White Swan, 2 Oxford Street, Exning, Newmarket

The address in the 1861 census is at 1 Swan Street.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Exning, Newmarket - Suffolk. The Exning, Newmarket, Suffolk listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

White Swan, 2 Oxford Street, Exning

White Swan, 2 Oxford Street, Exning

Kindly provided by Tony Green

The following entries are in this format:

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

1861/Ambrose Frost/Shoemaker & Inn Keeper/55/Cotton, Suffolk/Census
1861/Sarah Frost/Wife/56/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1861/Betsey Frost/Daughter/26/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1861/John Frost/Son, Miller/23/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1861/Charles Frost/Son, Shoemaker/21/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1861/Sarah Frost/Daughter/18/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1861/Sophia Frost/Daughter/16/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1861/Robert Frost/Son/13/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1861/Ellen Frost/Grand Daughter/3/London, Middlesex/Census

1869/Ambrose Frost/../../../Post Office Directory

8 May 1869/The Will of Ambrose Frost late of Exning in the County of Suffolk Innkeeper and Shoemaker deceased who died 4 March 1869 at Exning aforesaid was proved at the Principal Registry by the oath of Sarah Frost of Exning aforesaid Widow the Relict the sole Executrix. Effects under 200

1871/Sarah Frost/Inn Keeper, Widow/64/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1871/Sarah Frost/Daughter27/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1871/Sophia Frost/Daughter/25/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1871/John Frost/Daughter/33/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1871/Charles Frost/Son, Shoemaker/31/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1871/Robert Frost/Son/23/Exning, Suffolk/Census
1871/Emily Cass Holcomb/Grand Daughter/11/London/Census

Emily Cass Stephenson (my great great grandmother) was the grand daughter of Ambrose Frost of the White Swan, Exning. (Ambrose Frost had a daughter Lucy, who married James Holcomb, son of Anthony Holcomb, the bailiff at Chippenham Hall, who lived to be 98 and was feted as Chippenham's oldest resident when he died in 1890. James and Lucy Holcomb moved to London where they had two daughters, and kept a beer house called the Jolly Butcher. James died young, and the family moved back to the Newmarket area, where Lucy went into service and the two daughters lived with their grandparents. Emily Holcomb went to live with Ambrose and Lucy Frost at the White Swan in Exning. She subsequently married Charles James Stephenson, and they kept the Carpenter's Arms in Station Road Wood Ditton / Newmarket. Charles James Stephenson died in 1919).  William Charles Stephenson was my great great uncle; which makes him the SON of Charles James Stephenson and Emily Cass Stephenson (nee Holcomb) ... so what we actually see at the Bull in the early 1920s is a mother succeeding her son!! *

1891/John J Briggs/../../../Post Office Directory

* provided by Jeremy Burrows

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