Thomas Sackett the elder

(say 1530-1595)
Thomas & Joane Sackett
(in about 1580)
Thomas Sackett, of St Peter in Thanet, Kent, whose parents have not been identified, was born in say 1530. He was buried at St Peter's ChurchG, on 26 March 1595.1 He married in about 1555, Joane ___.2 She was buried at St Peter's ChurchG, on 19 December 1593.3
     Thomas made his will in St Peter in ThanetG, on 30 March 1594, naming as beneficiaries his sons Thomas and George, and his daughters Anne and Mildred.4 Thomas's description of himself in his will as a 'labourer' suggests that he was not a wealthy man. However, the fact of his making a will at all, and the bequests to his children, define him as a landowner and suggest that he was a man of some substance. He left his tenement and lands in St Peter's to his elder son Thomas. He left his younger son George a sum of £12. He left a cow to his elder daughter Anne and five ewes and a lamb to his younger daughter Mildred. Anne and Mildred were also left various specified household items which were to be valued, with additional sums of money to be paid to each up to a value of £5. Also named in his will was a godson, John Sackett, to whom he left £1. This was very probably his grandson, John the son of Thomas the younger. The will was proved in the Archdeaconry Court, Canterbury, KentG, on 2 June 1596.4
     Thomas died in the same year as, but probably a few months before, the birth of his grandson Simon who was to emigrate to the New World.

Other descendants of Thomas Sackett the elder and Joane ___:
Anne Frances "Nancy" Robbins, Penny Diane Sackett and Sarah Palin.

