Samuel Henry Sackett

(1844-1880)
FatherHenry Samuel Sackett (1811-1885)
MotherMartha Paterson (1816-1896)
Samuel Henry Sackett, a leather shaver of Camberwell, Surrey, son of Henry Samuel Sackett and Martha Paterson, was born in Bermondsey, SurreyG, in 1844.1,2 He died aged 36 in Camberwell, SurreyG, in 1880.3 He married at St James, BermondseyG, on 1 August 1864, Emma Rosetta Roberts, daughter of Thomas William Roberts and ___ Warburton.4,5 Emma was born in Southwark, SurreyG, in 1841.6,7 After Samuel's death, Emma married at St John's Church, Walworth, LondonG, on 25 December 1891, Henry Charles Raper, a book-binder, son of Henry Raper.8,9
     In 1851 Samuel was living at 3 Castle Street, St George, Camberwell, SurreyG, and was recorded in the census as Samuel Sackett, aged 7, born in Bermondsey, the son of Martha Sackett.10
     In 1871 he was living at 3 Acre Street, Newington, LondonG, and was recorded as Samuel Sackett, a leather shaver, head of household, married, aged 27. Living with him were his wife Emma, 29, and their children, Emma, 5, and Harry, aged two.11
     In 1881 Samuel's widow Emma was living at 60 Henshaw Street, Newington, SurreyG, and was recorded in the census as Emma Sackett, a machinist, head of household, a widow, aged 39, and born in London. Living with her were her children, Emma, 15, and Harry, aged 12.12
     In 1891 she was living at 41 Cowan Street, Camberwell, LondonG, and was recorded as Emma Sackett, a mantle machinist, head of household, a widow, aged 48 and born in Newington, London. Living with her were her sons, William, 19, and Samuel, 17. Also in the household was a male lodger.13
More information on Samuel Henry Sackett is found in Saga 5: My Leather Workers by Marion Sackett, Samuel's great-granddaughter.

Children of Samuel Henry Sackett and Emma Rosetta Roberts

Sackett Family Association descendants
Marion Sackett.
ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1844. Sackett, Samuel Henry. Mother: Patterson. Bermondsey. 4:6."
  2. 1851 Census for England & Wales, HO 107/1582/f345v
    Camberwell, St.George, Surrey
    3 Castle St.  
    Martha SACKETT, wife, 33, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Henry SACKETT, son, 15, trimmer felmonger, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    James SACKETT, son, 13, scholar, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Edward SACKETT, son, 11, scholar, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Samuel SACKETT, son, 7, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    [illegible] SACKETT, son, 7 months, b. Surrey, Camberwell.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1880. Sackett, Samuel Henry, 36. Camberwell. 1d:447."
  4. Marriages Register, St James, Bermondsey, Surrey, "1 August 1864 Samuel Henry Sackett, bachelor, full age, leather shaver, of Long Lane, & Emma Roberts, spinster, full age, of Long Lane. Fathers: Henry Samuel Sackett, fellmonger; Thomas William Roberts, hatter."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1864. Sackett, Samuel Henry. Bermondsey. 1d:74."
  6. Census.
  7. Website England & Wales Birth Index (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Mar qtr 1841. Roberts, Emma Rosetta. Mother: Warburton. Bermondsey. 4:36."
  8. Marriages Register, St John, Walworth, London (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "25 December 1891, Henry Charles Raper, 68? [?48 overwritten as 68], widower, book-binder, of 26 Richmond Ct, father: Henry Raper, deceased; and Emma Rosetta Sackett, 48, widow, of 26 Richmond, father: William Roberts, deceased. Banns. Both signed. Witnesses: George Bailey, Rosina Bailey."
  9. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1891. Sackett, Emma Bertha. St Saviour. 1d:368."
    "Dec qtr 1891. Raper, Henry Charles. St Saviour. 1d:368."
  10. 1851 Census for England & Wales, 3 Castle St., St. George, Camberwell, Surrey
    Martha Sackett, wife, 33, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Henry Sackett, son, 15, trimmer felmonger, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    James Sackett, son, 13, scholar, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Edward Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Samuel Sackett, son, 7, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    [illegible] Sackett, son, 7 months, b. Surrey, Camberwell
    HO 107/1582/f345v.
  11. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10; Piece: 619; Folio: 67; Page: 25; GSU roll: 818919
    3 Acre Street, St Mary Newington, London
    Samuel Sackett, head, married, 27, leather shaver, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Emma Sackett, wife, 29, b. Surrey, Southwark
    Emma Sackett, dau, 5, b. Surrey, Southwark
    Harry Sackett, son, 2, b. Saxony, Dresden.
  12. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341121, PRO RG11/0536/93/23
    Newington, Surrey
    60 Henshaw St
    Emma Sackett, head, widow, 39, b. London, Middlesex, machinist
    Emma Sackett, dau, 15, b. Newington, Surrey, machinist
    Harry Sackett, son, 12, b. Dresden (B S), Germany, scholar.
  13. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 485, folio 98, p. 59, GSU roll 6095595
    41 Cowan St, Camberwell, London
    Emma Sackett, head, wid, 48, mantle machinist, b. London, Newington
    Willm Sackett, son, single, 19, mineral water machine minder, b. London, Camberwell
    Saml Sackett, son, 17, mineral water labourer, b. London, Bermondsey
    Henry Raper, lodger, married, 35, bookbinder, b. London, Islington.
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Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
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