Alma Sarah Sackett

FatherThomas Sackett (1848-1923)
MotherHarriet Maria (Simpson) Craycraft (1848-1923)
Alma Sarah Sackett, daughter of Thomas Sackett and Harriet Maria (Simpson) Craycraft, was born in Faversham, KentG, on 24 January 1880.1,2 She died aged 77 on 23 February 1957.2 Alma, or one of her sisters Elizabeth or Harriet, would have been the mother of Alma Elizabeth Sackett, born in 1901. She married at Thanet, KentG, in 1919, Albert E Sheaf.3,4
     In 1881 Alma was living at 6 Linfield Cottages, Faversham, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Alma S Sacket, aged 1 and born in Faversham, daughter of Thomas Sacket.5
     In 1891 she was living at 14 Kingsnorth Road, Faversham, KentG, and was recorded as Alma Sackett, a scholar, aged 11 and born in Faversham, the daughter of Thomas Sackett.6
     In 1901 she was living at Cromwell House, St Peter's Road, Broadstairs (St Peter's), KentG, and was recorded as Alma Sackett, aged 21 and born in Ospinge, Kent, a housemaid domestic in the household of James Emery, a solicitor.7
     In 1911 she was living at 16 St John's Road, MargateG, in the household of her parents Thomas and Harriet, and was recorded as Alma Sarah Sackett, a grocer's assistant, single, aged 31 and born in Faversham.8

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar Qtr 1880. Sackett, Alma Sarah. Mother: Craycraft. Faversham. 2a:820."
  2. Letter from John Prescott, to Chris Sackett, dated 21 October 2002.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1919. Sackett, Alma S. Spouse: Sheaff. Thanet. 2a:2955."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1919. Sheaff, Albert E. Spouse: Sackett. Thanet. 2a:2955."
  5. 1881 England census, FHL 1341231, PRO RG11/0970/27/7
    Faversham, Kent
    6 Linfield Cottages
    Thomas SACKET, head, married, 32, b. Ramsgate, Kent, gas fitter
    Harriet M. SACKET, wife, 31, b. Ramsgate
    George E. SACKET, son, 8, b. Faversham, Kent, scholar
    Thomas A. SACKET, son, 7, b. Faversham, scholar
    John S. SACKET, son, 5, b. Faversham, scholar
    Elizabeth K. SACKET, dau, 3, b. Faversham
    Alma S. SACKET, dau, 1, b. Faversham.
  6. 1891 England census, 14 Kingsnorth Road, Faversham, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 42, gas fitter (lock), b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Harriet Sackett, wife, 41, b. Ramsgate
    George E Sackett, son, unm., 18, apprent. blacksmith, b. Faversham, Kent
    Thomas A Sackett, son, unm., 17, gas fitter's assist. (lock), b. Faversham
    John S Sackett, son, 15, grocer, b. Faversham
    Elizabeth H Sackett, dau, 13, scholar, b. Faversham
    Alma Sackett, dau, 11, scholar, b. Faversham
    Harriet C Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Faversham
    William J Sackett, son, 6, scholar, b. Faversham
    Kate M Sackett, dau, 4, scholar, b. Faversham
    Lily C Sackett, dau, 6m, b. Faversham.
  7. 1901 England census, 828/67v & 68
    St Peter's Intra, Kent
    Cromwell House, St Peter's Road, Broadstairs (St Peter's)
    James EMERY, head, married, 40, solicitor, b. Stibbard[?], Norfolk
    Gertrude EMERY, wife, 35, b. Maidstone, Kent
    George M EMERY, son, 10, schoolboy, b. Broadstairs
    Charles M ALLNUTT, visitor, 8, schoolboy, b. St Peter's
    Harriet COURT, servant, widow, 70, cook domestic, b. St Nicholas, Kent
    Alma SACKETT, 21, housemaid domestic, b. Ospinge, Kent.
  8. 1911 England census, 16 St John's Rd, Margate, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, head, 62, married, gas fitter, own account, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Harriett Sackett, wife, 61, m. 39y, 10 ch, 8 living, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Alma Sarah Sackett, dau, 31, single, grocer's assistant, b. Faversham, Kent
    William James Sackett, son, 26, single, grocer's assistant, b. Faversham, Kent
    Kate Maria Sackett, dau, 24, single, grocer's assistant, b. Faversham, Kent
    Nellie Elizabeth Sackett, gdau, 11, school, b. Ospringe, Kent
    Alma Elizabeth Sackett, gdau, 10, school, b. Minster, Kent
    Ann Parkman Year, lodger, 65, single, monthly & sick nurse, b. Winkfield, Berkshire.
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited12 Nov 2016

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