Edna May Sackett

FatherHenry Sackett (1856-1923)
MotherJane Tansley
Edna May Sackett, daughter of Henry Sackett and Jane Tansley, was born in Plaistow, EssexG, on 9 July 19001,2 and baptized at St Mary, PlaistowG, on 29 July 1900.3 She married in Greenwich, LondonG, in 1919, Albert E Schooley.4,5
     In 1901 Edna was living at 12 Philip Street, West Ham, EssexG, in the household of her parents Henry and Jenny, and was recorded in the census as Edna M Sackett, aged eight months and born in Plaistow.6
     In 1911 she was living at 106 Lower Road, Rotherhithe, Bermondsey, LondonG, and was recorded as Edna May Sackett, a schoolgirl, aged ten and born in Canning Town. She was with her mother Jane/Jenny as a visitor in the household of Thomas Walker.7

Child of Edna May Sackett and Albert E Schooley

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1900. Sackett, Edna May. Mother: Tansley. West Ham. 4a:85."
  2. Census.
  3. "Essex Baptisms" (Findmypast transcript), Baptisms Register, Plaistow, St Mary the Virgin, Essex, "29 Jul 1900, Edna May Sackett, b. 9 Jul 1900, father Henry Sackett, labourer, mother Jane, of 12 Philip Street."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1919. Sackett, Edna M. Spouse: Schooley. Greenwich. 1d:2297."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1919. Schooley, Albert E. Spouse: Sackett. Greenwich. 1d:2297."
  6. 1901 England census
    RG13, piece 1575, folio 92, p. 15
    12 Philip St, West Ham, Essex
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 40, general labourer, worker, b. Rotherhithe
    Jenny Sackett, wife, 34, b. Hackney, London
    Mary Sackett, dau, 16, dress maker, own account, b. Rotherhithe
    Alice Sackett, dau, 13, nurse maid, worker, b. Poplar, London
    Edith Sackett, dau, 11, b. Plaistow, Essex
    Edna M Sackett, dau, 8 mo, b. Plaistow, Essex
    Claude Perry, visitor, 3, b. Islington, London.
  7. 1911 England census
    RG14, piece 1926
    106 Lower Road, Rotherhithe, Bermondsey, London
    4 rooms
    Thomas Henry Walker, head, 49, married 17 y, master stevedor, employer, b. London, Bow
    Mrs J Sackett, visitor, 45, m. 28 y, 5 ch, all living, b. London, Hackney
    Edna May Sackett, visitor, 10, school, b. Canning Town
    Claud Sackett, visitor, 8, school, b. Canning Town.
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited14 Sep 2023

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