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Queens Head, 52 Great Guildford Street, Southwark St Saviour, London

Southwark St Saviour pub history index

Earlier address is at 74 Great Guildford Street

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Southwark St Saviour, Surrey, London. The Southwark St Saviour, Surrey , 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.

1822/John Pound/Queens Head, Great Guildford street/../../Victuallers Recognizance ****

1825/John Pomroy Hitchcock/Queens Head, Great Guildford street/../../Victuallers Recognizance ****

1826/John Pomroy Hitchcock/Queens Head, Great Guildford street/../../Victuallers Recognizance ****

1851/John Palk/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/John Palk/Victualler/50/Plymouth/Census ****
1851/Elizabeth Palk/Wife/51/Chatham, Kent/Census

July 1853/John Palk/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

July 1853/Henry Hodges/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1856/Henry Hodges/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/Elizabeth Theodore/Licensed Victualler, Widow/41/CAmberwell, Surrey/Census ****
1861/Frances Theodore/Daughter/17/St Georges, Middlesex/Census
1861/Robert J Theodore/Son/15/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census
1861/Edward S Theodore/Son/12/St Saviour, Surrey/Census
1861/Fanny Cocks/Niece, Teacher of Music/20/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/Elizabeth Cocks/Niece/18/Marylebone, Middlesex/Census
1861/Sophia A Gold/Visitor, Milliner/41/New Cross, Kent/Census
1861/William Lane/Waiter/28/Dunmow, Essex/Census

February 1864/John Middleton, executor of Caleb Wythe, late occupier/Incoming Licensee/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

February 1864/Elizabeth Wythe, his widow/../../Era ****

1869/Mrs Elizabeth Wythe/../../../Post Office Directory ****

September 1878/R Jones Theodore/Outgoing Licensee/../../South London Chronicle ****

September 1878/Edwin Morgan/Incoming Licensee/../../South London Chronicle ****

John Axe marries Eliza Rolfe in 1859 at St Dunstans by licence. Her father is George Rolfe, Licensed Victualler, and can be found at the Red Lion, Tylers Green, in Penn, Buckinghamshire.

John Axe is the son of Matthew William Axe, an architect / surveyor and Ann Carr Axe (nee Cox). John Axe is listed as a licensed victualler at his wedding; and they list their address as Fleet Street. Prior to managing the Queens Head his trade was a shoemaker in 1871 in Bushey, Hettfordshire.

1881/John Axe/Licensed Victualler Manager/42/Bushey, Hertford/Census ****
1881/Eliza Axe/Wife/45/Penn, Buckinghamshire/Census
1881/Walter Axe/Son, Leather Dresser/20/Finsbury, Middlesex/Census
1881/Minnie Axe/Daughter, Barmaid/14/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ann C Axe/Daughter, Barmaid/12/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Walter E Axe/Son/12/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Norah Hanbury/General Servant/19/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Ellen Hanbury/General Servant/12/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/John Peddon/Visitor, Accountant/40/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/George Epps/Barman/34/Faversham, Kent/Census

1882/Jas Edward Cain?/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Charles Knowler/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Charles Knowler/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Wm Frank Farmer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Alfred Gear/../../../Post Office Directory ****

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And Last updated on: Friday, 29-Sep-2017 00:17:49 BST