Bristol’s Lost Pubs

Butchers’ Arms

1855 – 75. George Furber
1875 to 1878. Elizabeth Furber
1878 to 1891. William G. Furber
1892 to 1896. Charles Collins
1896 to 1910. George Gough
1911. James Baker
1922 – 47. George Gough

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Census 1861.

George Furber 52, head married, farmer, butcher & publican, Gloucestershire Bitton
Elizabeth Furber 42, wife married, fruit & poultry dealer, Gloucestershire Bitton
Ann Furber 7, daughter scholar, Gloucestershire Bitton
Louisa Furber 5, daughter scholar, Gloucestershire Bitton
George Furber 4, son scholar, Gloucestershire Bitton
Cornelius Shellard 72, wife’s father married, carpenter, Gloucestershire Bitton

Census 1871.
Butchers Arms

George Furber 63, head married, beer house keeper, Gloucestershire Hanham
Elizabeth Furber 51, wife married, market woman, Gloucestershire Oldland
Ann Furber 17, daughter unmarried, Gloucestershire Hanham
Louisa Furber 16, daughter unmarried, Gloucestershire Oldland
George Furber 14, son, Gloucestershire Hanham
George Rogers 18, servant unmarried, Gloucestershire Hanham

Census 1881.

William George Furber 24, head married, beer house keeper, Gloucestershire Bitton
Marian Furber 26, wife married, beer house keeper’s wife, Lacock Wiltshire
Samuel Furber 1, son, Gloucestershire Bitton
Sarah Ann Rogers 11. Visitor, Gloucestershire Bitton

Census 1891.

William G. Furber 34, head married, licensed victualler, Gloucestershire Hanham
Marian Furber 36, wife married, Wiltshire Lacock
Samuel Furber 11, son scholar, Gloucestershire Hanham
Harry Furber 9, son scholar, Gloucestershire Hanham
Annie Furber 7, daughter scholar, Gloucestershire Hanham
Marian Furber 6, daughter scholar, Gloucestershire Hanham
Robert Furber 3, son scholar, Gloucestershire Hanham
William Furber 9 months, son, Gloucestershire Hanham

Census 1901.
Butchers Arms

George H. Gough 30, head married, inn keeper, Bristol
Mabel Gough 26, wife married, Gloucestershire Westbury on Trym
Dorothy M. Gough 5, daughter, Bristol
Mabel Gough 3, daughter, Gloucestershire Hanham
Henry H. Gough 2, son, Gloucestershire Hanham

Census 1911.
Butchers Arms

James Baker 54, head married, beer retailer, Henbury Gloucestershire
Elizabeth Emma Baker 58, wife married, Baltonsborough Somerset