Stephen Edward Sackett

FatherGeorge Sackett (1852-1902)
MotherLouisa Else (c 1853-1926)
(1911 census)
Stephen Edward Sackett, plasterer, son of George Sackett and Louisa Else, was born in Faversham, KentG, in 1884.1 He died aged 33 in Birchington, KentG, on 23 May 19172,3 and was buried at BirchingtonG on 28 May 1917.4 He married in FavershamG in 1910, Tryphena Butcher Maytum, daughter of Arthur W Maytum and Ellen ___.5 Tryphena was born in Boughton under Blean, KentG, on 5 April 1885.6,7 She died aged 77 in Sittingbourne, KentG, in 1963.8
     In 1891 Stephen was living at 34 Tanner Street, Faversham, KentG, in the household of his parents George and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Stephen Sackett, a scholar, aged eight [actually seven] and born in Faversham.9
     In 1901 he was living at 3 Dartford Villas, Birchington, KentG, and was recorded as Stephen E Sackett, an apprentice to a plumber, single, aged 17 and born in Faversham, son of George Sackett.10
     In 1911 he was living at 30 Victoria Terrace, Birchington, KentG, and was recorded as Stephen Sackett, a plasterer working for a building contractor, head of household, aged 27 and born in Faversham. Living with him was his wife Tryphena, aged 25.11
(1911 census)

     Stephen's wife Tryphena joined the National Union of Railwaymen at CanterburyG on 7 February 1919 and worked as a porter on the South Eastern and Chatham Railway.12
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Stephen's widow Tryphena was living at Woodside Cottages, Swale Rural District, KentG, with her son Stephen and her parents Arthur and Ellen Maytum.13

Children of Stephen Edward Sackett and Tryphena Butcher Maytum

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1884. Sackett, Stephen Edward. Mother: Else. Faversham. 2a:876."
  2. Society of Genealogists, Monumental Inscriptions, Birchington, Kent, BIR/E441
    In loving memory of my dear husband Stephen Edward SACKETT passed away 23 May 1917 age 33.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1917. Sackett, Stephen E, 33. Thanet."
  4. Burials Register, All Saints, Birchington, Kent (Transcript), "28 May 1917 Stephen Edward Sackett, 3 Victoria Terrace, 33 years."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1910. Sackett, Stephen E. Faversham. 2a:2033."
  6. Census.
  7. 1939 Register.
  8. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1963. Sackett, Tryphena B, 77. Sittingbourne. 5b:1248."
  9. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12?
    34 Tanner St, Faversham, Kent
    George Sackett, [head], 39, plasterer, b. Margate, Kent
    Louisa Sackett, [wife], 38, b. Pluckley, Kent
    Edith Sackett, [dau], 13, scholar, b. Preston, Kent
    Fred Sackett, [son], 13, scholar, b. Preston
    George Sackett, [son], 9, scholar, b. Preston
    Stephen Sackett, [son], 8, scholar, b. Faversham
    Ernest Sackett, [son], 3, b. Faversham
    Kate Sackett, [dau], 2, b. Faversham
    William Sackett, [son], 11 months, b. Faversham
    [Relationships were blank in this record].
  10. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 819/105
    Birchington, Kent
    3 Dartford Villas
    George Sackett, head, married, 49, plasterer, worker, b. Margate, Kent
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 48, b. Plurkley, Kent
    Fredk G T Sackett, son, single, 23, plasterer, worker, b. Faversham, Kent
    Stephen E Sackett, son, single, 17, apprentice to plumber, worker, b. Faversham
    Lewis H Sackett, son, 15, telegraph messenger, worker, b. Faversham
    Ernest Sackett, son, 13, plasterer's apprentice, worker, b. Faversham
    Kate A Sackett, dau, 12, b. Faversham
    Sidney F Sackett, son, 8, b. Faversham
    Edmond H Sackett, son, 5, b. Faversham.
  11. 1911 England census, digital image,, 30 Victoria Terrace, Birchington, Kent
    4 rooms
    Stephen Sackett, head, 27, m. 1y, plasterer, building contractor, worker, b. Faversham, Kent
    Tryphena Sackett, wife, 25, m. 1y, b. Boughton, Kent.
  12. "Britain, Trade Union membership registers", digital image, Findmypast, "Sackett, Tryphena B, admitted National Union of Railwaymen, Canterbury branch, 7 Feb 1919, age 33, porter, railway SE&CR."
  13. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Maytum household, Woodside Cottages, Swale R D, Kent: Arthur W Maytum, b. 1857, married, carpenter joiner retired; Ellen Maytum, b. 1857, married, unpaid domestic duties; Tryphena B Sackett, b. 5 Apr 1885, widowed, land worker; RG101/1851A/004/21, Stephen G A Sackett, b. 29 Dec 1913, single, journeyman baker.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited22 Sep 2018

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