Ernest Arthur Sackett

FatherHenry Sackett (1841-1920)
MotherMary Ann Elizabeth Allen (1841-1913)
Birth1877, Ramsgate, KentG,1
Death1909, Camberwell, LondonG,2
Ernest Arthur Sackett, son of Henry Sackett and Mary Ann Elizabeth Allen, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 13 April 1877.1 He died aged 31 in Camberwell, LondonG, in 1909.2
     In 1881 Ernest was living at House Decor Shop, 86 Queen Street, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents Henry and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Ernest A Sackett, aged three and born in Ramsgate.3
     In 1891 he was living at 86 Queen Street, Ramsgate, KentG, in the household of his father Henry, and was recorded as Ernest A Sackett, a scholar, aged 13, and born in Ramsgate.4
     Ernest was a third cook on the SS Omrah, sailing from London and arriving in Sydney, New South WalesG, on 24 November 1899.5
     At the date of the 1901 census (1 April) Ernest was a prisoner in a cell at the Police Station, Montague Road, Heston, MiddlesexG. He was a fishmonger, single, aged 23.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1877. Sackett, Ernest Arthur. Thanet. 2a:834."
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1909. Sackett, Ernest, 31. Camberwell."
  3. 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.
  4. 1891 England census, RG12/731/f87
    86 Queen St, Ramsgate, Kent
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 49, house decorator, b. Ramsgate
    Florence M Sackett, dau, 18, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    Ernest A Sackett, son, 13, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    Allen A Sackett, son, 9, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    Cordelia A Summerford, boarder, unm, 29, b. Lambeth.
  5. "New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists 1826–1922" (Ancestry image), "E A Sackett [crew], 3rd cook, [nationality blank], 22, from London, to Sydney, arr. 24 Nov 1899, Omrah."
  6. 1901 England census, 1185/137
    Police Station, Montague Road, Heston (Holy Trinity), Middlesex
    Ernest Sackett, prisoner in cell, single, 23, fishmonger, worker, b. Ramsgate, Kent.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited9 Aug 2022

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