CFHS code : AL274

Parish : St Andrew the Less

Inscription : In Memory of STANLEY WATERS d March 9th 1943 aged 54 ELSIE FLORENCE WATERS d December 1st 1951 aged 71

Monument : Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey



Relationship: siblings

Stanley Waters (18 March 1889 – 9 March  1943)

Stanley was the son of Frank and Florence (née Freeman) and grew up at East Road (1891) and 54 Mawson Road (1901). His father was a local architect/surveyor and Stanley worked as an engineer/draftsman.    He  lived in Canada for most of his adult life and served in the 1st World War for the Canadian army.

In 1943 he was stationed at the Algonquin Camp, Witley, Surrey, which was used for officer selection for the Canadian army and died at the 15th General Military Hospital, Bramshott, Hampshire,

Elsie Florence Waters (28 February 1880 – 1 December 1951)

Elsie was the eldest child of Frank and Florence and  in 1911 was working as a governess for the Smith family in Wolverhampton.  She then moved back to Cambridge to live with her mother at 13 Milton Road (1939).  Florence Waters died in 1942 and Elsie lived at Milton Road until at least 1945 before moving  to 10 Hertford Street. She died in Addenbrookes Hospital.



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Elsie Florence Waters; Stanley Waters