CFHS code : AS194

Parish : All Saints

Inscription : In Loving Memory MARY ANN FROST d Feb 24 1895 aged 38 GEORGE ALFRED FROST d March 26 1936 aged 48 WALTER HARRY FROST d May 27 1940 aged 81

Monument : Headstone/Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey



Mary Ann Frost (c.1857 – 24 February 1895)

Little is known of Mary’s early life except she was born in Histon. She married Walter Frost and the couple had at least six children: Lilian Louisa (1879-1958), Rose Alice (1880-1946), Walter Harry (1882-), Ethel Mary (1884-1956), Grace Elizabeth (1885-1947) and George Alfred (1887-1936).  Walter was a college servant and the family lived at 29 Brunswick Place. Mary died aged 38 years old.

George Alfred Frost (1886 – 26 March 1936)

George was the youngest son of Walter and Mary and worked  worked as a college servant (1911) like his father.  He is believed to have died in Eastbourne aged 48 years old.

Walter Harry Frost (13 November 1859 – 27 May 1940)

Walter was the son of George and Louisa Ann (née Chandler).  He grew up at 21 Magdalene Street where his father was a baker, and aged 11 (1871) Walter was also working as a baker. However by  the age of 21 he was married and working as a college servant.

After he was widowed he married Sarah Louisa Hayden (1875-1949) in 1899 and the couple had at least seven children: William Frederick (1902-1957), Florence Louise (1903-), Olive May (1906-), Harold Walter (1909-), Ronald A (1912-1912),  Doris E (1914-) and Molly Gladys (1918-2004).  They lived at 22 Jesus Lane and then 38 Milton Road (1911) before moving out to live at 4 Cambridge Road in Great Shelford (1939).   Walter is believed to have died in Great Shelford.



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George Alfred Frost; Mary Ann Frost; Walter Harry Frost