Frederick Charles Sackett

FatherWilliam Francis Sackett (1831-1898)
MotherElizabeth Ann Foord (c 1832-1905)
Frederick Charles Sackett, son of William Francis Sackett and Elizabeth Ann Foord, was born in Thanet, KentG, on 20 May 1870.1,2 He died aged 93 in Pershore, WorcestershireG, in 1964.3 He married there in 1894, Jessie Gray Cousland, daughter of James Cousland and Annie Tod.4 Jessie was born in Denny, Stirling, ScotlandG, on 30 April 18695,2 and died aged 81 at home at Hermon, Polesteeple Hill, Biggin Hill, KentG, on 4 January 1951.6,7
     In 1871 Frederick was living at 1 Thanet Road, Broadstairs, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Elizabeth., and was recorded in the census as Frederick C Sackett, aged 10 months, and born in Broadstairs.8
     In 1891 he was living at Thanet Cottages, St Peter's, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Elizabeth, and was recorded as Frederick C Sackett, a gas fitter, unmarried, aged 21 and born in Broadstairs.9
     In 1901 he was living at High Brooms, Tunbridge Wells, KentG, and was recorded as Frederick Sackett, a gas works inspector, head of household, aged 31. Living with him were his wife Jessie, 31, and their children, Wallace, 5, and Elsie, aged two.10
     In 1911 he was living at Hillside, Wingham, KentG, and was recorded as Frederick Charles Sackett, an evangelist, head of household, aged 41. Living with him were his wife Jessie, 41, and their children, Wallace, 15, Elsie, 12, and Grace, aged two.11
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Frederick and Jessie were living at Hermon, Orpington, KentG. Frederick was a retired "caravangelist."12
     Frederick's wife Jessie left a will which was proved on 6 February 1951 by their daughter Grace. Her estate was valued at £180.13

Children of Frederick Charles Sackett and Jessie Gray Cousland

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1870. Sackett, Frederick Charles. Mother: Foord. Thanet. 2a:811."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1964. Sackett, Frederick C, 93. Pershore. 9d:220."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1894. Sackett, Frederick Chas. Thanet."
  5. "Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564–1950", database,, "Jessie Gray Cousland, b. Denny, Stirling, Scotland, 30 Apr 1869, father James Cousland, mother Annie Tod."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1951. Sackett, Jessie G, 81. Bromley."
  7. Probate record.
  8. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/998/f28
    1 Thanet Road, Broadstairs, Kent
    Wm Francis Sackett, head, married, 39, painter, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Elizabeth Ann Sackett, wife, 38, dressmaker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Harriet Ann Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    William G Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Francis Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Annie Charlotte Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Frederick C Sackett, son, 10 months, b. Broadstairs.
  9. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/733/f46
    Thanet Cotts, St Peter's, Kent
    William F Sackett, head, married, 59, painter (paralysed), b. St Lawrence
    Elizabeth Ann Sackett, wife, 57, [?]maker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Frederick C Sackett, son, unm, 21, gas fitter, b. Broadstairs
    Ernest James Sackett, son, unm, 19, lab. general, b. Broadstairs
    Gilbert Sackett, son, 16, errand boy, b. Broadstairs
    Thomas Edward Sackett, brother, unm, 57, gardener, b. Bromstone, Kent.
  10. 1901 England census, digital image,, 754/134
    Gas Works, High Brooms (St Matthew, Southborough), Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Frederick Sackett, head, married, 31, gas works inspector, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Jessie G Sackett, wife, 31, b. Scotland
    Wallace R Sackett, son, 5, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Elsie Sackett, dau, 2, b. Southboro, Kent.
  11. 1911 England census, digital image,, RG14, piece 4557, schedule 189
    Hillside, Wingham, Kent
    7 rooms
    Frederick Charles Sackett, head, 41, married, evangelist, undenominational, own account, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Jessie Gray Sackett, wife, 41, m. 16y, 3 ch, all living, b. Denny, Scotland
    Wallace Render Sackett, son, 15, draper's assistant, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Elsie Sackett, dau, 12, b. Southborough, Kent
    Grace May Sackett, dau, 2, b. Faversham, Kent.
  12. "1939 Register", digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, Hermon, Orpington, Kent: RG101/1762E/004/37, Frederick C Sackett, b. 20 May 1870, married, caravangelist employee (retired); RG101/1762E/004/38, Jessie G Sackett, b. 30 Apr 1869, married, housewife.
  13. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995", digital image,, "Sackett Jessie Gray of Hermon Polesteeple Hill Biggin Hill Kent (wife of Frederick Charles Sackett) died 4 January 1951 Probate London 6 February to Grace May Sackett spinster. Effects £180 os. 5d."
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited7 Aug 2022

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