CFHS code : AS167

Parish : All Saints

Inscription : In Loving Memory of SAMUEL STUBBINGS METCALFE d —- 24 [1885]

Monument : Stone cross

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Monument

Inscription

Samuel Stubbings Metcalfe (1843 – 1885)

Samuel was the son of Samuel Stubbings Metcalfe and his wife Hannah. He was baptised on 4 April 1843 and grew up on Castle Street.  Samuel (Snr) was a compositor and Hannah worked as a college bedmaker In 1861 Samuel was working as a baker, but was a college servant by 1871. He married Susannah Flack (1835 – 1908)  in 1878 and the couple lived at 23 Sussex Street with his mother Hannah (1881). Samuel died aged 42 years old.

His widow ran a lodging house from 23 Sussex Street (1891) and later at 13 St. John’s Street (1901).

Source:

Ancestry

by Claire Martinsen

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Samuel Stubbings Metcalfe