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Anchor & Hope , High Hill Ferry, Hackney

Hackney pub history Index

At Providence Terrace in 1871 census. At High Hill Ferry, Upper Clapton by 1896

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Hackney, Middlesex - now in East London. The Hackney, East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Anchor & Hope, 15 High Hill Ferry, E5 - in June 2007

Anchor & Hope, 15 High Hill Ferry, E5 - in June 2007

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

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

1851/John Iszard / Beer and Chandlerís Shop Keeper & Bargeman /../../London Gazette, 30 September 1851 **

1871 / Richard Godfrey / Beer Seller / 46 / Manchester / Census **
1871 / Elizabeth Godfrey / Wife / 45 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census
1871 / George Godfrey / Son, Bricklayer / 24 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census
1871 / Richard Godfrey / Son, Labourer / 16 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census
1871 / William Godfrey / Son, Office Boy / 14 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census
1871 / James Godfrey / Son, Scholar / 13 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census
1871 / Ellen Godfrey / Daughter, Scholar / 9 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census
1871 / Robert Godfrey / Son, Scholar / 5 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census
1871 / Thomas Godfrey / Son, Scholar / 2 / Hackney, Middlesex / Census

1872/R Godfrey /../../../Brabnerís Hackney Directory **

1874/Richard Godfrey / Beer Retailer & Boat Builder /../../Post Office Directory **

1881/Elizabeth Godfrey/Beer House Keeper, Widow/56/Hackney, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/William Godfrey/Son, Boat Builder/23/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/James Godfrey/Son, Carpenter/21/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen Godfrey/Daughter/20/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry R Godfrey/Son/16/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Thomas Godfrey/Son/12/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alfred Smith/Grandson/10/Hackney, Middlesex/Census

1891/Richard Godfrey/Beer Seller/36/Clapton, Middlesex/Census ****
1891/Robert Godfrey/Brother, Barman/24/Clapton, Middlesex/Census
1891/Thomas Godfrey/Brother, Groom/22/Clapton, Middlesex/Census
1891/William Robinson/Boarder, Bricklayer/19/Homerton, Middlesex/Census

1896/Richard Godfrey/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Richard Godfrey/Beer Seller/46/Clapton, London/Census ****
1901/Henry R Godfrey/Brother, Barman/34/Clapton, London/Census
1901/James Godfrey/Nephew, Potman/18/Clapton, London/Census

1902/Richard Godfrey/../../../Kelly's ****

1904/Jas W Alexander/../../../London Trade Directory ****

1907/Jn W Alexander/../../../London Trade Directory ****

1908/James Tyler /../../../P.O. Suburban Directory **


*** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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