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Royal Oak, 68 High street, Gosport, Hampshire

Gosport pub history index

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

The following entries are in this format:

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

1865/Thomas Bowers/Beer Retailer/../../Harrods Directory ****

Jane Cain, whom you found in the post office directory of 1875 - is my wife's great-great grandmother. She took over The Royal Oak after her husband, Michael, died in 1871, a little more than a year after they acquired the beerhouse license from Maria Norris. *

1871/Michael H Cain/Beer House Keeper/47/Co Clare, Ireland/Census *
1871/Jane Cain Cain/Wife/39/Co Clare, Ireland/Census
1871/William J Cain/Son/10/Gosport, Hampshire/Census
1871/Thomas Cain/Son/5/Gosport, Hampshire/Census
1871/Francis E Cain/Son/5 months/Gosport, Hampshire/Census
1871/Mary Mack/Mother in Law, Widow/83/Co Clare, Ireland/Census

1875/Mrs Jane Cain/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/Guido Tinsko Koch/Publican/40/Saxony, Germany/Census ****
1881/Ellen M Koch/Wife/38/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Guido Tinsko Koch/Son/17/Greenwich, Kent/Census
1881/Albina Koch/Daughter/11/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1881/Clar Kocha/Daughter/9/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1881/Leo Koch/Son/7/Gosport, Hampshire/Census
1881/James Robbins/Boarder, Greenwich Pensioner/60/Devises, Wiltshire/Census
1881/Labafiki/Boarder, Painter/50/Poland/Census

1885/John J Field/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory ****

1891/Samuel Boulton/Bootmaker & Publican/32/West Indies (British subject)/Census ****
1891/Anna Green/Sister, Barmaid, Widow/38/West Indies (British subject)/Census
1891/Ethel Green/Niece/9/West Indies (British subject)/Census
1891/Emma Green/Niece/8/Lancaster, Lancashire/Census
1891/Frand Green/Nephew/5/Lancaster, Lancashire/Census
1891/Louisa Green/Niece/1/Ireland/Census
1891/Arthur Green/Nephew/1/Ireland/Census

* Provided By Joe McLaughlin

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Sunday, 29-Mar-2020 00:55:48 GMT