Edward Walter Sackett
|Father||Walter Richard Sackett (1866-1905)|
|Mother||Mary Ann Bligh (c 1865-)|
In 1891 Edward was living at 10 Castle Road, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, in the household of his parents Walter and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Walter R Sackett, aged three and born in Ramsgate.7
In 1901 he was living at 1 Salem Cottages, King Street, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents Walter and Mary, and was recorded as Edward W Sackett, aged 13 and born in Ramsgate.8
Walter joined the East Kent Regiment, The Buffs, at RamsgateG on 29 September 1905. He served only six months of a six-year enlistment, being granted a free discharge to support a parent.9
Child of Edward Walter Sackett and Ada Porter
- Georgina Francis Porter Sackett b. 1918
Notes & Citations
- GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1888. Sackett, Edward Walter. Mother: Bligh. Thanet. 2a:892."
- Baptisms Register, St Paul, Ramsgate, "27 June 1888 Edward Walter s. Walter & Mary Ann Sackett, Myrtle Cottage, Turner St, labourer."
- GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1941. Sackett, Walter E, 53. Thanet."
- Marriages Register, St Luke, Ramsgate, "24 March 1919 Edward Walter Sackett, 29, bachelor, sailor, of 7 Clements Road, s. Walter Sackett, dec'd, porter; & Ada Porter, 19, spinster, of 37 Central Road, d. Thomas Francis Porter, handyman. Banns. [Both signed]. Witnesses: Kate Florence Sackett, Herbert William Russell."
- GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1919. Sackett, Edward W. Spouse: Porter. Thanet. 2a:2129."
- GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1919. Porter, Ada. Spouse: Sackett. Thanet. 2a:2129."
- 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/732/f109
10 Castle Rd, St Lawrence, Kent
Walter R Sackett, head, married, 25, general lab, b. Ramsgate, Kent
Mary A Sackett, wife, 23, b. Ramsgate
Walter R Sackett, son, 3, b. Ramsgate
Olivia M Sackett, dau, 1 month, b. Ramsgate.
- 1901 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, 826/11
1 Salem Cottages, King Street, Ramsgate (St Paul's), Kent
Walter R Sackett, head, married, 34, porter boat, worker, b. Ramsgate
Mary A Sackett, wife, 35, b. Canterbury, Kent
Edward W Sackett, son, 13, b. Ramsgate
Olive M Sackett, dau, 11, b. Ramsgate
Lizzie Sackett, dau, 8, b. Ramsgate
Kate F Sackett, dau, 3, b. Ramsgate
Maggie Sackett, dau, 7 months, b. Ramsgate.
- "British Army Service Records, 1760–1915", digital image, Findmypast.
|Appears in||Sacketts in the Military|
|Sackett line||9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Last Edited||10 Nov 2016|