CFHS code : HT356

Parish : Holy Trinity

Inscription : In Loving Memory of FREDERICK W MOORE d June 1937 aged 46 also his beloved wife AGNES d September 1968 aged 76

Monument : Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Monument

Inscription

Frederick William Moore (1890 – June 1937)

Frederick was the eldest son of painter Harry Edward Moore and Mary Ann. He was born in Oakington but grew up at 78 Sedgwick Street. Frederick worked for Great Eastern Railway as a railway porter and in 1911 was lodging at 28 Station Road, Whittlesford with widow Jane Aveling. He married Agnes Whitby in 1915 and they lived at 31 Madras Road. He died at home and was buried at Mill Road Cemetery on 3 June 1937.

Agnes Moore (née Whitby) (7 March 1892 – 22 September 1968)

Agnes was born in  Hackney and grew up at 74 Mayfield Road with her parents Henry and Elizabeth and four sisters.  Henry Whitby was a carpenter and aged 19 Agnes was working as a scullery maid for merchant banker Herbert Gibbs at 8 Portman Square. She married  Frederick Moore when she was 23 years old and continued to live at 31 Madras Road after his death.  In 1939 she was working at the County Boys’ School as a cook/housekeeper. Agnes died at Madras Road ageed 76 years old.

Sources:

Ancestry

Parish burial records transcribed by CFHS

by Claire Martinsen

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Agnes Moore; Frederick William Moore