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Blacksmiths Arms, Handy Cross, Marlow, Buckinghamshire

Marlow pub history index

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Buckinghamshire. The Buckinghamshire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1869/Charles Augustus Rixon/Beer Retailer, Handy Cross/../../Post Office Directory ****

1877/Charles Augustus Rixon/Beer Retailer, Handy Cross/../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Charles A Rixon/Blacksmith/57/Bisham, Berkshire/Census ****
1881/Eleanor Rixon/Wife/60/Hurley, Berkshire/Census
1881/Ada E Rixon/Daughter/24/Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Augustus Rixon/Son, Blacksmith/22/Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Emanuel Wixon/Lodger, Farm Labourer/36/Stokenchurch, Oxfordshire/Census
1881/William Pauling/Lodger, Farm Labourer/23/Newbury, Berkshire/Census

1891/Charles Augustus Rixon/Blacksmith, Widow/65/Burchetts Green, Berkshire/Census ****
1891/Augustus Rixon/Son, Blacksmith/32/Handy Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census
1891/Ada Emma Rixon/Daughter, Housekeeper/34/Handy Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census
1891/William Rixon/Grandson/6/Hendon, Middlesex/Census

1911/Sydney James Edwards/Publican/34/Caterham, Surrey/Census ****
1911/Rosa Edwards/Wife/37/City, London/Census
1911/Sydney Lawrence Edwards/Son/7/City, London/Census


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