Henry Sackett

(c 1737-1818)
FatherHenry Sackett (1710/11-1790)
MotherElizabeth Clifford (c 1709-1786)
Henry Sackett, son of Henry Sackett and Elizabeth Clifford, was baptized at Birchington Church, KentG, on 12 February 1737/38.1 He died aged 80 in St Peter in Thanet, KentG, on 20 January 18182 and was buried at St Peter's ChurchG, on 24 January 1818.3,2 He married at St John's Church, Margate, KentG, on 25 October 1767, Mary Sandwell.4 Mary was born in about 1741.5 She died aged 77 and was buried at St Peter's ChurchG, on 29 July 1818.6
     Henry was a coachman and servant to a William Brett. In 1771, he went into business on his own account, acquiring horses and a carriage, and operated a daily service between Margate and Canterbury at a rate of four shillings per passenger for the round trip.7

Children of Henry Sackett and Mary Sandwell

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

  1. Baptisms Register, All Saints, Birchington, Kent (Transcript), "12 February 1737/8 Henry s. Henry & Elizabeth Sackett."
  2. Thanet Obituary, monumental inscription, St Peter's Thanet, Kent, head & body stone, "John Sackett 11 Mar 1827 aged 83; Katherine ux. 9 Oct 1831 aged 78; (Hannah 13 Jul 1816 aged 55 [crossed out]); Henry Sackett 20 Jan 1818 aged 81." [John & Henry were brothers].
  3. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "24 January 1818 Henery Sackett, St Peter's, 80."
  4. Marriages Register, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (Parish Registers 1570-1650 (U3/140/1/1) (Debrett's); Tyler transcripts; IGI), "25 October 1767 Henry Sackett & Mary Sandwell. Wit: John Sandwell."
  5. Date of birth based on age at death.
  6. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "29 July 1818 Mary Sackett, St Peter's, 77."
  7. "Kentish Gazette, Kent", digital image, Findmypast (http://findmypast.co.uk), 21 May 1771.
Last Edited13 June 2016