Roland Algernon Sackett

FatherWilliam Hewitt Sackett (1851-1896)
MotherSarah Reynolds (c 1852-)
Roland Algernon Sackett, son of William Hewitt Sackett and Sarah Reynolds, was born in Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, on 3 January 18731,2 and baptized at St Leonard's Church, ShoreditchG, on 26 January 1873.2 He died aged 57 in LondonG,3 and was buried at St Pancras Cemetery, LondonG, on 19 July 1930.3 He married at St John of Jerusalem, Hackney, LondonG, on 2 August 1909, Ellen Lily Latimer, daughter of Benjamin Arnsby Latimer.4,5 Ellen was born in about 1881.
     In 1891 Roland was living at 137 Hoxton Street, Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, in the household of his parents William and Sarah, and was recorded in the census as Rowland Sackett, a clicker, aged 18 and born in Shoreditch.6
     In 1901 Roland was living at 234 Victoria Park Road, Hackney, LondonG, in the household of Edward Knott and family, and was recorded in the census as Rowland Algernon Sackett, a boot maker (employer), a boarder, single, aged 28 and born in Shoreditch.7
     In 1911 he was living at 20 Lockhurst Street, Clapton, HackneyG, and was recorded as Roland Algernon Sackett, boot shopkeeper, head of household, aged 38 and born in Hackney. Living with him was his wife Ellen, 30.8
(1911 census)

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1873. Sackett, Rowland Algernon. Mother: Reynolds. Shoreditch. 1c:163."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Leonard's, Shoreditch, Middlesex, "26 January 1873 Rowland Algernon s. William Hewitt & Sarah Sackett, b. 3 January 1873."
  3. Burials register, St Pancras Cemetery, London (, "19 July 1930, Roland Algernon Sackett."
  4. Marriages Register, St John of Jerusalem, Hackney, Middlesex (image on, "2 August 1909, Roland Algernon Sackett, 36, bachelor, boot manufacturer, of 74 Seven Sisters Road, Holloway, father: William Hewett Sackett (deceased), boot maker; and Ellen Lily Latimer, 28, spinster, of 214 Victoria Park Road, father: Benjamin Arnsby Latimer, cab proprietor. Banns. Both signed. Witnesses: Daisy Alice Latimer, B A Latimer, Robert James Latimer."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1909. Sackett, Roland Algernon. Hackney. 1b:939."
  6. 1891 England census, RG12/248/f141
    137 Hoxton Street, Shoreditch, Middlesex
    William H Sackett, head, married, 40, bootmaker (empr), b. Shoreditch, London
    Sarah Sackett, wife, 39, b. Clerkenwell, London
    Rowland Sackett, son, unm, 18, clicker, b. Shoreditch
    Harry Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    William Sackett, son, 9, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Laura Goslin[?], serv, 15, general serv, b. Shoreditch.
  7. 1901 England census, Hackney, London
    234 Victoria Park Road (4 rooms)
    Edward Knott, head, married, [data missing]
    Emily J Knott, wife, 31, b. Cambridge Heath, London
    Emily L Knott, dau, 8, b. Islington, London
    Isabel U Knott, dau, 2, b. South Hackney, London
    Rowland Algernon Sackett, boarder, single, 28, boot maker, employer, b. Shoreditch, London.
  8. 1911 England census, 20 Lockhurst St, Clapton, Hackney, London NE
    1 room
    Roland Algernon Sackett, head, 38, married, boot shopkeeper, b. London, Hackney
    Ellen Lily Sackett, wife, 30, m. 1y, b. London, Hackney.
Sackett line3rd great-grandson of Martin Sackett of Childerditch
ChartsLine 7 (English)
Last Edited13 Nov 2016

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