CFHS code : MG69

Parish : St Mary the Great

Inscription : In Ever Loving Memory of FRED WARREN d May 14 1925 age 51 also ELLEN WARREN wife of above d May 15 1941 age 64

Monument : Headstone/Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Lat Lon : 52.202135, 0.1377559 – click here for location

Warren grave
Warren monument



Fred Warren (1874 – 14 May 1925)

Fred was the son of William and Hephzibah (née Bareford) and was born and raised at Goose Hall Cottages in Burwell. His father worked as a labourer at a chemical works and aged 17 Fred was working  as a groom. He then  moved to Cambridge to work as an railway engine stoker and lodged at 47 Union Terrace (1901) and married Ellen Barnes in 1901.  They lived at 81 Thoday Street and had at least  two children: Frederick John (1902-1983) and Christopher Edward (1908-1975).  By 1911 Fred was working as an acting train driver, and died at Addenbrooke’s Hospital aged 51 years.

Ellen Warren (née Barnes) (6 December 1876 – 15 May 1941)

Ellen grew up at 84 Cambridge Place and was the daughter of labourer William and Rebecca Barnes.  She worked as a general servant (1891) and in 1901 was living at 17 Cranmer Road and working as a parlour maid. Ellen died at Thoday Street in 1941.



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Ellen Warren; Fred Warren