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Coopers Arms, 45 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green E2

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Existed from at least 1848. At 18 Cheshire Street in 1851 and 1856 - street renumbering **

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

1848/Charles Buckley/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *+

1851/Charles Buckley/Beer Seller/54/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1851/Esther Buckley/Wife/52/../Census
1851/Lewis Parmenter/Servant/22/../Census

1856/Chas Richard Huntley/Beer Retailer, 18 Cheshire Street/../../Post Office Directory

1861/Thomas F Smith/Victualler/32/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Ann Smith/Wife/26/Spitalfields, Middlesex/Census
1861/Thomas Smith/Son/6/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Ann Smith/Daughter/4/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Frank Smith/Son/1/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Henry Smith/Son/7 months/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1861/Hannah Russell/Domestic Servant/14/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census

1872/F Ayres/../../../Brabner’s Hackney Directory **

August 1879/A Kewlay/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

August 1879/James Stebbings/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1882/Nathaniel Willis/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *+

1885/John Hope Turner/../../../P. O. Directory **

1891/Thomas Cox/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

Emma Jane Pidgeon met Thomas Cox when they were both at the Roebuck in Brady Street, Whitechapel in 1881. They had married in 1885 and by 1891 were managing the Cooper’s Arms in Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green. Thomas died in 1892, but the widowed Emma carried on there for several years before moving to the Camdens Head, in Bethnal Green Road. *
Emma’s brother Henry Pidgeon had been a Potman at the Coopers Arms in 1891. In 1903 he married Maria Bull, but died two years later at the age of only 30. *

1891/T Cox/Beer Retailer/30/St George E/Census
1891/E J Cox/Wife/29/Ashburton, Devon/Census
1891/E E Cox/Daughter/2/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/E A Cox/Daughter/3 months/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/Harry Pidgeon/Potman/16/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1891/J E Godfrey/Domestic Servant/17/Mile End, London/Census

1895/Mrs Emma Jane Cox/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1899/Alfred Dawkins/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1901/Alfred Dawkins/Beer Retailer/37/Bromley by Bow, London/Census ***
1901/Alice Dawkins/Wife/36/Hertford End, Essex/Census
1901/Maud Dawkins/Daughter/15/Chipping Ongar, Essex/Census
1901/Olive Dawkins/Daughter/13/Waltham Cross, Herts/Census
1901/Ethel Dawkins/Daughter/12/Enfield Lock, Middlesex/Census
1901/Margaret Dawkins/Daughter/11/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census
1901/Alfred Dawkins/Son/9/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census
1901/Herbert Dawkins/Son/7/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census
1901/Percy Dawkins/Son/4/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Walter Dawkins/Son/3/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1901/Arthur Dawkins/Son/4 months/Bethnal Green, London/Census

1902/Alfred Dawkins/../../../P.O. Directory ***

1910/Samuel Geo Brown/Beer Retailer/../../Post Office Directory

1911/Samuel George Brown/Beer Retailer, Widow/63/Finsbury, London/Census
1911/Ann Strong/Sister, Assistant, Widow/73/Southwark/Census
1911/Emily Millicent Rose/Niece, General Servant/38/St Pancras/Census
1911/Aida Cecilia Rose/Great Niece/10/Southwark/Census

London Evening Standard 25 June 1913
Licensing Act 1904 Notice of principal meeting to discuss by the Compensation authority on 15th July 1913
Coopers Arms, 45 Cheshire street, Bethnal Green, Beer on, Charles Freshwater

1914/Charles Freshwater/beer retailer/../../Post Office Directory *+

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** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Douglas Dawkins

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