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St George in East Index
A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St George In East, London - in East London. The St George In East, East 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.
1881/George Pearson/Beer House Keeper/44/Yorkshire/Census ****
1881/Jane Ann Pearson/Daughter/16/Durham/Census
1882/George Pearson/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1891/John Moulden/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1891/James J Boyce/Beer House Keeper/33/St John, New Brunswick/Census ****
1891/Rebecca J Boyce/Wife/40/Weymouth/Census
1891/Joseph Boyce/Son/7/Poplar, London/Census
1891/George Orson/Step son, Clerk/16/St Pancras, London/Census
1891/Ellen Cobb/Adopted Daughter/16/Poplar, Lonson/Census
Pictures of Augustus and Sarah Williams - circa 1903 - 1905
Kindly provided by Bob Williams
My Great Grandfather, Augustus Williams was a beer house keeper. It appears that 1901 and 1911 records show him as beer keeper at The Gladstone, 37 Dean Street. I believe that after he died in 1913 his son Harry Williams took over the licence. My grand father, Frank Sheppard Williams was at the Foresters, Stepney ***
1895/Augustus Williams/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1899/Augustus Williams/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1901/Augustus Williams/Beer House Keeper/55/Bermondsey/Census ***
1901/Sarah Williams/Wife/50/Bethnal Green/Census
1901/Lavinia Williams/Daughter, Barmaid/23/St Georges East/Census
1901/Alice Williams/Daughter, Barmaid/21/St Georges East/Census
1901/George Williams/Son, Errand Boy/15/St Georges East/Census
1901/William Williams/Son/9/St Georges East/Census
1911/Augustus William Williams/Beer House Keeper/65/Bermondsey, London/Census ***
1911/Sarah Williams/Wife/61/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Frank Williams/Son, Purveyor of Horse Flesh/21/St George East, London/Census
1911/William Alexander Williams/Son, Potman/19/St George East, London/Census
*** Provided By Bob Williams
**** Provided By Kevan