George Blackett of Greatham

George BlackettAge: 84 years18831968

Name
George Blackett
Surname
Blackett
Given names
George
Birth 3 August 1883 30 29
Death of a fatherWilliam Blackett
February 1885 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a half-brotherFrank Blackett (see note)
15 August 1889 (Age 6 years)
Christening of a half-brotherFrank Blackett (see note)
18 August 1889 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Grieveson
September 1899 (Age 16 years)
Marriage of a siblingHerbert UsherJane (Jeanie) BlackettView this family
1902 (Age 18 years)
MarriageSarah Jane (Sadie) ElmeyView this family
24 April 1909 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#1
George Elmey Blackett
29 May 1911 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Sadie Elmey Blackett
11 February 1915 (Age 31 years)
Christening of a daughterSadie Elmey Blackett
11 March 1915 (Age 31 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingFrank Blackett (see note)Lilian Ellis FairfootView this family
4 December 1916 (Age 33 years)
Death of a motherMargaret Russell
November 1918 (Age 35 years)
Death of a sisterJane (Jeanie) Blackett
December 1924 (Age 41 years)
Burial of a sisterJane (Jeanie) Blackett
2 January 1925 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Elmey BlackettEileen Patricia BrownView this family
1938 (Age 54 years)
Death of a half-brotherFrank Blackett (see note)
1956 (Age 72 years)
Death 1968 (Age 84 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 24 September 1874Holy Trinity, Seaton Carew, Co. Durham
3 months
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
Mother’s family with Not known - View this family
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mother
half-brother
Family with Sarah Jane (Sadie) Elmey - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 24 April 1909St. Paul, West Hartlepool, Co. Durham
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son
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Note
Shipowner's clerk in West Hartlepool 1901. Settled in Oporto, Portugal and became a major wine merchant. The Blackett brand of ports is named after him and his family. Arrived at Liverpool from Leixoes, Portugal 5 Apr 1909 (presumably on his way to be married). Arrived at Liverpool 9 Jul 1914 with wife Mary{sic?], age 31, and female infant aged 2. Past and future country of residence Portugal. Arrived Liverpool 18 Jan 1915. Shipbroker, 31. Past country of residence Portugal. Departed Liverpool for Leixoes 20 Nov 1919, merchant, 36, with wife and 2 children. Permanent residence Portugal. Arrived Liverpool 19 Aug 1920, merchant, 37, with wife Sadie, 37, son George Elmey Blackett, 9, & daughter Sadie Elmey Blackett, 5. Past country of residence Portugal. Left Liverpool 6 Oct 1920 for Leixoes, merchant, 35, wife S. Blackett, 33, Sadie Blackett, 5, George Blackett Jnr. 8. Future intended country of residence Portugal. Arrived Liverpool 21 Mar 1923, merchant, 39. Past country of residence Portugal. Arrived Liverpool 21 Aug 1924, George Blackett, merchant, 41, Sarah Blackett, housewife, 41, Sadie Blackett, child, 9, George Blackett Jnr, schoolboy, 13. Past country of residence Portugal. Arrived Liverpool 27 Mar 1935. Past and future country of residence Portugal. Arrived Liverpool 29[?] Jul 1938: George Blackett, merchant, 55, Sarah Jane Blackett, wife, 55, Miss Sadie Elmey Blackett, 23. Past country of residence Portugal. Proposed address in UK 10 Cranfield Road, Great Crosby, Liverpool (this was the address of his half-brother Frank Blackett in 1939.) Arrived Liverpool 8 Jun 1952, merchant, 68, Sarah Jane Blackett, housewife, 68. Past country of residence Portugal. Address in UK 57 Grange Road, Southport, Lancs. {presumably residence of his half-brother Frank Blackett.)
Note
Clerk, bachelor, age 25, son of William Blackett (clerk, deceased), spinster, age 26, daughter of William Elmey (master mariner). Witnesses Annie Blackett, Frank Blackett.