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Jolly Butchers, 261 Old Street, Shoreditch EC1

In the 1813 list of Masonic Lodges, the Three Jolly Butchers at Old Street road is named as the meeting place for the Lodge of Freedom and Ease in 1755. This pub was until 1815 at least, named the Three Jolly Butchers. **
Known as the Three Jolly Butchers in 1841 and earlier, before being renamed as the New Tariff. It returned to the name Jolly Butchers around 1869. The address is 44 Old Street Road in 1869 earlier (also sometimes given as 42 Old Street Road and 43 Old Street Road), prior to street renaming. *

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Three Jolly Butchers:

1791/Samuel Warren / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1792/Samuel Warren / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1801/Samuel Warren/../../../London Gazette, 31 January 1801 **

1804/Samuel Warren / Victualler /../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1806/Mr Warren, Three Jolly Butchers, Hoxton/../../London Brewery 1806 customer for supplying the public with genuine malt liquor

1808/Samuel Warren/../../../Sun Fire Office records held at Guildhall Library **

1815/William Robinson/Victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records, held at Guildhall Library **

Universal Lodge Freemasons membership initiated April 10 1827, John Talbott, Victualler, Jolly Butchers, Old street road, 1827 to June 1832

1827/J Talbot/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1839/Eleanor Pilgrim/../../../Pigot’s Directory **

1841/Edward Bonney/../../../Post Office Directory *

See the New Tariff until about 1869:

Jolly Butchers:

July 1869/Chas Cooper Bradly/ Outgoing Licensee /../../The Era

Frank Barnes is the new licensee in July 1869

July 1869/Frank Barnes/ Incoming Licensee /../../The Era

Jolly Butchers, 44 Old Street road
1871/Frank Barnes/Victualler/31/Andover, Hampshire/Census
1871/Jane Barnes/Wife/32/Winchester Hampshire/Census
1871/Alfred F Barnes/Son/4/Deptford Kent/Census
1871/Flotence M Barnes/Daughter/2/Deptford Kent/Census
1871/Emily A Barnes/Daughter/10 months/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1871/Frederick Wray/Visitor/16/St Johns Wood, Middlesex/Census
1871/William N Higgott/Barman/15/Matlock, Derbyshire/Census
1871/George Bartholomew/Visitor/15/Shoreditch, Middlesex/Census
1871/Kate Barnes/Niece/11/Andover, Hampshire/Census
1871/Edward Sharpe/Potboy/18/Peckham, Surrey,/Census

January 1872/Frank Barnes/Outgoing Licensee/../../Era

January 1872/James Howlett/Incoming Licensee/../../Era

1872/J Howlett/../../../Brabner’s Hackney Directory **

1874/J Howlett/../../../H D Miles London & Suburban Licensed Victuallers Directory **

19th July 1873/James Howlett/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

19th July 1873/George Alliss/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

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

August 1875/Philip Chapman/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1876/Philip Chapman/../../../P.O. Directory **

22nd January 1876/Phillip Chapman/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

22nd January 1876/Samuel Digby/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

March 1877/Samuel Digby/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer

March 1877/William John Lewis/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer

1880/George Charles Crawford / Former Licensed Victualler, now Out-of-Business /../../London Gazette, 31 January 1801 **

1881/James Bloy/Licensed Victualler/38/Weasenham, Norfolk/Census
1881/Catherine Bloy/Wife/32/Stepney, Middlesex/Census
1881/Herbert J Bloy/Son/5/New Cross, Surrey/Census
1881/Louis W Bloy/Son/3/New Cross, Surrey/Census
1881/Alice Sheppard/Barmaid/21/Edmonton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Elizabeth Smith/Domestic Servant/23/London, Middlesex/Census

1882/James Bloy/../../../Post Office Directory

1883/James Bloy/../../../P.O. Directory **

1884/James Bloy/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/John Wort/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Alfred Crisp/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Wm Hy Dearling/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/Chas Thos Mote Waylett/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/Charles Thomas Moute Waylett/Licensed Victualler, Widow/63/Bermondsey, London/Census
1911/Bessie Waylett/Daughter/23/Islington, London/Census
1911/Winifred Marian Waylett/Daughter/22/Islington, London/Census
1911/Leslie Charles Waylett/Son/8/Shoreditch, London/Census
1911/Charles Victor Hayes/Barman/25/Bethnal Green, London/Census
1911/Mary SAnn Maria Dallison/General Servant/30/St Lukes, London/Census

1915/Charles Thomas Mote Waylett/../../../Post Office Directory *

1921/George Thomas Jeffries/../../../Post Office Directory

In 1921 census at 261, Old Street, Shoreditch
George Thomas Jeffries, Licensed Victualler, aged 53 years, and born in Chatham, Kent, the Employer
Fred Jeffries, Brother, Barman, aged 42 years 4 months, and born in Chatham, Kent
James Frederic Jeffries, Niece, Barmaid, aged 22 years 9 months, and born in Chatham, Kent
William Charles Moulds, Potman, aged 49 years 8 months, and born in Bermondsey, London
Annie Jeffries, Wife, Manageress, aged 49 years 5 months, and born in Waterbury, Kent
Catherine Howler, Cook, aged 30 years 8 months, and born in Bermondsey, London

1934/Leonard W Franklin/../../../Kellys Directory

1944/Mrs Florence M. Franklin/../../../Post Office Directory *

1946/Mrs Florence M Franklin/../../../P.O. Directory **

I don't have exact details or dates, but my Nan and Grandad (Patricia & Arthur Graves) were publicans for a few pubs listed in London & Essex ***
• Early 1950's Jolly Butchers, 261 Old Street, Shoreditch
• Late 1950's (for about 5 years) Charlie Wrights, Pitfield Street, Shoreditch
• 1970's Three Colts, Princes Road, Buckhurst Hill

1957/A R Graves/../../../BT Telephone Directory [SHOrdtch 8581]

1958/A R Graves/../../../BT Telephone Directory [SHOrdtch 8581] ***

1959/A R Graves/../../../BT Telephone Directory [SHOrdtch 8581] ***

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* Provided By Ewan

** Provided By Stephen Harris

*** Provided By Cheryl Graves

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