Robert Sackett

(c 1574-after 1622)
FatherRobert Sackett (c 1550-1622)
MotherFaith Norwood (c 1550-1591)
Robert Sackett, yeoman of Kent, son of Robert Sackett and Faith Norwood, was born in about 1574.1 He married at St Peter in Thanet, KentG, on 24 February 1597/98, Mary (___) Gibbes.2,3 She predeceased Robert and was buried at St Nicholas Church, Ash-next-Sandwich, KentG, on 29 July 1622.4
     Robert was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in St John in ThanetG, in October 1622.5 He was to receive £5 as were his children Faith, Henry and Edward when they reached 21. Robert's eldest son Thomas, who was already of age, received £10 from his grandfather. Although details are not available from the abstract of the will, it is probable that Robert also inherited land from his father.

Children of Robert Sackett and Mary (___) Gibbes

Sackett Family Association descendants
John Carmichael, Danielle Pray and Lynne Ewart.
Appears inThe Sackett Book Project
ChartsTree 1. William Sackett of St John in Thanet descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Assumed date of birth based on his being named before other brothers in his father's will.
  2. Marriage Licences, Canterbury, Kent, "8 February 1597/98 Robert Sackett of Minster in Thanet, yeoman & Mary Gibbs of Ash, widow."
  3. Marriages Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "23/24 February 1597/98 Robert Sacket & Mary Gibbes."
  4. Burials Register, St Nicholas, Ash-next-Sandwich, Kent, digital image, Findmypast, "29 Jul 1622 Mary Sacket wife of Robert."
  5. Will of Robert Sackett of St John in Thanet, Kent, 2x October 1622, proved in the Consistory Court of Canterbury, xx January 1623 (Kent Archives Office, PRC 32-45-303).
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of William Sackett
Last Edited23 August 2018