Alfred Ansell Sackett

(1856-1916)
FatherGeorge Sackett (1823-1863)
MotherLouisa Maria Haysom (c 1830-1890)
Alfred Ansell Sackett, son of George Sackett and Louisa Maria Haysom, was born in St Leonard's, Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, on 3 July 18561,2,3 and baptized at Christ Church, Hoxton, MiddlesexG, on 1 July 1866.2 He died aged 60 in Edmonton, MiddlesexG, in 1916.4 He married in St John the Baptist, Islington, MiddlesexG, on 30 July 1881, Minnie Sophia McMurdie, daughter of Edwin John McMurdie.5,6,7 (This was a double wedding in which Alfred's sister Rosina and James Salter were also married.) Minnie was born in St Leonard's, ShoreditchG, in about 18583 and died aged 70 in IslingtonG in 1929.8
     In 1861 Alfred was living at 7 Francis Place, Poole Street, Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, in the household of his parents George and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Alfred Sackett, a scholar, aged four and born in Hoxton, Middlesex.9
     In 1871 he was living at 7 Frances Place, ShoreditchG, in the household of his widowed mother Louisa, and was recorded as Alfred Sackett, an errand boy, aged 14 and born in Shoreditch.10
     In 1881 he was living at 11 Francis Place, Hoxton Old Town, MiddlesexG, in the household of his widowed mother Louisa, and was recorded as Alfred Sackett, a mason, single, aged 24.11
     In 1901 he was living at 24 Englefield Road, Hackney, LondonG, and was recorded as Alfred Sackett, a stone mason, head of household, married, aged 44, and born in Shoreditch. Living with him were his wife Minnie, aged 42, and born in Shoreditch, and their unmarried 18-year-old daughter Catherine.12
     In 1911 he was living at 39 Carlingford Road, West Green, Tottenham, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as Alfred Sackett, a stonemason, head of household, aged 54 and born in St Leonard, Shoreditch. Living with him was his wife Minnie, 52.13
(1911 census)

Children of Alfred Ansell Sackett and Minnie Sophia McMurdie

ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1856. Sackett, Alfred Ansell. Mother: Haysom. Shoreditch. 1c:158."
  2. Baptism, Christ Church, Hoxton, Middlesex (IGI), "1 July 1866, b. 3 July 1856, Alfred Arnsel s. George & Louisa Sackett, of 7 Francis Pl., father: stonemason, dec'd."
  3. Census.
  4. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1916. Sackett, Alfred A, 60. Edmonton."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1881. Sackett, Alfred Ansell. Islington. 1b:494."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1881. McMurdie, Minnie Sophia. Islington. 1b:494."
  7. Marriages Register, St John the Baptist, Islington, Middlesex (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "30 July 1881, Alfred Ansell Sackett, 25, bachelor, mason, of 11 Poole St, father: George Sackett, mason; and Minnie Sophia McMurdie, 22, spinster, of 31 Holts Place, father: Edwin John McMurdie, pen maker. Banns. Both signed. Witnesses: William Nott, Catherine Agnes McMurdie."
  8. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1929. Sackett, Minnie S, 70. Islington."
  9. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG9, piece 242, folio 82, p. 9, GSU roll 542598
    7 Francis Place, Poole Street, Shoreditch (St Leonards), Middlesex
    George Sackett, head, married, 38, stone cutter, b. Kent, St Laurence
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 30, b. Hants, Romsey
    Elizth Sackett, dau, 10, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Harriet Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Rosina Sackett, dau, 3, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Thos Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Alfred Sackett, son, 4, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    William Sackett, son, 1, b. Mdx, Hoxton.
  10. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 457, folio 47, p. 3, GSU roll 823363
    7 Frances Pl, Shoreditch, London
    Louisa Sackett, head, widow, 40, b. Hampshire, Romsey
    Thomas Sackett, son, 17, [occ. blank], b. Shoreditch
    Alfred Sackett, son, 14, errand boy, b. Shoreditch
    Rose Sackett, dau, 13, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Louisa Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Ann Coster, lodger, widow, 39, collar dresser, b. Kent, Blackheath
    Martha Gallery, visitor, unm, 27, bonnet maker, b. Surrey, Southwark.
  11. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG11, Piece 397, Folio 89, p. 13, GSU roll 1341086
    11 Francis Pl, Hoxton Old Town, Middlesex
    Louisa Sackett, head, widow, 49, retired, b. Hants, Ramsey
    Alfred Sackett, son, unm, 24, mason, b. Shoreditch
    Louisa Sackett, dau, unm, 18, shipper, b. Shoreditch
    Charles Chad, son-in-law, 31, mason, b. Shoreditch
    Elizabeth Chad, dau, 30, b. Shoreditch
    Charles Chad, gson, 6, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Alfred Chad, gson, 2, b. Shoreditch
    James Chad, gson, 9m, b. Shoreditch.
  12. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 228/83
    Hackney, London
    24 Englefield Road (4 rooms)
    Alfred Sackett, head, married, 44, stone mason, worker, b. Shoreditch, London
    Minnie Sackett, wife, 42, b. Shoreditch
    Catherine Sackett, dau, single, 18, artificial florist, worker, b. Shoreditch.
  13. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 39 Carlingford Rd, West Green, Tottenham, Middlesex
    3 rooms
    Alfred Sackett, head, 54, married, stonemason, worker, b. St Leonard, Shoreditch
    Minnie Sackett, wife, 52, m. 29y, 2 ch, both died, artificial florist, at home, b. St Leonard, Shoreditch.
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Last Edited3 February 2018