Helen Eliza Sackett

FatherHenry Sackett (1841-1920)
MotherMary Ann Elizabeth Allen (1841-1913)
Birth1875, Ramsgate, KentG,1
Baptism1891, Ramsgate Christ ChurchG,2
Death1929, Camberley, SurreyG,3,4
Helen Eliza Sackett, daughter of Henry Sackett and Mary Ann Elizabeth Allen, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 25 June 18751 and baptized at Ramsgate Christ ChurchG on 4 March 1891.2 She died aged 54 in Prior Place, Camberley, SurreyG, on 22 November 1929.3,4 She was unmarried.
     In 1881 Helen was living at House Decor Shop, 86 Queen Street, Ramsgate, KentG, in the household of her parents Henry and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Ellen E. Sackett, a scholar, aged six and born in Ramsgate.5
     In 1901 she was living at 29 Goldstone Villas, Hove, SussexG, in the household of her mother Mary, and was recorded as Helen Sackett, single, aged 25, living on her own means.6
     Helen left a will which was proved on 6 February 1930 by her brother Alexander. Her estate was valued at £1,018.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1875. Sackett, Helen Eliza. Mother: Allen. Thanet. 2a:830."
  2. Baptisms Register, Christ Church, Ramsgate, Kent, "4 March 1891 Helen Eliza d. Henry & Mary Ann Sackett, 39 West Cliff Road, painter."
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Dec qtr 1929. Sackett, Helen E, 52. Farnham."
  4. Probate record.
  5. 1881 England census, FHL 1341235, PRO RG11/0989/4/2,
    86 Queen Street, House Decor Shop, Ramsgate, Kent
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 39, b. Ramsgate, house decorator employg 7 men 4 boys
    Mary E. Sackett, wife, 39, b. Middlesex
    George W. Sackett, son, 15, b. Ramsgate, assistant to head
    Henry W. Sackett, son, 14, b. Ramsgate, assistant to head
    Richard E. Sackett, son, 12, b. Ramsgate, scholar
    Frederick C. Sackett, son, 11, b. Ramsgate, scholar
    Florence M. Sackett, dau, 8, b. Ramsgate, scholar
    Ellen E. Sackett, dau, 6, b. Ramsgate, scholar
    Ernest A. Sackett, son, 3, b. Ramsgate
    Harriet Tulford, servt, 16, b. Barham, Kent, general servt domestic.
  6. 1901 England census, 938/111v

    29 Goldstone Villas, Hove (All Saints), Sussex

    (5+ rooms)
    Mary Sackett, head, married, 59, living on own means, b. London, Middlesex
    Helen Sackett, dau, single, 25, living on own means, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    John R Straud, boarder, 26, commission agent, Prudential Assurance Co,
    b. Brighton, Sussex
    Emily A Straud, boarder, 25, b. Brighton.
  7. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Sackett Helen Eliza of 34 Southern-road Camberley Surrey spinster died 22 November 1929 at Prior Place Camberley Probate London 6 February 1930 to Alexander Allen Sackett commercial traveller and Rosa May Carlton spinster. Effects £1018 17s. 5d."
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited9 Aug 2022

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