Will of John Sackett of Sandwich, Kent, 6 February1880, proved in Canterbury, 5 October 1880 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown repository reference). (Researched by Marion Sackett).
Will of John Sackett, Sandwich, Kent, cornfactor, died 24 August 1880 at Sandwich. Will & codicil proved Canterbury 5 October 1880. Personal estate under £5,000. Executors: Henry Sackett, Northdown, Thanet, farmer, brother; George Hooper, Moat Sole, Sandwich, cornfactor.
John Sackett of Sandwich, Kent, cornfactor, who died 24 August 1880 at Sandwich.
Legacies to be paid within 6 months of decease.
• Son John Henry Sackett—£2,000
• Brother Henry Sackett—£50
• Housekeeper Sarah Gilham—£50
• Yardsman John J B Holmans—£40
• Daughter Elizabeth Mary Hooper, wife of George Hooper—residue.
Executors: Henry Sackett, brother; George Hooper, son-in-law.
Will dated 6 February 1880.
Witnesses: J C Collew, solicitor, Sandwich; D Baker, clerk to Messrs Emmerson & Co, solicitors.
Codicil: Has made advances to son totalling £100. This & any further advances to be deducted from legacy.
Codicil dated 15 March 1880.
Same witnesses as will.