CFHS code : BE93

Parish : St Bene’t

Inscription : In Affectionate Remembrance of WILLIAM SAMUEL BROWN d March 15 1909 aged 34

Monument : Headstone

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Brown headstone April 2019

Monument

Inscription

In Affectionate Remembrance of WILLIAM SAMUEL BROWN
Who died March 15 1909 aged 34 years

“Loving Thoughts.”

William Samuel Brown (c.1874 – 15 March 1909)

William was born in Saffron Waldren and married Florence Mary Hankin (Florrie) (1876-1955) in Cambridge in 1897.  In 1901 they were living in West Ham, London and William was working as a general labourer.  They had two sons:  William John Samuel (1901-1974) and Reginald Wilfred(1905-1983).  William Jnr was born in London, but the couple had returned to live at Kingston Street by the time Reginald was born in April 1905.  William died in 1909 aged 34, and in 1911 Florrie was living at 32 St. Matthews Street with her sons.  She worked as a college bedmaker and lived with son Reginald until her death.

Source:

Ancestry

by Claire Martinsen

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William Samuel Brown