Emily Frances Sackett

(1887-1970)
FatherBenjamin Richard Sackett (1860-1949)
MotherFrances Sarah Horton (c 1858-1935)
Emily Frances Sackett, daughter of Benjamin Richard Sackett and Frances Sarah Horton, was born in Ratcliff, Stepney, MiddlesexG, on 5 May 1887.1,2,3,4 She died aged about 83 in Ashford, KentG, in 1970.5 She married in Elham, KentG, in 1912, John L Ashdown, son of James Ashdown and Anne H ___.6,7 John was born in Hythe, KentG, in about 18863,2 and died aged 48 in Elham, KentG, in 1934.8
     In 1891 Emily was living at 3 Ethel Villas, Violet Road, Woodford, EssexG, in the household of her parents Benjamin and Frances, and was recorded in the census as Emily F Sackett, aged three, and born in Ratcliffe, London.9
     In 1901 she was living at Essex Villa, Derby Road, WoodfordG, in the household of her parents Benjamin and Frances, and was recorded as Emily Frances Sackett, aged 13 and born at Albert Square.10
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Emily was living at 20 St Leonard's Road, HytheG, with her father Benjamin.11
     Emily proved her father Benjamin's will on 16 December 1949. His estate was valued at £6,314.12

Children of Emily Frances Sackett and John L Ashdown

ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Sackett

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1887. Sackett, Emily Frances. Mother: Horton. Stepney. 1c:417."
  2. Census.
  3. Death record.
  4. 1939 Register.
  5. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Jun qtr 1970. Ashdown, Emily Frances, b. 5 May 1887. Ashford. 5f:45."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1912. Sackett, Emily F. Spouse: Ashdown. Elham. 2a:2446."
  7. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1912. Ashdown, John L. Spouse: Sackett. Elham. 2a:2446."
  8. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Jun qtr 1934. Ashdown, John L, 48. Elham. 2a:1473."
  9. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/1360/?
    3 Ethel Villas, Violet Rd, Woodford, Essex
    Benjamin R Sackett, head, married, 31, wholesale hosier's clerk (empd), b. Hythe, Kent
    Frances Sackett, wife, 33, b. Hythe
    Emily F Sackett, dau, 3, b. Ratcliffe, London
    Ida R Ashdown, niece, 4, b. Buckland, Dover, Kent
    Frances J May, visitor, married, 30, b. Chumleigh, Devon
    Jane Comer, serv, unm, 15, gen serv, b. Folkestone, Kent.
  10. 1901 Census for England & Wales, Essex Villa, Derby Road, Woodford (St Mary), Essex
    (5+ rooms)
    Benjamin Sackett, head, married, 41, wholesale hosier's clerk, b. Hythe, Kent
    Francis {ITAL:]sic] S Sackett, wife, 43, b. Hythe
    Emily Frances Sackett, dau, 13, b. Albert Sq, Commercial Rd
    Annie Horton, sister-in-law, single, 33, b. Hythe
    Ruth Horton, sister-in-law, single, 29, b. Hythe
    Florence Winter, servant, 15, general servant domestic, b. Goring, nr Reading, Berkshire.
  11. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 20 St Leonards Road, Hythe M B, Kent: RG101/1742H/002/5, Benjamin R Sackett, b. 15 Feb 1860, widowed, clerk hosiery manufacture (retired); Emily F Ashdown, b. 5 May 1887, widowed, unpaid domestic duties.
  12. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Benjamin Richard of Rowanhurst 20 St Leonards-road Hythe Kent died 21 September 1949 Probate London 16 December to Emily Frances Ashdown widow and Mervyn Ivor Leopold Ashdown government official. Effects £6314 17s."
Generation.TreeR.3
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited10 November 2016