Algernon Percy Sackett

FatherRoland Algernon Sackett (1860-1928)
MotherRebecca Quiney (c 1869-1930)
Birth1900, Shoreditch, LondonG,1
Baptism1901, Haggerston, LondonG,2
Death1979, Islington, LondonG,3
Marriage1926, St Martin, LondonGIda May Seymour4,5
Marriage1939Dorothy Sophie ___
Algernon Percy Sackett, son of Roland Algernon Sackett and Rebecca Quiney, was born in Shoreditch, LondonG, on 22 December 19001 and baptized at St Paul's Church, Haggerston, LondonG, on 17 March 1901.2 He died aged 79 in Islington, LondonG, on 1 March 19793 and was cremated at Islington CrematoriumG on 8 March 1979.6 He married first at St Martin, LondonG, in 1926, Ida May Seymour, daughter of William Charles Seymour and Eliza Broster.4,5 Ida was born in Marylebone, LondonG, on 12 November 18997 and baptized at St Mark's Church, Marylebone RoadG, on 16 November 1899.8 Algernon and Ida were divorced in about 1938. Ida died aged 82 in Builth, Breconshire, WalesG,9 and was buried at Tirabad Llandulas, BreconshireG, on 14 January 1982.10 He married second in about 1939, Dorothy Sophie ___. Dorothy was born on 18 April 191211 and died aged 79 in IslingtonG in December 1991.12
     In 1901 Algernon was living at 21 Holmes Street, St Leonard's, Shoreditch, LondonG, and was recorded in the census as Algernon P Sackett, aged three months and born in Shoreditch. He was living with his parents Roland and Rebecca in the household of his grandfather John Sackett.13
     In 1911 he was living at 21 Holms Street, Hackney Road, ShoreditchG, in the household of his parents Roland and Rebecca, and was recorded as Algernon Sackett, aged ten and born in Shoreditch.14
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Algernon and his second wife, Dorothy, were living at 42 Dartmouth Park Hill, Islington, LondonG. He was a lorry driver, and Dorothy a gents tailoress.15

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1901. Sackett, Algernon Percy. Mother: Quiney. Shoreditch. 1c:86."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Paul, Haggerston, Middlesex (image on, "17 Mar 1901 Algernon Percy Sackett s. Rowland Algernon & Rebecca Sackett, of 21 Holms St, Haggerston, shoe manufacturer."
  3. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Mar qtr 1979. Sackett, Algernon Percy, b. 22 Dec 1900. Islington. 13:1889."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1926. Sackett, Algernon. Spouse: Seymour. St Martin. 1a:1211."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1926. Seymour, Ida M. Spouse: Sackett. St Martin. 1a:1211."
  6. Register of cremations, Islington Crematorium, London (, "8 Mar 1979 Algernon Percy Sackett d. 1 Mar 1979."
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1899. Seymour, Ida May. Mother: Broster. Marylebone. 1a:534."
  8. Baptisms Register, St Mark, Marylebone Road, London (image on, "16 Nov 1899 Ida May Seymour d. William Charles & Eliza Seymour, of 1 King's Gate Cottage, Cricklewood, coachman."
  9. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" , "Mar qtr 1982. Sackett, Ida May, b. 12 Nov 1900 [sic: 1899]. Builth. 26:0056."
  10. Burials Register, Tirabad Llandulas, Breconshire (Findmypast image), "14 Jan 1982 Ida May Sackett, Brynfryfryd, Builth Wells, 81 years."
  11. 1939 Register.
  12. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Dec 1991. Sackett, Dorothy Sophie, b. 18 Apr 1912. Islington. 13:1474:1291."
  13. 1901 England census, RG13, piece 280, folio 101, p. 55
    21 Holmes St, St Leonard's, Shoreditch, London
    John R Sackett, head, married, 78, boot manufacturer, employer working at home, b. London, Mile End
    Roland S Sackett, son, married, 40, boot manufacturer, employer working at home, b. London, Shoreditch
    Rebecca Sackett, dau-in-law, 32, b. London, Stepney
    Algernon P Sackett, grandson, 3mo, b. London, Shoreditch.
  14. 1911 England census, 21 Holms St, Hackney Road, Shoreditch, London NE
    6 rooms
    Roland Sackett, head, 51, married, shoe manufacturer, at home, b. Shoreditch
    Rebecca Sackett, wife, 42, m. 11y, 2 ch, both living, b. London, Stepney
    Algernon Sackett, son, 10, b. Shoreditch
    Kathleen Sackett, dau, 1, b. Shoreditch.
  15. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 42 Dartmouth Park Hill, Islington, London: RG101/0257H/004/38, Algernon P (Percy A) Sackett, b. 22 Dec 1900, married, lorry driver; RG101/0257H/004/39, Dorothy Sackett, b. 18 Apr 1912, married, tailoress (gents); Olive Dicken, b. 1907, single, tailoress (gents).
Sackett line3rd great-grandson of Martin Sackett of Childerditch
ChartsLine 7 (English)
Last Edited7 Nov 2016

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