Pub history

Wellington , 26 Market Place, St Albans, Hertfordshire

St Albans pub history index

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Hertfordshire . The Hertfordshire 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.

1861/William Sharp/Licensed Victualler/29/Stoke, Warwickshire/Census ****
1861/Louisa M Sharp/Wife/22/Kennington, Surrey/Census
1861/Ann Brett/Visitor/19/Southwark, Surrey/Census
1861/Frederick Lewis/Potman/19/St Albans, Hertfordshire/Census

My Great great grandparents were licensed victuallers starting in the mid 1860s in St Albans, through Berkhamsted and then to London. The first record is a birth certificate for my Great Grandfather John Ralph Elliot; and James and Annie Elliot have their address as Market Place, St Albans. This would be the Wellington, 26 Market Place, St Albans 1866. *

1866/James Elliott/../../../Post Office Directory ****

In the 1871 Census., James and Annie are at the Railway Tavern, 128 Castle Street, Berkhamstead. James died in 1878. By 1881, Annie, a widow, is at the Granby Arms, 25 & 26 Granby Street, St Pancras. By 1891, she is at the Crown, 57 Princes Road, Kensington until at least 1912, and her death in 1912. *

1871/Arthur Seymour/Barman/18/Kimpton, Hertfordshire/Census ****
1871/Philip Langridge/Grocer & Wine Merchant/35/St Albans, Hertfordshire/Census
1871/Sarah Twitchet/Housekeeper/50/Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire/Census
1871/Jane Frankling/Barmaid/18/Colney Heath, Hertfordshire/Census

1881/Alfred Grace/Licensed Victualler/55/Hamble, Hampshire/Census ****
1881/Ellen Grace/Wife/42/Fareham, Hampshire/Census
1881/Alice Knight/Niece/23/Fareham, Hampshire/Census
1881/Mary Fisher/Visitor, Drapers Assistant/23/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Alfred Grace/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1886/Miss Rosa Isabel Manning/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1890/Mrs Louisa Brown/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/David Gentle/Licensed Victualler/54/St Albans, Herts/Census ****
1901/Emily Gentle/Wife/38/Islington, London/Census
1901/Lily Gentle/Daughter/16/St Albans, Herts/Census
1901/Ethel Gentle/Daughter/14/St Albans, Herts/Census
1901/Emily Gentle/Daughter/8/St Albans, Herts/Census

1902/David Gentle/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1908/David Gentle/../../../Kellys Directory ****

1912/David Gentle/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1922/Arthur J Redgrove/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1926/Arthur J Redgrove/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1929/Arthur J Redgrove/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1933/Arthur J Redgrove/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1937/Arthur J Redgrove/../../../Post Office Directory ****


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** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan

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