Emily Grace Sackett

(1873-1947)
FatherWalter John Samuel Sackett (1849-1924)
MotherRebecca Janet Hawkins (c 1850-1936)
Emily Grace Sackett, daughter of Walter John Samuel Sackett and Rebecca Janet Hawkins, was born in Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, in April 1873.1 She died aged 74 in Hackney, MiddlesexG, in 1947.2 She married in Hackney, MiddlesexG, in 1892, Edgar Harrison Rhodes, son of Thomas Rhodes and Mary ___.3,4 Edgar was born in Kensington, LondonG, on 10 October 18725 and baptized at St Mark's Church, Notting Hill, LondonG, on 20 November 1872.6 He died aged 44 in Bramley, YorkshireG, in 1917.7
     Emily was admitted, aged four, to St Paul's School, Hackney, LondonG, on 30 October 1877, and was re-admitted on 3 June 1878. The family was then living at 61 Brougham Road.8
     In 1881 Emily was living at 6 Montague Road, HackneyG, in the household of her parents Walter and Rebecca, and was recorded in the census as Emily Sackett, a scholar, aged eight and born in Shoreditch.9
     In 1891 she was living at 6 Montague Road, HackneyG, in the household of her parents Walter and Rebecca, and was recorded as Emily Sackett, unmarried, aged 18 and born in Hackney.10
     In 1901 she was living at 6 Montague Road, Dalston, Hackney, LondonG, in the household of her parents Walter and Rebecca, and was recorded as Emily G Sackett, aged 27 and born in Shoreditch.11
     In 1911 she was living at 21 Norfolk Road, Dalston, Hackney, LondonG, in the household of her parents Walter and Rebecca, and was recorded as Emily Sackett, married, aged 37 and born in Shoreditch.12
     Emily and her husband Edgar would appear to have separated soon after their marriage. She was recorded in the 1901 census under her maiden name; her marital status was not given. In 1911 she again used her maiden name but was recorded as having been married for 18 years. Her death record was in the name of Rhodes. In 1891 Edgar, aged 18 and single, was living with his parents Thomas and Mary in Islington, London. In 1901 he was living in Boston Spa, Yorkshire, with his mother Mary, by then a widow. He was an assistant barman, aged 29 and born in Chalk Farm, London. He described himself as single although he had married in 1892. In 1911 he was living in Leeds, Yorkshire. He was a hotel waiter, aged 38 and born in Chalk Farm. He described himself as a widower. He was living with Blanche Elenor Hudson, 30, a widow.

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1873. Sackett, Emily Grace. Mother: Hawkins. Shoreditch. 1c:172."
  2. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Sep qtr 1947. Rhodes, Emily G, 73. Hackney. 5c:544."
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1892. Sackett, Emily Grace. Hackney. 1b:967."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1892. Rhodes, Edgar Harrison. Hackney. 1b:967."
  5. Website England & Wales Birth Index (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Dec qtr 1872. Rhodes, Edgar Harrison. Kensington. 1a:112."
  6. Baptisms Register, St Mark, Notting Hill, London (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "20 Nov 1872, Edgar Harrison Rhodes, b. 10 Oct 1872, s. of Thomas & Mary Rhodes, of 106 Bramley Road, cloth merchant."
  7. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1917. Rhodes, Edgar H, 44. Bramley. 9b:382."
  8. "London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840–1911", digital image, Ancestry.com, "St Paul's School, Hackney, adm no 697, 30 Oct 1877, re-adm 3 Jun 1878, b. Apr 1873, Emily Sackett, parent/guardian: Horace, of 61 Brougham Rd." [The reference to Horace would appear to have been to her brother, rather than to a parent/guardian.]
  9. 1881 England census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1341064, PRO RG11/0298/46/29
    6 Montague Rd, London, Middlesex
    Walter Sackett, head, married, 31, b. Shoreditch, Middlesex, boot checker
    Rebecca Sackett, wife, 31, b. Shoreditch
    Horace Sackett, son, 9, b, Shoreditch, scholar
    Emily Sackett, dau, 8, b. Shoreditch, scholar
    Florence Sackett, dau, 6, b. Shoreditch, scholar.
  10. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/192/95v
    6 Montague Rd, Hackney, Middlesex
    Walter Sackett, head, married, 40, boot & shoe mfr (empd), b. Shoreditch
    Rebecca Sackett, wife, 39, b. Shoreditch
    Horace Sackett, son, unm, 19, clerk (empd), b. Hackney
    Emily Sackett, dau, unm, 18, b. Hackney
    Florence Sackett, dau, unm, 16, b. Hackney
    Walter Sackett, son, 6, b. Hackney.
  11. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 216/75
    Hackney, London
    6 Montague Road, Dalston
    Walter John S Sackett, head, married, 51, traveller boot & shoe trade, worker, b. Shoreditch, London
    Rebecca J Sackett, wife, 51, b. Bethnal Green, London
    Emily G Sackett, dau, 27, b. Shoreditch
    Florence A Sackett, dau, single, 26, b. Shoreditch
    Walter J Sackett, son, 16, office boy, b. Hackney.
  12. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 21 Norfolk Road, Dalston, Hackney, London NE
    2 rooms
    Walter Sackett, head, 61, married, boot cutter, worker, b. Shoreditch
    Rebecca Sackett, wife, 61, m. 40y, 4 ch, all living, b. Bethnal Green
    Emily Sackett, dau, 37, m. 18y, no ch, b. Shoreditch.
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