Henry Sackett

(1774-1862)
FatherRichard Sackett (1745/46-1831)
MotherRebecca Watten (c 1742-1803)
Henry Sackett, gardener, sawyer, agricultural labourer, Custom House officer, of Northwood, St Peter in Thanet, Kent, son of Richard Sackett and Rebecca Watten, was born in Margate, KentG, on 6 March 1774.1 He was baptized at St John's Church, MargateG, on 20 March 1774.1 He died aged 882 and was buried at St Peter's Church, ThanetG, on 7 November 1862.3 He married at St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, on 3 August 1801, Elizabeth Sackett, first cousin, daughter of John Sackett and Catherine Andrews.4
     In 1841 Henry was living at Northwood, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Henry Sackett, a sawyer, aged 67 and born in Kent. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, 62, and children, David, 24, Rebecca, 22, and James, 20.5
     In 1851 he was living in the Hamlet of Northwood, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, an agricultural labourer, head of household, married, aged 77 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, aged 73 and born in St Peter's, and their unmarried daughter Rebecca, aged 33 and born in St Peter's.6
     In 1861 he was living in the Hamlet of NorthwoodG, and was recorded as Henry Sackett, a gardener, head of household, married, aged 86, and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, aged 84, and born in St Peter's, and their son David and daughter-in-law Margaret.7

Children of Henry Sackett and Elizabeth Sackett

Association member descendants
Sackett Family Association descendants and researchers of Henry Sackett and Elizabeth Sackett:
Helen Jeffries and Mark Lawrence.
ReferenceN.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "20 March 1774 Henry s. Richard & Rebecca Sackett, b. 6 March."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1862. Sackett, Henry, 87. Thanet. 2a:424."
  3. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent, "7 November 1862 Henry Sackett, Northwood, 87 years."
  4. Marriages Register, St Lawrence the Martyr, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts; Society of Genealogists), "3 August 1801 Henry Sackett bachelor & Elizabeth Sackett spinster."
  5. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Northwood, St Lawrence, Kent
    Henry Sackett, 67, sawyer, b. Kent
    Elizabeth Sackett, 62, b. Kent
    David Sackett, 24, b. Kent
    Rebecca Sackett, 22, b. Kent
    James Sackett, 20, b. Kent
    HO107; Piece 467; Book: 16; Civil Parish: St Lawrence; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 17; Folio: 9; Page: 9; Line: 5; GSU roll: 306862.
  6. 1851 Census for England & Wales, Hamlet of Northwood, St. Lawrence, Kent
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 77, ag. lab., b. Kent, Margate
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 73, b. Kent, St. Peters
    Rebecca Sackett, dau, unmarried, 33, b. Kent, St. Peters
    HO107/1630/f196v.
  7. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/538/f53v
    Hamlet of Northwood, St Lawrence, Kent
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 86, gardener, b. Margate, Kent
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 84, b. St Peter's, Kent
    David Sackett, son, married, 45, b. St Peter's
    Margarett Sackett, dau-in-law, 44, b. Harbledown, Kent.
Last Edited29 November 2016