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  • Lion, High Street, Chipping Ongar

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

    Chipping Ongar index

    Lion Hotel, Ongar

    Lion Hotel, Ongar

    Lion Hotel, Ongar in 1907

    Lion Hotel, Ongar in 1907

    Known Residents

    The following entries are in this format:

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

    1791/Thomas Nichols/Innkeeper & Coach & Waggon Master/../../Universal British

    1823-4/Thomas Nichols/../../../Pigot's

    1828-9/Thomas Nichols/../../../Pigot's

    1832-3/Thomas Mansfield/../../../Pigot's

    1839/Henry Strudy/../../../Pigot's

    1841/Henry Sturdy/innkeeper/25/Essex/Census **
    1841/Susannah Sturdy/wife/20/Essex/Census **
    1841/Susan Atridge/female servant/20/Essex/Census **
    1841/Henry Peters/male servant/35/Essex/Census **
    1841/Ann Peters/lodger/35/Essex/Census **
    1841/Sarah Peters/lodger/15/Essex/Census **
    1841/Henry Peters/servant/12/Essex/Census **
    1841/James Gough/lodger/[26]/not born Essex/Census **
    1841/Edward Gough/lodger/25/not born Essex/Census **
    1841/John Gough/lodger/20/not born Essex/Census **
    1841/Thomas Gough/lodger/18/not born Essex/Census **
    1841/Samuel Gough/lodger/15/not born Essex/Census **
    1841/George Nelson/lodger/65/not born Essex/Census **

    1845/James Merrington/../../../Post Office

    1848/Joseph Fuller/../../../White's

    1851/Joseph Fuller/Inland Revenue Office/../../Post Office

    1851/Joseph Fuller/victualler/48/Felsted, Essex/Census **
    1851/Elizabeth Fuller/wife/48/Hunsdon, Hertfordshire/Census **
    1851/Susannah Fuller/daughter/09/Deptford, Kent/Census **
    1851/Joseph Speller/house servant/45/Hunsdon, Hertfordshire/Census **
    1851/Elizabeth Man/house servant/21/Easton, Essex/Census **
    1851/William Pollard/visitor/25/Easton, Essex/Census **

    1856/Joseph Fuller/../../../Post Office

    1862/Charles Smith/Wine & Spirit Merchant/../../Kelly's

    1867/Charles Smith/Wine & Spirit Merchant/../../Post Office

    1870/Charles Smith/../../../Kelly's

    1871/Charles Smith/../../../Post Office

    1874/Michael Regan/../../../Kelly's

    1878/Michael Regan/../../../Kelly's

    1881/Michael Regan/Publican/60/Ireland/Census
    1881/Mary Regan/Wife/39/Sevenoaks, Kent/Census
    1881/Mary H. E. Regan/Daughter/14/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
    1881/Michael H. Regan/Son/11/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
    1881/Florence L. Regan/Daughter/10/Camberwell, Surrey/Census
    1881/Gertrude Regan/Daughter/5/Ongar, Essex/Census
    1881/Christopher K. Regan/Son/3/Ongar, Essex/Census
    1881/Emily Lucas/Domestic Servant/26/Ongar, Essex/Census
    1881/Sarah A. Bannister/Servant, Domestic Nurse/2/North Ockendon, Essex/Census

    1882/Michael Regan/../../../Kelly's

    1886/George Mason/../../../Kelly's

    1890/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1891/Frederick Gibbs/Publican/39/Peasenhall, Suffolk/Census ****
    1891/Jane Gibbs/Wife/38/Calme, Wilts/Census
    1891/Herbert Weston/Step Son/17/Calme, Wilts/Census
    1891/Reginald Gibbs/Son/3/Burnham, Essex/Census
    1891/Anna M Deacon/General Servant/24/Burnham, Essex/Census
    1891/Alfred Moore/Ostler/28/North Weald, Essex/Census
    1891/Thomas W Wright/Boarder/26/Barnes, Surrey/Census

    1894/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1895/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1898/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1899/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1901/Frederick Gibbs/Licensed Victualler/48/Peasenhall, Suffolk/Census ****
    1901/Jane Gibbs/Wife/51/Calne, Wiltshire/Census
    1901/Efhel Gibbs/Niece, Servant/17/Coggleshall, Essex/Census
    1901/Hannah E Pearl/Barmaid/31/Newmarket, Suffolk/Census

    1902/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1906/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1908/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1910/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1912/Frederick Gibbs/../../../Kelly's

    1914/Mrs. Louise Gaunt/../../../Kelly's

    1917/James Outing/../../../Kelly's

    1922/Edward James Walker & Son/../../../Kelly's

    My grandfather, William Newport was here at the Euston Road Tavern (1891), the King of Prussia, Union Street, Southwark (1899 - 1910); the Sennocke Hotel, Sevenoaks (circa 1913);  here until possibly up until 1922. He was then at the Lion Hotel, Chipping Ongar by 1925. His brother, James Newport ran The Star, 38 St Johns Wood 1899/1910.  *

    1925-6/William Newport/../../../Kelly's

    1927/Wm Newport/../../../Bt Telephone Directory [Ongar 3]

    1928/Wm Newport/../../../Bt Telephone Directory [Ongar 3]

    1929/William Newport/Proprietor/../../Kelly's

    1933/Jack Frederick Garner/Proprietor/../../Kelly's

    1937/Jack Frederick Garner/Proprietor/../../Kelly's


    * Provided by William Proctor

    ** Provided by John Mead

    **** Kevan

    London pub history directory.

    And Last updated on: Wednesday, 03-Jul-2019 18:26:19 BST