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Crown & Thistle, Great Chesterford

Crown & Thistle, Great Chesterford

Taken by John Law

Crown & Thistle, Great Chesterford

Professionally photographed by Gordon Ridgewell

The following entries are in this format:

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

1828-9/James Orbell/../../../Pigot's

1832-3/James Orbell/../../../Pigot's

1839/James Arbell/../../../Pigot's

1840/James Arbell/../../../Pigot's*

1845/William Spicer/Shopkeeper/../../Post Office

1848/William Spicer/../../../White's

1851/William Gates/../../../Post Office

1852/W. Gates/../../../Kelly's*

1855/Thomas Jowett/../../../Kelly's*

1862/Thomas Jowett/../../../Kelly's

1867/Thomas Jowett/../../../Post Office

1870/Thomas Jowett/../../../Kelly's

1871/Thomas Jowett/../../../Post Office

1874/Thomas Jowett/../../../Kelly's

1878/Thomas Jowett/../../../Kelly's

1881/Thomas Jowett/Innkeeper/63/Brighouse, York/Census
1881/Mary A. Jowett/Wife/69/Lemington, Warwick/Census
1881/Alice Bard/Domestic Servant/20/Great Chesterford, Essex/Census

1882/Thomas Jowett/../../../Kelly's

1886/Henry William Paddison/../../../Kelly's

My great uncle Thomas Symonds was publican of the King William IV, Ickleton Road, Hinxton, Great Chesterford, Cambridgeshire in both the 1891 and 1901 census. *&

My great grandfather Walter Jeffrey Symonds was publican of the Crown and Thistle, Great Chesterford 1891 census. **

My father John Jeffrey Symonds was born in the Tally Ho, Trumpington, Cambridge in 1921 and lived there to about the age of 4-5. His father, also John Jeffrey Symonds was the publican at the time. I can’t prove this item in terms of public records. **

1888/T Symonds/Beer Retailer/../../Kelly's

1891/Walter Symonds/Publican/59/Balsham, Cambridgeshire/Census **
1891/Frederick Morrison/General Servant/13/Notting Hill, London/Census

1894/James Henry Shenstone/../../../Kelly's

1895/James Henry Shenstone/../../../Kelly's

1898/George Phillips/../../../Kelly's

1899/George Phillips/../../../Kelly's

1902/George Buck/../../../Kelly's

1908/Hedley George Barraud(?)/../../../Kelly's

1912/Thomas Bennett Coleman/../../../Kelly's

1917/Thomas Bennett Coleman/../../../Kelly's

1925/Thomas Bennett Coleman/../../../Kelly's

1933/Henry George Stone/../../../Kelly's


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

** Provided By Richard Symonds

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Wednesday, 03-Jul-2019 18:28:57 BST