Benjamin Sackett

FatherAlfred Sackett (1842-1931)
MotherEliza Crideford (c 1846-1916)
Benjamin Sackett, son of Alfred Sackett and Eliza Crideford, was born in Teignmouth, DevonG, in 1877.1,2 He died on 14 September 1900, drowned at sea with his brother Jeremiah. They are commemorated on the family gravestone in Teignmouth CemeteryG.3
     In 1881 Benjamin was living at 12 Park Street, West TeignmouthG, in the household of his parents Alfred and Eliza, and was recorded in the census as Benjamin Sackett, aged three and born in Teignmouth.4
Benjamin Sackett (1877–1900), Teignmouth Cemetery, Devon
(Src: Find A Grave, sprayerman)

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1877. Sackett, Benjamin. Mother: Crideford. Newton A. 5b:120."
  2. Census.
  3. Find a Grave, "In Loving Memory of Eliza Sackett, the beloved wife of Alfred Sackett, died January 2nd 1916, aged 70. Also Alfred Sackett, the beloved husband of Eliza Sackett, died April 6th 1931, aged 88. Also their beloved sons, who were drowned at sea September 14th 1900; Benjamin, aged 23; Jeremiah, aged 19. Also their son Richard Sackett, killed in action October 5th 1917, aged 27. Also their grandson Alfred J Phillips who died at Namur, Belgium, March 21st 1919, aged 20. In God's keeping."
  4. 1881 England census, 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.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited30 Jan 2019

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