Emily Ada Sackett

(1876-1969)
FatherBarzillai Sackett (1844-1918)
MotherSarah Walker Harlow (1842-1922)
Emily Ada Sackett, daughter of Barzillai Sackett and Sarah Walker Harlow, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 6 August 18761,2,3 and baptized at St George's Church, RamsgateG, on 24 September 1878.4 She died aged 93 in Thanet, KentG, in 1969.5 She was unmarried.
     In 1881 Emily was living at 1 Northwood, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Emily A Sackett, aged 4 and born in St Lawrence, daughter of Barzilla Sackett.6
     In 1891 she was living at West Northdown, Margate, KentG, in the household of her parents Barzillai and Sarah, and was recorded as Ada Sackett, a scholar, aged 14, and born in Ramsgate.7
     In 1901 she was living at East Northdown Farm, Northdown, St Johns, MargateG, and was recorded as Ada Sackett, aged 23 and born in Ramsgate, Kent, the unmarried daughter of Barzillai Sackett.8
     In 1911 she was living at East Northdown, MargateG, in the household of her parents Barzillai and Sarah, and was recorded as Ada Sackett, single, aged 28 [actually 34] and born in Ramsgate.9
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Emily was living at 59 Magazine Road, AshfordG with her sisters Rosie and Florence. They each understated their age in the Register, Rosie and Emily by four years and Florence by five years.10
ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)
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 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1876. Sackett, Emily Ada. Mother: Harlow. Thanet. 2a:364."
  2. Census.
  3. 1939 Register has 6 Aug 1880.
  4. Baptisms Register, St George, Ramsgate (Transcript), "24 September 1878 Emily Ada d. Barzillai & Sarah Walker Sackett, St Lawrence, farmer."
  5. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast (http://findmypast.co.uk), "Dec qtr 1969. Sackett, Emily Ada, b. 6 Aug 1876. Thanet. 5F:1848."
  6. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341235, PRO RG11/0990/68/36(1)
    St Lawrence, Kent
    1 Northwood
    Barzilla Sackett, head, married, 37, b. St Laurence, Kent, farmer of 34 acres employs 3 labourers
    Sarah Sackett, wife, 38, b. Minster, Kent
    Vincent A Sackett, son, 13, b. St Laurence, scholar
    Arthur H Sackett, son, 11, b. St Laurence, scholar
    Rose E Sackett, dau, 8, b. St Laurence, scholar
    Florence E Sackett, dau, 7, b. St Laurence, scholar
    Emily A Sackett, dau, 4, b. St Laurence.
  7. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/726/f5
    West Northdown, Margate, Kent
    Barzillai Sackett, head, married, 47, farmer (master), b. Ramsgate
    Sarah Sackett, wife, 48, b. Minster, Kent
    Vincent A Sackett, son, unm, 23, farmer's son, b. Ramsgate
    Florrie Sackett, dau, 17, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    Ada Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Ramsgate.
  8. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 820/7
    East Northdown Farm, Northdown, St Johns, Margate, Kent
    Barzillai Sackett, head, M, 57, farmer, employer, b. St Peter's, Kent
    Sarah Sackett, wife, M, 58, b. Minster, Kent
    Arthur Sackett, son, S, 32, farmer's son, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Ada Sackett, dau, S, 23, b. Ramsgate
    Bertha Ralph, servt., S, 20, gen serv domestic, b. Cranbrook, Kent.
  9. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), East Northdown, Margate, Kent
    8 rooms
    Barzillai Sackett, head, 65, married, farmer, b. St Peter's, Kent
    Sarah Sackett, wife, 68, m. 44y, 5 ch, all living, b. Minster, Kent
    Arthur Sackett, son, 40, single, farmer, b. St Peter's
    Ada Sackett, dau, 28, single, b. Ramsgate
    Ethel Packman, servant, 18, single, b. Faversham, Kent.
  10. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast (http://findmypast.co.uk), 59 Magazine Road, Ashford U D, Kent: Edward T Brunton, b. 1859, single, draper retail; Rosie E Quested, b. 8 Sep 1876, widowed, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/1681A/010/32, Emily Ada Sackett, b. 6 Aug 1880, single, unpaid domestic duties; Florence E Willett, b. 15 Feb 1879, widowed, unpaid domestic duties.
Last Edited13 November 2016