Walter John Samuel Sackett

(1849-1924)
FatherJohn Richard Sackett (1822-1905)
MotherCatherine Hewitt (c 1822-1896)
Walter John Samuel Sackett, shoe maker, of Hackney, London, son of John Richard Sackett and Catherine Hewitt, was born in Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, on 10 July 18491,2 and baptized at St John the Baptist Church, Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, on 30 September 1849.2 He died aged 74 in HackneyG in 1924.3 He married at St John's Church, ShoreditchG, on 17 December 1870, Rebecca Janet Hawkins.4,5 She was born in about 18506 and died aged 86 in HackneyG in 1936.7
     In 1851 Walter was living at 14 Ashford Street, Shoreditch, LondonG, and was recorded in the census as Walter Sackett, aged one, born in Shoreditch, the son of John Sackett.8
     In 1861 he was living at 10 Herbert Street, Tower Hamlets, ShoreditchG, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, a scholar, aged 12, born in Shoreditch, the son of John Richard Sackett.9
     In 1871 he was living at 73 Great Cambridge Street, St Leonard's, ShoreditchG, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, a clicker, head of household, married, aged 21 and born in Shoreditch. Living with him was his wife Rebecca, 21.10
     In 1881 he was living at 6 Montague Road, HackneyG, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, a boot checker, head of household, married, aged 31 and born in Shoreditch. Living with him were his wife Rebecca, 31, and their children, Horace, 9, Emily, 8, and Florence, aged six.11
     In 1891 he was living at 6 Montague Road, Hackney, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, a boot and shoe manufacturer (employed), head of household, married, aged 40, and born in Shoreditch. Living with him were his wife Rebecca, aged 39, and born in Shoreditch, and their children, Horace, 19, Emily, 18, Florence, 16, and Walter, aged six.12
     In 1901 he was living at 6 Montague Road, Dalston, Hackney, LondonG, and was recorded as Walter John S Sackett, a traveller in the boot and shoe trade, head of household, married, aged 51, and born in Shoreditch. Living with him were his wife Rebecca, aged 51, and born in Bethnal Green, and their children, Emily (27), Florence (26), and Walter (16).13
     Walter and his brother Roland proved their father John's will in LondonG on 20 October 1905. His estate was valued at £1,111.14
     In 1911 he was living at 21 Norfolk Road, Dalston, Hackney, LondonG, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, a boot cutter, head of household, aged 61 and born in Shoreditch. Living with him were his wife Rebecca, 61, and their married daughter Emily, 37.15
(1911 census)

Children of Walter John Samuel Sackett and Rebecca Janet Hawkins

ChartsLine 7 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1849. Sackett, Walter John Samuel. Mother: Hewitt. Shoreditch. 2:410."
  2. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Shoreditch, Middlesex, "30 September 1849 Walter John Samuel s. John Richard Sackett & Catherine, clicker of Ashford Street. Born 10 July 1849."
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1924. Sackett, Walter J S, 74. Hackney."
  4. Marriages Register, St John the Baptist, Shoreditch, Middlesex, "17 December 1870 Walter John Samuel Sackett, full age, bachelor, clicker, of 9 Herbert St., Hackney Nth, & Rebecca Janett Hawkins, full age, spinster, of 12 Bath St. Banns. Both signed. Fathers: John Richard Sackett, shoemaker; John Hawkins, jeweller. Witnesses: Edward George Hallam; Charlotte Larretta Hawkins."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1870. Sackett, Walter John. Shoreditch."
  6. Birth date based on age at death.
  7. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1936. Sackett, Rebecca J, 86. Hackney."
  8. 1851 Census for England & Wales, 14 Ashford St., St. Johns, Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex
    John Sackett, head, married, 28, clicker, b. London
    Catherine Sackett, wife, 29, b. London
    Kate Sackett, dau, 7, scholar, b. London, Shoreditch
    Lavinia Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. London, Shoreditch
    Clara Sackett, dau, 4, b. London, Shoreditch
    Walter Sackett, son, 1, b. London, Shoreditch
    William Sackett, son, 1m[?], b. London, Shoreditch
    HO107/1536/f.77.
  9. 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.
  10. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 470, folio 62, p. 15, GSU roll 823367
    73 Gt Cambridge St, St Leonard's, Shoreditch, Middlesex
    Walter Sackett, head, married, 21, clicker, b. Middlesex, Shoreditch
    Rebecca Sackett, wife, 21, machinist, b. Middlesex, Shoreditch.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. "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."
  15. 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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