Francis Thomas "Frank" Sackett

FatherWilliam Francis Sackett (1831-1898)
MotherElizabeth Ann Foord (c 1832-1905)
Francis Thomas "Frank" Sackett, railway clerk, son of William Francis Sackett and Elizabeth Ann Foord, was born in Broadstairs, KentG, in 18631,2 and died aged 74 in Deptford, LondonG, in 1937.3 He married at the St Giles Church, Camberwell, SurreyG, on 22 March 1885, Louisa Brown, daughter of Samuel Brown.4,5 Louisa was born in Lower Norwood, SurreyG, in about 1866.6
     In 1871 Francis was living at 1 Thanet Road, Broadstairs, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as Francis Sackett, a scholar, aged 7, and born in Broadstairs.7
     In 1881 he was living at 5 Polgworth Terrace, Gypsy Hill, Lambeth, SurreyG, in the household of Abel Ballard, a railway porter, and was recorded as Frank Sackett, a railway booking clerk, a visitor, unmarried, aged 18, and born in Kent.8
     In 1891 he was living at 22 Hardy Street, Maidstone, KentG, and was recorded as Francis T Sackett, a railway clerk, head of household, married, aged 28 and born in Broadstairs. Living with him were his wife Louisa, 24, and children, Amelia, 4, and Jessie, aged two.9
     In 1911 he was living at 97 Park Road, West Dulwich, LondonG, and was recorded as Frank Sackett, a railway clerk, head of household, aged 48 and born in Broadstairs. Living with him were his wife Louisa, 48, and their son William, 19.10
(1911 census)

Children of Francis Thomas "Frank" Sackett and Louisa Brown

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1863. Sackett, Francis Thomas. Mother: Foord. Thanet. 2a:736."
  2. Census.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Jun qtr 1937. Sackett, Francis T, 74. Deptford."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1885. Sackett, Francis Thomas. Camberwell. 1d:838."
    "Mar qtr 1885. Brown, Louisa. Camberwell. 1d:838."
  5. Marriages Register, St Giles, Camberwell, Surrey (image on, "22 March 1885, Francis Thomas Sackett, 22, bachelor, railway clerk, of 1 Carlton Terrace, father: William Sackett, painter; and Louisa Brown, 21, spinster, of 1 Carlton Terrace, father: Samuel Brown, labourer. Banns. Both signed. Witnesses: Samuel Brown, Arthur Radburn."
  6. Census.
  7. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/998/f28
    1 Thanet Road, Broadstairs, Kent
    Wm Francis Sackett, head, married, 39, painter, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Elizabeth Ann Sackett, wife, 38, dressmaker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Harriet Ann Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    William G Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Francis Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Annie Charlotte Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Frederick C Sackett, son, 10 months, b. Broadstairs.
  8. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341145, PRO RG11/0630/10/14
    Lambeth, Surrey
    5 Polgworth Tr Gypsey Hill
    Abel Ballard, head, married, 40, b. Hern St, Kent, railway porter
    Sarah Ann Ballard, wife, 42, b. Tydd St Giles, Cambridge
    Harry Ballard, son, 12, b. Norwood, Surrey
    Frank Sackett, visitor, unmarried, 18, b. Duodstain ?, Kent, Ry booking clerk
    George Markham, lodger, unmarried, 43, b. Elm, Cambridge, bricklayer
    Thomas Cable, lodger, unmarried, 40, b. Bristol, Gloucester, coachman.
  9. 1891 England census, digital image,, RG12, piece 690, folio 140, p. 48, GSU roll 6095800
    22 Hardy St, Maidstone (St Paul), Kent
    (4 rooms)
    Francis T Sackett, head, married, 28, railway clerk, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 24, b. Surrey, Lower Norwood
    Amelia Sackett, dau, 4, b. Surrey, Lower Norwood
    Jessie Sackett, dau, 2, b. Surrey, Lower Norwood.
  10. 1911 England census, digital image,, 97 Park Road, West Dulwich, London SE
    4 rooms
    Frank Sackett, head, 48, married, railway clerk, worker, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 48, m. 26y, 4 ch, 2 living, b. Surrey, West Norwood
    William Sackett, son, 19, single, railway clerk, b. Kent, Maidstone.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Tom Sackett.
Last Edited24 Nov 2016

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