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The White Lion is named in the 1891 census. *
A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Whitechapel, London - in East London. The Whitechapel East 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.
1881/John Symes/Beer Housekeeper/61/Broad Clyst, Devon/Census ****
1881/Sarah Symes/Wife/60/Hydon Clyst, Devon/Census
1881/Alfred Symes/Son, Painters Warehouseman/36/Hydon Clyst, Devon/Census
1882/John Symes/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1891/Samuel Smart/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1891/Samuel Smart/Beer House Keeper/28/Canning Town/Census *
1891/Matilda Smart/Wife/24/Old Ford/Census
1891/Mary A. Lance/Visitor/22/St Georges/Census
1891/Louisa G. Lance/Visitor/14/St Georges/Census
1899/Ralph Alf. Phillips/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1910/Wm Hy Hammond/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1914/John Thos Varney/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1915/Samuel Diamond/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *
1921/Mrs Elizabeth Schofield/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****
1934/Wm Storr/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory ****
* Provided By Ewan
** Provided By Stephen Harris
**** Provided By Kevan