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Black Prince, 74 St Georges Square, Portsea, Hampshire

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At 10 St Georges Square in 1871 census

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.

In the 1871 census,  the landlady was Mary PERVIN who was my great x 3 grandmother. The boarder, Charles Tammage was the widowed son in law of Mary.   *

1871/Mary Pervin/Beer House Keeper, Widow/62/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census ****
1871/Mary Hall/Daughter, Seamans Wife/23/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1871/Charles Tammadge/Boarder, Turner, widow/32/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1871/William E Tammadge/Grandson/9/Portsea, Hampshire/Census
1871/Annah Guillam/General Servant/15/Woolwich, Kent/Census

The Black Prince in the 1881 census was being run by Henry PEARCE (retired blacksmith), with his wife Antoinette. As so often happens, their names were spelt a variety of ways. They were married as PIERCE and her name crops up as Antoinetta, Antonietta etc. She was a younger sister of my great X 3 grandma Mary Pervin who ran the pub in 1871.  *

1881/Henry Pearce/Pensioner Beer Retailer/65/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census *
1881/Antoinette Pearce/Wife/62/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1881/Lavina Rose/Grand Daughter, Assistant/17/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census

1898/Joseph Taw/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory ****

1901/Joseph Taw/Beer House Keeper/60/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census ****
1901/Annie Taw/Wife/58/Woolwich, Kent/Census
1901/Frank Putman/Grandson/3/Portsmouth, Hampshire/Census
1901/Joseph Trolley/Brother in Law, Widow/52/Hertfordshire/Census

The marriage certificate of my Grandparents Alexander Wilks to Charlotte Carter in 1908 indicates she was resident at The Black Prince and Alex was an able seaman, torpedo boat 3 Portsmouth. Her Father in law, Thomas George Carter, is recorded on the certificate as the licensed victualler at Black Prince.  ***

1911/C Whichelow/Beer Retailer/../../Kellys Directory ****

* Provided By Steve Wheeler

*** Provided By Julie Alfridi Martin

**** Provided By Kevan

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