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United Brother, 20 Hale Street, Poplar

Poplar pub history index

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Poplar, London - in East London. The Poplar, 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.

1869/Mrs Mary Workman/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

Mary Workman was proprietor of the beer house at 20 Hale Street.  In the 1871 census we have :

1871/Mary Workman/Widow, Beer House Keeper/75/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census ***
1871/James Workman/Son,  Shipwright/32/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1871/Sarah Workman/Granddaughter/17/ Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1871/Mary Workman/Granddaughter/General Servant/16/ Poplar, Middlesex/Census

They were living at living at ‘United Brother’, 21 Hale Street, Poplar. So was ‘United Brother’ the name of the beer house? Mary Workman snr (1795-1883) was my GGG Grandmother. ***

1879/Squire Bolton / Beer Retailer /../../P.O. Directory **

1881/Thomas Allen/Beer House Keeper/32/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census ****
1881/Elizabeth Allen/Wife/37/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/Florence E Allen/Daughter/11/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census

1884/Thomas Allen/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/John G Jennings/Beer Seller/57/Battersea, London/Census ****
1901/Mary Ann Jennings/Wife/48/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1901/Nelly Jennings/Daughter/21/Stratford, Essex/Census

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*** Provided By Margaret Mackintosh

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 12:24:46 BST