George Sackett

(1823-1863)
FatherThomas Sackett (1777-1857)
MotherMary Ansell (c 1778-1872)
George Sackett, stonemason of Shoreditch, Middlesex, son of Thomas Sackett and Mary Ansell, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 23 May 18231 and baptized at Ebenezer Independent Chapel, RamsgateG, on 28 September 1823.1 He died aged 39 in Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, in 1863.2 He married at St John's Church, Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, on 9 September 1849, Louisa Maria Haysom, daughter of Thomas Haysom.3,4 Louisa was born in Romsey, HampshireG, in about 18305,6 and died aged 59 in Edmonton, MiddlesexG, in 1890.7
     In 1841 George was living at Hereson, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, in the household of his brother Thomas, and was recorded in the census as George Sackett, an apprentice mason, aged 15 and born in Kent.8
     In 1851 he was living at 7 Francis Place, Hoxton, Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as George Sackett, a mason, head of household, married, aged 26 and born in Hereson [Ramsgate], Kent. Living with him were his wife Louisa, 21, and six-month-old daughter Elizabeth.9
     George was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in Hereson, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, on 14 June 1844.10
     In 1861 he was living at 7 Francis Place, Poole Street, Shoreditch, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as George Sackett, a stone cutter, head of household, married, aged 38 and born in St Lawrence, Kent. Living with him were his wife Louisa, 30, and children, Elizabeth, 10, Harriet, 9, Rosina, 3, Thomas, 7, Alfred, 4, and William, aged one.11
     In 1871 George's widow Louisa was living at 7 Frances Place, ShoreditchG, and was recorded in the census as Louisa Sackett, head of household, a widow aged 40 and born in Romsey, Hampshire. Living with her were her children, Thomas, 17, Alfred, 14, Rose, 13, and Louisa, aged nine. Also in the household were Ann Coster, a female lodger, and Martha Gallery, a visitor.12
     In 1881 she was living at 11 Francis Place, Hoxton Old Town, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as Louisa Sackett, retired, head of household, aged 49. Living with her were her unmarried children, Alfred, 24, and Louisa, 18, and her married daughter Elizabeth Chad, 30, with her husband Charles Chad, 31, and their children, Charles, 6, Alfred, 2, and James, aged nine months.13

Children of George Sackett and Louisa Maria Haysom

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

  1. Baptisms Register, Ebenezer Independent Chapel, Ramsgate, "b. 23 May 1823, bp. 28 September 1823, George Sackett s. Thomas & Mary, St Lawrence, in the vestry."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1863. Sackett, George, 39. Shoreditch. 1c:153."
  3. Marriages Register, St John the Baptist, Shoreditch, Middlesex, "9 September 1849 George Sackett, full age, bachelor, stonemason, of Francis Place, father Thomas Sackett, shipwright, & Louisa Hayson, minor, spinster, of Francis Place, father Thomas Hayson, stonemason. Banns. Witnesses: Thomas Hayson, Wm Ballard, Sarah Hayson."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (Findmypast), "Sep qtr 1849. Sackett, George. Shoreditch. 2:407."
    "Sep qtr 1849. Haysom, Louisa. Shoreditch. 2:407."
  5. Census.
  6. Date of birth based on age at death.
  7. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1890. Sackett, Louisa, 59. Edmonton."
  8. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Hereson, St Lawrence, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, 30, mason, b. Kent
    Harriett Sackett, 30, b. Kent
    Stephen Sackett, 1, b. Kent
    George Sackett, 15, mason ap., b. Kent
    HO107; Piece 467; Book: 16; Civil Parish: St Lawrence; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 18; Folio: 34; Page: 36; Line: 17; GSU roll: 306862.
  9. 1851 Census for England & Wales, 7 Francis Place, Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex
    George Sackett, head, married, 26, mason, b. Kent, Heaston [=Hereson]
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 21, b. Hampshire, Romsey
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 6 months, b. Middlesex., Hoxton
    HO107/1536/f.177.
  10. Will of Thomas Sackett of Hereson, St Lawrence, Kent, 14 June 1844, proved in the Canterbury, 7 August 1858 (Somerset House Indexes).
  11. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG9, piece 242, folio 82, p. 9, GSU roll 542598
    7 Francis Place, Poole Street, Shoreditch (St Leonards), Middlesex
    George Sackett, head, married, 38, stone cutter, b. Kent, St Laurence
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 30, b. Hants, Romsey
    Elizth Sackett, dau, 10, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Harriet Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Rosina Sackett, dau, 3, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Thos Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    Alfred Sackett, son, 4, scholar, b. Mdx, Hoxton
    William Sackett, son, 1, b. Mdx, Hoxton.
  12. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 457, folio 47, p. 3, GSU roll 823363
    7 Frances Pl, Shoreditch, London
    Louisa Sackett, head, widow, 40, b. Hampshire, Romsey
    Thomas Sackett, son, 17, [occ. blank], b. Shoreditch
    Alfred Sackett, son, 14, errand boy, b. Shoreditch
    Rose Sackett, dau, 13, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Louisa Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Ann Coster, lodger, widow, 39, collar dresser, b. Kent, Blackheath
    Martha Gallery, visitor, unm, 27, bonnet maker, b. Surrey, Southwark.
  13. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG11, Piece 397, Folio 89, p. 13, GSU roll 1341086
    11 Francis Pl, Hoxton Old Town, Middlesex
    Louisa Sackett, head, widow, 49, retired, b. Hants, Ramsey
    Alfred Sackett, son, unm, 24, mason, b. Shoreditch
    Louisa Sackett, dau, unm, 18, shipper, b. Shoreditch
    Charles Chad, son-in-law, 31, mason, b. Shoreditch
    Elizabeth Chad, dau, 30, b. Shoreditch
    Charles Chad, gson, 6, scholar, b. Shoreditch
    Alfred Chad, gson, 2, b. Shoreditch
    James Chad, gson, 9m, b. Shoreditch.
Last Edited29 November 2016