CFHS code : AS159

Parish : All Saints

Inscription : In Memory of FREDERICK SIPPEL d [Jan] 13 1868 aged [49]

Monument : Headstone

Above information amended from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Sippel headstone 2017

Monument

Inscription

Frederick Sippel (1817 – 13 January 1868)

Frederick was born in Ely and was the son of John Burkhardt and Rebecca Sippel.  His father was a music teacher and by at least 1841 his parents and brother Charles had moved to Cambridge. Frederick lived with his sister Catherine (1821-1890) at 18 Trinity Street where Frederick worked as a music teacher, and Catherine as a tabacconist (1861).   Catherine married Thomas Todd in 1864 at All Saints and it is believed that all three lived at 18 Trinity Street, with Frederick eventually working as a tabacconist also. He died aged 49 years old at home.

Sources:

Ancestry

Newspaper archive

by Claire Martinsen

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Frederick Sippel