William F Sackett

(1865-)
Father___ Elliott
MotherElizabeth Ann Sackett (1845-1925)
William F Sackett, son of ___ Elliott and Elizabeth Ann Sackett, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, in 1865.1,2
     In 1871 William was living at 2 Montague Place, Brighton, SussexG, with his mother Elizabeth in the household of his grandfather Samuel Sackett, and was recorded in the census as William Elliott, a scholar, aged six and born in Ramsgate, Kent.3
     In 1881 he was living at 117 Shirley Street, Hove, SussexG, in the household of his mother Elizabeth and stepfather George Garrett, and was recorded as William Garrett, a greengrocer's boy, aged 16 and born in Ramsgate. It is not known that he had taken his stepfather's name of Garrett; the recording of Garrett rather than Elliott may have been a census error.4
     In 1891 he was living at 36 Westbourne Street, Aldrington, SussexG, in the household of his mother Elizabeth and stepfather George Garrett, and was recorded as William F Sackett, a potman, single, aged 24.5

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1865. Sackett, Male. [Mother not named: assume registered in mother's surname.] Thanet. 2a:777."
  3. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 1073, folio 85, p. 32, GSU roll 827494
    2 Montague Pl, Brighton, Sussex
    Samuel Sackett, head, widr, 59, annuitant, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth Elliott, dau, wid, 26, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    William Elliott, grandson, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Caroline Elliott, granddau, 3, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    John A Sackett, son, unm, 24, greengrocer, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  4. 1881 England census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1341259, PRO RG11/1098/91/32      
    Hove, Sussex
    117 Shirley Street
    George Garrett, head, married, 39, b. Brighton, Sussex, fisherman      
    Elizabeth Garrett, wife, 38, b. Ramsgate, Sussex [sic]            
    William Garrett, son, 16, b. Ramsgate, Sussex [sic], greengrocer boy
    Caroline Garrett, dau, 12, b. Ramsgate, Sussex [sic], scholar.
  5. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12; Piece: 822; Folio: 74; Page: 32
    36 Westbourne St, Aldrington, Sussex
    George Garrott, head, married, 50, fisherman, b. Sussex, Brighton
    Elizabeth A Garrott, wife, 40, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Caroline E Sackett, dau, single, 22, laundrymaid, b. Ramsgate
    William F Sackett, son, single, 24, potman, b. Ramsgate.
Generation.TreeQ.3
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited24 February 2019