Mainly For Brummies But All Are Welcome To Join In The Birmingham Fun & Chat
RE: Stags Head Summer Lane - 2
This is the place where Brummies come to chat about Birmingham old and new along with anything else that interests us.
We have Quizzes, Pizzas, Local History, News, Politics, Wedding Cake, Plum Pudding, Champagne, Easter Eggs and, above all, Respect for our fellow members.
You ask about the corn law reference. I seem not to have saved my references on this subject, but the attached cutting from Birm Journal 11.3.1843 shows James Green as secretary at a meeting of the anti corn law league held at the Stags Head at a time the landlady was Elizabeth Newnham and with another member of the committee a Samuel Newnham, presumably related
You do not have the necessary rights to view attached pictures
That's very helpful mikejee.
Samual was probably Elizabeth and Joseph's first son born 1817 but christened with 5 siblings on 14th Sept 1829 at St. Philips.
Thanks - I'll probably finish now on Newnhams for now.