Martin Luther Sackett

(1876-1951)
FatherThe Revd Benjamin Sackett (1834-1900)
MotherElizabeth Lee (1835-1920)
Martin Luther Sackett, son of The Revd Benjamin Sackett and Elizabeth Lee, was born in Langford, OxfordshireG, on 22 September 1876.1,2,3 He died aged 75 at King George Hospital, Ilford, EssexG, on 5 November 1951.4,5 He married at St George in the East, London, in 1901, Elizabeth Anna Percival, daughter of ___ Percival and ___ Kent.6 Elizabeth was born in St George in the EastG, in 1878.7 She died aged 82 at Shenley Hospital, Radlett, HertfordshireG, on 28 January 1961.8,5
     Martin was admitted, aged five, to Olga Street School, Tower Hamlets, LondonG on 26 September 1881. The family was living at 7 Trinity Terrace, Moyan Road.3
     In 1881 Martin was living at 7 Trinity Terrace, Stepney, MiddlesexG, and was recorded in the census as Martin L Sackett, aged four and born at Langford, Oxford, the son of Benjamin Sackett.9
     In 1891 he was living at 14 Albert Square, Stepney, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as Martin Luther Sackett, a stationer's assistant (employed), aged 14 and born at Langford, Oxford, the son of Benjamin Sackett.10
     In 1901 he was living at 2 Chaucer Street, Wanstead, EssexG, in the household of his widowed mother Elizabeth, and was recorded as Martin L Sackett, a merchants' clerk, single, aged 24 and born in Langford.11
     In 1902 he was living at 9 Dangan Road, Wanstead, EssexG.12
     In 1911 he was living at 58 Bedford Road, Ilford, EssexG, and was recorded as Martin Luther Sackett, shipping merchants' clerk, head of household, aged 34 and born in Langford. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, 32, and their children, Kathleen, 8, Percival, 5, and Doris, aged one.13
(1911 census)
By 1917 he had moved to 173 Cranbrook Road, Great Ilford, EssexG.14,15
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Martin and Elizabeth were living at 173 Cranbrook Road, Ilford, EssexG. Martin was an accountant's clerk.16
     Martin left a will which was proved on 28 December 1951 by his widow Elizabeth. His estate was valued at £2,695.17
     Martin's widow Elizabeth left a will which was proved on 11 May 1961 by their son Percival. Her estate was valued at £2,780.18

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Children of Martin Luther Sackett and Elizabeth Anna Percival

ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Sackett
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 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1876. Sackett, Martin Luther. Mother: Lee. Faringdon. 2c:259."
  2. Census.
  3. "London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840–1911", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Olga Street School, Tower Hamlets, adm no 487, 26 Sep 1881, Martin Luther Sackett, parent/guardian: Benj Sackett, of 7 Trinity Terrace, Moyan Road, b. 22 Sep 1876."
  4. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1951. Sackett, Martin L, 75. Ilford."
  5. Probate record.
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1901. Sackett, Martin Luther. St Geo East. 1c:543."
  7. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1878. Percival, Elizabeth Hannah. Mother: Kent. St George in the East. 1c:404."
  8. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1961. Sackett, Elizabeth A, 82. Barnet. 5a:895."
  9. 1881 Census for England & Wales, 7 Trinity Terrace, Stepney, Middlesex
    Benjamin SACKETT, head, M, 46, Indep. Minister, Ebenezer Chapel, Watney St., b. Hythe, Kent
    Elizabeth SACKETT, wife, M, 45, b. Hythe
    Elizabeth S SACKETT, dau, U, 20, b. Hythe
    Emily Lucy SACKETT, dau, U, 17, b. Hythe
    Annie C D SACKETT, dau, 12, b. Ealing, Middlesex
    Blanche E SACKETT, dau, 9, b. Heston, Middlesex
    George W SACKETT, son, 8, b. Langford, Oxford
    John W SACKETT, son, 6, b. Langford
    Martin L SACKETT, son, 4, b. Langford
    Robert M SACKETT, son, 11m, b. Bow, Middlesex
    RG11/484/f86.
  10. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/293/f9
    14 Albert Square, Stepney, Middlesex
    Benjamin Sackett, head, M, 56, Congr. minister, b. Hythe, Kent
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, M, 55, b. Hythe
    Annie C D Sackett, dau, 22, b. Heston, Middlesex
    Blanche E Sackett, dau, 19, b. Heston
    George Whit. Sackett, son, 18, shipbroker's clerk (empd), b. Langford, Oxford
    John Wesley Sackett, son, 16, shipbroker's clerk (empd), b. Langford
    Martin Luther Sackett, son, 14, stationer's assist., b. Langford
    Robert M Sackett, son, 10, b. Bow, London.
  11. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 1608/58,
    "Wanstead, Essex
    2 Chaucer Street, Wanstead (St Mary) (5+ rooms)
    Elizabeth Sackett, head, widow, 65, b. Hythe, Kent
    Emily L Spice, dau, widow, 37, b. Hythe
    George W Sackett, son, single, 28, theological student, b. Langford, Oxon
    Martin L Sackett, son, single, 24, merchants' clerk, worker, b. Langford
    Robert M Sackett, son, single, 20, merchants' clerk, worker, b. Bow, London, Middlesex
    Dorothy W Spice, g-dau, 3, b. Mile End, London."
  12. Website Kelly's Directory of Essex (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), 1902. Court Directory, "Sackett Martin L. 9 Dangan rd. Wanstead."
  13. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), 58 Bedford Road, Ilford, Essex
    6 rooms
    Martin Luther Sackett, head, 34, married, shipping merchants' clerk, b. Glos, Langford
    Elizabeth Anna Sackett, wife, 32, m. 10y, 3 ch, all living, b. London, St George's E
    Kathleen Grace Sackett, dau, 8, b. Essex, Wanstead
    Percival Martin Sackett, son, 5, b. Essex, Ilford
    Doris Evelyn Sackett, dau, 1, b. Essex, Ilford.
  14. Website Kelly's Directory of Essex (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), 1917. Essex. Great Ilford, "Sackett Martin, 173 Cranbrook road."
  15. Website Kelly's Directory of Essex (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), 1917. Essex. Private Residents, "Sackett Martin, 173 Cranbrook rd. Ilfrd."
  16. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast (http://findmypast.co.uk), Sackett household, 173 Cranbrook Road, Ilford, Essex: RG101/1101I/014/16, Martin Sackett, b. 22 Sep 1876, married, accountants clerk; RG101/1101I/014/17, Elizabeth Sackett, b. 22 Aug 1878, married, unpaid domestic duties.
  17. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett Martin Luther of 173 Cranbrook-road Ilford Essex died 5 November 1951 at King George Hospital Ilford Probate London 28 December to Elizabeth Anna Sackett widow. Effects £2695 8s. 1d."
  18. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett Elizabeth Anna of 281 Woodcock Hill Preston Road Harrow Middlesex widow died 28 January 1961 at Shenley Hospital near Radlett Hertfordshire Probate London 11 May to Percival Martin Sackett sales clerk. Effects £2780 1s. 2d."
Last Edited13 November 2016