Emma Sackett

(1847-1885)
FatherRev Edward Saunders Sackett (1811-1850)
MotherMaria Gaskell (1820-1884)
Emma Sackett, daughter of Rev Edward Saunders Sackett and Maria Gaskell, was born in Norwich, NorfolkG, in 1847.1 She died aged about 38 in Roundhay, Leeds, YorkshireG, in 1885.2 She married in Kirkstall, YorkshireG, in 1868, Thomas Henry Vickers.3 Thomas was born in Selby, YorkshireG, on 8 January 1843.2
     In 1851 Emma was living at 3 St James Square, St John's, Margate, KentG, in the household of her grandparents, George and Ann Gaskell, and was recorded in the census as Emma Sackett, aged three and born in Norwich, Norfolk.4
     In 1871 she was living at Leeds Road, Potter Newton, Leeds, YorkshireG, in the household of her husband Thomas, 26, an oil merchant and dry salter, and was recorded as Emma Vickers, aged 23 and born in Norwich. Living with them were their children, Henry, 2, and Margaret, aged one month. Also in the household were two female servants: a general domestic servant and a nurse.5
     In 1891 she was living at Park Villas, Park Road, Rounday, YorkshireG, in the household of her husband Thomas, 46, an oil merchant, and was recorded as Emma Vickers, aged 43 and born in Norwich. Living with them were their children, Henry, 22, Margaret, 20, Emma, 18, Edward, 16, and Olive, aged 13. Also in the household was a female domestic servant.6
     In 1911 she was living at 14a Preston Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, EssexG, in the household of her widowed son Henry, and was recorded as Emma Vickers, a widow, aged 64 and born in Norwich.7

Children of Emma Sackett and Thomas Henry Vickers

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 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1847. Sackett, Emma. Mother: Gaskell. Norwich. 13:252."
  2. Private papers of Hilary Kirk, Horsham, Sussex, family tree of Rev E S Sackett.
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1868. Sackett, Emma. Kirkstall."
  4. 1851 Census for England & Wales, 3 St. James Sq., St. Johns, Margate, Kent
    George Gaskell, head, married, 56, proprietor of house & land, b. Essex, Wanstead
    Ann Gaskell, wife, 58, b. Kent, Margate
    George Bone Gaskell, son, unmarried, 26, Wesleyan minister, b. Kent, Margate
    Caroline Jemima Gaskell, dau, unmarried, 19, b. Kent, Margate
    John Gaskell, son, unmarried, 17, b. Kent, Margate
    Emma Sackett, g-dau, 3, b. Norfolk, Norwich
    Mary Bushell, serv., [marital status blank], 20, b. Kent, Margate
    HO107/1629/f246v.
  5. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 4576, folio 37, p. 68, GSU roll 847252.
    Leeds Road, Potter Newton, Leeds. Yorkshire
    Thomas H Vickers, head, married, 26, oil merchant & dry salter, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Emma Vickers, wife, 23, b. Norfolk, Norwich
    Henry E Vickers, son, 2, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Margaret B Vickers, dau, 1 mo, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Mary E Walker, serv, unm, 20, genl domestic serv, b. Yorkshire
    Elizabeth A Williams, serv, unm, 17, nurse, b. Middlesex.
  6. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 3714, folio 142, p. 21 GSU roll 6098824
    Park Villas, Park Road, Roundhay, Yorkshire West Riding
    Thomas H Vickers, head, married, 46, oil merchant, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Emma Vickers, wife, 43, b. Norfolk, Norwich
    Henry E Vickers, son, single, 22, oil merchant's traveller, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Margaret B Vickers, dau, single, 20, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Emma M Vickers, dau, single, 18, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Edward T Vickers, son, 16, electrician, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Olive M Vickers, dau, 13, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Elizabeth Downing, serv, single, 16, general servant domestic, b. Yorkshire.
  7. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG14, piece 10128, schedule 153
    14a Preston Rd, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, Essex
    8 rooms
    Henry Eustace Vickers, head, 42, widower, newspaper manager, employer, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Emma Vickers, mother, 64, widow, b. Norfolk, Norwich
    Olive Muriel Vickers, sister, 32, single, b. Yorkshire, Leeds
    Edith Theedom, servant, 21, single, general servant (domestic).
Generation.TreeP.3
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited25 November 2016