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The Hope Tavern, 2 Pollard Row, Bethnal Green E2

Bethnal Green pub history index

Buskers - Renamed back to Ye Olde Hope (1993)] - This pub was demolished in 2007. **

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Bethnal Green, Middlesex - now in East London. The Bethnal Green, East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

The Hope, Pollard Row, Bethnal Green - in November 1939

The Hope, Pollard Row, Bethnal Green - in November 1939

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

The Hope, Pollard Row, Bethnal Green - on a coach outing

The Hope, Pollard Row, Bethnal Green - on a coach outing

Kindly provided by John Carnaby

The following entries are in this format:

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

1803/Thomas Homewood / Victualler / /../../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1808/Jane Crops / Victualler / /../../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1814/Samuel Turner /../../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1818/Samuel Turner /../../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1820/Samuel Turner /../../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1839/John Robert Ward /../../../Pigot’s Directory **

1842/R J Ward/../../../Robson’s Directory **

1851/Robert Entwistle /../../../Kelly’s Directory **

January 1858/John Sam Amos/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1858/George William Wright/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

October 1859/George William Wright/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

October 1859/James Baynton/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1861/James Baynton/Licensed Victualler/69/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census ****
1861/Mary A Baynton/Wife/45/Suffolk/Census
1861/Mary A Baynton/Daughter, Barmaid/38/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Henry Baynton/Son/17/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1861/John Baynton/Son/14/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1861/Henry Brackel/Potman/19/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census

May 1866/James Baynton/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1866/Mary Ann Coe/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

7th July 1866/Mary Ann Coe/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

7th July 1866/Elizabeth Potter/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/Mrs Elizabeth Potter /../../../P.O. Directory **

January 1871/Elizabeth Potter/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1871/George Francis Whitehead/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1871/G F Whitehead/Licensed Victualler/45/Limehouse/Census ****
1871/Isabel Whitehead/Wife/40/Barking, Essex/Census
1871/Thos Whitehead/Son/11/Colney Hatch/Census
1871/Fredk Whitehead/Son/9/Colney Hatch/Census
1871/Sml Whitehead/Son/6/Colney Hatch/Census
1871/Isabel Whitehead/Daughter/16/Limehouse/Census
1871/Emily Whitehead/Daughter/7/Colney Hatch/Census
1871/Fanny Whitehead/Daughter/3/Colney Hatch/Census
1871/John Skidmore/Servant/18/Poplar/Census
1871/Rebecca Wright/Servant/19/Bethnal Green/Census

1872/G F Whitehead /../../../Brabner’s Hackney Directory **

September 1877/Jonathan Foster/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

September 1877/William Edward Groom/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1881/William Edward Groom/Licensed Victualler/42/London City Of, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Sarah Ann Groom/Wife/41/Bromley, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emma Maria Groom/Daughter/19/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1881/Jane Groom/Daughter/12/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/George William Groom/Son/8/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen Butler/Servant/20/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census
1881/Julia Hensher/Niece/11/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census

1884/William E Groom/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/George Knights/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/George Knights/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/George Knights/Publican/45/Campsea Ash, Suffolk/Census ****
1901/Rose Knights/Wife/28/Brentford, Middlesex/Census
1901/Martha Sherwin/Barmaid/19/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Alice Heath/Barmaid/21/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Maggie Shado/Servant/21/Poplar, London/Census

1911/George Knights/Licensed Victualler, Widow/56/Copsea Ash, Suffolk/Census ****
1911/Jessie Woods/Barmaid/30/Stratford, essex/Census
1911/Percy Donnell Pratt/Nephew, Barman/20/Ipswich, Suffolk/Census
1911/Hannah Jane Freeman/General Servant/31/Peckham, London/Census

1915/George Knights/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1934/Samuel H J Boon/../../../Kelly's ****

1938/Mrs Ellen May Boon/../../../Post Office Directory ****

+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Monday, 17-Jul-2017 00:31:05 BST