910 at 6 North Cottages, Trumpington 2 Census: 1911 at 6 North Cottages, Trumpington (see note 1) Resided: 1920 - 1951 at 6 North Cottages, Trumpington 3 Died: 1952 in Cambridge 4 (see note 2) Father: Mother: Other spouse 1
Husband: Percy John Chamberlain Married: 17 May 1920 in Trumpington (see note 3)
Born: 23 Jun 1882 in Kingston, Cambridgeshire 1 Census: 1901 at 4 Swanns Yard, Trumpington (see note 4) Occupation: 1901 General Labourer Census: 1911 in Mill Road, Trumpington (see note 5) Occupation: 1911 - 1939 Lamplighter Gas Co 5 Resided: 1912 - 1913 in Cambridge 2 Military: 1914 - 1918 6 Resided: 1916 - 1919 in London Road, Trumpington 2 Resided: 1920 - 1951 at 6 North Cottages, Trumpington 5,3 Member: 1947 Trumpington Allotment Society 7 Died: 1952 in Cambridge 4 (see note 6) Father: John Chamberlain (1855 - 1920) Mother: Sarah Ann Wayman (1854 - 1915) Other spouse 1 Media link: https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/7663201 Media desc: Lives of the First World War
F Child 1: Living Husband: Living
F Child 2: Living Husband: Living
M Child 3: Arthur Chamberlain Born: 1924 in Cambridge 8 (see note 7) Resided: 1947 at 6 North Cottages, Trumpington 3 Occupation: 1947 Factory Hand Resided: 1949 - 1950 at 1 River Farm Cottages, Latham Road, Trumpington 3 Died: 1963 in Cambridge 8 (see note 8) Wife: Living
M Child 4: Living
M Child 5: John Chamberlain Born: 1928 8 (see note 9) Died: 1928 Buried: 7 Aug 1928 in Trumpington (see note 10)
Sources: (1) 1939 Register. (2) Baptism records of children. (3) Electoral Register. (4) Index on ancestry.co.uk. (5) Spalding's Directory (Kelly's after WW2) (6) Roll of Honour, in Trumpington Village Hall. (7) Trumpington Allotment Society records. (8) FreeBMD website. Event Notes Note (1) Age 24, born Alconbury, with husband Charles M Metcalfe and children Note (2) Mar 1952 Cambridge 4a 238 age 65 Note (3) May 17 CHAMBERLAIN Percy John 38 widr lab otp son of John lab METCALFE Mercy 33 wid [blank] otp dau of Henry William GILLETT lab wits: Frank CHAMBERLAIN, Rose Elizabeth COLE Note (4) Age 18, born Kingston, with family. General Labourer Note (5) Age 28, born Kingston, Lamplighter Gas Co, with wife Eliza and children Note (6) Jun 1952 Cambridge 4a 173 age 69 Note (7) Dec 1924 Cambridge 3b 607 mothers surname Gillett Note (8) Mar 1963 Cambridge 4a 307 age 38 Note (9) Sep 1928 Cambridge 3b 606 mothers surname Gillett Note (10) Aug 7 CHAMBERLAIN John of Nightingale Cottages, Trumpington 7 wks died Aug 3, by W CAMPBELL under the Burials Act Copyright Trumpington Local History Group 2019 Email TLHG Return to TLHG introduction page Name Index