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Black Swan, Broadley Common

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Black Swan, Broadley Common, Roydon

Black Swan, Broadley Common, Roydon

Kindly provided by Colleen

Black Swan, Broadley Common

Taken by Roys

Known Residents

The following entries are in this format:

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

1845/Thomas Adams/../../../Post Office

1848/John Brown/Victualler/../../White's

1851/Charles Simmons/../../../Post Office

1855/C. Simmons/../../../Kelly's*

1862/Simon Cannon/Saddler/../../Post Office

1867/John Judd/../../../Post Office

1870/Alfred Harper/../../../Kelly's

1871/Alfred Harper/../../../Post Office

1874/John Wilson/../../../Kelly's

1878/John Wilson/../../../Kelly's

1882/Mrs. Sarah Wilson/../../../Kelly's

1886/James Garrard/../../../Kelly's

1890/James Garrard/../../../Kelly's

1891/James Garrard/Publican/43/Wilberham, Cambridgeshire/Census
1891/Eliza Garrard/Wife/41/Cheltenham, Gloucestershire/Census
1891/Henry Garrard/Son/8/Roydon, Essex/Census
1891/Eva Garrard/Daughter/6/Roydon, Essex/Census
1891/Eliza Garrard/Daughter/4/Roydon, Essex/Census

1894/James Garrard/../../../Kelly's

1895/James Garrard/../../../Kelly's

1898/Walter John Moore/../../../Kelly's

1899/Walter John Moore/../../../Kelly's

1901/Walter J Moore/Publican/39/Roydon, Essex/Census
1901/Maria J Moore/Wife/41/Plymouth, Devon/Census
1901/Ethel M Moore/Daughter/14/Highbury, London/Census
1901/Harold Moore/Son/8/Tottenham, Middlesex/Census
1901/Ida M Moore/Daughter/7/Tottenham, Middlesex/Census
1901/William Dicker/Father in Lawe, Royal Navy Pensioner/79/Plymouth, Devon/Census
1901/Maria Dicker/Mother in Law/78/Newton Abbott, Devon/Census


These are my Great Grandparents Thomas & Minnie Robertson, who were landlords of The Black Swan Circa 1902 to 1936. I was informed by my Grandfather that it is taken in the Porch of the Black Swan. The young girl with them is my grandfathers younger sister.

These are my Great Grandparents Thomas & Minnie Robertson, who were landlords of The Black Swan Circa 1902 to 1936. I was informed by my Grandfather that it is taken in the Porch of the Black Swan. The young girl with them is my grandfathers younger sister.

Kindly provided by Jacqui Robertson



1902/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1906/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1908/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1910/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1911/Thomas Robertson/Publican & Wholesale Confectioner/52/Cherlsea, London/Census ****
1911/Minnie Robertson/Wife/38/Holme, Nottinghamshire/Census
1911/Minnie Eleanor Robertson/Daughter/11/Epping, Essex/Census
1911/Margaret Anna Robertson/Daughter/8/Roydon, Essex/Census
1911/Amy Isabella Robertson/Daughter/6/Roydon, Essex/Census
1911/Dorothy Mary Robertson/Daughter/5/Roydon, Essex/Census
1911/Charles Digby Westwood/Boarder, Farm Labourer, Widow/68/Epping Green, Essex/Census

1912/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1914/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1917/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1922/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1925/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1929/Thomas Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1933/Mrs. Minnie Robertson/../../../Kelly's

1937/Alec Sleap/../../../Kelly's

1954-69/Douglas Robert Morgan/Landlord/../../Granddaughter**

1969-92/Edna Dorothy Morgan/Landlady/../../Granddaughter**


* Provided by the Pubs, Inns and Taverns Index for England, 1801-1900

** Provided by Katherine Brown

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