Kate Amelia Sackett

FatherGeorge Sackett (1852-1902)
MotherLouisa Else (1852-1926)
Kate Amelia Sackett, daughter of George Sackett and Louisa Else, was born in Faversham, KentG, in 18881 and baptized at Preston-next-FavershamG on 7 October 1888.2 She died aged 64 in Thanet, KentG, in 1953.3 She married first in ThanetG in 1911, Arthur T Euden.4 Arthur was killed in action in FranceG on 28 September 1915 while serving as a private in the second battalion The Buffs.5 She married second in ThanetG in 1921, Arthur J Shepherd.6
     In 1891 Kate was living at 34 Tanner Street, Faversham, KentG, in the household of her parents George and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Kate Sackett, aged two and born in Faversham.7
     In 1901 she was living at 3 Dartford Villas, Birchington, KentG, and was recorded as Kate A Sackett, aged 12 and born in Faversham, daughter of George Sackett.8
     In 1911 she was living at 3 Perfects Cottages, BirchingtonG, in the household of her widowed mother Louisa, and was recorded as Kate Sackett, a domestic servant, single, aged 22 and born in Faversham.9
     Kate proved her first husband Arthur's will on 6 March 1916. His estate was valued at £200.10
     Kate proved her brother Frederick's will on 23 July 1947. His estate was valued at £903.11

Children of Kate Amelia Sackett and Arthur T Euden

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1888. Sackett, Kate Amelia. Mother: Else. Faversham. 2a:819."
  2. "England Births & Baptisms 1538-1975", database, Findmypast, Baptisms Register, Preston-Next-Faversham, Kent, "7 Oct 1888, Kate Amelia Sackett, father George Sackett, mother Louisa Sackett."
  3. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Sep qtr 1953. Shepherd, Kate A, 64. Thanet. 5b:589."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1911. Sackett, Kate A. Thanet. 2a:2081."
  5. Probate record.
  6. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index", database, Ancestry.com, "Sep qtr 1921. Euden, Kate A. Spouse: Shepherd. Thanet. 2a:2631."
    "Sep qtr 1921. Shepherd, Arthur J. Spouse: Euden. Thanet. 2a:2631."
  7. 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].
  8. 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.
  9. 1911 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, 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.
  10. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Euden Arthur Thomas of 5 Fairlight Glen Margate a private second battalion "The Buffs" died 28 September 1915 in France killed in action. Administration (with Will) Canterbury 6 March 1916 to Kate Amelia Euden widow. Effects £200 10s."
  11. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Frederick George Thomas of 19 Prospect-road Birchington Kent died 9 June 1947 at 82 Park-lane Birchington Administration (with Will) London 23 July to Kate Amelia Shepherd (wife of Arthur John Shepherd). Effects £903 6s. 4d."
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited14 Feb 2022

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