Bristol’s Lost Pubs

Star Fishponds Road

1852 to 1880. Charles King
1881 to 1892. Charles George King
1892 to 1897. Florence Augusta King
1897 – 1909. Arthur Griffin
1911 – 25. Jane Olive King
1928 – 56. Jane Olive Kitley

Originally two houses which were knocked in to one during the 1880s. The extension to the front was added in 1906.

Census 1861.

Charles King 40, head widower, stone mason & retailer of beer, Stapleton Gloucestershire
Fanny King 7, daughter scholar, Stapleton Gloucestershire
Charles King 4, son scholar, Stapleton Gloucestershire

Census 1871.

Charles King 50, head married, mason & beer retailer, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Elizabeth King 52, wife married, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Fanny King 17, daughter unmarried, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Charles King 14, son, mason, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Lionel King 8, son, Gloucestershire Stapleton

Census 1881.

Charles George King 24, head married, mason & beer retailer, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Florence A. King 26, wife married, Somerset Keynsham
Fanny King 26, sister unmarried, formerly laundress, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Lionel King 18, brother unmarried, carpenter, Gloucestershire Stapleton

Census 1891.

Charles George King 34, head married, beer retailer, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Florence Augusta King 36, wife married, Somerset Keynsham
Olive Jane King 8, daughter scholar, Gloucestershire Stapleton
William Jack King 5, son scholar, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Henry James 3, son scholar, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Frank George King 2, son, Gloucestershire Stapleton
Arthur James Pace 15, visitor, Somerset Bristol
Lilley Harvey Gregory 21, niece single, Somerset Keynsham

Census 1901.

Arthur Griffin 34, head maried, beer retailer, Gloucestershire Frocester
Florence Griffin 44, wife married, Somerset Keynsham
Olive King 18, daughter single, barmaid, Bristol Fishponds
Jack King 15, son single, apprentice to plumbing & gas fitting, Bristol Fishponds
Henry Jim King 13, son, Bristol Fishponds
Frank George King 11, son, Bristol Fishponds
Mary Harriett King 8, daughter, Bristol Fishponds

Census 1911.

Jane Olive King 26, head single, beerhouse keeper, Bristol Stapleton
William Jack King 24, brother single, plumber, Bristol Stapleton
Frank George King 21, brother single, assisting in managing beerhouse ( barman), Bristol Stapleton
Mary Harriett King 18, sister single, assisting in managing beerhouse ( barmaid), Bristol Stapleton