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Jericho House, 57 Walton Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Oxford pub history index

Rebuilt in the 19th century with the Jericho brewery next door. Today trading as one premises, the Jericho Tavern, at 56 Walton Street. *

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Oxfordshire. The Oxfordshire 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.

1871/Joseph Higgins/Brewer & Publican/44/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census ****
1871/Eliza Higgins/Wife/45/London, Middlesex/Census
1871/Joseph T Higgins/Son, Assistant/17/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/John W Higgins/Son, Assistant/15/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/Edwin Higgins/Son/14/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/Mark Higgins/Son/12/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/George Higgins/Son/11/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/Samuel Higgins/Son/8/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/Eliza C Higgins/Daughter/5/Oxford, Oxfordshire/Census
1871/Hannah Enoch/General Servant/19/Appleton, Berkshire/Census

1876/Joseph Higgins/wine & spirit merchant/../../Harrods Directory ****

Around this time the Lewis family started building a chain of pubs; by 1901, three of the five siblings were licensed victuallers. The third was Mary Elizabeth Attfield ( maiden name Lewis) Who ran the Jericho House, 57 Walton Street, Oxford. Caroline Lewis who was the mother of William, Thomas and Mary was also living with Mary in 1901; who was at the White Hart, Ripley in 1891. Whilst brother Thomas is at the Vine, Chertsey and William is at the Royal Albion, Hastings. ***

1901/Mary Elizabeth Attfield/Licensed Victualler, Widow/33/Lillingslonsdale, Bucks/Census
1901/Albert Edward/Son/7/Wandsworth, London/Census
1901/Gladys May/Daughter/6/Clapham, London/Census
1901/Caroline Lewis/Mother, Widow/56/Minstead, Hants/Census
1901/William Thomas/Barman/29/Stepney, London/Census

1903/Harris H Moore/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1907/Harry Charles Kidby/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1911/Harry Charles Kilby/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1939/Ernest Jack Peacock/../../../Kellys Directory ****



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*** Provided By Perry Lewis

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And Last updated on: Monday, 18-Sep-2017 22:51:32 BST