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Crown & Sceptre, 22 Old Change, St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street, City of London

St Mary Magdalen Fish Street index

A listing of historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street parish, City of London. The St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street, City of London Public House Trade Directory 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.

1833-34/Merriveld Worrell, Crown & Sceptre, 20 Old Change/../../Pigots Directory ****

1839/Daniel Staples/../../../Pigots Directory ****

This is the same Samuel East who was in the Green Man in Stratford in 1824.  In 1840, an Old bailey Trial lists Samuel as a witness, when he mentions keeps the White Hart Tap, Liverpool Street, Bishopsgate. He and his wife Harriet were here in Old Change, between St Paulís Cathedral and the river, in the 1841 census. In 1851 Harriet was running the Ship, Artillery Lane now known as Williamsí Ale and Wine bar; whilst Samuel languished in Whitecross Street Debtorsí Prison having been bankrupted for at least the second time. The first time was when he gave up The Green Man. Samuel & Harriet are my great great great grandparents. He died in 1860 in Bethnal Green. Iíve not found her death.

1841/Samuel East/Publican/50/../Census ****
1841/Harriet East/../50/../Census
1841/Joseph East/French Polisher/20/../Census
1841/George East/../10/Middlesex/Census

1851/William Thomas Pocock/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1851/Maria Pocock/Licensed Victualler, Widow/40/Manningtree, Essex/Census ****
1851/Emma Lacy/Niece, Barmaid/23/Harwich, Essex/Census
1851/Eliza Harris/Niece, Dressmaker/20/London, Middlesex/Census
1851/Bathesa Fernandez/Lodger/28/Valencia, Spain/Census

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

July 1853/Phillip H Connell/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1856/James Adams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1861/James Adams/Victualler/56/Garleston, Suffolk/Census ****
1861/Jane Adams/Wife/52/Kingston, Somerset/Census
1861/James Adams/Son, Carpenters Apprentice/18/City of London/Census
1861/Jane Adams/Daughter/13/City of London/Census
1861/Elizabeth Barnes/Sister, Assistant, Widow/66/Kingston, Somerset/Census
1861/Charlotte Roberts/House Servant/19/St Pancras, Middlesex/Census

1869/J Adams/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Ebenizer S Meredith/Licensed Victualler/47/Waterloo Road, Surrey/Census ****
1881/Mary A Meredith/Wife/34/Deptford, Kent/Census
1881/Alfred Flack/Stepson/13/London City, Middlesex/Census
1881/Lily Flack/Step Daughter/12/London City, Middlesex/Census
1881/Caroline Meredith/ Daughter/5/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1881/Herbert C W Meredith/Son/4/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1881/Caroline Ford/Sister In Law, Barmaid/26/Deptford, Kent/Census

1884/Ebenizer S Meredith /../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Ebenizer S Meredith /../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Ebenizer Meredith/Licensed Victualler, Widow/55/Lambeth, London/Census ****
1891/Alfred Flack/Stepson, Journalist/20/City, London/Census
1891/Caroline Meredith/Daughter/15/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1891/Herbert Meredith/Son/14/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1891/Rose Cracknell/Barmaid/22/City, London/Census
1891/Maggie Goaten/Barmaid/18/Poplar, London/Census

1895/Ebenizer S Meredith /../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Ebeneer S Merdith/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Ebenezer S Meredith/Publican, widow/67//Census ****
1901/Caroline Meredith/Daughter, Clerk/24/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1901/Herbert C W Meredith/Son, Medical Electrician/23/Croydon, Surrey/Census
1901/Louise C Johnson/Barmaid/26/Witley, Hampshire/Census
1901/Margaret Pettit/Barmaid/21/Siclesmere, Suffolk/Census
1901/Annie M Field/Cook/26/Poplar, London/Census

1910/George Henry Fryer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Mrs Anita Simmons/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938/Hy J McSorley/../../../Post Office Directory ****

*** Provided By Ken Ripper

**** Provided By Kevan

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