William Edward Sackett Link

(1863-1934)
FatherWilliam Sackett (1847-1918)
MotherRachel Link (c 1843-1924)
William Edward Sackett Link, son of William Sackett and Rachel Link, was born in Canterbury, KentG, in 18631 and baptized at St Mildred, CanterburyG, on 7 June 1863.2 He was possibly the William Sackett who died aged 73 in Bromley, KentG, in 1934.3
     In 1871 William was living at 4 Gas Row, Canterbury, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Rachel, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, a scholar, aged seven and born in Canterbury.4
     In 1881 he was living at 8 Artillery Street, Canterbury, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Rachel, and was recorded as William E Sackett, grocer's porter, aged 18 and born in Canterbury.5
     In 1891 he was living at 8 Artillery Street, Canterbury, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Rachel, and was recorded as William E Sackett, a grocer's assistant, unmarried, aged 28 and born in Canterbury.6
     In 1901 he was living at 11 Oswald Place, St Andrew's, Buckland, Dover, KentG, in the household of his sister Olive and brother-in-law Henry Dunigan, and was recorded as William Sackett, bricklayer's labourer, single, aged 37 and born in Canterbury.7
     In 1911 he was living at 17 Meadow Cottages, Wincheap Grove, CanterburyG, in the household of his parents William and Rachel, and was recorded as William Sackett, a general labourer, single, aged 48 and born in Canterbury.8
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 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1863. Link, William Edwin. Canterbury.2a:558."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Mildred, Canterbury, Kent (Parish Register & Bishops' Transcript), "7 June 1863 William Edward s. Rachel Link, illeg. Castle Row."
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1934. Sackett, William, 73. Bromley."
  4. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/?
    4 Gas Row, Canterbury, Kent
    William Sackett, head, married, 26, ag. lab., b. Deal, Kent
    Rachel Sackett, wife, 26, b. Chartham, Kent
    William Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Canterbury
    Mary Ann Sackett, dau, 4, b. Canterbury
    Louisa Sackett, dau, 2, b. Canterbury.
  5. 1881 England census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1341229, PRO RG11/0962/14/21
    8 Artillary St, Canterbury St Gregory, Kent
    William SACKETT, head, married, 40, b. Deal, Kent, labr at gas works
    Rachel SACKETT, wife, 40, b. Chartham, Kent
    William E. SACKETT, son, unmarried, 18, b. Canterbury, Kent, grocers porter
    Mary A. SACKETT, dau, 13, b. Canterbury
    Louisa SACKETT, dau, 11, b. Canterbury, scholar
    Olive SACKETT, dau, 9, b. Canterbury, scholar
    Ernest H. SACKETT, son, 6, b. Canterbury, scholar
    Percy SACKETT, son, 4, b. Canterbury, scholar
    Jessie SACKETT, dau, 2, b. Canterbury
    Bertie SACKETT, son, 1 month, b. Canterbury.
  6. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/?
    8 Artillery Street, Canterbury, Kent
    William Sackett, head, married, 47, engine driver at gas works, b. Deal
    Rachel Sackett, wife, 48, b. Chartham
    William E Sackett, son, unm., 28, grocer's assistant, b. Canterbury
    Olive Sackett, dau, unm., 19, housemaid domestic, b. Canterbury
    Ernest H Sackett, son, 16, gas works lab., b. Canterbury
    Percy Sackett, son, 14, confectioner's assistant, b. Canterbury
    Jessie Sackett, dau, 12, scholar, b. Canterbury
    Bertie Sackett, son, 10, scholar, b. Canterbury.
  7. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 843/115v
    11 Oswald Place (St Andrew's, Buckland), Dover, Kent
    (5+ rooms)
    Harry Dunigan, head, married, 28, grocer's carman, worker, b. Ireland
    Alice Dunigan, wife, 29, b. Canterbury, Kent
    Annie Dunigan, dau, 3, b. Canterbury
    William Dunigan, son, 1, b. Dover
    William Sackett, boarder, single, 37, bricklayer's labourer, b. Canterbury.
  8. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 17 Meadow Cottages, Wincheap Grove, Canterbury
    4 rooms
    William Sackett, head, 65, married, stage foreman, gas works, worker, b. Kent, Deal
    Rachel Sackett, wife, 71, m. 49y, 9 ch, 6 living, b. Kent, Chatham
    William Sackett, son, 48, single, general labourer, worker, b. Canterbury
    George Sackett, gson, 18, gas fitter's labourer, gas works, worker, b. Canterbury.
Generation.TreeQ.3
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited22 February 2019