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Kings Arms, 7 Rugby Street, Bedford Row, Holborn WC1

Holborn index

At 5 Chapel Street, Bedford Row in 1856 and earlier. Chapel street is later renamed to Rugby street by 1927. In 1921, at the junction with Emerald court, as it is in 1938; although no longer a pub.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Holborn - St Andrew, London.

Residents at this address

1811/T Rawlins, Kings Arms, 5 Chapel street/../../Holdens Directory

1829/C Sprake/../../../Robsons Directory

1832/Charles Sprake/../../../Robsons Directory

1833-34/Charles Sprake/../../../Robsons Directory

1836/Paulin Huggett/../../../Robsons Directory

1841/Enoch Littlewood/Publican/35/../Census
1841/Elizabeth Littlewood/../35/../Census
1841/Sarah Littlewood/../15/../Census
1841/Harriet Driver/Female Servant/20/../Census
1841/John Piercy/Female Servant/15/../Census

1842/E Littlewood/../../../Robsons Directory

1851/Enoch Littlewood/../../../Kellys Directory

1851/Enoch Littlewood/Licensed Victualler/49/Empsted, Norfolk/Census
1851/Elizth Littlewood/Wife/49/Empsted, Norfolk/Census
1851/Charlotte Squaire/Barmaid/24/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1851/Mary Allen/Servant/40/St Neots, Huntingdonshire/Census
1851/James Gundy/Servant/24/Portsea, Hampshire/Census

1856/Enoch Littlewood/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/Enoch Littlewood/Licensed Victualler/57/Hempstead, Norfolk/Census
1861/Susan Littlewood/Wife/37/Happesburgh, Norfolk/Census
1861/Sarah A Wilson/Barmaid/27/Norwich, Norfolk/Census
1861/Mary A Squire/Visitor/20/Ingham, Norfolk/Census
1861/Jane Vine/General Servant/25/St Georges in the East, Middlesex/Census
1861/William Parham/Pot Boy/19/Woodstock, Oxfordshire/Census

July 1863/Enoch Littlewood/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

July 1863/George Forman/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1869/George Foreman/../../../Post Office Directory

September 1870/George Foreman, deceased/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

September 1870/Mary Foreman, widow of George Foreman, late occupier/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

1871/Mary Foreman/Licensed Victualler, Widow/64/Aberford, Yorkshire/Census
1871/Harriott Waller/Barmaid/31/Bermondsey, Surrey/Census
1871/Mary Ann A McKeniah/Domestic Servant/17/Tooley Street, Surrey/Census
1871/Henry Pierpont/Waiter/25/Soho, Midlesex/Census

1873/Christopher Shoosmith/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1874/Christopher Shoosmith/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1875/Christopher Shoosmith/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1876/John Knight/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1877/John Knight/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1878/John Knight/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1879/John Knight/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1880/John Knight/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1881/John Knight/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1881/Joseph Frs Poole/Licensed Victualler/62/Pensnorth, Cornwall/Census
1881/Jane Poole/Wife/53/Crowan, Cornwall/Census
1881/Emily Poole/Daughter/24/Kingsland, Middlesex/Census
1881/Janie Poole/Daughter/23/Kingsland, Middlesex/Census
1881/James Glossen Poole/Son, Clerk/19/Hampstead Road, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick Poole/Son, Clerk/17/Hampstead Road, Middlesex/Census
1881/Henry Poole/Son/14/Tottenham, Middlesex/Census
1881/Caroline Thomas/Visitor/42/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Louisa Osborn/General Servant/21/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/Joseph Francis Poole/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1884/Joseph F Pool/../../../Holborn Petty Sessions

1891/Mrs Kate Harris/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Mrs Kate Harris/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Herbert William Case/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Herbert W Case/Licensed Victualler/46/St Pancras, London/Census *
1901/Ada Case/Wife/31/Deptford, London/Census
1901/Stanley Case/Son/4/Woolwich, London/Census
1901/Herbert Case/Son/3/Wanstead, Essex/Census
1901/Vance L Case/Son/1/Wanstead, Essex/Census
1901/Ellen Wright/Nurse/18/Braintree, Essex/Census
1901/Catherine Parker/Barmaid/23/Pontypool, Wales/Census
1901/Minnie Dorkin/Barmaid/27/East Hartlepool/Census
1901/Emily Twyford/Domestic Servant/47/Brighton/Census

I found in the 1911 Census that Herbert William Case had moved to 55 Perry Hill Rise, Forest Hill, Lewisham with his extended family to work as a Beer House Keeper. His fourth child was born in Bloomsbury in 1904 and his 5th child was born in Forest Gate East in 1908. *

1921/William Henry Geard/../../../Post Office Directory


* Provided By Ruth Genda

And Last updated on: Tuesday, 31-Mar-2020 17:17:26 BST