Louis Henry Sackett

FatherGeorge Sackett (1852-1902)
MotherLouisa Else (1852-1926)
Louis Henry Sackett, son of George Sackett and Louisa Else, was born in Faversham, KentG, in 18851 and baptized at Preston-next-FavershamG on 19 July 1885.2 He died aged 26 in Birchington, KentG, on 12 December 1911.3,4 He married in St Thomas, Hammersmith, LondonG, on 10 March 1909, Rose Randall, daughter of George Randall.5,6 Rose was born in about 1877. She died aged 60 at New End Hospital, Hampstead, LondonG, on 26 February 1938.7,8
     In 1891, Louis, aged five, was a patient in the Convalescent Home, Hastings, SussexG.9
     In 1901 Louis was living at 3 Dartford Villas, Birchington, KentG, in the household of his parents George and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Lewis H Sackett, a telegraph messenger, aged 15 and born in Faversham.10
     In 1911 he was living at 3 Perfects Cottages, BirchingtonG, in the household of his widowed mother Louisa, and was recorded as Louis Sackett, an invalid, married, aged 25 and born in Faversham.11
     Administration of Louis's widow Rose's estate was granted on 30 May 1938 to an Elsie Rose Starnes. Her estate was valued at £340.12
Louis Henry Sackett (1885–1911), Birchington Churchyard, Kent
(Src: Susan Wood)

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1885. Sackett, Lewis Henry. Mother: Else. Faversham. 2a:830."
  2. "England Births & Baptisms 1538-1975" (Findmypast transcript), Baptisms Register, Preston-Next-Faversham, Kent, "19 Jul 1885, Lewis Henry Sackett, father George Sackett, mother Louisa Sackett."
  3. Society of Genealogists, Monumental Inscriptions, Birchington, Kent, "In loving memory of my dear husband Louis Henry Sackett who died 12 Dec 1911 after 2½  years of suffering patiently borne aged 26 years "Rest in peace"
    Also of Edmund Herbert Sackett brother of the above, killed in action in France 8 Oct 1918 age 22 years 8 months
    Also Louisa Sackett mother of the above, died 22 May 1926 age 73 years. "Her end was peace"
    Lilian Martha Sackett, died 9 Dec 1943 aged 63 years."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Dec qtr 1911. Sackett, Louis H, 26. Thanet."
  5. Marriages Register, St Thomas, Hammersmith, Middlesex (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "10 March 1909, Louis Henry Sackett, 24, bachelor, chauffeur, of 27 St Stephen's Avenue, father: George William Sackett (deceased), plasterer; and Rose Randall, 31, spinster, of 27 St Stephen's Avenue, father: George Randall (deceased), police inspector. Banns. Both signed. Witnesses: Minnie Randall, Louisa Darling."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1909. Sackett, Louis Henry. Fulham. 1a:419."
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1938. Sackett, Rose, 60. Hampstead."
  8. Probate record.
  9. 1891 England census, RG12/765/122
    Convalescent Home, St Leonard, Hastings, Sussex
    Sackett, Louis, patient, 5, b. Faversham.
  10. 1901 England census, 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, 3 Perfects Cottages, Birchington, Kent
    6 rooms
    Louisa Sackett, head, 59, widow, parochial relief, b. Pluckley, Kent
    Lillian Martha Sackett, dau, 30, single, b. Faversham, Kent
    Louis Sackett, son, 25, married, (invalid), b. Faversham, Kent
    Ernest Sackett, son, 23, single, milkman, worker, b. Faversham, Kent
    Kate Sackett, dau, 22, single, domestic servant, b. Faversham, Kent
    Sydney Sackett, son, 18, single, house boy (domestic), b. Faversham, Kent
    Edmund Sackett, son, 15, errand boy greengrocer, b. Faversham, Kent
    Alice Elmer, gdau, 13, school, b. Battersea, London.
  12. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Sackett Rose of 14 Maresfield Gardens Hampstead Middlesex widow died 26 February 1938 at New End Hospital Hampstead Administration London 30 May to Elsie Rose Starnes (wife of Harry Thomas Starnes). Effects £340 3s. 7d."
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited14 Feb 2022

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