CFHS code : BE48

Parish : St Bene’t

Inscription : In Loving Memory of FLORENCE DEAN d Dec 13 1912 age 25 also DORIS FLORENCE DEAN d March 30 1929 age 19 also ARTHUR OCTAVIUS DEAN d Jan 23 1951 age 65

Monument : Open Book/Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Dean monument 2017



Florence Dean  (née Stearn) (1887 –  13 December 1912)

Florence was  the daughter of Charles and Emma and grew up on New Street. Her father was  bricklayer, who later worked as a gas stoker and Florence married Arthur Dean in 1909 when she was c.24 years old. Arthur was a whitesmith and they lived at 63 Brighton Terrace (1911) with their daughter Doris.  Florence died in 1912 after three years of marriage.

Doris Florence Dean (c.1910 – 30 March 1929)

Doris was the only child of Arthur and Floence and died aged 19 years old.

Arthur Octavius Dean (3 October 1885 – 23 January  1951)

Arthur was the son of Frederick and Corenda (née Smith) and was raised at 12 Edward Street (1891), then 7 Gwydir Street (1901). His father worked as a printing machine minder and Arthur worked as a whitesmith.  After he was widowed he returned to live at 7 Gwydir Street with his mother and six siblings. Cordenda Dean died in 1946, and Arthur died at home in 1951.



by Claire Martinsen

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