Henry Sackett

(1856-1923)
FatherThomas Francis Sackett (1819-)
MotherCharlotte Pritchard (c 1824-1862)
Henry Sackett, labourer, son of Thomas Francis Sackett and Charlotte Pritchard, was born in Bermondsey, SurreyG, in 1856.1 He died aged 66 in West Ham, EssexG, in 1923.2 He married at St Barnabus Church, Rotherhithe, SurreyG, on 6 April 1884, Jane Tansley.3,4
     In 1861 Henry was living at 15 Pleasant Row, Bermondsey, SurreyG, in the household of his parents Thomas and Charlotte, and was recorded in the census as Henry Sackett, a scholar, aged four and born in Bermondsey.5
     In 1881 he was living at 47 Benledi Street, London, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, a labourer in a chemical works, aged 24 and born in Bermondsey, unmarried son of Thomas Sackett.6
     In 1891 he was living at 47 Aberfeedy Street, St Leonards, Bromley, LondonG, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, a general labourer, head of household, married, aged 31 and born in London. Living with him were his wife Jane, 24, and children, Mary Ann, 6, Alice Jane, 3, and Edith, aged one.7
     In 1901 he was living at 12 Philip Street, West Ham, EssexG, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, a general labourer, head of household, married, aged 40 and born in Rotherhithe. Living with him were his wife Jenny, 34, and their children, Mary, 16, Alice, 13, Edith, 11, and Edna, aged eight months. Claude Perry, aged three, was a visitor to the household.8
     In 1911 Henry's wife Jane/Jenny was a visitor at 106 Lower Road, Rotherhithe, Bermondsey, LondonG, in the household of Thomas Walker, 49, a master stevedore. Her children, Edna May, 10, and Claud, aged eight, were with her.9

Children of Henry Sackett and Jane Tansley

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

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1856. Sackett, Henry. Mother: Pritchard. Bermondsey. 1d:58."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1923. Sackett, Henry, 66. W Ham."
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1884. Sackett, Henry. St Olave. 1d:457."
    "Jun qtr 1884. Tansley, Jane. St Olave. 1d:457."
  4. Marriages Register, St Barnabus, Rotherhithe, Surrey (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "April 6th 1884, Henry Sackett, 24, bachelor, labourer, of Rotherhithe, father: Thomas Sackett, shipwright; and Jane Tansley, 19, spinster, of Rotherhithe, father: John Tansley, labourer. Henry made mark; Jane signed. Witnesses: John Tansley (signed), Sarah Wootton (made mark)."
  5. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/319/f3
    15 Pleasant Row, Bermondsey, Surrey
    Thomas F Sackett, head, married, 41, shipwright, b. Bermondsey, Surrey
    Charlotte Sackett, wife, 31, b. Rotherhithe, Surrey
    Sarah Sackett, dau, 14, b. Bermondsey
    Francis Sackett, son, 10, scholar, b. Rotherhithe
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 8, scholar, b. Bermondsey
    Mary A Sackett, dau, 6, scholar, b. Rotherhithe
    Henry Sackett, son, 4, scholar, b. Bermondsey.
  6. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341112, PRO RG11/0503/127/40
    London, Middlesex
    47 Benledi St
    Thomas SACKETT, head, married, 56, b. Bermondsey, Surrey, shipwright
    Phillis SACKETT, wife, 45, b. London, At Sea [Birthplace: London, At Sea]
    Henry SACKETT, son, unmarried, 24, b. Bermondsey, Surrey, chemical works labourer(manuf chem)
    Thomas SACKETT, son, unmarried, 17, b. Rotherhithe, Surrey, general labr
    Phillis SACKETT, dau, 4, b. Poplar, Middlesex
    Joseph MOORE, stepson, widower, 26, b. Finsbury, Middlesex, shipwright
    Henry MOORE, stepson, unmarried, 19, b. Walworth, Surrey, painters labourer
    Ann MOORE, gdau, 2, b. Poplar
    Mary A. HAMBROCK, boarder, unmarried, 17, b. Poplar, shell worker (...).
  7. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 327, folio 86, p. 6, GSU roll 6095437
    47 Aberfeedy St, St Leonards, Bromley, London
    (2 rooms)
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 31, general labourer, b. London
    Jane Sackett, wife, 24, b. Hackney
    Mary Ann Sackett, dau, 6, scholar, b. Rotherhithe
    Alice Jane Sackett, dau, 3, scholar, b. Poplar
    Edith Sackett, dau, 1, b. Plaistow, Essex.
  8. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13, piece 1575, folio 92, p. 15
    12 Philip St, West Ham, Essex
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 40, general labourer, worker, b. Rotherhithe
    Jenny Sackett, wife, 34, b. Hackney, London
    Mary Sackett, dau, 16, dress maker, own account, b. Rotherhithe
    Alice Sackett, dau, 13, nurse maid, worker, b. Poplar, London
    Edith Sackett, dau, 11, b. Plaistow, Essex
    Edna M Sackett, dau, 8 mo, b. Plaistow, Essex
    Claude Perry, visitor, 3, b. Islington, London.
  9. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG14, piece 1926
    106 Lower Road, Rotherhithe, Bermondsey, London
    4 rooms
    Thomas Henry Walker, head, 49, married 17 y, master stevedor, employer, b. London, Bow
    Mrs J Sackett, visitor, 45, m. 28 y, 5 ch, all living, b. London, Hackney
    Edna May Sackett, visitor, 10, school, b. Canning Town
    Claud Sackett, visitor, 8, school, b. Canning Town.
Generation.TreeP.3
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
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