Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex. If you can contribute to the site, send me some details to Kevan, along with some description of the specific property.

Napoleon III, 24 Great Earl Street WC2H

St Giles pub history index

The early name is the Royal Oak until at least 1849; Great Earl street is renamed Earlham street

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

Royal Oak :

1839/John Higgs/../../../Pigots Directory

1842/Dan Dismore/../../../Robsons Directory

1848/James Clark../../../Post Office Directory

November 1848/James Clark/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

November 1848/Elizabeth Garden/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

August 1849/Elizabeth Garden/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

August 1849/Thomas Davies/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

Napoleon III :

1851/James Skeggs/Licensed Victualler/35/Middlesex/Census
1851/Eliza Skeggs/Wife/38/Middlesex/Census
1851/James William Skeggs/Son/10/Middlesex/Census
1851/George Skeggs/Son/8/Middlesex/Census
1851/Eliza Skeggs/Daughter/6/Middlesex/Census
1851/Harriet Skeggs/Daughter/5/Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Ann Skeggs/Daughter/3/Middlesex/Census
1851/Maria Allen/Niece/13/Middlesex/Census

Morning Advertiser 23 April 1851 - Licence transfers
Royal Oak, Great Earl street, James Skeggs to John Haywardy

1861/Thomas De Pledge/Licensed Victualler/50/Yorkshire/Census ***
1861/Eleanor De Pledge/Wife/43/Warwickshire/Census
1861/Mary Ann Duggan/Step Daughter/7/Middlesex/Census
1861/Fredk De Pledge/Son/6 months/Middlesex/Census
1861/Michael Thos Duggan/Stepson/2/Middlesex/Census
1861/Lucy Sarah Hurst/Barmaid/28/Middlesex/Census
1861/Helen Whooley/Housmaid/15/Middlesex/Census
1861/Jas Bassett/Pot Man/29/Middlesex/Census

January 1862/Thomas Depledge/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1862/Edmund George Hartley/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

October 1865/John Phipps Sinclair/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

October 1865/John Underwood/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

February 1866/John Underwood/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

February 1866/Edwin Lewis Ford/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1869/Frederick Pritchard/../../../Post Office Directory

And Last updated on: Wednesday, 02-Jun-2021 14:57:47 BST