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Bell Inn, Green End, Braughing, Ware, Hertfordshire

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Bell Inn, Green End, Braughing, Ware - circa 1920

Bell Inn, Green End, Braughing, Ware - circa 1920

Kindly provided by Jennifer Green

The following entries are in this format:

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

In the 1841census my ancestor Samuel Hort was the Inn Keeper at this pub.  ***

1841/Samuel Hort/Inn Keeper/49/../Census ***
1841/Esther Hort/../45/../Census
1841/Mary Hort/../18/../Census
1841/Isabella Hort/../12/../Census
1841/William Hort/../11//Census
1841/Edward Hort/../15/../Census
1841/John Dickerson/Male Servant/20/Herts/Census
1841/Sarah Thorndale/Female Servant/20/../Census
1841/Thomas White/Male Servant/48/Herts/Census
1841/Sarah Smith/Lodger/15/Herts/Census

Samuel Hort is still living there in the 1851 census although his occupation says he is now a Collector of Tolls. His son William's marriage certificate dated 19 Aug 1851 says that his fathers occupation is still the Inn Keeper ***

1851/Elizabeth Nicoll/Victualler, Widow/56/Stanstead, Herts/Census ***
1851/John Nicoll/Son, Butcher/36/Ware, Herts/Census

1851/Samuel Hort/Collector of Tolls/59/Badminton, Gloucester/Census ***
1851/Esther Hort/Wife/58/Great Warley, Essex/Census
1851/Edward Hort/Son, Printer & Glazier/26/Great Warley, Essex/Census

October 1856/Elizabeth Clark/Bell Inn, Braughing/../../Death Certificate

1861/William Clark/Victualler, Widow/67/Clare, Suffolk/Census ****
1861/Esther Clark/Daughter, Housekeeper/24/Cheshunt, Hertfordshire/Census

William Clark is at the Earl Derby by the 1871 census, this is believed to be the Royal Mortar *

1866/Mrs M A Barker/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1882/Walter Phillips/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1886/Walter Phillips/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1890/Walter Phillips/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1891/Walter Phillips/Licensed Victualler/40/Manuden, Essex/Census
1891/Margaret Phillips/Wife/41/Braughing, Herts/Census
1891/Rosetta Porter/Niece, Companion/21/Lynn, Norfolk/Census

1912/Walter Dockree/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/Sam Wilson/../../../Post Office Directory ****

* Provided By Charles Gordon Clark

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Jennifer Green

**** Provided By Kevan

And Last updated on: Wednesday, 03-Jul-2019 18:48:32 BST