Names extracted from 'Bristol Postscripts'
by George H. GIBBS, Lord Mayor's secretary, Bristol. 1947
The details on this page have been extracted from the book, 'Bristol Postscripts', by George H. GIBBS, Lord Mayor's secretary, Bristol (1947). The information was compiled exclusively from this publication by Tom Miller of Oakville, Ontario, Canada in September 1993.
Anne Queen visited Bristol in 1702 24 B-----e Rev. Mr. CAREW accosted him in Castle Street 45 BARKER Alderman W.R owned about 24 different Arms (Bristol) 33,35 BARROW R.G. Mayor of Bristol, 1852 113 BIDDULPH Rev., Mr. vicar of St.James, 1823 57 BIRD Edward (1772-1819) painter of Princess Caraboo 93 BIRD painter of 'George III' 102 BISHOP George friend of Edward PYOT 82 BLACKWELL Jonathan was a wealthy Vintner 12 BLACKWELL Jonathan one of the Sheriffs of Bristol C1652 11 BLACKWELL Jonathan improved Christmas Steps, 1669 11-16 BRIGHT Richard owner of a house in Gt,George St., 1829 63 BURKE Edmund Bristol MP in 1774 52 BURKE Edmund painted by Sir Joshua REYNOLDS 102 BYRDE William presented Loving Cup, son of Wm.BYRDE 110-114 BYRDE William Mayor of Bristol, 1589 110-114 CANN Sir Robt. Mayor of Bristol before Sir John KNIGHT 78 CAREW Mr. father of Bammfylde, rector of Bickley 42 CAREW Polly wife of Bamfylde 42 CAREW Bamfylde Moore born in 1693 42-46 Charles II King visited Bristol about 1663 78 CHRISTMAS Richard mentioned in BLACKWELL's will 12 CHURCHILL Rt.Hon Winston Freeman of Bristol, 21 April 1945 50-51 CLARENCIEUX King of Arms granted Bristol a Crest, c1569 31 CLARK T.D. printed SMITHs preaching pamphlet, 1823 54 CLERKE Clementina pupil at Selina MILLS school 36-41 CLERKE Clementina eloped to Gretna Green, 19 March 1791 38 COCK Aaron a trader of St.Johns, Newfoundland 43-44 CROMWELL dismantling of Bristol Castle, 1656 23 CROMWELL Lord Richard expected to visit Bath, 1658 61 CRUGER Henry Bristol MP in 1774 52 DANIEL Mr. Alderman empowered to deal with BRIGHT, 1829 63 de la WARRE The Barons founded a Chantry before 1277 14 DELAMOTTE watercolour of Christmas Steps, 1825 15 DIMOND William Wyatt of the King Street Theatre 90 DRAKE Sir Francis bowling at Plymouth Hoe 21 DUNNING John Recorder of Bristol 102 Edward III King conferred the town Charter (1373?) 33 Elizabeth I Queen visited Bristol in 1574 18 ELTON Sir Abraham owner of house in St.James's Barton 63 EVANS Cdr. of Nailsea Court, restored the Chairs 103 FARE A.C. painting of House in St.James's Barton 62 FARGUS Mr. Auctioneer, 1836 66 FARLEY Felix the Bristol Journal, c 1800 70 FARLEY Felix wrote of Mrs SIDDONS c 1782 87 FARLEY Felix wrote of the benefit performances 92 FITZHARDING Robert endowment of the Abbey by 17 FOSTER John Mayor of Bristol, 1481 12 FOWNES John gave a sum to the Corporation, 1609 19-21 FOX George founder of the Quakers 80-81 Francis I Emperor 71 FREEMAN Mr. the Stranger's friend Society 97 GARRARD Thos. Chamberlain, c1831 102 GARRICK David actor, at Drury Lane, London 83 George Prince tried the Charvolant carriage 75 GEORGE James Mayor of Bristol, 1823 59-60 George IV King demonstation of the Charvolant, 1828 73 GIBBES Henry Mayor of Bristol, C1652 11 GIBBS Vicary Recorder of Bristol, 1794 40 GIBBS Sir Vicary Recorder of Bristol 102 GIBBS George H. Author of this book, Mayors Sec. 1947 n/a GLASSE Rev. treatise dedicated to Hannah MORE 71 GORDON William entrusted with OGILVIEs affairs 38 GRACE Henry Mills married Martha POCOCK in 1931 77 GRACE W.G. grandson of George POCOCK 77 GWIN Paul 'a rude baptist' c1656 81 HABERFIELD J.K. Mayor of Bristol, 16 July 1838 60 HARFORD James owner of the corner residence, Queens Sq 63 HAWKINS John Mayor of Bristol, 1702 24 HAYTHORNE Aldmn., John Mayor of Bristol, 1817 93 HOOKE Sir Humphrey occupied the 'great house on the Marsh' 19 IVES James stole the c16 silver salver, 1831 100 JACKSON Mr. painting of The Mansion House, 1825 64 JAMES Gilbert S. Lord Mayor of Bristol, 1946-47 n/a KEITH Rev. Mr. former owner of the POCOCK school 72 KEMBLE Sarah born 1755, married Wm SIDDONS at age 18 83 KERSLAKE Thomas of Clevedon, bequeathed painting to City 93 KING R.P. Mayor of Bristol, 1844 113 KITCHEN Robert made a gift of the Salver to the city 102 KNIGHT Sir John Mayor of Bristol, 1663-4 78-82 