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Pack Horse, The Common, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire

Gerrards Cross 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.

Pack Horse, The Common, Gerrards Cross - circa 1950

Pack Horse, The Common, Gerrards Cross - circa 1950

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The following entries are in this format:

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

In Bryant's Map of 1820, the Packhorse is named and shown on map. *

1847/Thomas Rolfe/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Henry Cock/Publican/66/Bracknell, Berkshire/Census
1851/Elizabeth Cock/Wife/58/Bracknell, Berkshire/Census
1851/Ann Cock/Daughter/17/Bracknell, Berkshire/Census

In the 1861 census this is in Chalfont St Peter District 6. Henry Cock (aged 70) is listed under "Packhorse" as aged 70, a Victualler and Blacksmith. wife Elizabeth ages 65, daughter Ann, Barmaid, aged 27. *

1861/Henry Cock/Victualler & Blacksmith/70/Warfield, Berkshire/Census
1861/Elizabeth Cock/Wife/65/Hurst, Berkshire/Census
1861/Ann Cock/Daughter, Barmaid/27/Warfield, Berkshire/Census

1863/Sarah Cock/../../../Duttons Directory ***

1871/Ann Cock/Licensed Victualler/35/Warfield, Berkshire/Census
1871/Thomas Wren/Lodger, Tailor/35/West Riding, Yorkshire/Census
1871/John Davis/Lodger, Photographer/30/Whitchurch, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/Ann Davis/Lodger/29/City of Norwich/Census
1871/Charles Cooper/Lodger, Warehouse Porter/17/St Leonardsw Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census

In 1872 Beer house register it is listed as being licensed for over 50 years *
1881/Robert Chipps/Bricklayer & Beer Seller/39/Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Elizabeth Chipps/Wife/39/Kensington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Herbert Chipps/Son/13/Falmer, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Elizabeth Chipps/Daughter/12/Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Thomas Chipps/Son/10/Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Ernest Chipps/Son/8/Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Grace Chipps/Daughter/6/Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census

1891/John Bell/Blacksmith/35/Falmer, Buckinghamshire/Census
1891/Rose Bell/Wife/30/Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire/Census
1891/Chas Bertie Bell/Son/10/Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census
1891/Ernest John Bell/Son/4/Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire/Census
1891/Eliza Edlin/Servant/16/Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire/Census

1899/John Bell/../../../Kellys Directory ***

1915/John Bell/../../../Kellys Directory

1915/John Bell of the Packhouse Gerrards Cross Buckinghamshire died 31 October 1915 Administration London 9 December to Rose Annie Bell widow. Effects 338 10s 8d/Probate

1924/Rose Bell/../../../Kellys Directory

1928/Ernest J Bell/../../../Kellys Directory

1931/Ernest J Bell/../../../Kellys Directory

1935/Ernest J Bell/../../../Kellys Directory

* Provided By Gerard Gilbertson

*** Provided By Colin Ager

And Last updated on: Thursday, 08-Oct-2020 18:20:22 BST