Thomas Sackett

(1791-1860)
FatherJohn Sackett (1757-1813)
MotherMary Hughes (c 1757-1827)
Thomas Sackett, carrier and husbandman of Margate, Kent, son of John Sackett and Mary Hughes, was born in MargateG, on 27 February 1791.1 He was baptized at St John's Church, MargateG, on 27 March 1791.1 He died aged 692 and was buried at the Zion Chapel, MargateG, on 7 August 1860.3 He married at St John's ChurchG, on 7 October 1819, Martha Setterfield.4 Martha was born in Minster, KentG, in about 1793.5,6 She died aged 687 and was buried at the Zion Chapel, MargateG, on 6 September 1861.8
     In 1841 Thomas was living at King Street, St John, Margate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Thos Sackett, a carrier, aged 50 and born in Kent. Living with him were his wife Martha, 42, and their children, Thomas, 15, George, 14, Elizabeth, 11, Eliza, 10, Edward, 8, Catherine, 6, William, 5, and Stephen, aged two.9
     In 1851 he was living at King Street, St John's, Margate, KentG, and was recorded as Thomas Sackett, a carrier, head of household, married, aged 60, and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Martha and their children, Elizabeth, 20, Edward, 18, William, 14, Stephen, 12, and Emma, aged six.10

Children of Thomas Sackett and Martha Setterfield

Sackett Family Association descendants
Paul Foster, Neil Alderman, Brian Attree, Penny Harris Jennings and Steve Sackett.
ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "27 March 1791 Thomas s. John & Mary Sacket, bn 27 February."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1860. Sackett, Thomas, 69. Thanet. 2a:348."
  3. Burials Register, Zion Chapel, Margate, Kent, "7 August 1860 Thomas Sackett, 70 yrs, dropsy."
  4. Marriages Register, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (Parish Registers 1570-1650 (U3/140/1/1) (Debrett's); Tyler transcripts; IGI), "7 October 1819 Thomas Sackett & Martha Setterfield. Witnesses: George Allen, John Lambert [who married Mary Bean the same day]."
  5. Birth date based on age at death.
  6. 1851 Census for England & Wales, HO107/1629/f.368
    St. Johns, Margate, Kent
    King St.
    Thomas SACKETT, head, married, 60, carrier, b. Kent, Margate
    Martha SACKETT, wife, 50, housewife, b. Kent, Minster
    Elizabeth SACKETT, dau, unmarried, 20, b. Kent, Margate
    Edward SACKETT, son, unmarried, 18, b. Kent, Margate
    William SACKETT, son, 14[?], b. Kent, Margate
    Stephen SACKETT, son, 12, b. Kent, Margate
    Emma SACKETT, dau, 6, b. Kent, Margate.
  7. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1861. Sackett, Martha, 63. Thanet. 2a:408."
  8. Burials Register, Zion Chapel, Margate, Kent, "6 September 1861 Martha Sackett, 68 years."
  9. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), King Street, St John, Margate, Kent
    Thos Sackett, 50, carrier, b. Kent
    Matha Sackett, 42, b. Kent
    Thos H Sackett, 15, b. Kent
    George Sackett, 14, b. Kent
    Elizth Sackett, 11, b. Kent
    Eliza Sackett, 10, b. Kent
    Edwd Sackett, 8, b. Kent
    Catherine Sackett, 6, b. Kent
    William Sackett, 5, b. Kent
    Stephen Sackett, 2, b. Kent
    Entries from Thos Sackett to Eliza Sackett: HO107; Piece 468; Book: 4; Civil Parish: St John The Baptist Margate; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 11; Folio: 25; Page: 10; Line: 20/25; GSU roll: 306863.
    Entries from Edwd Sackett to Stephen Sackett: HO107; Piece 468; Book: 4; Civil Parish: St John The Baptist Margate; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 11; Folio: 27; Page: 12; Lines: 1/4; GSU roll: 306863.
    [Note: The enumerator skipped a page in error with the result that Edward, Catherine, William, and Stephen Sackett's entries on the first four lines of page 12 (they should be on page 11) appear to place them wrongly in an unrelated Fagg family.]
  10. 1851 Census for England & Wales, King St., St. Johns, Margate, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 60, carrier, b. Kent, Margate
    Martha Sackett, wife, 50, housewife, b. Kent, Minster
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, unmarried, 20, b. Kent, Margate
    Edward Sackett, son, unmarried, 18, b. Kent, Margate
    William Sackett, son, 14[?], b. Kent, Margate
    Stephen Sackett, son, 12, b. Kent, Margate
    Emma Sackett, dau, 6, b. Kent, Margate
    HO107/1629/f.368.
Last Edited29 March 2017