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11 Fairbanks Street

This three-story multi-family house was built in 1910.

The 1916 Bromley Atlas shows Robert Jones as the owner of this house.

The 1925 City Directory lists John Costello, a starter for the Boston Elevated Railway; James Fitzgerald, an electrician; and Daniel Hickey, an engineer, as residents of this house.

The 1925 Bromley Atlas shows D.J. and C.A. Hickey as the owners of this house.

In 1930 this house was owned by Daniel Hickey, a 69-year old fireman from Ireland. Daniel lived with his 62-year old Irish wife Catherine. Part of this house was rented for $40 a month by John Costello, a 43-year old from Ireland who worked as a starter for a street railroad. John lived with his 39-year old Irish wife Helen and their two daughters: 17-year old Mildred and 12-year old Irene. Another part of this house was rented for $40 a month by James Fitzerald, a 33-year old electrical contractor. James lived with his 34-year old wife Elizabeth, a telephone operator; and their 8-year old daughter Marie. The building was valued at $12,000.



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