Hertfordshire Postcard Artists, Photographers, Publishers, etc.

Samuel Hocket


of New Barnet



date   source   data
1881   Census   Samuel Hockett (17, born Cockforsters) was a photo printer living with his parents and siblings at Edward Road, East Barnet. His father James was a groom and gardener.
1891   Census   Samuel Hocket, (28, born Cockforsters) photographer, was living in 1 Sandwith Villas, Potters Road, Chipping Barnet with his family.
1895   Kelly's Directory   S Hocket & Co, Photographer, Potter Road, New Barnet
        CDV of Hockett of New Barnet
1899   Kelly's Directory   Hocket & White, Photographer, Potter Road, New Barnet
1901   Census   Samuel W Hockett (38, photographer, employer, born Cockfosters, Middlesex)  living with family at Deans House, Potters Road, New Barnet. All children, including eldest son, Ralph (13), born at New Barnet. Next door Walter Sellwood (46) and Mable Emily Hawkes (26) were photographer's assistants.
1911   Census   Samuel William Hockett (47, born Cockfosters) was an photographer (employer) at Deans House, Potters Road, with three of his children "assisting in business".


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When I get half a dozen examples (or a request for more information)  I will carry out some more detailed research, and draw up a time line.


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CDV of Hockett of New Barnet

March 2014   Page created