Hertfordshire Postcard Artists, Photographers, Publishers, etc.
of New Barnet
|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|
|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".|
This is a temporary page being used to collect examples of this photographer or post card publisher.
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.
if you can supply details (and possibly scans) of other examples
|March 2014||Page created|