Samuel Sackett

(1812-1895)
FatherJeremiah Sackett (1775-1847)
MotherSarah Hodgeman (1779-1850)
Samuel Sackett, son of Jeremiah Sackett and Sarah Hodgeman, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 30 March 18121 and baptized at St Lawrence in ThanetG on 24 May 1812.2 He died aged 83 in Steyning, SussexG, in 1895.3 He married first at St Peter in ThanetG on 30 May 1831, Elizabeth Ann Watts.4 Elizabeth was born in about 1813.5 Elizabeth died aged 47 in Maidstone, KentG, in 1860.6 He married second in Brighton, SussexG, in 1872, Ann Ellis.7,8 She was born in Aldingbourne, SussexG, in about 18129,10 and died aged 77 at home at 37 Coleman Street, BrightonG, on 26 July 1889.11
     Administration of Ann's estate was granted to her daughter Caroline Whittingham on 24 September 1889.12
     In 1841 Samuel was living at Albion Street, St Peter's, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Samuel Sackett, a bookseller, aged 28 and born in Kent. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, 28, and sons Samuel, 10, and Jacob, aged one.13
     In 1851 Samuel was living at 3 Staffordshire Place, Ramsgate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Samuel Sackett, a tailor, head of household, married, aged 38, and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, aged 37, and born in Ramsgate, and their children, Samuel, 19, Jacob, 11, Jeremiah, 8, Elizabeth, 5, and John, aged one year and ten months.14
     In 1861 he was living at 9 Montefiore Place, Ramsgate, KentG, and was recorded as Samuel Sackett, a milkman & greengrocer, head of household, a widower, aged 49, and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his daughter Elizabeth, aged 16, and son John, aged 11.15
     In 1871 he was living at 2 Montague Place, Brighton, SussexG, and was recorded as Samuel Sackett, an annuitant, a widower, head of household, aged 59 and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his widowed daughter Elizabeth Elliott, 26, with her children, William, 6, and Caroline, 3, and Samuel's unmarried son, John A Sackett, aged 24.16
     A record for Samuel in the 1881 census has not been found. His second wife Ann was recorded at 14 Richmond Road Terrace, Brighton, SussexG, where she was a nurse in the household of George Mussell, wife Eliza, and baby Florence.17

Children of Samuel Sackett and Elizabeth Ann Watts

Sackett Family Association descendants
Michael W Sackett and Natalie Sackett.
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John Jeremiah W Sackett & Julia Catherine Cook Sackett relationship chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Lawrence the Martyr, Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "24 May 1812 Samuel s. Jeremiah & Sarah Sackett, bn. 30 March."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Lawrence the Martyr, Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "24 May 1812 Samuel s. Jeremiah & Sarah Sackett, bn 30 March."
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1895. Sackett, Samuel, 84. Steyning."
  4. Marriages Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "30 May 1831 Samuel Sackett, bachelor, of this parish, & Elizabeth Ann Watts, spinster, of this parish [both signed]. Witnesses: Andrew Watts, Thomasine Watts."
  5. Date of birth based on age at death.
  6. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1860. Sackett, Elizabeth Ann, 47. Maidstone. 2a:271."
  7. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1872. Sackett, Samuel. Brighton. 2b:449."
  8. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1872. Ellis, Ann. Brighton. 2b:449."
  9. Date of birth based on age at death.
  10. Census.
  11. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1889. Sackett, Ann, 77. Brighton."
  12. Letters of administration of the estate of Ann Sackett of 37 Coleman Street, Brighton, Sussex, granted at Lewes, Sussex, 24 September 1889 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown repository reference).
  13. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Albion Street, St Peter, Kent
    Samuel Sackett, 28, book seller, b. Kent
    Elizabeth Sackett, 28, b. Kent
    Samuel Sackett, 10, b. Kent
    Jacob Sackett, 1, b. Kent
    HO107; Piece 468; Book: 19; Civil Parish: St Peter; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 21; Folio: 8; Page: 8; Line: 11; GSU roll: 306863.
  14. 1851 Census for England & Wales, HO107/1630/f328v
    3 Staffordshire Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    Samuel Sackett, head, married, 38, tailor, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 37, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Samuel Sackett, son, 19, hairdresser, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Jacob Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Jeremiah Sackett, son, 8, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth A. Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    John A. Sackett, son, 1y 10m, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  15. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9, piece 538, folio 84, p. 18, GSU roll 542657
    9 Montefiore Pl., Ramsgate, Kent
    Samuel Sackett, head, widower, 49, milkman & greengrocer, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Elizabeth A Sackett, dau, 16, b. Ramsgate
    John A Sackett, son, 11, b. Ramsgate
    Eliza Lowry, lodger, widow, 40, gen serv, b. Dover, Kent
    Frances Harriett Lowry, lodger, 3, b. Woolwich, Kent.
  16. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 1073, folio 85, p. 32, GSU roll 827494
    2 Montague Pl, Brighton, Sussex
    Samuel Sackett, head, widr, 59, annuitant, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth Elliott, dau, wid, 26, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    William Elliott, grandson, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Caroline Elliott, granddau, 3, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    John A Sackett, son, unm, 24, greengrocer, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  17. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, FHL 1341256, PRO RG11/1086/13/20
    14 Richmond Rd Terr, Brighton, Sussex
    George Mussell, head, married, 23, b. Downton, Wiltshire, fireman L.B.S.C.R. (stoker)
    Eliza Mussell, wife, 25, b. Charlton, Wiltshire
    Florence M. Mussell, dau, 3 months, b. Brighton, Sussex
    Ann Sackett, nurse, [marital status not given], 68, b. Aldingbourne, Sussex, nurse (S.M.S.).
Generation.TreeO.3
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited30 October 2015