Ada Eliza Sackett

FatherJeremiah Sackett (c 1834-1891)
MotherMary Ann (Butler) Redman (1831-1875)
Ada Eliza Sackett, daughter of Jeremiah Sackett and Mary Ann (Butler) Redman, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, in 18701,2 and baptized at St George's Church, RamsgateG, on 18 January 1870.3 She married first at St Michael & All Angels, Ladbroke Grove, Kensington, LondonG, on 9 September 1891, John Adam Robertson, son of Duncan Robertson.4,5,6 John was born in about 1869. She married second James Hill.
     In 1871 Ada was living at 2 Adelaide Gardens, Ramsgate, KentG, in the household of her parents Jeremiah and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Ada Sackett, aged one and born in Ramsgate.7
     In 1911 she was living at 56B Ufford Street, Waterloo, Lambeth, LondonG, and was recorded as Ada Hill, a part-time cleaner, head of household, a widow aged 41 and born in Ramsgate. Living with her were her children, F Reginald Hill, 8, Elizabeth M Hill, 7, Cecil H Robertson, 18, and Florrie A Robertson, 16.8

Children of Ada Eliza Sackett and John Adam Robertson

Children of Ada Eliza Sackett and James Hill

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1870. Sackett, Ada Eliza. Mother: Butler. Thanet. 2a:873."
  2. Census.
  3. Baptisms Register, St George, Ramsgate (Transcript), "18 January 1870 Ada Eliza d. Jeremiah & Mary Anne Sackett, Ramsgate, tailor."
  4. Marriages Register, St Michael & All Angels, Ladbroke Grove, Kensington, Middlesex (image on, "9 September 1891, John Adam Robertson, 22, bachelor, licensed victualler, of 164 Portobello Road, father: Duncan Robertson (deceased), silk buyer; and Ada Sackett, 21, spinster, of 8 Station Avenue, Brixton, father: James Sackett (deceased), tailor. Licence. Both signed. Witnesses: William Johnston Robertson, Mary Lillie Robertson."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1891. Sackett, Ada. Kensington. 1a:359."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1891. Robertson, John Adam. Kensington. 1a:359."
  7. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/995/f116
    2 Adelaide Gdns, Ramsgate, Kent
    Jeremiah Sackett, head, married, 37, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Mary Sackett, wife, 40, b. Canterbury
    Albert Redman, stepson, 15, block maker, b. Ramsgate
    Mary Ann Redman, stepdau, 13, b. Ramsgate
    Rose Sackett, dau, 8, b. Ramsgate
    Emily Sackett, dau, 3, b. Ramsgate
    Ada Sackett, dau, 1, b. Ramsgate
    Emily Stewart, visitor, married, 25, cloth merchant's wife, b. London
    Emily Sterling, visitor, unm., 16, general servant, b. Bermondsey.
  8. 1911 England census, digital image,, RG14, piece 1952
    56B Ufford Street, Waterloo, Lambeth, SE
    3 rooms
    Ada Hill, head/wife, 41, widow, 5 ch, all living, showroom cleaning (part-time), b. Ramsgate, Kent
    F Reginald Hill, son, 8, b. London, Islington, Scottish father
    Elizabeth M Hill, dau, 7, b. London, Holborn, Scottish father
    Cecil H Robertson, son, 18, single, apprentice Modern business devisers Printers Stationers &c, worker, b. London, West Hackney, Scottish father
    Florrie A Robertson, dau, 16, single, learner & messenger, theatrical costume & boot manufacture, worker, b. London, Grays Inn Lane, Scottish father.
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited16 Nov 2016

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