Rev Walter Sackett

(1865-1924)
FatherJeremiah Sackett (1836-1918)
MotherSarah File (1838-1896)
Rev Walter Sackett, Wesleyan Methodist minister, son of Jeremiah Sackett and Sarah File, was born in Barham, KentG, in 1865.1,2 Walter died aged 59 at St Bartholomew's Hospital, Smithfield, LondonG, on 21 March 1924 from a bacterial infection3,4 and was buried at Hanwell Cemetery, Ealing, MiddlesexG, on 25 March 1924.5 Walter's son Herbert, a surgeon who was treating him, died on the same day as Walter after he, too, became infected. They were buried together.6,7 Walter married in Wirral, CheshireG, in 1891, Emma Leyland Sandford.8 She was born in Liverpool, LancashireG, in about 1864.2 She died aged about 73 at home at 16 Grosvenor Avenue, West Kirby, CheshireG, on 13 December 1937.9,4
     In 1871 Walter was living at Townland Green, Woodchurch, KentG, in the household of his parents Jeremiah and Sarah, and was recorded in the census as Walter Sackett, aged six and born in Barham, Kent.10
     In 1892 Walter was living at Little Sutton, CheshireG, and was a Wesleyan minister at Trinity Church, New Chester Road, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead.11
     In 1901 he was living at 114 Bishopthorpe Road, Castlegate, St Clements, York, YorkshireG, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, Wesleyan Methodist minister, head of household, married, aged 36 and born in Barham. Living with him were his wife Emma, 37, and their son Herbert, aged seven. Also in the household was a female domestic servant.12
     In 1911 he was living at 1 Feversham Crescent, York, YorkshireG, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, a Wesleyan Methodist minister, head of household, aged 46 and born in Barham, Kent. Living with him were his wife Emma, 47, and their sons, Herbert, 17, and Arthur, aged eight. Also in the household was a female domestic servant.13
(1911 census)

     In 1913 he was living at 28 Mansel Road, Wimbledon, SurreyG.14
     Walter proved his father Jeremiah's will on 13 March 1918. His estate was valued at £1,496.15
     Walter's widow Emma was granted administration on 6 May 1924 of her son Herbert's estate, valued at £97.16
     Walter left a will which was proved on 10 May 1924 by his widow Emma. His estate was valued at £992.17
     Walter's widow Emma left a will which was proved on 25 February 1938 by their son Arthur. Her estate was valued at £2,515.18

Children of Rev Walter Sackett and Emma Leyland Sandford

Appears inSacketts in the Church
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Descendants of Jeremiah Sackett

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1865. Sackett, Walter. Mother: File. Bridge. 2a:613."
  2. Census.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1924. Sackett, Walter, 59. London C."
  4. Probate record.
  5. Burials Register, Hanwell Cemetery, Ealing, Middlesex, digital image, Findmypast, "25 Mar 1924 Walter Sackett, 37 Hillcroft Crescent, Ealing, from St Bartholomews Hosp., 59, grave # 8455."
  6. The Royal College of Surgeons of England, Plarr's Lives of the Fellows Online.
  7. Website Trove Digitised Newspapers (http://trove.nla.gov.au), Northern Star (Lismore, NSW), 9 May 1924.
  8. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1891. Sackett, Walter. Wirrel. 8a:760."
  9. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1937. Sackett, Emma L, 73. Wirral."
  10. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 955, folio 56, p 25, GSU roll 827245,
    "Townland Green, Woodchurch, Kent
    Jeremiah Sackett, head, married, 34, carrier, b. Kent, Hythe
    Sarah Sackett, wife, 32, b. Elizabeth Town, New Jersey, America
    Alfred B Sackett, son, 8, b. Kent, Barham
    George F Sackett, son, 7, b. Kent, Barham
    Walter Sackett, son, 6, b. Kent, Barham
    Susannah Sackett, dau, 4, b. Kent, Barham
    Sarah A Sackett, dau, 3, b. Kent, Barham
    Leonard Sackett, son, 2, b. Kent, Barham
    Bertha Sackett, dau, 10 mos, b. Kent, Barham
    George B File, visitor, married, 25, miller & baker, b. Kent, Barham."
  11. Website Kelly's Directory of Cheshire (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), 1892. Cheshire. Birkenhead. "Places of Worship. Wesleyan: Rock Ferry Circuit: Trinity, New Chester road, Rock Ferry, Rev. John Hornabrook & Rev. Walter Sackett; 10.45 a.m. & 6.30 p.m. wed. 7.30 p.m."
    1892. Cheshire. Court Directory. "Sackett Rev. W. Lit. Sutton, Ellesmere Prt."
    1892. Cheshire. Little Sutton. "Private Residents. Sackett Rev. Walter (Wesleyan)."
  12. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 4442/50v
    114 Bishopthorpe Road, York (St Clements, Castlegate), Boro of York, Yorkshire
    Walter Sackett, head, married, 36, Wesleyan Methodist minister, b.
    Barham, Kent
    Emma Leyland Sackett, wife, 37, b. Liverpool, Lancashire
    Herbert Leyland Sackett, son, 7, b. Little Sutton, Cheshire
    Sarah Manfer Havard, serv, widow, 61, servant domestic, b. Liverpool.
  13. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 1 Feversham Crescent, York, Yorkshire
    Walter Sackett, head, 46, married, Wesleyan Methodist Minister, b. Barham, Kent
    Emma Leyland Sackett, wife, 47, m. 19y, 3 ch, 2 living, b. Liverpool
    Herbert Leyland Sackett, son, 17, student, b. Little Sutton, Chester
    Arthur Gordon Sackett, son, 8, school, b. York
    Alice Mauger Howard, servant, 71, widow, servant (domestic), b. Liverpool.
  14. Website Kelly's Directory of Surrey (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), 1913. Surrey. Wimbledon, "Sackett Rev. Walter (Wesleyan), 28 Mansel road."
  15. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Jeremiah of The Manse Hathersage Sheffield died 14 February 1918 Probate London 13 March to Walter Sackett wesleyan minister. Effects £1496 11s. 3d."
  16. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Herbert Leyland of 57 Hillcroft-crescent Ealing Middlesex died 21 March 1924 at St Bartholomew Hospital Smithfield London Administration London 6 May to Emma Leyland Sackett widow. Effects £97 0s. 8d."
  17. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Walter of 37 Hillcroft-crescent Ealing Middlesex died 21 March 1924 at St Bartholomew's Hospital Middlesex Administration (with Will) London 10 May to Emma Leyland Sackett widow. Effects £992 12s. 8d."
  18. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Emma Leyland of Northfield 16 Grosvenor-avenue West Kirby Cheshire widow died 13 December 1937 Administration (with Will) Liverpool 25 February 1938 to Arthur Gordon Sackett assistant advertising manager. Effects £2515 11s."
Generation.TreeQ.3
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited23 November 2016
 

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