Charles William Sackett

(1869-1925)
FatherSamuel Henry Sackett (1844-1880)
MotherEmma Rosetta Roberts (1841-)
Charles William Sackett, son of Samuel Henry Sackett and Emma Rosetta Roberts, was born in Neate Street, Camberwell, SurreyG, on 31 December 1869.1 He was registered as Charles Alfred but was later known as Charles William. He died aged 55 at home at 134 Brayards Road, Peckham, SurreyG, on 9 December 1925.2,3 He married in CamberwellG in 1896, Rose R Brooker.4 Charles was a gas company employee. Rose was born in 18715 and died aged 82 at The Hostel of God, Clapham Common, LondonG, on 23 October 1953.6,3
     In 1871 Charles was living at 23 Grange Road, St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey, SurreyG, in the household of his grandfather Henry Sackett, a fellmonger, and was recorded in the census as Charles Sackett, aged 17 [probably a transcription error for "1y"], and born in Peckham, Surrey.7
     In 1881 he was living at 29 Pages Walk, Bermondsey, SurreyG, in the household of his grandparents Henry and Martha Sackett, and was recorded as Chas. W. Sackett, a scholar, aged 11, and born in Camberwell, Surrey.8
     In 1891 he was living at 70 Upper Grange Road, Bermondsey, SurreyG, in the household of his grandmother Martha Sackett, and was recorded as Charles Sackett, a traveller, single, aged 21, and born in Camberwell.9
     In 1901 he was living at 85 Neate Street, CamberwellG, and was recorded as Charles W Sackett, a self-employed confectioner baker, head of household, married, aged 31. Living with him were his wife Rose (incorrectly recorded as May), 25, and their children, May, 4, and Ada, aged two.10
     In 1911 he was living at 134 Brazard Road, Peckham, LondonG, and was recorded as Charles W Sackett, a lamplighter of public street gas lamps, South Metropolitan Gas Company, aged 41 and born in Camberwell. Living with him were his wife Rose, 38, and their children, Mary, 14, and Ada, aged 12.11
     Administration of Charles's estate was granted on 11 January 1926 to his widow Rose and their daughter Ada. His estate was valued at £699.12
     Administration of Charles's widow Rose's estate was granted on 14 January 1954 to their son Frank. Her estate was valued at £352.13
(1911 census)

Children of Charles William Sackett and Rose R Brooker

Sackett Family Association descendants
Marion Sackett.
ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1870. Sackett, Charles Alfred. Mother: Roberts. Camberwell. 1d:730."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1925. Sackett, Charles W, 55. Camberwell. 1d:969."
  3. Probate record.
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1896. Sackett, Charles William. Camberwell. 1d:1567."
  5. Date of birth based on age at death.
  6. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1953. Sackett, Rose, 82. Wandsworth."
  7. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/629/f134
    23 Grange Rd, St Mary Mag., Bermondsey, Surrey
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 55, fellmonger, b. Bermondsey
    Martha Sackett, wife, 54, b. Bermondsey
    Charles Sackett, gson, 17, b. Peckham, Surrey.
  8. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341127, PRO RG11/0561/11/15
    Bermondsey, Surrey
    29 Pages Walk
    Henry S. SACKETT, head, married, 69, b. Bermondsey, Surrey, fellmonger
    Martha SACKETT, wife, 64, b. Bermondsey
    Chas. W. SACKETT, grandson, 11, b. Camberwell, Surrey, scholar.
  9. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/372
    70 Upper Grange Rd, Bermondsey, Surrey (2 rooms)
    Martha Sackett, head, widow, 74, b. Bermondsey, infirm
    Charles Sackett, gson, single, 21, traveller (employed), b. Camberwell.
  10. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 520/73v
    85 Neate Street (St Mark's), Camberwell, London
    (5+ rooms)
    Charles W SACKETT, head, married, 31, confectioner baker, own account, b. Camberwell
    May R SACKETT, wife, 25, b. Walworth, London
    May R SACKETT, dau, 4, b. Peckham, London
    Ada E SACKETT, dau, 2, b. Walworth.
  11. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 134 Brazard Rd, Peckham, London SE
    4 rooms
    Charles W Sackett, head, 41, married, lamplighter of public street gas lamps, South Metropolitan Gas Co, worker, b. Camberwell, London SE
    Rose R Sackett, wife, 38, m. 15y, 2 ch, both living, b. Walworth, London SE
    May R Sackett, dau, 14, assistant to dressmaker, worker, b. Camberwell
    Ada E Sackett, dau, 12, school, b. Walworth.
  12. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Charles William of 134 Brayards-road Peckham Surrey died 9 December 1925 Administration London 11 January 1926 to Rose Sackett widow and Ada Elizabeth Sackett spinster. Effects £699 13s. 8d."
  13. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Rose of 103a Honor Oak Park Forest Hill London widow died 23 October 1953 at The Hostel of God Clapham Common London Administration London 14 January 1954 to Frank Charles Sackett departmental manager. Effects £352 4s. 7d."
Generation.TreeQ.3
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited4 February 2018