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Bird in Hand, 396 / 101 Oxford Street, St Annes, Soho

Soho index

In 1882, complete renumbering takes place - now at 101 Oxford Street.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Soho - in London. The Soho,  London 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.

1839/Richard Fairlam/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/Richd Fairlam/../../../Post Office Directory ****

September 1848/Richard Fairlam, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

September 1848/Mary Fairlam, his widow/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

October 1861/George Young/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

October 1861/Edward Dewen/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1869/Robert Tarner/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Joseph Thompson/Licensed Victualler/74/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Elizabeth Thompson/Wife/54/London, Essex/Census
1881/Alfred Thompson/Son, Clerk/21/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emily P Lane/Barmaid/25/Margate, Kent/Census
1881/Mary Salter/Barmaid/24/Hackney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emily Sayers/General Servant/24/Gt Chesterton, Norfolk/Census
1881/Dorah Lewis/Visitor/16/Greenock, Scotland/Census

1882/Mrs Elizabeth Thompson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/William Dowse/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Wm Hy Munday/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/John Beech/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/John Beech/Licensed Victualler/41/City, London/Census ****
1901/Elizabeth M Beech/Wife/42/Poplar, London/Census
1901/Leonard Manning/Barman/18/Loughton, Essex/Census
1901/Jennie Sear/General Servant/24/Chelsea, London/Census
1901/Alice Mardell/Barmaid/20/Boulogne, France (English subject)/Census

1921/Mrs Kate Ellen Burls/../../../Post Office Directory ****

**** Provided By Kevan

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