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George, 14 Bury Street, Westminster

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

1825/Mr Forman/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1827/Rd Forman/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association ****

1833-34/Richard Forman, George, 14 Bury street, St James's/../../Pigots Directory ****

November 1848/Henry Thorn/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

November 1848/Joseph Healey/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper ****

1856/Joseph Healey/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1869/Joseph Healey/../../../Post Office Directory ****

My Great Grandfather was Henry Couchman. In 1870 he ran "The Old Fish" in Baldwins Gardens, Grays Inn Road; in  1877  "The Hope", Ivy Lane St. Pauls and "The Dukes Head";  in 1879  "The George" Bury St, Piccadilly; in 1888  "The Harp" Church St. Lisson Grove; and in 1891  "The Old Kings Head", Tooley St.
Henry died in 1893 and his son Harry went on to establish COUCHMAN'S LTD soon after WW1. **

1879/Henry Couchman/../../../.. **

1881/Henry Couchman/Licensed Victualler/39/Dover, Kent/Census ****
1881/Jane Couchman/Wife/33/Bredgar, Kent/Census
1881/Minnie Couchman/Daughter/8/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harry Couchman/Son/3/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Arthur Couchman/Son/7 months/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Clara Swan/Sister, Assistant/24/Sittingbourne, Kent/Census
1881/Alexander Dickson/Butler And Valet/39/Tyrone, Ireland/Census
1881/Huber Airpad/Servant (Inn)/29/Austria/Census
1881/George Eldon/Servant (Inn)/38/Ireland/Census
1881/Emma Rutledge/Servant (Inn)/43/Worcester, Worcester/Census
1881/Emma Bell/Servant (Dom)/22/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Edward Teryman/Servant (Inn)/20/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Henry Couchman/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Walter H Hammond/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/John Frost/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Albert Hudson jun/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/George Alfred Cam/../../../Post Office Directory ****

** Provided by Norma Leatherby

**** Provided By Kevan

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