James Uriah Miller Sackett

(1857-1925)
FatherFrancis "Frank" Sackett (1837-1902)
MotherJane Elizabeth Miller (-1895)
He died aged 69 in Thanet, KentG, in 1925.1 James Uriah Miller Sackett, son of Francis "Frank" Sackett and Jane Elizabeth Miller, was born in Minster, KentG, in 1857.2,3 Harriet was born on 8 November 1858.4 He married at St Lawrence in ThanetG on 2 February 1878, Harriet Mirams5,6 and died aged about 92 in ThanetG in 1950.7
     In 1861 James was living at Claremont Place, Ramsgate, KentG, in the household of his parents Francis and Jane, and was recorded in the census as James E Sackett, aged four and born in Minster.8
     In 1871 he was living at 12 Bristol Place, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents Francis and Jane, and was recorded as James Sackett, a butcher, aged 14 and born in Broadstairs, Kent.9
     In 1881 he was living at 4 Eagle Cottages, RamsgateG, and was recorded as James Sackett, a painter, head of household, married, aged 24 and born in Broadstairs, Kent. Living with him were his wife Harriet, 23, and their daughter Rosa, aged two.10
     In 1891 he was living at 7 Bristol Place, RamsgateG, and was recorded as James U Sackett, a painter, head of household, married, aged 24 [actually 34] and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his wife Harriett, 31, and children, Edith, 9, Florence, 7, Lilian, 3, and James, aged two.11
     In 1901 he was living at 7 Bristol Place, RamsgateG, and was recorded as James U Sackett, a house painter, head of household, married, aged 46 and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his wife Harriet, 41, and their children, Florence, 17, Lilian, 13, James, 12, and Albert, aged six.12
     James and his brother Alfred proved their father Francis's will on 7 April 1902. His estate was valued at £289.
     In 1911 James was living at 158 High Street, Ramsgate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as James Uriah Sackett, house painter, head of household, married, aged 58 and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his wife Harriet, 52, their married daughter Florence, 27, and their son Albert, aged 16. Also in the household was a nephew, Harold Brown, aged 14.13
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, James's widow Harriet was living at 55 Boundary Road, Ramsgate, KentG, with her son Albert.14

Children of James Uriah Miller Sackett and Harriet Mirams

ChartsLine 3 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1925. Sackett, James U, 69. Thanet."
  2. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1857. Miller, James Uriah. [Mother not named: assume registered in mother's surname.] Thanet. 2a:625."
  3. Census.
  4. 1939 Register.
  5. Marriages Register, St Lawrence the Martyr, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts; Society of Genealogists), "2 February 1878 James Uriah Sackett, 21, bachelor, painter, of St George, Ramsgate, & Harriet Mirams, 19, spinster, of St Lawrence. Banns. Both signed. Fathers: Francis Sackett, painter; John Mirams, labourer. Witnesses: John Mirams, Elizabeth Jane Sackett."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1878. Sackett, James Uriah. Thanet."
  7. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1950. Sackett, Harriett, 93. Thanet."
  8. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/?
    Claremont Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    Francis Sackett, head, married, 24, [occupation blank], b. St Peter's
    Jane E Sackett, wife, 24, b. St Peter's
    James E Sackett, son, 4, b. Minster, Kent
    Eliza Jane Sackett, dau, 6 months, b. St Lawrence.
  9. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/994/f15v&16
    12 Bristol Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    Francis Sackett, head, married, 34, plumber, b. Bromston, St Peter's
    Jane E Sackett, wife, 34, b. Northwood, St Peter's
    James Sackett, son, 14, butcher, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 10, scholar, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Alfred G Sackett, son, 2, b. Ramsgate.
  10. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, FHL 1341234, PRO RG11/0987/32/9
    4 Eagle Cottages, Ramsgate, Kent
    James SACKETT, head, married, 24, b. Broadstairs, Kent, painter
    Harriet SACKETT, wife, 23, b. St Lawrence, Kent
    Rosa SACKETT, dau, 2, b. Ramsgate.
  11. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 730, folio 30, p. 9, GSU roll 6095840
    7 Bristol Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    (4 rooms)
    James U Sackett, head, married, 24 {ITAL:]sic], painter, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Harriett Sackett, wife, 31, b. Kent, St Lawrence
    Edith J Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Florence L Sackett, dau, 7, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Lilian M Sackett, dau, 3, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    James J Sackett, son, 2, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  12. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 825/41
    7 Bristol Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    James U Sackett, head, married, 46, house painter, worker, b. Ramsgate
    Harriet Sackett, wife, 41, b. Ramsgate
    Florence Sackett, dau, 17, b. Ramsgate
    Lilian Sackett, dau, 13, b. Ramsgate
    James Sackett, son, 12, b. Ramsgate
    Albert Sackett, son, 6, b. Ramsgate.
  13. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG14, piece 4518, schedule 135
    158 High St, Ramsgate, Kent
    6 rooms
    James Uriah Sackett, head, 58, married, house painter, worker, b. Ramsgate
    Harriett Sackett, wife, 52, m. 33y, 8 ch, 4 living, b. Ramsgate
    Edith [surname blank], dau, 29, married, b. Ramsgate
    Florence Fagg, dau, 27, married, b. Ramsgate
    Lillian [surname blank], dau, 23, married, b. Ramsgate
    Albert Sackett, son, 16, drapers porter, b. Ramsgate
    Harold Brown, nephew, 14, b. London, Greenwich.
    [The married daughters, Edith and Lillian, are found in the 1911 census in their own households and were listed here incorrectly.]
  14. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 55 Boundary Road, Ramsgate M B, Kent: RG101/1764F/004/2, Harriett Sackett, b. 8 Nov 1858, widowed, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/1764F/004/3, Albert A E Sackett, b. 23 May 1894, single, waiter RAF officers mess.
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Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited24 November 2016
 

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