The 1871 census for Cardiff records 31-year-old Philip Yeo and his 35-year-old wife Mary Ann Yeo living at 257/258 Bute Street. Philip is recorded as a general outfitter.
The family appears to have been living at their shop, as the address is in a street with other commercial premises nearby. Sons Francis, Walter and Barnard are listed in the household, as well as two shop assistants and a servant.
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