Blackett

Blackett

Blackett or Blacket is a surname of English derivation.

Blackett is an English surname that originated in England and is found throughout the English speaking world. The name is a corruption of Black Head, and in early times had various spellings as Blakehed, Blackheved, Blackved and Blackett. Later spelling, particularly in parish registers, were generally based on the sound and intuition of the bearer, and for that reason spelling variations are to be found with Blackett sometimes spelled Blacket or even Blackitt.

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Marion Milner - Biography
... Milner was born in Kensington, London as Nina Marion Blackett, the daughter of Arthur Stuart Blackett, a stockbroker, and his wife Caroline Frances Maynard ... She was the sister of Nobel physicist Patrick Blackett ...
Sockburn Hall
... In the late 17th century the estate was purchased by the Blackett family ... the old manor for the occupation of Henry Collingwood Blackett (third son of Sir William Blackett, 5th Baronet) in about 1834 in a neo Jacobean architecture, with three bays, two storeys and attics above and shaped ... Following the death of Blackett's widow in 1877 the house was let out ...
Fictional Blacketts
... Nancy Blackett and Peggy Blackett, Swallows and Amazons Sergeant Blackitt, Z-Cars. ...
Shane Blackett - Career
... Born in Luton, Blackett started his career at Spartan South Midlands League side Dunstable Town, before moving to Isthmian League club Arlesey Town ... After only one year at Arlesey, Blackett and team-mate Craig Mackail-Smith signed for Conference National side Dagenham Redbridge at the beginning of the 2004–05 season ... After two seasons of finishing with Dagenham in mid-table, Blackett played a part in the Daggers' promotion-winning campaign of 2006–07, but was sold to Peterborough United in the January transfer ...
Matfen Hall
... mansion in Matfen, Northumberland, England, the seat of the Blackett baronets and now also a hotel and country golf club ... His granddaughter and Douglas heiress married Sir Edward Blackett, Bt ... in 1757, thereby bringing the estate into the Blackett family ...