Children of Thomas Sackett the elder and Joane ___

Association member descendants
Sackett Family Association descendants and researchers of Thomas Sackett the elder and Joane ___:
Fred Sackett, Chris Sackett, Thurmon King, Darlene Sackett, Patty Sackett Chrisman, Gordon Sackett Adams, Alyce Beggs, Ray J Sackett, Jeanette Boden, Tom Smith, Marie Reid, Donn Patrick Cutler, Sharon Allen, Cindy Torres Owens, Jack Hume, Carroll M Lawson, Ruth Rawlings, Patty Bohler, Pam Schuster Offerdahl, Steven Barbee, Bob Schuster, Charles L Sackett, Karen Gerke, Don Robinson, Robert A Sackett, Diane Francis, Lynette Sackett Wilkerson, Marion Sackett, Ted Smith, Barbara Bell, S Howard Dreelan, Eugene Venne, Debra Leffler Streeter, Kari Roehl, Charles Crain, John L Sackett, Catrina Kohl, Ross Hadley, Barbara Barbarow, Rita Sackett, Ralph Sackett, Karen Pritchett, Kathleen Giusti, Floyd Oster, Michael Anthony Sackett, Brian Williams, Rachel Stella, Theresa Cotton, Paul & Verena-Maria Martin-Dickin, Jane Kirkendall, Kathy James, James R Klim, Lynn Tinsley, Sheila Partington, Jeremy Sackett, Steven W Frank, Jean Carpenter, Louella Sexsmith, Jake Braden, Terry Sackett, Martha Thayer Evans, John Howard Sackett, Susan Wood, Richard Keir, Ned Randall, Jan Roberts, Michelle Pearce, Becky Moncrief, Marlene Bekey, Irene Haas, Carol Sackett, Christina Sackett, Eva Adams, Donna Spink, Sharon Powalka, Rear Admiral Albert Monroe Sackett, Pat Stempski, Michael E Gray, Michael James Sackett, Mary Volberding, Glenn Glaus, Daniel Scott Sackett, Cathy Schraeder, Joan Leary, Rita E Sackett, Sheila Phythian, Chris Sackett, Joe Sparks, Elizabeth Hoening, Wendy Heath, Kenneth John Sackett, Michelle Morris, Peter Derrick Michael Sackett, Beverley Service, Jane Harnden, Angela Robertson, Michelle Marolis, Mike Fisher, Dennis Gottier, Kay Prindle Corwin, Ron Ruberstell, Molly Sackett, Alvin Oglesby, Wanda Phillips, Brian J Sackett, Janet Tutt, Michael Leroy Trickey, William & Jennifer Hancock, Linda Drew, Arthur LeBeau, Kay Wilmore, Janet Scott, Dave Roberts, Jane Walden, Robert Hughes, Lisa Owens, Michael John Sackett, Pat Williamson, Beverley Fairbrother, Eva Saether, Claire Tschirky, Anne Murray, Tracey Jane King, Amanda Ihde, Chet McLaren, Adel Firth-Mason, Jim Gould, Roland Gautier, Jodee Thomas, Kent A Mauk, Janet French, Glen Sackett, Debbie Hill, Jeff Bellairs, Jo Gillausseyn, Peter Sackett, Barry Axtens, Gary Rood, Matthew C Sackett, Linda Hare, Anna Tabor, Carolyn Dark, Kaitlynn Santeford, Rebecca Hall, Melissa Hall, Joe Hart, Kathy Stinson, Charlotte Wruck, Larry Youmans, Elizabeth Anne "Beth" (Sackett) Lee, Martha Knott, Leonard John Sackett, James Sackett, Richard Hearn, Sandra Kelly, Amy Crooks, Judi Purser-Alexander, Marc Howard, Kerri Kafut, Terry Lee Williams, Kelly Wauthier, Graeme Lewis, Hilary Kirk, Marti Prespentt, DeAnna Sackett Johnson, Donna Grote, Nigel "Ollie" Sackett, Cinda Simmons, Rebecca Paul, Paul Sackett, Kathleen "Kathi" Normandeau, Katharine Visser, Jennifer Walz Selby, Chris Kimball, Schuyler Sackett, Ann Parmenter, Craig Behrens, Michael W Sackett, Michelle Pandolfi, Katie Menon, Peter David Sackett, Gary Alger, Dale Wakefield, Byron Sackett, Caroline Lloyd, Bill Bonnet, Gene Theroux, Mildred Smith, Lyle Brelsford, Stephen Richard "Steve" Sackett, Diane Touzet, Brandy Harris-Hodnett, Helen Jeffries, Gay Wernett, David Staynor, Walter Pogue, Byra G Sackett, Aleta Pogue, Jenn Amundson, Timothy Stemper, Paul Foster, Owen Leslie Hill, Marvin L "Bud" Wood, Debbie McDonald, Bridget Schuelke, Judith Hall, Susan Teagarden, Ken Buscho, Sarah Sackett, Mark Lawrence, Dawn Howe, Vincent Sackett, Tyler Visser, Kelly O'Brien, Neil Alderman, Toni Sackett Reyes, Jill Ruggiero, Margaret Russell, Scindia Cutler, Debra Curry, Teraza Thompson, Teggy Peterson, Cynthia "Cindy" Gerleman, Donald "Scott" Lee, Angela Bean, Richard Price, Anthony Richard "Tony" Sackett, Steve O'Brien, Denise Sackett, Connie J Koran, Ann Irving, Ansley Sackett, Bob Buie, Kimberley Stewart, Kay Stewart, Janine Bratherton, Henryk Dubicki, Ronald Ty "Ron" Sackett, Fred Ewins, Midgie Bardo, Tom Sackett, Shannon Watts Michael, Carolyn Sturdy, Jessica D’Errico, Carrie Sackett Riddick, Karen Sackett, Yvonne Gibbons, Amanda Luxton, Brian Attree, Steve Sackett, Chuck Fullhart, Kim Polzin, Joshua Leewarner, Sue Mehal, Nina J Rhys, Gidgett Guillotte, Karen Morrish, Mary Harrison, Kevin Kelley, Simon Grubb, Sue Steele, Sally Trabun Arsove, Dawn Hourn, Philip Jackson, Sandra Bell, Denise LaPare, Tim Robinson, Michael Maggs, Jeff Goodfox, Natalie Sackett, Penny Harris Jennings, Lois Landvoigt, Larry Dale Weller, Carol Davis Mckinney, Susan Nykamp, Kevin M Sackett, Bec Koshak, Steven Solberg, Carolyn Kramer, Sally Day, Susan MacEwen, Kristin Burt Cooper, Karen Sharpe, Myra Roper, Patricia Stahnke, Kimberly Oberholtzer, Richard McClellan, Mark Reynolds, Rebecca Henry, Stacy Crabbs, Susan Peck, Louise Jones, Donna Loscalzo, Kelly Schlabach, Rebecca Oswalt, Jim Carr, Bette Procknow, Peter Searle, Steve Sackett and Cynthia D McGee.
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "25/26 March 1595 Thomas Sacket the elder."
  2. Marriage date estimated from approximate birth dates of children.
  3. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "19 December 1593 Joane Sackett wife of Thomas the elder."
  4. Will of Thomas Sackett of St Peter in Thanet, Kent, 30 March 1594, proved in the Canterbury Archdeaconry Court, 2 June 1596 (Kent Archives Office, PRC 17-51-184).
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