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The Star, 2 Morris Street, St George In East E1

St George in East Index

In 1863, 1865 and 1869 and earlier the address of the Star is at 22 Duke Street. The road name is altered by 1871.

A listing of historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in St George In East, London - in East London. The St George In East,  East London listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

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

William CHAMBERLAINE found in the 1841 directory is my 3rd great grandfather. I have a baptism record dated December 1827 where he is listed as victualler at the time of his son's birth on "Duke Street". The family is also there in 1832 for the birth of another son, however they aren't there in 1826 for the birth of their daughter. *

I have the family tree listed on Ancestry: *

1841/William Chamberlaine/../../../Post Office Directory

1851/William Smith/../../../Kellys Directory

August 1853/William Smith/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

August 1853/Matthew Gardner/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

January 1854/Matthew Gardner/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1854/William Smith/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1856/Thomas Marchant/../../../Post Office Directory

May 1863/George Butler/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

May 1863/Mark Richards/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

October 1865/Mark Richards/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

October 1865/Richard Bartlett/Incoming Licensee/../../Era Newspaper

January 1866/Richard Bartlett/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1866/George Self/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

15th July 1867/George Selt/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

15th July 1867/Thomas Samuel Mortlock/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/Thomas Mortlock/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Thomas S Mortlock/Licensed Victualler/47/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1871/Eliza Mortlock/Wife/27/Christchurch, Surrey/Census
1871/Thomas Mortlock/Son/7/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1871/Eliza A Mortlock/Daughter/4/Lambeth, Surrey/Census
1871/Harry Mortlock/Son/2/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1871/Rose Mortlock/Daughter/1/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1871/Rose Hudson/Visitor/23/Richmond, Surrey/Census
1871/Thomas Shearman/Barmaid/23/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1871/Mary Ann Doyle/Domestic Servant/43/Lambeth, Surrey/Census

October 1873/Thomas Samuel Mortlock/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

October 1873/George Webber/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1875/George Webber/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1875/Samuel James/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

I have a relative Samuel James, licensed victualler; who is late of the 'Star' 2 Morris street, St George in the East when he died 30th August 1878. In 1871 he was licensed victualler of the Three Swedish Crowns, Old Gravel Lane. *

1881/William Harris/Licensed Victualler/30/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Margaret S Harris/Wife/31/Woolwich, Ken/Census
1881/Henry Harris/Son/3/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Alice Harris/Daughter/2/Shadwell, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charlotte Harris/Daughter/8 months/St Georges East, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charlotte Smith/Barmaid/21/Poplar, Middlesex/Census
1881/Kate A Chamberlain/Nursemaid/15/Limehouse, Middlesex/Census
1881/Eleanor Harris/Visitor/34/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census

1882/William Harris/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Orlando Leigh/Publican/51/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Martha Leigh/Wife/48/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Martha Leigh/Daughter, Assistant/29/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Samuel Leigh/Son, Packing Case Maker/19/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Susannah Leigh/Daughter, Assistant/15/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Caroline Leigh/Daughter/14?/Stepney, London/Census
1891/William Leigh/Son/12/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Orlando Leigh/Son/11/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Thomas Leigh/Son/6/Stepney, London/Census
1891/Elizabeth Wregold/General Servant/17/Bethnal Green, London/Census

1895/John Bonner/../../../Post Office Directory

My great grandfather, Isaac Matthews, appears in your site as a beer seller, at 100 East Street, Lambeth, in 1881. On his son Frederick's marriage certificate, in May 1897, he is described as a "Licensed Victualler", and Frederick's address is given as "The Star, Morris Street, E1", which suggests that Isaac was the licensee at that time. ***

1899/Joseph Scott/../../../Post Office Directory

1901/Joseph Scott/Publican/34/Wood Green, Essex/Census
1901/Jessie Scott/Wife/29/Wood Green, Essex/Census
1901/Joseph Scott/Son/8/St Georges, London/Census
1901/Jessie Scott/Daughter/7/St Georges, London/Census
1901/Archie Scott/Son/3/St Georges, London/Census
1901/Alfred Scott/Son/1/St Georges, London/Census
1901/Alexander Martin/Father, Gunsmith, Widow/71/Birmingham/Census
1901/Rose Morgan/Domestic Servant/18/Tottenham, Middlesex/Census

1910/John Freinsener/../../../Post Office Directory

1915/Henry Freinsener jun/../../../Post Office Directory

1934/George Alfred Heathfield/../../../Kelly's


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