LATIMER 'the bowling green was new made', C1656 21 LAWRENCE Thomas painter of 'The Duke of Portland' 102 Le FREULIN Madamoiselle illegitimate daughter of Francis I 71 LUNSFORD Col. fell at the Siege of Bristol, 1643 16 LYDIATE The Merchant paid CAREW 7/10/00 44-45 MACKWORTH Maj. escaped with PINNEY & WETHERALL 107-109 MILLARD J. made a map of the city, 1673 12,20 MILLS Selina Opened a girls school, January 1790 36-41 MORE Hannah riding near Flax Bourton, c1776 68-71 MORE Hannah retired from boarding school, 1790 36 MUGLEWORTH Peter Swordbearer (1725-1735) 114 NEALE Mrs. Caraboo lodged with her in Bristol 96-97 OGILVIE uncle of Clementina CLERKE 36 OSBORNE Jeremiah solicitor, pleaded for his father, 1746 52 OSBORNE Joseph father of Jeremiah, 1746 52 PALMER John proprietor of Theatres at Bath & Bristol 83-85 PAVEY John Swordbearer in Knivesmith St., C1532 14 PAYNE Charles Chief Magistrate of the City, c1836 66 PAZELY Mr. 'minister' at Gretna Green 39-41 PEEL Sir Robert wished to acquire the Salver 102 PENN Admiral distinguished in the conquest of Jamaica 80 PEPYS Samuel visited Alderman BLACKWELL, 1660 12 PERRY Richard Vining Eloped to Gretna Green, 19 March 1791 38 PERRY Clementina died in poverty in Bath c1812 41 PERRY Richard Vining emigrated Jamaica, assumed name OGILVIE 41 PERRY Richard Vining lived with his sister at 19, The Barton 36 PHIPPEN Mr. drank from the Loving Cup, c1854 113 PINNEY Charles Mayor of Bristol, 1831 65,99-109 POCOCK George opened a boarding school, 1795 72 POCOCK George Schoolmaster and Inventor 72-77 POCOCK George inventor of the Charlovant 73 POCOCK Martha youngest daughter of George, m.H.M.GRACE 77 POPE Aldermn John should have been Mayor in 1663-4 78-79 PRICE James a fletcher, permitted to trade 47 PROCTOR Alderman gave Elmdale House to the City, 1874 66 PYOT Edward Freeman of Brsitol, imprisoned by KNIGHT 80-82 REEDE Dr. vicar of St.Nicholas, C1699 22 REYNOLDS Sir Joshua painter of 'Edmund BURKE' 102 RICART description of the Marsh 17,31 ROQUES J. map of Bristol, 1742 25,27 ROWBOTHAM T.S. painting of Silver Street 58 ROWBOTHAM painting of Queens Square, 1827 28 ROWBOTHAM T.S. painting of St.James Churchyard, 1826 55 RYSBRACK statue of William III, 1731 27,28 SCHUBART Mr. restorer painting of Princess Caraboo 93 SHAW J.G. Mayor of Bristol, c1854 112 SIDDONS Wm. Married Sarah KEMBLE 83 SIDDONS Sarah actress, of Bristol c1780 83-88 SMITH Rev. G.C. minister of the Gospel, 1823 54-60 SMITH Henry of Prince St., rescued a sword, 1831 100 STEEPLE James house, which was in the (St.James) fair 79 STEWART James made drawing of St.Michael's steps 1750 10 STREAMER Sheriff freed women with child from the prison 80 TAYLOR Mr. presenter of a benefit performance, 1801 90-91 TOWNSEND a gardener, gaev untrustworthy evidence 107 VANBRUGH Sir John builder of Kings Weston 23 VANDYKE painter of 'The Earl of Pembroke' 102 WEEKS John landlord of 'The Bush Inn', 1791 39, 89-92 WESLEY Mr. preacher 45-46 WETHERALL Sir Charles Recorder of Bristol, 1831 99, 105-09 WHITFIELD Mr. Preacher 45-46 WILKINSON Dr. interested himself in the Caraboo case 96 WILLIAMS Mr. a Goldsmith, restored the Salver 100-102 WOOD John of Bath, builder of The Exchange 23 WORRALL Samuel a magistrate of the county 95-98 WORRALL Mrs. sypathized with 'Princess Caraboo' 95-98 WREN Christopher 23 YEARSLEY Mrs Ann the Bristol Milkwoman, c 1776 69
The book also contains the following illustrations: page # Sir Charles effected an exchange of dress frontispiece St Michael's Hill Steps, 1750 10 Queen Street, 1761 13 Christmas Steps 15 The Marsh, 1673 (from Millerds Map) 20 Queen Square, 1742 (from Roques' Map) 25 Queen Square, 1827 28 16th Century coat of Arms 30 The Common Seal, 1216 32 Pommel of 14th Century sword 34 Park Street, 1825 37 Oath of a Burgess 49 Rt Hon Winston Churchill becomes Hon Freeman 51 St James's Churchyard, 1826 55 Silver Street 58 Proposed Mansion House, St James's Barton 62 The Mansion House, Queen Square 64 George Pocock and his Charvolant 74 Theatre Royal, King Street 84 Princess Caraboo 94 16th Century Salver and Ewer 101 Reverse side of Salver 104 Exalted Characters 108 The Grace Cup 112
[Compiled by Tom Miller of Oakville, Ontario, Canada in September 1993]