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Thatched House, 22 Black Lion Street, Brighton

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

My interest is in the Dumbrell family, who comes from Rottingdean in East Sussex. Elizabeth's husband, John DUMBRELL 1781-1830, was listed as a publican and victualler, Black Lion Street, from 1813-1822. John died 6 March 1830. In the 1851 census Elizabeth was described as living in Black Lion Street, but was a "proprietor of houses". In 1854 she made her will, and also gave Black Lion Street as her address but gave no profession. She died in 1856 *

October 1813/Edward Dumbrell, son of John and Elizabeth Dumbrell, publican, Black Lion Street/../../../Baptism *

November 1822/Sarah Dumbrell, daughter of John and Elizabeth Dumbrell, licensed victualler, Black Lion Street/../../../Baptism *

1823/John Dumbrell/../../../Pigots Directory *

1832/Eliz Dumbrell/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1839/Elizabeth Dumbrell/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1841/Elizabeth Dumbrell/Inn Keeper/55/Sussex/Census *
1841/Caroline Bowles/Female Servant/15/Sussex/Census
1841/Edmund Davy/Male Servant/10/Sussex/Census

1854/Nicholas Wingfield/../../../Pigots Directory ****

February 1856/On the 11th instant, in her 73rd year. Mrs Elizabeth Dumbrell, widow of the late John Dumbrell, of Brighton/../../../Hampshire Advertiser - Deaths ****

1859/C Palmer/../../../Pigots Directory ****

1861/Charles Palmer/Victualler/52/Sunbridge, Kent/Census ****
1861/Elizabeth Palmer/Wife/49/Selsey, Sussex/Census
1861/Elizabeth Palmer/Daughter/20/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1861/Harriett Palmer/Daughter/18/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1861/Charles Palmer/Son/15/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1861/Emma Palmer/Daughter/14/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1861/Jesse Palmer/Son/12/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1861/Ellen Palmer/Daughter/7/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1861/John Barton/Servant/16/Brighton, Sussex/Census

1866/C Palmer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1878/Charles Palmer/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Harriette Palmer/Inn Keeper, Widow/69/Selsea, Sussex/Census ****
1881/Emma Palmer/Daughter/32/Brighton, Sussex/Census
1881/Emma Christian/Barmaid/25/Brighton, Sussex/Census

1890/Tom Bovey/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Charles Tribe/Licensed Victualler/48/Leatherhead, Surrey/Census ****
1891/Elizabeth Tribe/Wife/53/Reigate, Surrey/Census
1891/Helen Marks/Step Daughter, Barmaid/22/Leatherhead, Surrey/Census

1901/Thomas Banks/Publican/49/London, Middlesex/Census ****
1901/Eliza Banks/Wife/52/London, Middlesex/Census
1901/Alfred Banks/Son, Jobmasters Manager/25/London, Middlesex/Census
1901/Ada Banks/Daughter/23/London, Middlesex/Census
1901/John Jessop/Barman/14/London, Middlesex/Census

1913/Thomas Banks/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1918/Jack Gallaghan/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1930/Albert T Horwell/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938/Albert T Horwell/../../../Post Office Directory ****


* Provided By Sue Reid

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 01-Apr-2017 17:16:23 BST