Olive Sackett

FatherWilliam Sackett (1847-1918)
MotherRachel Link (c 1843-1924)
Olive Sackett, daughter of William Sackett and Rachel Link, was born in Canterbury, KentG, in 18711 and baptized at St Mildred Church, CanterburyG, on 3 December 1871.2 She married at St MildredG on 9 August 1896, Henry Dunigan, son of John Dunigan.3,4
     In 1881 Olive was living at 8 Artillery Street, Canterbury, KentG, in the household of her parents William and Rachel, and was recorded in the census as Olive Sackett, aged nine and born in Canterbury.5
     In 1891 Olive was living at 8 Artillery Street, Canterbury, KentG, in the household of her parents William and Rachel, and was recorded in the census as Olive Sackett, a housemaid domestic, unmarried, aged 19 and born in Canterbury.6
     In 1901 she was living at 11 Oswald Place, St Andrew's, Buckland, Dover, KentG, in the household of her husband Harry, 28, a grocer's carman, and was recorded as Alice Dunigan, aged 29 and born in Canterbury. Living with them were their children, Annie, 3, and William, aged one. Also in the household was Olive's brother William, 37.7

Children of Olive Sackett and Henry Dunigan

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1871. Sackett, Olive. Mother: Link. Canterbury. 2a:681."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Mildred, Canterbury, Kent, digital image, Findmypast, "3 Dec 1871 Olive Sackett d. William & Rachel Sackett, of Gas Row, labourer."
  3. Marriages Register, St Mildred, Canterbury, Kent (Parish Register & Bishops' Transcript), "9 August 1896 Henry Dunigan, 23, bachelor, grocer, of 3 Ivy Place, York Rd, & Olive Sackett, 24, spinster, of 3 Ivy Place. Fathers: John Dunigan, tailor; Wm Sackett, engine dr."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1896. Sackett, Olive. Canterbury. 2a:1576."
  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, 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.
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited14 Nov 2016

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