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Old Red Lion, 217 Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel

Whitechapel index

In 1877 described as Road side. Before 1910 at 103 Whitechapel Road

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.

Old Red Lion, 217 Whitechapel Road - formerly the Red Lion & formerly at 103 Whitechapel Road. The Pub closed in 1991 - premises now in use as a shoe shop - photo taken August 2006.

Old Red Lion, 217 Whitechapel Road - formerly the Red Lion & formerly at 103 Whitechapel Road. The Pub closed in 1991 - premises now in use as a shoe shop - photo taken August 2006.

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1814/John Austin / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1815/Moses William Born / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1823/Moses William Born / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1827/Samuel Reader Pamphilon / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1828/Samuel Reader Pamphilon / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1829/Michael Melvay / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1830/Michael Melvey / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1833/Michael Melvey / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1835/Melveys/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1836/George Mark Perren / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office, records held at Guildhall Library **

1839/George Mark Perren/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/John Siely/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1841/George Mark Perren/../../../per: Missing Ancestors website **

1842/G M Perren/../../../Robsonís Directory **

1844/George Mark Perren/../../../Thompsonís Directory **

August 1850/Edward Coddington/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

August 1850/Nathaniel Brooks/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1851/Nathaniel Brooks/Licensed Victualler/41/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1851/Ann Brooks/Wife/40/Horsham Sussex/Census
1851/Ann Brooks/Daughter/6/London, Middlesex/Census
1851/Nathaniel Brooks/Son/4/London, Middlesex/Census
1851/Walter Brooks/Son/2/London, Middlesex/Census
1851/Augusta Brooks/Daughter/1/London, Middlesex/Census
1851/Catherine Sullivan/House Servant/19/Leytonstone, Essex/Census
1851/James Heritage/Barman/23/Northamptonshire/Census
1851/Emma Matham/Under Servant/14/London, Middlesex/Census

1852/Nathaniel Brooks/../../../Watkinís Directory **

January 1853/Nathaniel Brooks/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

January 1853/James Dyer/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1855/Ann Dyer / Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era, Sunday 15 July 1855 **

1855/Thomas Harby Gill / Incoming Licensee /../../The Era, Sunday 15 July 1855 **

1856/Thomas Gill/../../../Post Office Directory ****

April 1865/Thomas H Gill, the later occupier/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

April 1865/Sarah Maria Gill and Louisa Gill, executrices/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

May 1865/Sarah Maria and Louisa Gill/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

May 1865/William Butcher/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1865/William Butcher/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era ****

November 1865/William Wells/Incoming Licensee/../../Era ****

1869/John Waller/../../../P.O. Directory **

4th July 1868/John Waller/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

4th July 1868/William Finch/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

August 1873/John Waller, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

August 1873/Jemima Waller, widow and executrix of John Waller/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1874/executors of Jemima Waller, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1874/William Dean/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1878/John Mohrmann/../../../P.O. Directory **

January 1877/the executors of Johann Mohrmann, deceased, the late occupier/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

January 1877/Metta Adelbeid Mohrmann/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1878/M A Mohrmann/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

July 1878/T D Hill/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer ****

1881/George Crussell/Public House Manager/26/Corringham, Essex/Census ****
1881/Charles Eroms/Barman/22/Peckham, Surrey/Census
1881/Joseph Crussell/scholar/12/Lee, Kent/Census
1881/Henry Joyce/Barman/43/St Lukes, Middlesex/Census
1881/William Clover/Barman/33/Colchester, Essex,/Census
1881/Annie Manning/Domestic Servant/16/St Georges, Middlesex/Census

1882/Thomas David Hill/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1884/Joseph Stephen Munn/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Joseph Munn/Licensed Victualler/60/Charlton, Kent/Census ****
1891/Charlotte R Munn/Wife/57/Chatham, Kemt/Census
1891/Herbert R Munn/Son/18/Bromley by Bow, London/Census
1891/Anne Driscoll/General Servant/33/Limehouse, London/Census
1891/Walter Whittaker/General Servant/20/Bethnal Green, London/Census

1891/Joseph Stephen Munn/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1895/Edward Horace Tyson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Edward O'Driscoll/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/William Jas Gordon/Licensed Victualler/44/Woolwich, Kent/Census ****
1901/Jenny Gordon/Wife/35/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1901/William Chas Gordon/Son/14/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1901/Henry Thomas Gordon/Son/10/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1901/Alfred Jas Gordon/Son/8/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1901/Lydia Graves/Barman/18/Canning Town, London/Census
1901/Ruby Stone/Cook/20/Leytyonstone, London/Census
1901/Thomas Sarvent/Potman/54/Colchester, Essex/Census
1901/Alice Raymond/Barmaid/21/Wapping, London/Census

1910/Martin Horn/../../../P.O. Directory **

1911/Martin Horn/Publican/50/Mainz, Germany/Census ****
1911/Theresa Horn/Wife/50/Germany/Census
1911/Mary Tacoby/Sister in Law, Barmaid/35/Stepney, London/Census
1911/Fred Tacoby/Brother in Law, Barman/33/Stepney, London/Census

1912/Martin Horn/../../../P.O. Directory **

1914/Martin Horn/../../../P.O. Directory **

1915/Martin Horn/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1921/Ralph Cartoof/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1923/Kindness Meron/../../../P.O. Directory **

1938/J R Murphy & Sons Ltd/../../../Post Office Directory ****


+ Provided by Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park

** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 22-Jul-2017 22:50:59 BST