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Thursday, 9 February 2012

DUKE OF CAMBRIDGE INN, Hammond Street

DUKE OF CAMBRIDGE INN
variously as:   16 Hammond Street
133 Sizer Street
14 Sizer Street North
12 - 16 Hammond Street.
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MINE HOSTS:
1869 - 71               William Slater
1871 - 77               John Blackley
1877 - 81               Henry Astley     -  In 1877 the house sold for over £3,000.
1882 - 86               William Calderbank
1886 - 91               John Calderbank
1891 - 96               Bessie Calderbank #
1896 - 97               Jonathan Swarbrick  - Jonathan Swarbrick married Elizabeth Calderbank [nee Grime] in 1896 
                                                                            in the Garstang area. Elizabeth was the widow of John Calderbank and buried 
                                                                                   two husbands in six years before dying herself in 1899. John died in 1897. 
1897 - 98               Bessie Swarbrick #  #These two ladies are synonymous - see above note from Dave Swarbrick
1898 - 1907           Richard Milner
1910 - 17               William Gorse
1926 - 27               William Brownlow
1932                       Thomas Waterhouse
1936                        ?
1940                       John Moss
1944 - 48               Emmanuel Brown
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Preston Chronicle  25th February 1871
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Preston Chronicle 25th March 1871
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Preston Chronicle 25th February 1882
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CENSUS RETURNS
1871
John Blackley                  44 years                Publican                      b. Goosnargh
Jane Blackley                  47                         Wife                            b. Preston
Samuel Blackley              21                         Son                                     do
Ratcliffe Blackley             20                         Son                                     do
John Blackley                  17                         Son                                     do
Margaret Blackley           15                         Daughter                             do
Joseph Blackley               13                         Son                                    do
Ellen Blackley                   7                          Daughter                             do
James Blackley                 5                          Son                                     do

1881
Henry Astley                  48 years                 Innkeeper                  b. Preston
Mary Astley                   47                          Wife                          b. Formby

1891
Bessie Calderbank         28 years - widow   Lic. Vict.                    b. Preston

1901
Richard Milner               38 years                Publican                      b. Preston
Sarah Milner                  36                         Wife                                     do
Arthur Milner                 15                         Son                                      do
Ernest Milner                  13                        Son                                       do
Fred Milner                    11                         Son                                      do
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3 comments:

  1. Jonathan Swarbrick was born in 1857 at Churchtown, a son of Robert and Elizabeth [Whiteside] Swarbrick.

    Extracts from the Preston Directory:
    1885 Beerhouse - Jonathan Swarbrick New Welcome Inn, 14, Sizer Street.
    1889 Beerhouse - Jonathan Swarbrick Anchor Inn, 13, Nile Street.

    He remained at the New Anchor until 1895.

    Jonathan Swarbrick married Elizabeth Calderbank [nee Grime] in 1896 in the Garstang area. Elizabeth was the widow of John Calderbank and buried two husbands in six years before dying herself in 1899. John died in 1897.

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  2. Further to the above - Jonathan Swarbrick was my 1st cousin - 4 times removed

    Dave Swarbrick

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