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Brown Bear, 65 Broad street WC2

St Giles pub history index

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St Giles in Fields, London. The St Giles in Fields , London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

Residents at this address.

1829/W Thomas/../../../Robsons Directory

1833-34/William Thomas/../../../Pigots Directory

1841/T Codgbrook/../../../Post Office Directory

[In May 1838 Michael Merigan was living at 39 Hooper Street, Lambeth (The Old Farm House, 39 Hooper Street, Lambeth SE1) when he married. **
In 1839 and 1841, there is a Michael Merigan, at the Green Dragon, 44 Half Moon Street, Bishopsgate;
In 1842, there is a Michael Merigan, at the Black Lion, 4 Berwick street, Soho and in 1843, there is a Michael Merigan at the Brown Bear, 65 Broad street WC2
In February 17th 1845 there is a marriage of Michael Merigan, Widow, of Kingsland road to Margaret Daly, a minor, at Shoreditch.
In 1848, there is a Michael Merigan, at the Bulls Head, 40 Vere Street, St Clement Danes
In 1849, there is a Michael Merigan, at the Duke on Horseback, Holland Street, Southwark Christchurch
Michael Merigan was born in Ireland about 1813. His occupation on the England 1851 census was Brewer (William Street, Fulham). On the 1861 census (at Thames Street, Hampton, Middlesex) his occupation is Licensed Victualler, at the Bell, Thames Street, Hampton. He died in 1880. **
In 1866 and 1867, there is a Michael Merigan, at the Jane Shore, 103 Shoreditch High Street]

1843/Michael Merigan/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/James Skinner/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/James Skinner/Licensed Victualler, Widow/58/Combe, Wiltshire/Census
1851/James Thomas Skinner/Son, Engineer/18/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1851/Eleanor Castle/Sister, Housekeeper/52/Newington, Kent/Census
1851/Sarah Castle/Sister, Assistant/45/Newington, Kent/Census
1851/Elizabeth Drory/Niece, Barmaid/32/Newington, Kent/Census
1851/John Castle/Waiter/33/Newington, Kent/Census
1851/Mary Fenton/Servant/24/Ireland/Census
1851/Henry Seaward/Visitor, Licensed Victualler/48/Middlesex/Census
1851/Margaret Seaward/Visitor Wife/47/Newington, Kent/Census
1851/Henry J Seaward/Visitor/11/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1851/Adelaide Seaward/Visitor/5/Kingsland, Middlesex/Census

June 1853/James Skinner/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

June 1853/George Burnard Eagle/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

June 1855/Francis Church, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

June 1855/Hannah Maria Church, executrix of Francis Church/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1856/Miss Hannah Maria Church/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/William Spong/Licensed Victualler/33/Shearmouth, Kent/Census
1861/Mary Spong/Wife/34/Bearwood, Wiltshire/Census
1861/Mary Anne Spong/Daughter/2/Walworth, Surrey/Census
1861/Emma Spong/Daughter/3 months/St Giles in the Fields/Census
1861/George Moore/Potboy/15/London/Census

1862/William Spong/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/William Spong/../../../Post Office Directory

1869/William Spong/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1871/William Spong/Licensed Victualler/43/Stourmouth, Kent/Census
1871/Mary Spong/Wife/45/Colne, Wilts/Census
1871/Mary A Spong/Daughter/12/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emma Spong/Daughter/10/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1871/Henry Spong/Son/8/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1871/Edward Spong/Son/4/St Giles, Middlesex/Census
1871/Sarah Spong/Sister, Dress Maker/28//Census
1871/Alfred Spong/Brother, Tailor/26//Census
1871/William Bull/Nephew, Barman///Census

1873/William Spong/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1874/William Spong/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1875/William Spong/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1876/Harry Tom Burton/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1877/George Phillips/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1878/George Phillips/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1879/George Phillips/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1880//George Phillips/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1881/George Phillips/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1882/Jacob Scullerry/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1884/Emma Davison/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/John James Franklin/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/John James Franklin/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/John James Franklin/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/John James Franklin/../../../Post Office Directory

1921/W Dent/../../../Hughes Directory

1921/Trust Houses Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory

1927/Trust Houses Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/Trust Houses Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory

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