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Jolly Farmers Inn, Iveshead Road, Shepshed, Leicestershire

Shepshed pub history index

This pub remains open. (2016) ** The Iveshead Inn in the 1861 census.

Directory of Pubs in the UK historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Leicestershire. The Leicestershire 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.

1861/William Kirkland/Victualler/50/Mugginton, Derbyshire/Census ****
1861/Elizabeth Kirkland/Wife/50/Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire/Census
1861/Charles Middleton/Servant/14/Barrow on Soar, Leicestershire/Census

1877/William Kirkland/Victualler, Jolly Farmers, Iveshed/../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire ****

1887/James Merriman / Victualler /../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire 1887-1888 **

1899/James Merriman / Victualler /../../Wright’s Directory of Leicestershire & Rutland **

1911/Arthur Henry Kerry/Licensed Victualler/40/Englefield, Berkshire/Census ****
1911/Minnie Kerry/Wife, Assistant/37/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1911/Cecil Kerry/Son/11/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1911/Kathleen Kerry/Daughter/8/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census
1911/Anthony Kerry/Son/6/Shepshed, Leicestershire/Census


** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Friday, 24-Jun-2022 07:41:15 BST