Author Topic: The Martins, Bossington Lane, Linslade  (Read 156 times)

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Re: The Martins, Bossington Lane, Linslade
« Reply #9 on: Wednesday 06 January 21 15:05 GMT (UK) »
William is a confectioner and tobacconist on marriage.  Some shopkeepers seem to accumulate a lot of money, perhaps it was a knock-down price, or the seller just wanted anyone to take it off his hands.

Some do. My uncle and aunt did pretty well after starting with one shop in Linslade by the bridge