Herbert Henry Thomas

FatherJohn Henry Thomas (1857-1912)
MotherAnne Elizabeth "Annie" Sackett (1869-1945)
Herbert Henry Thomas, son of John Henry Thomas and Anne Elizabeth "Annie" Sackett, was born in Dagenham, EssexG, in 1887.1,2 He married in Toronto, Ontario, CanadaG, on 7 May 1908, Emily Rose Fisher, daughter of George Washington Fisher and Julia Wilkshire.3 Emily was born in EnglandG in about 1886.4
     In 1891 Herbert was living at 40 Lower Cottages, Creeksworth?, Barking, EssexG, in the household of his parents John and Annie, and was recorded in the census as Herbert H Thomas, aged three and born in Dagenham.5
     In 1901 he was living at Grosvenor Terrace, DagenhamG, in the household of his parents John and Annie, and was recorded as Herbert H Thomas, an agricultural labourer, aged 13 and born in Dagenham.6
     Herbert emigrated to CanadaG in 1905 with his parents and siblings.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1887. Thomas, Herbert Henry. Mother: Sackett. Romford. 4a:316."
  3. "Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826–1938" (Ancestry image), "7 May 1908, at Toronto, Herbert Henry Thomas, 20, of Toronto Junction, b. Essex, Eng, bachelor, car inspector, Baptist, father John Henry Thomas, mother Annie Sackett; to Emily Rose Fisher, 21, of Toronto, b. England, spinster, Baptist, father George Washington Fisher, mother Julia Wilkshire. Witnesses: William Fisher, of Toronto, Mary Curley, of Toronto."
  4. Marriage record.
  5. 1891 England census
    RG12, piece 1371, folio 30, p. 9, GSU roll 6096481
    40 Lower Cottgs, Creeksworth?, Barking, Essex
    John H Thomas, head, married, 32, general laborer, b. Sussex, Hastings
    Annie E Thomas, wife, 22, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Herbert H Thomas, son, 3, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Wilfred J Thomas, son, 1, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Philadelphia Thomas, dau, 3 mo, b. Essex, Barking
    Robert Sackett, bro-in-law, 16, general laborer, b. Essex, Dagenham.
  6. 1901 England census
    RG13, piece 1645, folio 127, p. 35
    Grosvenor Ter, Dagenham, Essex
    John H Thomas, head, married, 44, coal porter, worker, b. Sussex, Brede
    Annie E Thomas, wife, 32, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Herbert H Thomas, son, 13, ordinary agricultural labourer, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Wilfred J Thomas, son, 11, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Louisa A Thomas, dau, 7, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Hilda E Thomas, dau, 5, b. Essex, Dagenham
    John R Thomas, son, 4, b. Essex, Dagenham
    George H Thomas, son, 1, b. Essex, Barking
    Winnie J Sparrow, servant, single, 24, nurse domestic, b. Suffolk, Great Hurston.
  7. "Canadian Passenger Lists" (Ancestry image), "Ship Lake Champlain, dep. Liverpool, England, arr. St John, New Brunswick, 3 Apr 1905. John H Thomas, 47, bricklayer; Annie E Thomas, 35, wife; Herbert H Thomas, 17; Wilfred J Thomas, 15; Louisa A Thomas, 12; Hilda E Thomas, 10; John R Thomas, 8; Lucy J Thomas, 6; George H Thomas, 5; Ruth M Thomas, 3; all of Essex, destination St John, NB, British Bonus Allowed."
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Richard Sackett of South Weald, Essex
ChartsLine 6 (English)
Last Edited10 Nov 2016

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