Alice Elizabeth Sackett

FatherGeorge Sackett (1852-1902)
MotherLouisa Else (c 1853-1926)
Alice Elizabeth Sackett, daughter of George Sackett and Louisa Else, was born in Preston-next-Faversham, KentG, in 18751,2 and baptized at St Mary of Charity Church, Faversham, KentG, on 28 November 18753 and died aged 34 in Birchington, KentG, on 16 October 1909.4 She married in All Saints Church, Battersea, LondonG, on 17 May 1896, Edmond William Elmer, son of John Samuel Elmer.5,6 Edmond was born in about 18657 and died aged 56 in BirchingtonG on 15 May 1921.4
     In 1881 Alice was living at Chapel Street, Preston-next-Faversham, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Alice E Sackett, a scholar aged five and born in Preston, daughter of Louisa Sackett.2
     In 1891 she was living at 76 Preston Road, Faversham, KentG, in the household of Edward Knowles, English & foreign fruiterer, and was recorded as Alice E Sackett, a domestic servant, aged 15 and born in Preston, Kent.8

Child of Alice Elizabeth Sackett and Edmond William Elmer

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1875. Sackett, Alice Elizabeth. Mother: Else. Faversham. 2a:742."
  2. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341230, PRO RG11/0968/35/6
    Preston Next Faversham, Kent
    Chapel St
    Louisa SACKETT, wife (head), married, 28, b. Pluckley, Kent, plasterers wife
    Alice E. SACKETT, dau, 5, b. Preston, Kent, scholar
    Edith L. SACKETT, dau, 3, b. Preston
    Fredrick G. T. SACKETT, son, 3, b. Preston
    Lillian SACKETT, dau, 10 months, b. Preston.
  3. Baptisms Register, St Mary of Charity, Faversham, Kent, digital image, Findmypast, "28 Nov 1875 Alice Elizabeth Sackett dau of George & Louisa, St Mary Road, labourer."
  4. Society of Genealogists, Monumental Inscriptions, Birchington, Kent, BIR/L1097 
    In loving memory of George Sackett who died 27 Aug 1902 age 56
    Also of Alice dau of the above who died 16 Oct 1909 aged 34
    Also Edmund William Elmer husband of the above, died 15 May 1921 aged 56 years.
    "Thy will be done."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1896. Sackett, Alice Elizabeth. Wandsworth. 1d:1084."
  6. Marriages Register, All Saints, Battersea, Surrey (image on, "17 May 1896, Edmond Elmer, 31, bachelor, cellarman, of 13 Victoria Road, father: John Samuel Elmer, house decorator; and Alice Elizabeth Sackett, 21, spinster, of 18 Russell Street, father: George Sackett, plasterer. Banns. Both signed. Witnesses: John Elmer, Jessie Hibberd."
  7. Date of birth based on age at death.
  8. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/?
    78 Preston Rd, Faversham, Kent
    Alice E Sackett, serv, 15, domestic servant, b. Preston, Kent
    [In the household of Edward Knowles, English & foreign fruiterer].
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited13 Nov 2016

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