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Adam & Eve, 126 Abbey Road, West Ham E15

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This public house is close to the ruins of the Langthorne Abbey. The modern address was at 126 Abbey Road, Stratford. It was damaged by enemy action and closed on the 1st July 1944, and reopened on the 2nd April 1948

Adam & Eve, 126 Abbey Road, West Ham E15 - in 1921

Adam & Eve, 126 Abbey Road, West Ham E15 - in 1921

Adam & Eve, 126 Abbey Road, West Ham E15 - in 1951

Adam & Eve, 126 Abbey Road, West Ham E15 - in 1951

The following entries are in this format:

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

1821-1828/Jane Levey/Licensee/../../Alehouse Recognizances*+

1826/Jane Leves/../../../Pigot's Directory

1839/Robert Birdsall/../../../Pigot's Directory

1841/Ephraim Uffindell/Inn Keeper/60/../Census ***
1841/Isabella Uffindell/../60/../Census
1841/Elizabeth Uffindell/../30/Essex/Census

1845/Ephraim Uffindell/../../../Post Office Directory

1848/Ephraim Uffindell/../../../White's Directory

1851/Ephraim Uffindell/../../../Post Office Directory *

1851/Ephraim Uffendell/licensed victualler/72/Cambridge/Census **
1851/Isabella Uffendell/wife/70/Middlesex/Census
1851/Elizabeth Uffendell/daughter/55/Leytonstone, Essex/Census
1851/Elizabeth Uffendell/niece/26/Barking, Essex/Census
1851/Charles E Uffenden/grandson/10Wanstead, Essex/Census

1855/E Uffindell/../../../Post Office Directory ***

1856/Samuel Smith Carter/../../../Post Office Directory *

1861/Samuel Carter/Victualler/53/St Pancras, Middx/Census ***
1861/Sarah Carter/Wife/54/Spitalfield, Middx/Census
1861/Ann Carter/Daughter/19/Whitechapel, Middx/Census
1861/Elizabeth Palmer/Visitor/31/Whitechapel, Middx/Census
1861/Sarah J Stanford/Barmaid/23/St Clements, Middx/Census
1861/John W Holmes/Waiter/19/Bedfordshire/Census
1861/Thomas Witting/Herald painter/54/Old Ford, Middx/Census
1861/James Witting/Herald painter/34/Knightsbridge, Middx/Census
1861/Sam S Carter/Son, Surveyor/15/Knightsbridge, Middx/Census
[I have doubts about the authenticity of the last entry ]

1862/John Cane/Corn Miller/../../Kelly's Directory

1867/John Houlston/../../../Post Office Directory *

September 1867/Mrs Murray, a widow/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1870/Mrs. Ann Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory

1871/Mrs. Ann Murray/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Ann Murray/Publican, Widow/46/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census ****
1871/William/Son/19/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Anne/Daughter/15/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Edward/Son/13/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/James/Son/11/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Harriet/Daughter/9/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Jane/Daughter/7/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Joseph/Son/5/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1871/Charles/Son/2/West Ham, Essex/Census
1871/Ellen Ovens/General Servant/14/Durham, South Shields/Census

1874/Mrs. Ann Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory

1878/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory

1881/William Murray/Publican/29/St. Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harriett Murray/Wife/23/Middlesex/Census
1881/Harriett Murray/Daughter/3/West Ham, Essex/Census
1881/William Murray/Son/8m/West Ham, Essex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Green/Barmaid/21/Middlesex/Census

1882/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory

1886/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory ****

1896/William Murray/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Arthur Dyson/Licensed Victualler/40/Poplar, London/Census ****
1901/Elizabeth Dyson/Wife/40/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Joseph Murray/Nephew, Barman/18/West Ham, Essex/Census

1902/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory ***

1906/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory *

1908/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory

1912/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory

1913/Murray/../../../Freehold

1914/William Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory *

1917/Ernest Belcher/../../../Kelly's Directory

1919 - 1920/Belcher/../../../Freehold

1921 - 1924/Eversden/../../../Freehold

1922/Arthur Everton/../../../Kelly's Directory *

1925 - 1927/Ellis/../../../Freehold

1925/Stanley Ellis/../../../Kelly's Directory

1928 - 1934/Murray/../../../Freehold

1934/Jas Murray/../../../Kelly's Directory ****

1935 - 1936/Giddings/../../../Freehold

1938/Thos Giddings/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1937 - 1941/Williams/../../../Freehold

1942 - 1947/Mrs Williams & C Williams/wife & father/../../Freehold

1944/Stanley Douglas Williams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1948 - 1957/S D Williams/../../../Freehold

1959 - 1959/C T Lane/../../../Freehold

February 1960/C A Ollenbuttel/../../../Freehold

1961 - 1963/J A Prescott/../../../Freehold

October 1963 - 1966/Mrs L A Harbour/../../../Freehold

August 1966/G Janes/../../../Freehold


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** Provided by John Mead

**** Provided by Kevan