Walter Stephen Sackett

(1869-1900)
FatherStephen Sackett (1839-1871)
MotherCharlotte Grix (c 1840-)
Walter Stephen Sackett, son of Stephen Sackett and Charlotte Grix, was born in Broadstairs, KentG, in 1869.1,2 He died there aged 30 in 19003,4 and was buried at St Peter in ThanetG on 8 January 1900.4 He married in ThanetG in 1891, Rosa Gertrude Gibbard, daughter of ___ Gibbard and ___ Kirby.5,6 Rosa was born in Banbury, OxfordshireG, in 1869.7 After Walter's death, Rosa married second in ThanetG in 1901, Arthur John Newing.8,9
     In 1871 Walter was living at Maple House, High Street, BroadstairsG, in the household of his recently widowed mother Charlotte, and was recorded in the census as Walter Stephen Sackett, aged one and born in Broadstairs.10
     In 1881 he was living at Maple House, High Street, BroadstairsG, in the household of his mother Charlotte and stepfather James Strong, and was recorded as Walter S Sackett, a scholar, aged 11 and born in Broadstairs.11
     Walter joined the East Kent Regiment at Canterbury, KentG, on 24 January 1888. He signed on for six years but purchased his discharge after a year on 20 February 1889.12
     In 1891 he was living at 25 York Street, St Peter's, BroadstairsG, and was recorded as Walter S Sackett, a porter, head of household, married, aged 21 and born in Broadstairs. Living with him was his wife Rose, also aged 21. They were living at the same address as Walter's mother Charlotte and stepfather James Strong.13
     In 1901 Walter's widow was living at Gloucester Cottage, Oscar Road, Broadstairs, KentG, and was recorded as Gertrude R Sackett, head of household, a widow aged 30 and born in Banbury. She was a self-employed lodging house keeper. Living with her was their daughter Gertrude, aged four.14
     In 1911 Rosa was living at Gloucester Cottage, Oscar RoadG, with her second husband Arthur Newing, two Newing children, and Rosa's daughter Gertrude Sackett, aged 14.15

Children of Walter Stephen Sackett and Rosa Gertrude Gibbard

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ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1869. Sackett, Walter Stephen. Mother: Grix. Thanet. 2a:796."
  2. Census.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1900. Sackett, Walter Stephen, 30. Thanet."
  4. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent, "8 January 1900 Walter Stephen Sackett, Broadstairs, 30 years."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1891. Sackett, Walter Stephen. Thanet. 2a:1287."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1891. Gibbard, Rosa Gertrude. Thanet. 2a:1287."
  7. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1869. Gibbard, Gertrude Rose. Mother: Kirby. Banbury. 3a:757."
  8. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1901. Sackett, Rose Gertrude. Thanet. 2a:1999."
  9. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1901. Newing, Arthur John. Thanet. 2a:1999."
  10. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/998/f20v
    Maple House, High Street, Broadstairs, Kent
    Charlotte Sackett, head, widow, 30, dressmaker, b. Marsham, Norfolk
    Charlotte Sackett, dau, 3, b. Broadstairs
    Walter Stephen Sackett, 1, b. Broadstairs.
  11. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, FHL 1341236, PRO RG11/0991/9/12
    High St Maple House, St Peters, Kent
    James Strong, head, married, 58, b. Bath, railway porter
    Charlott Strong, wife, 40, b. Marshem, Norfolk, lodging house keeper
    Charlott H. Sackett, stepdaughter, 13, b. Broadstairs, Kent, scholar
    Walter S. Sackett, stepson, 11, b. Broadstairs, scholar
    James Strong, son, 1, b. Broadstairs.
  12. "British Army Service Records, 1760–1915", digital image, Findmypast.
  13. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 733, folio 56, p. 4, GSU roll 6095843
    25 York St, St Peter's, Broadstairs, Kent
    Walter S Sackett, head, married, 21, porter, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Rose G Sackett, wife, 21, servant, b. Oxfordshire, Banbury.
  14. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13, piece 828, folio 116, p. 1
    Gloucester C, Oscar Rd, St Peter's, Broadstairs, Kent
    Gertrude R Sackett, head, wid, 30, lodging house keeper, own a/c, b. Banbury, Oxon
    Gertrude A Sackett, dau, 4, b. Hoxton, London.
  15. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG14, piece 4503, schedule 103
    Gloucester Cottage, Oscar Road, Broadstairs, Kent
    9 rooms
    Arthur Newing, head, 38, married, house decorator, worker, b. Broadstairs
    Rose Newing, wife, 40, m. 19y, 4 ch, 3 living, b. Banbury, Oxon
    Arthur Newing, son, 8, b. Broadstairs
    Frederick Newing, son, 7, b. Broadstairs
    Gertrude Sackett, stepdau, 14, b. London North.
Generation.TreeQ.3
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited22 November 2016