Alfred Thomas Sackett

(1866-1948)
FatherAlfred Sackett (1842-1931)
MotherEliza Crideford (c 1846-1916)
Alfred Thomas Sackett, boatman, son of Alfred Sackett and Eliza Crideford, was born in Teignmouth, DevonG, on 16 October 1866.1,2 He died aged 81 at The Hospital, Teignmouth, DevonG, on 24 January 1948.3,4 He married first in Newton AbbotG in 1889, Elizabeth Arthur.5,6 She was born in Truro, CornwallG, in about 18617 and died aged 57 at home in Mayor's Avenue, Dartmouth, DevonG, on 3 December 1919.8,4 He married second in Newton AbbotG in 1921, Sarah Ann Hammacott.9,10 She was born on 23 May 18662 and died aged 85 at 8 Ferndale Road, TeignmouthG, on 14 February 1953.11,4
     In 1871 Alfred was living at Model Cottages, Dimonds Lane, West Teignmouth, DevonG, in the household of his mother Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as Alfred Sackett, aged four and born in Teignmouth.12
     In 1881 he was living at 12 Park Street, West TeignmouthG, in the household of his parents Alfred and Eliza, and was recorded as Alfred Sackett, a fisherman, aged 14 and born in Teignmouth.13
     In 1891 he was living at Lake Street, Dartmouth, DevonG, and was recorded as Alfred T Sackett, a general labourer, head of household, married, aged 24 and born in Teignmouth. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, 20, and son Arthur, aged ten months.14
     In 1901 he was living at North Embankment, Dartmouth, DevonG, and was recorded as Alfred Sackett, a general labourer, head of household, aged 34. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, 39, and their children, Arthur, 10, and Alice, aged eight. There were also two male boarders in the household.15
     In 1911 he was living at Mayor's Avenue, Dartmouth, DevonG, and was recorded as Alfred Thomas Sackett, licensed boatman, head of household, aged 44 and born in Teignmouth. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, 48, and their children, Arthur, 20, and Alice, 18. There was also a male boarder in the household.16
     In 1914 Alfred was listed as a boat owner at Mayor's Avenue, Dartmouth, DevonG.17
     Alfred was granted administration on 31 December 1919 of his wife Elizabeth's estate, valued at £910.18
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Alfred and Sarah were living at 1A Lower Brook Street, Teignmouth, DevonG. Alfred was a retired boatman.19
     Alfred left a will which was proved on 24 February 1948 by his widow Sarah. His estate was valued at £412.20
     Alfred's widow Sarah left a will which was proved on 6 March 1953. Her estate was valued at £316.21
(1911 census)

Children of Alfred Thomas Sackett and Elizabeth Arthur

Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
ChartsLine 3 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Birth record not found in GRO index.
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1948. Sackett, Alfred T, 81. Newton A."
  4. Probate record.
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1889. Sackett, Alfred Thomas. Newton A. 5b:287."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1889. Arthur, Elizabeth. Newton A. 5b:287."
  7. Census.
  8. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1919. Sackett, Elizabeth, 57. Totnes."
  9. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1921. Sackett, Alfred T. Spouse: Hammacott. Newton A. 5b:307."
  10. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1921. Hammacott, Sarah A. Spouse: Sackett. Newton A. 5b:307."
  11. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1953. Sackett, Sarah A, 85. Newton A."
  12. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/2070/f23v
    Model Cottages, Dimonds Lane, West Teignmouth, Devon
    Elizabeth Sackett, head, married, 26, wife of mariner, b. Teignmouth
    Alfred Sackett, son, 4, b. Teignmouth
    Kate Sackett, dau, 15 months, b. Teignmouth.
  13. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, FHL 1341520, PRO RG11/2156/41/15
    12 Park St, West Teignmouth, Devon
    Alfred Sackett, head, married, 38, b. Ramsgate, Kent, mariner
    Eliza Sackett, wife, 35, b. Teignmouth, Devon
    Alfred Sackett, son, 14, b. Teignmouth, fisher boy (man)
    Kate Sackett, dau, 11, b. Teignmouth, scholar
    Dinah Sackett, dau, 8, b. Teignmouth, scholar
    George Sackett, son, 5, b. Teignmouth, scholar
    Benjamin Sackett, son, 3, b. Teignmouth, scholar
    Bella Sackett, dau, 1, b. Teignmouth.
  14. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 1710, folio 101, p. 31, GSU roll 6096820
    Lake St, Dartmouth, Devon
    Alfred T Sackett, head, married, 24, general labourer, b. Devon, Teignmouth
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 20, b. Cornwall, Truro
    Arthur T Sackett, son, 10 mo, b. Devon, Teignmouth.
  15. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 2070/26v
    North Embankment, Dartmouth, Devon
    (5+ rooms)
    Alfred Sackett, head, married, 34, general labourer, b. Teignmouth, Devon
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 39, b. Truro, Cornwall
    Arthur Sackett, son, 10, b. Teignmouth
    Alice Sackett, dau, 8, b. Dartmouth
    Thomas Clarke, boarder, single, 20, bricklayer's labourer, worker, b. Lucland[?], Somerset
    John H Moore, boarder, single, 19, bricklayer's labourer, worker, b. Dunstone, Devon.
  16. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Mayor's Avenue, Dartmouth, Devon
    7 rooms
    Alfred Thomas Sackett, head, 44, married, licensed boatman, own account, at home, b. Devon, Teignmouth
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 48, m. 22y, 2 ch, both living, b. Cornwall, Truro
    Arthur Thomas Sackett, son, 20, single, apprentice engineer fitter, marine engineers, worker, b. Devon, Teignmouth
    Alice Maud Sackett, dau, 18, single, dressmaker, own account, b. Devon, Dartmouth
    George Harold Hutchings, boarder, 21, single, engineer fitter, marine engineers, worker, b. Devon, Torcross.
  17. Website Kelly's Directory of Devonshire (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), 1914. Devonshire. Dartmouth, "Sackett Alfred Thomas, boat owner, Mayor's avenue."
  18. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Elizabeth of Mayor's-avenue Dartmouth Devonshire (wife of Alfred Thomas Sackett) died 3 December 1919 Administration (with Will) Exeter 31 December to the said Alfred Thomas Sackett boatman. Effects £910 14s. 5d."
  19. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 1A Lower Brook Street, Teignmouth U D, Devon: Alfred T Sackett, b. 16 Oct 1866, married, retired old age, boatman; Sarah A Sackett, b. 23 May 1866, married, unpaid domestic duties.
  20. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Alfred Thomas of 16 Bickfords-lane Teignmouth Devonshire died 24 January 1948 at The Hospital Teignmouth Probate Exeter 24 February to Sarah Ann Sackett widow. Effects £412 10s. 3d."
  21. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Sarah Ann of 16 Bickfords-lane Teignmouth Devonshire widow died 14 February 1953 at 8 Ferndale-road Teignmouth Probate Exeter 6 March to Frederick James Helmore builder. Effects £316 1s. 4d."
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