Eight Bells

Lincoln Road




1851 census - Dogsthorpe Spittal, Peterborough **


William Noble Head Married 47 (1804) Publican & Bricklayer born Peterborough

Sarah Noble Wife Married 42 (1809) born Coton, Hunts

Eliza Noble Daughter unmarried 18 (1833) born Peterborough

John Noble Son 16 (1835) Agricultural Labourer born Peterborough

Ann Lewin Servant unmarried 22 (1829) House Servant born Yaxley, Hunts

James Paver Lodger married 24 (1827) Engine Driver born Yorkshire

William Evans Lodger married 24 (1827) Gas Fitter born London, Middx

Joseph Barlow Lodger unmarried 23 (1828) Sawyer born Sleaford, Lincs

Read R Purson Lodger unmarried 23 (1828) Bricklayer born Bedfordshire

1859 1 December -PROBATE:

NOBLE William Letters of Administration of the personal estate and effects of William Noble late of Millfield Peterborough in the Count of N'ptpnshire Publican, Bricklayer and Plasterer deceased who died 16 November 1859 at the same place were granted at Peterborough to Sarah Noble of Millfield aforesaid widow of the relic of the said deceased, she having been first sworn Effects under £50

EIGHT BELLS Millfield INQUEST re Mr Wm Noble landl

1871 census - Eight Bells, Peterborough **


Humphrey Phillips Head Married 37 (1834) Butcher & Innkeeper born Bourne, Lincs

Sarah Phillips Wife Married 35 (1833) Butcher & Innkeeper born Lyddington, Rutland

Eliza Howitt Servant unmarried 15 (1856) Servant Domestic born Eye, N'ptonshire

1881 census - Eight Bells, 19 Lincoln Road, Peterborough **


William Phillips Head Married 58 (1823) Licenced Victualler born Bourne, Lincs

Elizabeth Phillips Wife Married 54 (1827) born Clapton, N'ptonshire

Seaton Phillips Son single 19 (1862) Confectioner's Apprence born Spalding, Lincs

Mary Ann Phillips Daughter single 13 (1868) born Spalding, Lincs

John Yarwood Lodger Widower 69 (1812) Butcher unemployed born Peterborough

Frederick W Yarwood Lodger's son single 20 (1861) Railway Clerk born Peterborough

1874 Peterborough Directory

Eight Bells, Millfield, Peterborough - Mrs Sarah Phillips

1890 Kelly's Directory

Eight Bells, Wm. Phillips, Lincoln Rd, Millfield, Peterborough

1891 census - Eight Bells, Lincoln Road Peterborough **


William Phillips Head Married 68 (1823) Innkeeper born Bourne, Lincolnshire

Elizabeth Phillips Wife Married 63 born Clapton, N'ptonshire

Elizabeth Phillips Daughter single 27 Governess born Spalding, Lincs

Matilda Setchell Servant 14 (1877) General Servant born Werrington, N'ptonshire

1901 census - 211 Lincoln Road, Peterborough **


John Woods Head Married 43 (1858) Publican Own Account at Home born Holme, Hunts

Ellen Woods Wife Married 42 (1859) born Fletton, Hunts

Harriet Plummer Woods Daughter single 21 (1880) Dressmaker born Fletton, Hunts

Gertrude Watford Woods Daughter 16 (1885) Help born Fletton, Hunts

Robert Hardy Boarder married 27 (1874) Traveller Commercial born Southery, Norfolk

1903 - Kelly's Directory Beds, Hunts & N'ptonshire

Eight Bells, John Woods, 211 Lincoln Road, Peterborough

1906 Kelly's Directory

Eight Bells, John Woods, 211 Lincoln Road, Peterborough

1911 census - 211 Lincoln Road, Peterborough (7 rooms) **


John Woods Head Married 53 (1858) Publican Own Account at Home born Holme, Hunts

Ellen Woods Wife Married 53 (1858) Assisting born Fetton, Hunts

Robert Stimpson Hardy Son in Law married 38 (1873) General Builder Manaer born Southery, Norfolk

Gertrude Watford Hardy Daughter married 26 (1885) born Fletton, Hunts

Cyril Robert Hardy Grandson 7 (1904) school born Peterborough

Nelly Berridge Hardy Granddaughter 4 (1907) born Peterborough

1914 Kelly's Directory

Eight Bells, John Woods, 211 Lincoln Road, Peterborough


1925 Kelly's Directory

Eight Bells, John Woods, Lincoln Road


1859 26 November - Cambridge Independent Press

1861 census - Eight Bells Inn, 38 Lincoln Road, Peterborough **


Mathew Selby Head Married 50 (1811) Publican & Butcher born Gunby, Lincs

Elizabeth Selby Wife Married 43 (1818) born Woolsthorpe, Lincs

Nancy Selby Daughter unmarried 23 (1838) born Colsterworth, Lincs

Thomas Selby Son 14 (1847) born Anwick, Lincs

Sarah Selby Daughter 9 (1852) scholar born Anwick, Lincs

Elizabeth Selby Daughter 6 (1855) scholar born Anwick, Lincs

Mathew Selby Son 5 months (1861) born Anwick, Lincs

Mary Ann Morton Servant unmarried 29 (1832) House Servant born Langtoft, Lincs

Samuel Rippin Visitor Widower 34 (1827) Platelayer born Woodwalton, N'ptonshire

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