Manchester pub history index
Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Manchester, Lancashire. The Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Manchester, Lancashire listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.
The following entries are in this format:
Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.
In 1881/Edith McCewen is born 2nd January 1881, and baptised 25th March 1881
to James & Mary Catherine McEwen (nee Jones, married at St Michaels Hulme),
the listing suggests James is a publican and address is listed as 164 York
In the 1881 census, James McEwen is managing the St Philips Tavern, 23 Oldfield Road, Salford,
The census entry 1881 for Janet Jones was my great grandmother, listed as Janet McEwen. Mary McEwen, her sister, married James the publican. I've a feeling my great grandfather met her there. He was a Salford copper. *
1881/Mary C McEwen/Beer Retailer/24/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1881/Edith McEwen/Daughter/3 months/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
1881/Janet McEwen/Sister, Dress Maker/22/Manchester, Lancashire/Census
In February 1882, James Albert McEwen is baptised, son of James and Mary Catherine McEwen; publican at 23 Oldfield Road, Salford.
In September 1885, Thomas Oliver McEwen is baptised, son of James and Mary Catherine McEwen; publican at 23 Oldfield Road, Salford.
By the 1891 census, James and Mary C McEwen are publicans at 55 Hyde road, Ardwick (the Clarence), now with four children and fpour servants
By 1901, James McEwen is a widow, at the Lairds Still, 70 Oldham road
* Provided By Simon Hunter
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