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Red Lion, 82 Hoxton Street, Shoreditch N1

The earlier address is also given as 41 Hoxton Old Town and 41 Hoxton High Street in 1856 and earlier; and not to be confused with the beer house which is latterly at this same address. **

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“The new-built house was apparently the "Red Lyon and Rising Sun alehouse" (now the Red Lion, No. 82) mentioned in a lease of 15th November, 1764. (fn. 96) The property dealt with in the lease extended 73 feet north from the passage on the south side of the Red Lion, corresponding to Nos. 82 to 88, Hoxton Street.”. *

1797/James Parker/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives **

1802/Samuel Reeve/victualler/../../Sun Fire Office records held at the London Metropolitan Archives **

1805/Sam Reeve, the Red Lion, Hoxton row/../../Holdens Directory

Here is some info regarding Thomas Axe, who was the Licensed Victualler at the Red Lion, Hoxton from at least 1806 (possibly before) to 1833 when he died. *

Thomas Axe bricklayer/victualler/publican was born about 1765. His siblings were John Axe, victualler at the Crosby Head and White Horse; Samuel Axe, bricklayer, and Jane Axe (who married one Timothy Hall, not sure what he did), and grandson John Axe (son of Thomas) at the the Salmon & Ball, Spitalfields. *

1806/Insured: Thomas Axe, near The Ivey House, Ivey Lane, Hoxton, bricklayer - Other property or occupiers: the Red Lion, Hoxton Town, Hoxton/../../../Access to Archives - Insurance Record 798143 *

1811/Thomas Axe, Red Lion, Hoxton/../../Holdens Directory

1813/Baptism record of son George Axe, 15 Apr 1813 Shoreditch St Leonard, son of Thomas Axe & Mary Ann (nee Smith), father’s abode Hoxton Town, address Victualler at The Red Lion/../../../Baptism *

1827/Thomas Axe/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1831/Thomas Axe/../../../Access to Archives - Insurance Record

1833-34/Thomas Axe & Son/../../../Pigot's Directory

1833/Thomas Axe/../../../Licensed Victuallers Association

1833/Probate dated 7 May 1833, PROB 11/1815/131, Will of Thomas Axe, Victualler of Hoxton Shoreditch , Middlesex/../../../Probate *

1839/Thomas Trebble Tappen/../../../Pigot's Directory **

1841/Thomas Treble Tappin/../../../Post Office Directory **

1842/T Taplin/Red Lion, 41 Hoxton Old Town/../../Hobsons Directory

1848/Charles Christopher Bridges/../../../Post Office Directory **

1851/Mrs Jane Bridges/Red Lion, 41 Hoxton High Street/../../Kellys Directory

1856/George Lee/../../../Post Office Directory

1861/Nicholas P Pethick/Publican/30/Devonshire/Census
1861/Catherine Pethick/Wife/34/Elham, Kent/Census
1861/Richard A Pethick/Son/7/City, Middlesex/Census
1861/Frederick Pethick/Son/6/City, Middlesex/Census
1861/Eliza Pethick/Daughter/13/Islington, Middlesex/Census
1861/Hester A Winter/Barmaid/21/Clapham, Surrey/Census
1861/Mary Britton/General Servant/22/City, Middlesex/Census
1861/Charles Brown/Potman/25/Newington, Surrey/Census

May 1862/N P Patrick/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

May 1862/Daniel Askin/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

4th July 1868/Mary Atkin/Outgoing Licensee/../../East London Observer +

4th July 1868/William James Peperil/Incoming Licensee/../../East London Observer +

1869/William James Peperiel/../../../Post Office Directory

1881/Mary Clark/Licensed Victualler, Widow/52/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Frederick E Clark/Son, Licensed Victualler/23/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Arthur G Clark/Son, Licensed Victualler/20/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Harry A Clark/Son, Writer Savings Bank/18/Bethnal Green, Middlesex/Census
1881/Emma Evans/Sister, Visitor/46/Paddington, Middlesex/Census
1881/Charles Armitage/Barman & Potman/23/Stepney, Middlesex/Census

1882/Mrs Mary Clark/../../../Post Office Directory

1884/Mrs Mary Clark/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Robert Gapper/../../../Post Office Directory

1895/Edward Jn Arpthorp/../../../Post Office Directory

1899/Samuel Mead/../../../Post Office Directory

1910/Mrs Lizzie Edith Barber/../../../Post Office Directory

1911/Edward J Barber/Licensed Victualler, Widow/42/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1911/Edward J Barber/Son/14/Belvedere, Kent/Census
1911/Alfred S Barber/Son/12/Belvedere, Kent/Census
1911/Leonard D Barber/Son/10/Belvedere, Kent/Census
1911/Marie L Honour/Sister, Housekeeper, Widow/48/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1911/Ernest Honour/Nephew, Newspaper Clerk/23/Harrow, Middlesex/Census
1911/Mildred E Gainsburg/Barmaid/22/Walthamstow, Essex/Census
1911/Annie Howell/Barmaid/24/Bethnal Green/Census
1911/Lillian Hartigan/Servant/23/Bow/Census

1915/Edward James Barber/../../../Post Office Directory **

1921/Edward James Barber/../../../Post Office Directory

In 1921 census at 82 Hoxton Street, Shoreditch
Edward J Barber, Licensee, Red Lion, 82 Hoxton Street, aged 51 years 4 months, and born in Harrow, Middlesex
Edith R Barber, Wife, aged 36 years 2 months, and born in East Dulwich
Alfred T Barber, Son, Out Of Work, aged 22 years 2 months, and born in Belvedere, Kent
Leonard D Barber, Son, Apprenticed To Waygood Otis General & Lift Engineers Falmouth Road, Southwark, aged 20 years 6 months, and born in Belvedere, Kent

1934/Jas Williams/../../../Kellys Directory

1938/Mrs A E M Cartwright/../../../Post Office Directory

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