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United States, 69 St George Street, St George In East

St George in East Index

The address is given as 63 Ratcliff Highway in August 1848 and earlier, prior to street renaming. The pub's name is listed as The Bunch of Grapes in the 1848, 1854 license transfers and again in 1856, and as simply The Grapes in the 1851 census. *

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.

1839/John Webster Robertson/../../../Pigot's Directory *

1841/John W. Robertson/../../../Post Office Directory *

August 1848/Frederick Lyte/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

August 1848/Isaiah Dunks/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

December 1848/Isaiah Dunks/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

December 1848/George Haley/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1851/Paul Lindsay/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Debroh Tietgen/Landlady, The Grapes (Widow)/50/Stepney, Middlesex/Census *
1851/Ann Tietgen/Daughter, Sempstress/36/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Maria Tietgen/Daughter, Sempstress/29/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Sarah Chalmers/Sister (Widow), Barmaid/67/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Catherine P. Franklin/Niece, Waistcoat Maker/18/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Chambers/Sister, Annuitant/45/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Sarah Franklin/Waistcoat Maker/18/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1851/Thos. Franklin/Nephew, Barman/20/Borough, Surrey/Census
1851/Sarah Lignuio/Visitor (Widow), Annuitant/64/Borough, Surrey/Census
1851/Henry Davis/Nephew, Butcher/18/St George in the East, Middlesex/Census

November 1854/David Gray/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

November 1854/Robert Rudd George/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1856/Robert George/../../../Post Office Directory *

1869/Thomas Malone/../../../Post Office Directory *

1871/Thomas Malone/Piblican/39/Westmeath, Ireland/Census ****
1871/Mary Malone/Wife/39/Westmeath, Ireland/Census
1871/Thomas Malone/Son/7/St George East, Middlesex/Census
1871/Mary Malone/Daughter/5/St George East, Middlesex/Census
1871/Catharine Clark/Domestic Serrvant/16/St George East, Middlesex/Census

1881/Thomas Dickson/Licensed Victualler/26/St George East, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Caroline Dickson/Wife/26/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice Dickson/Daughter/3/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Caroline Dickson/Daughter/2/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Maria Dickson/Daughter/8 months/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Priscilla Wilson/Monthly Nurse/55/Chatham/Census
1881/N M Ward/Potman/20/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census

1882/Thomas Dickson/../../../Post Office Directory *

1884/Arthur Wood/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Charles J GF Shannaw/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Alfred Morris/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Wm Lable/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Henry Lucas/Publican/28/Essex/Census ****
1901/Alice E Lucas/Wife/36/Somersetshire/Census
1901/Richard Lucas/Brother/30/Essex/Census
1901/Thomas Revell/Lodger/45/London/Census
1901/William Rowland/Lodger/30/Leith/Census
1901/David Taylor/Lodger, Watch Maker/40/Perth/Census



* Provided By Ewan

**** Provided By Kevan


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