Number 9 Russell Street 1881 – James Parren, Greengrocer

Please note Hillyard Street was called Russell Street in 1881 – see here.

Kelly’s Directory 1881 tells us that at 9 Russell Street was James Parren a Greengrocer.

Click here to see where this property would have stood on a modern day map.

Expanding on the info taken from Kelly’s Directory and looking at the Census we find out a little more…

Mr Parren can be seen below on the 1881 Census along with his wife and daughter. They do not appear on the 1871 or 1891 Census.

NameRelation to head of householdAgeYear bornTown of birthCity of birthCountry of birthProfession
James ParrenHead56abt 1825CanterburyKentEnglandGreengrocer
Ann ParrenWife61abt 1820DowntonWiltshireEnglandGreengrocer
Sarah A. ParrenDaughter19abt 1862BrixtonSurreyEnglandCigarette Maker

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