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BEER SELLER SHOULDHAM THORPE Index
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Licensees :
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JONATHAN WATSON
Age 45 in 1851
(Said to have emigrated to Tasmania c1857)
1836 - 1856
JAMES WATSON
& shopkeeper
(Brother of Jonathan)
Died Q1 1886 - age 71
1858 - 1883
Miss JANE WATSON
(Daughter of James Watson)
1888
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Thanks to
Marcia Watson
Perth, Western Australia;
May 2009 for further information.

Occupant in census returns from 1841 to 1881 given as a publican.

(Given as Beer Seller & Shopkeeper 1854)

Lot 3 of 5, For Sale by Auction Thursday 13th July 1865.
A substantially built Brick and Thatched Messuage, divided into three Tenements, one of which used as a Beerhouse, with Outbuildings and large Gardens thereto adjoining.
Abutting Lot 4 to the North, the property of Sir Thomas Hare, Baronet to the South and West and upon the road leading to King's Lynn to the East.
In occupation of ...... Watson and Charles Brighton - Freehold.

 

Jane Watson was a servant at the GATE INN by 1891 but in 1901 she is an inmate at Downham Workhouse. She died during the last quarter of 1903, aged 55.