Phoebe Sackett

(1814-1889)
FatherHenry Sackett (1774-1862)
MotherElizabeth Sackett (1778-1861)
Phoebe Sackett
(1814–1889)
(Src: Helen Jeffries)
Phoebe Sackett, daughter of Henry Sackett and Elizabeth Sackett, was born in St Peter in Thanet, KentG, in 18141 and baptized at St Peter's ChurchG, on 27 March 1814.1 She died aged 75 in 16 Guildford Lawn, Ramsgate, KentG, on 29 May 1889.2,3 She married at St George's Church, RamsgateG, on 17 January 1835, John Hogbin, son of Henry Hogbin and Sarah ___.4,5 John was born in St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, on 24 October 18116 and died aged 71 in RamsgateG, on 25 November 1882.6
     In 1841 Phoebe was living at Hardres Street, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband John, 30+, a blacksmith, and was recorded in the census as Phoebe Hogben, aged 25+ and born in Kent. Living with them were their children, John, 4, Mercy, 3, and Daniel, aged two months.7
     In 1851 she was living at 15 Hardres Street, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband John, 40, a journeyman smith, and was recorded as Phebe Hogbin, aged 38 and born in St Peters. Living with them were their children, John, 14, Mercy, 13, Daniel, 8, Mary Ann, 6, and Emma, aged three.8
     In 1861 she was living at 19 Plains of Waterloo, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband John, 50, a blacksmith, and was recorded as Phebe Hogbin, aged 48 and born in St Peter's. Living with them were their children, Mercy, 23, Daniel, 18, Mary, 16, and Emma, aged 13. Also in the household was a female boarder.9
     In 1871 she was living at 56 Plains of Waterloo, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband John, 60, a blacksmith, and was recorded as Phoebe Hogbin, aged 57 and born in St Lawrence. Living with them was their unmarried daughter Mary, 26. Also in the household were three male boarders.10
     In 1881 she was living at 56 Plains of Waterloo, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband John, 70, a smith, and was recorded as Phebe Hogbin, aged 67 and born in St Lawrence. Living with them were their granchildren, Frederick, 17, and Minnie, 15, children of Phoebe's son Daniel. Also in the household was a visitor, Emma Maitland, unmarried, 61.11
     Phoebe was named as a beneficiary in her brother Benjamin's will made in RamsgateG, on 5 December 1881. The value of his estate was some £6,700. He had no children, and his wife, who was to have been the main beneficiary of the will, had predeceased him, as also had his brother Richard. Codicils to the will re-divided the estate, with Phoebe becoming the main beneficiary.12
     Phoebe left a will which was proved on 20 July 1889 by her son John. Her estate was valued at £3,043.3

Children of Phoebe Sackett and John Hogbin

Sackett Family Association descendants
Helen Jeffries and Mark Lawrence.
ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)
Descendants of Phoebe Sackett and John Hogbin
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "27 March 1814 Phoebe d. Henry & Elizabeth Sackett, sawyer."
  2. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1837–1915 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Jun qtr 1889. Hogbin, Phobe?, 75. Thanet. 2a:495."
  3. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Hogbin Phoebe. 20 July 1889. The Will with a Codicil of Phoebe Hogbin late of 16 Guildford-lawn Ramsgate in the County of Kent Widow who died 29 May 1889 at 16 Guildford-lawn was proved at Canterbury by John Hogbin of Victoria House Herne Bay in the said County Auctioneer the Son Owen Fisher Daniel of 1 Effingham-street Ramsgate Solicitor and William Stanton of Wellington Villa Folkestone-road Dover in the said County Clerk in the Trinity House the Executors. Personal Estate £3,043 5s. 1d."
  4. Marriages Register, St George, Ramsgate, Kent, "17 January 1835 John Hogbin, bachelor, of this parish, & Phoebe Sackett, spinster, of this parish. Witnesses: William Hogbin, J W Cull."
  5. Helen Jeffries, "Jeffries Family Tree", Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk).
  6. Email from Linda Bowditch to Chris Sackett, 28 May 2002.
  7. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), HO107, piece 469, book 2, folio 4, p. 1
    Hardres Street, Ramsgate, Kent
    John Hogben, 30+, blacksmith, b. Kent
    Phoebe Hogben, 25+, b. Kent
    John Hogben, 4, b. Kent
    Mercy Hogben, 3, b. Kent
    Daniel Hogben, 2 months, b. Kent.
  8. 1851 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), HO107, piece 1630, folio 294, p. 10
    15 Hardres Street, Ramsgate, Kent
    John Hogbin, head, married, 40, general working smith (journeyman), b. Kent, St Lawrence
    Phebe Hogbin, wife, 38, b. Kent, St Peters
    John Hogbin, son, 14, smith's son, b. Kent, St John's
    Mercy Hogbin, dau, 13, scholar, b. Kent, St John's
    Daniel Sackett Hogbin, son, 8, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Mary Ann Hogbin, dau, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Emma Hogbin, dau, 3, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  9. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG 9, piece 536, folio 81, p. 1
    19 Plains of Waterloo, Ramsgate, Kent
    John Hogbin, head, married, 50, blacksmith, b. St Lawrence, Kent
    Phebe Hogbin, wife, 48, b. St Peters, Kent
    Mercy Hogbin, dau, unm, 23, b. Margate, Kent
    Daniel Hogbin, son, unm, 18, carpenter, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Mary A Hogbin, dau, 16, dress maker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Emma Hogbin, dau, 13, scholar, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Mary Page, boarder, unm, 74, no occupation, b. Guildford, Surrey.
  10. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG10, piece 995, folio 30, p. 9
    56, Plains of Waterloo, Ramsgate, Kent
    John Hogbin, head, married, 60, blacksmith (one apprentice), b. Kent, St Lawrence
    Phoebe Hogbin, wife, 57, b. Kent, St Lawrence
    Mary A Hogbin, dau, unm, 26, general servant at home, b. Kent, St Lawrence
    John E Maitland, boarder, unm, 20, chemist, b. London
    Pelham Maitland, boarder, unm, 19, law student, b. London
    Alfred D Maitland, boarder, 15, scholar, b. London.
  11. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG11, piece 988, folio 29, p. 11
    56 Plains of Waterloo, Ramsgate, Kent
    John Hogbin, head, married, 70, ship smith, b. St Lawrence
    Phebe Hogbin, wife, 67, b. St Johns, Margate [struck through & "do" written, i.e. St Lawrence]
    Frederick Hogbin, gson, 17, servant [overwritten, obscured], b. Margate
    Minnie C Hogbin, gdau, 15, housemaid at home [struck through & "nil" written], b. Margate
    Emma Maitland, visitor, unm, 61, no occ, b. Brentford.
  12. Will of Benjamin Watten Sackett of Ramsgate, Kent, 1881?, proved in the Canterbury, 5 December 1881 (Somerset House Indexes).
  13. Email from Linda Bowditch to Chris Sackett, 28 May 2002.
Last Edited26 October 2015