Camden Arms, 34 Kemp Street, Brighton



1854/Ellis Saunders/../../../Brighton Directory ****

1859/C Davis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1866/Mrs C Ellis../../../Post Office Directory ****

1878/James Nicholls/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/James Nicholls/Licensed Victualler/56/Littlington, Sussex/Census **** 1881/Susannah Nicholls/Wife/44/Felpham, Sussex/Census 1881/Harry W Nicholls/Son/16/Brighton, Sussex/Census 1881/Edith M Nicholls/Daughter/4/Brighton, Sussex/Census 1881/William Methness/Lodger, Horse Dealer/45/Edinburgh, Scotland/Census

1890/George Ellis/../../../Post Office Directory ****

My great grandmother was running the pub at 34 Kemp Street with her new (third husband ) in 1894 ( see attached marriage certificate). Just as an aside, she puts her age as 'around 40' on the certificate. She was in fact aged 53, married to a man of 24. Not bad for third time round. ***

31st March 1894 Marriage certificate: *** Ernest Clifford Dyer, 24 years, bachelor and pianist (son of William Dyer, Photographer) of 34 Kemp Street marries Mary Tidy, about 40 years, Hotel Keeper and Widow, of 34 Kemp Street (daughter of John Allis Pace, Hotel Keeper) *** There is an John Allis Pace at the Kings Head, Hastings in 1858,

1899/Joseph O'Connor/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1901/Joseph O'Connor/Licensed Victualler/39/Swalecliff, Kent/Census **** 1901/Mary O'Connor/Wife/34/Ireland/Census 1901/Maggie O'Grady/Sister in Law, Assistant/21/Ireland/Census