Roland Algernon Sackett

(1860-1928)
FatherJohn Richard Sackett (1822-1905)
MotherCatherine Hewitt (c 1822-1896)
Roland Algernon Sackett, shoe manufacturer, son of John Richard Sackett and Catherine Hewitt, was born in Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, on 18 May 18601,2 and baptized at St Leonard's Church, ShoreditchG, on 10 June 1860.2 He died aged 68 in Hackney, LondonG, in 1928.3 He married in the Isle of Wight, HampshireG, in 1900, Rebecca Quiney.4,5 Rebecca was born in Stepney, LondonG, in about 1869.6 She was probably the Rebecca Sackett aged 61 who died in Brighton, SussexG, in 1930.7
     In 1861 Roland was living at 10 Herbert Street, Tower Hamlets, ShoreditchG, and was recorded in the census as Rowland Sackett, aged 11 months, born in Shoreditch, the son of John Richard Sackett.8
     In 1871 he was living at 9 & 10 Herbert Street, St Leonards, ShoreditchG, in the household of his parents John and Catherine, and was recorded as Rowland Sackett, a scholar, aged ten and born in Middlesex.9
     In 1891 he was living at 21 Holms St, ShoreditchG, in the household of his parents John and Catherine, and was recorded as Roland Sackett, a traveller (employed), unmarried, aged 30 and born in London.10
     In 1901 he was living at 21 Holmes Street, St Leonard's, ShoreditchG, in the household of his father John, and was recorded as Roland S Sackett, self-employed boot manufacturer working at home, married, aged 40 and born in Shoreditch. Living with him were his wife Rebecca, 32, and son Algernon, aged three months.11
     Roland and his brother Walter proved their father John's will in LondonG on 20 October 1905. His estate was valued at £1,111.12
     In 1911 he was living at 21 Holms Street, Hackney Road, ShoreditchG, and was recorded as Roland Sackett, a shoe manufacturer, head of household, aged 51 and born in Shoreditch. Living with him were his wife Rebecca, 42, and their children, Algernon, 10, and Kathleen, aged one.13
(1911 census)

Children of Roland Algernon Sackett and Rebecca Quiney

ReferenceQ.5

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1860. Sackett, Rowland Algernon. Mother: Hewitt. Shoreditch. 1c:195."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Leonard's, Shoreditch, Middlesex, "10 June 1860 Rowland Algernon s. John Richard & Catherine Sackett, of 10 Herbert St., b. 18 May 1860, father's occupation: clipper."
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1928. Sackett, Rowland A, 68. Hackney."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1900. Sackett, Roland Algernon. I Wight. 2b:1247."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1900. Quiney, Rebecca. I Wight. 2b:1247."
  6. Census.
  7. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1930. Sackett, Rebecca, 61. Brighton."
  8. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/249f40v
    10 Herbert Street, Tower Hamlets, Shoreditch
    John Richard Sackett, head, married, 38, clicker, b. Bethnal Green
    Catherine Sackett, wife, 39, bookfolder, b. Marylebone
    Kate Sackett, dau, unm., 17, b. Shoreditch
    Clara Sackett, dau, 14, servant, b. Shoreditch
    Walter Sackett, son, 12, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    William Sackett, son, 10, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Warwick Sackett, son, 8, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Rose Juliet Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Florence Sackett, dau, 3, b. Shoreditch
    Rowland Sackett, son, 11m, b. Shoreditch.
  9. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/470/f42v&43
    9 & 10 Herbert Street, St Leonards, Shoreditch
    John Sackett, head, married, 48, boot manufacturer, b. Shoreditch, Middlesex
    Caroline Sackett, wife, 49, b. Shoreditch
    Clara H Sackett, dau, married, 24, machinist, b. Shoreditch
    Warner A Sackett, son, unm., 18, clicker, b. Shoreditch
    Rose Sackett, dau, unm., 16, machinist, b. Shoreditch
    Florence Sackett, dau, 14, machinist, b. Shoreditch
    Rowland Sackett, son, 10, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Alice Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Edward Hillem, son-in-law, married, 31, clicker, b. Shoreditch
    Edward W Hillem, gson, 3, b. Shoreditch
    Kate C Hillem, gdau, 1, b. Shoreditch.
  10. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/254/f110v
    21 Holms St, Shoreditch, Middlesex
    John Sackett, head, married, 67, shoe mnfr (empr), b. London
    Catherine Sackett, wife, 67, b. London
    Rose Sackett, dau, unm, 36, b. London
    Florence Sackett, dau, unm, 34, b. London
    Roland Sackett, son, unm, 30, traveller (empd), b. London
    [Next door at 23 Holms St was an unoccupied boot factory.].
  11. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13, piece 280, folio 101, p. 55
    21 Holmes St, St Leonard's, Shoreditch, London
    John R Sackett, head, married, 78, boot manufacturer, employer working at home, b. London, Mile End
    Roland S Sackett, son, married, 40, boot manufacturer, employer working at home, b. London, Shoreditch
    Rebecca Sackett, dau-in-law, 32, b. London, Stepney
    Algernon P Sackett, grandson, 3mo, b. London, Shoreditch.
  12. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett John Richard of 21 and 23 Holms-street Hackney-road Middlesex died 21 September 1905 Probate London 20 October to Walter John Samuel Sackett and Roland Algernon Sackett boot-manufacturers. Effects £1111 12s. 10d."
  13. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 21 Holms St, Hackney Road, Shoreditch, London NE
    6 rooms
    Roland Sackett, head, 51, married, shoe manufacturer, at home, b. Shoreditch
    Rebecca Sackett, wife, 42, m. 11y, 2 ch, both living, b. London, Stepney
    Algernon Sackett, son, 10, b. Shoreditch
    Kathleen Sackett, dau, 1, b. Shoreditch.
Last Edited24 November 2016