Henry "Harry" Sackett

(1871-1942)
FatherRobert Sackett (1847-1915)
MotherMary Ann Lazell (1845-1917)
Henry "Harry" Sackett, blacksmith, son of Robert Sackett and Mary Ann Lazell, was born in Dagenham, EssexG, on 27 October 1871.1,2,3 He died aged 70 at home at 24 Philip Road, Rainham, EssexG, on 23 April 19424,5 and was buried at Rippleside Cemetery, Barking, EssexG, on 28 April 1942.6 He married in St Peter & St Paul Church, DagenhamG, on 9 January 1894, Louisa Elizabeth Mathison, daughter of Thomas Mathison and Caroline Winter.7,8 Louisa was born in Eton Wick, BuckinghamshireG, on 8 September 1869.2,3 She married second, in RomfordG in 1944, Alexander Allen.9,10 She died aged 86 in RomfordG in 1956.9,11
     In 1881 Henry was living at Bull Inn, Bull Street, Dagenham, EssexG, in the household of his parents Robert and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Henry Sackett, a scholar, aged nine and born in Dagenham.12
     In 1891 he was living at Bull Street, DagenhamG, in the household of his parents Robert and Mary, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, a blacksmith (farrier), aged 19 and born in Dagenham.13
     In 1901 he was living at 6 Rosedale Terrace, Rainham, EssexG, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, a blacksmith's farrier, head of household, married, aged 29, and born in Dagenham. Living with him were his wife Louisa, aged 31, and their children, Jessie, 6, Jennie, 5, Leonard, 2, and Ernest, aged one. Also in the household was a nephew, David Mattison, aged five.14
     In 1911 he was living at 6 Rosedale Terrace, RainhamG, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, a blacksmith, head of household, aged 39 and born in Dagenham. Living with him were his wife Louisa, 41, and their children, Leonard, 12, Ernest, 11, Robert, 6, and Emily, aged two.15
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Henry and Louisa were living at Northumberland Villa, Philip Road, Hornchurch, EssexG. Both were old age pensioners Their son Alfred was living with them. Also in the household was Alexander Allen, later to become Louisa's second husband.16
     Administration of Henry's estate was granted on 13 July 1942 to his widow Louisa. His estate was valued at £539.17
(1911 census)

Children of Henry "Harry" Sackett and Louisa Elizabeth Mathison

Sackett Family Association descendants
Alison Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1871. Sackett, Henry. Mother: Lazell. Romford. 4a:126."
  2. Census.
  3. 1939 Register.
  4. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1942. Sackett, Henry, 70. Romford."
  5. Probate record.
  6. Website Rippleside Cemetery, Barking, Essex, burials (http://cemweb.barking-dagenham.gov.uk/), "Sackett, Henry, 70, 28 Apr 1942."
  7. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1894. Sackett, Henry. Romford. 4a:367."
  8. Marriages Register, St Peter & St Paul, Dagenham, Essex, "9 Jan 1894, Henry Sackett, 23, bachelor, blacksmith, of Dagenham, father Robert Sackett labourer; to Louisa Elizabeth Mathison, 24, spinster, of Dagenham, father Thomas Mathison labourer. Banns. Witnesses: John Henry Thomas, Mary Ann Sackett."
  9. Email from Alison Sackett to Chris Sackett.
  10. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1944. Sackett, Louisa E. Spouse: Allen. Romford. 4a:1000."
  11. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1956. Allen, Louisa E, 86. Romford. 5a:680."
  12. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341420, PRO RG11/1745/85/7
    Dagenham, Essex
    Bull St. Bull Inn
    Robert Sackett, head, married, 33, b. Dagenham, Essex, ag labourer
    Mary A. Sackett, wife, 35, b. Upminster, Essex
    James W. Sackett, son, 13, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Annie E. Sackett, dau, 12, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Henry Sackett, son, 9, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Robert Sackett, son, 5, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Mary A. Sackett, dau, 3, b. Dagenham
    Jane P. Sackett, dau, 1, b. Dagenham.
  13. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 1368, folio 134, p. 3, GSU roll 6096478
    Bull St, Dagenham, Essex
    Robert Sackett, head, married, 43, farm laborer, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Mary A Sackett, wife, 45, b. Essex, Upminster
    Henry Sackett, son, 19, blacksmith (farrier), b. Essex, Dagenham
    Mary A Sackett, dau, 13, scholar, b. Essex, Dagenham
    William Sackett, son, 8, scholar, b. Essex, Dagenham.
  14. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 1657/18v
    Rainham, Essex
    6 Rosedale Terrace, Rainham (SS Helen & Giles) (5+ rooms)
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 29, blacksmith's farrier, worker, b. Dagenham, Essex
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 31, b. Eaton Wick [Eton Wick, Buckinghamshire?]
    Jessie Sackett, dau, 6, b. Dagenham
    Jennie Sackett, dau, 5, b. Dagenham
    Leonard Sackett, son, 2, b. Dagenham
    Ernest Sackett, son, 1, b. Dagenham
    David Mattison, nephew, 5, b. Barking, Essex.
  15. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 6 Rosedale Terrace, Rainham, Essex
    5 rooms
    Henry Sackett, head, 39, married 17y, blacksmith, worker, b. Dagenham, Essex
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 41, 7 ch, 6 living, b. Windsor, Berks
    Leonard Sackett, son, 12, school, b. Dagenham, Essex
    Ernest Sackett, son, 11, school, b. Dagenham, Essex
    Robert Sackett, son, 6, school, b. Rainham, Essex
    Emily Sackett, dau, 2, b. Rainham, Essex.
  16. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, Northumberland Villa, Philip Road, Hornchurch U D, Essex: RG101/1525D/010/12, Henry Sackett, b. 27 Oct 1871, married, old age pensioner; RG101/1525D/010/13, Elizabeth L (Louisa) Sackett (later Allan), b. 8 Sep 1869, married, old age pensioner; RG101/1525D/010/14, Alfred W Sackett, b. 4 Apr 1911, single, store keeper; Alexander Allen, b. 27 Apr 1865, widowed, old age pensioner.
  17. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Harry of 24 Philip-road Rainham Essex died 23 April 1942 Administration Llandudno 13 July to Louisa Elizabeth Sackett widow. Effects £539 19s. 2d."
Generation.TreeQ.6
Sackett line3rd great-grandson of Thomas Sackett of Hornchurch, Essex
Last Edited3 February 2018