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Family of Richard PICKETT and Elizabeth BLACKIE

Husband: Richard PICKETT (1826-1901)
Wife: Elizabeth BLACKIE (1822-1884)
Children: William Richard Blackie PICKETT (1860-1907)
Marriage 24 Nov 1855 St Giles, Middlesex, England

Husband: Richard PICKETT

Name: Richard PICKETT1
Sex: Male
Father: Richard PICKETT (1795-1854)
Mother: Henrietta LEACH ( - )
Birth 1826 Crediton , Devon, England
Baptism 27 Sep 1826 (age 0) Crediton , Devon, England
Census 1841 (age 14-15) Sandford, Devon, England
Vicargae House, Park Street
Richard is an apprentice tailor for his uncle John.
Occupation Tailor, Tobacconist
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 24) Finsbury, London, England2
24 New North Street St George the Martyr, Finsbury
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 24-25) Tailor; Finsbury, London, England2
Death 19 Mar 1901 (age 74-75) Islington, London, England

Wife: Elizabeth BLACKIE

Name: Elizabeth BLACKIE1
Sex: Female
Father: William BLACKIE (1790- )
Mother: Grace UNKNOWN ( - )
Birth 1822 St Pancras, London, England
Death 1884 (age 61-62) Islington, London, England

Child 1: William Richard Blackie PICKETT

Name: William Richard Blackie PICKETT1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Maria Louisa BENWELL (1859-1955)
Birth 1860 Regent's Park, London, England
Census 1901 (age 40) Islington, London, England
44 Hungerford Road, Islington
William is at this time unmarried, with a housekeeper and a maid.
Occupation Tailor, Tobacconist
Death 1907 (age 46-47) Hendon, London, England
Census 1911 (age 51) Willesden, London, England
3 Wyndcliffe Mansions, Lechmere Road, Willesden
Widowed Maria is living alone on private means.

Note on Husband: Richard PICKETT

Richard seems to have taken over his father-in-law's tobacconist business, though by 1881 he is calling himself a retired tailor.


1"Nick Heard". This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009
2"Census 1851 Finsbury, London, England HO107/1513 Folio 150, Page 18 (James Pickett)" (HO107/1513 Folio 150, Page 18).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Condition,Sex,Age,Occupation,Where Born,Infirmity
James Pickett,Head,Mar,M,30,Tailor,Sandford, Devon, England,
Eliza Pickett,Wife,Mar,F,30,,Bentley, Suffolk, England,
William Pickett,Son,Unm,M,3,,East Bergholt, Suffolk, England,
Eliza Harriett Pickett,Daughter,Unm,F,1,,,London, England,
Julia Pickett,Daughter,Unm,F,2m,,Bloomsbury, London, England,
Richard Pickett,Brother,Unm,M,24,Tailor,Crediton , Devon, England,