Elizabeth Jane Sackett

FatherRichard Sackett (1783-1863)
MotherJane Kemp (c 1785-1851)
Baptism1810, Deal, KentG,1
Marriage1830, Ramsgate, KentGJohn James Joad2
Elizabeth Jane Sackett, daughter of Richard Sackett and Jane Kemp, was baptized at St Leonard's Church, Deal, KentG, on 6 May 1810.1 She married at St George, Ramsgate, KentG, on 1 June 1830, John James Joad, widower.2 He died.
     In 1861 Elizabeth was living at 118 Snargate Street, Dover, KentG, in the household of her father Richard Sackett, and was recorded in the census as Elizabeth Joad, a tobacconist, a widow, aged 47 and born in Deal.3
     Elizabeth was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in Dover, KentG, on 29 September 1854. She was to share equally, with her sister Sarah, their father's leasehold house at 118 Snargate Street, Dover, and his personal estate, which was valued at under £200. The will was proved at Canterbury on 9 November 1863.4
     In 1871 she was living at 118 Snargate Street, Dover, KentG, and was recorded as Elizabeth Joad, a tobacconist, head of household, a widow, aged 60, and born in Deal, Kent. Living with her were her sister Sarah Ann Sackett, nephew Thomas Holt Shephard, niece Caroline Emily Shephard, grandmother[?] Mary Cock, and cousin Catherine Jones.5
     In 1881 she was living at Station House, Station Road, Rainham, KentG, in the household of her nephew Thomas Sheppard and his family, and was recorded as Elizabeth J Joad, a widow, aged 70, and born in Deal. Also in the household was her unmarried sister Sarah Ann Sackett.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Leonard's, Deal, Kent (Transcript), "6 May 1810 Elizabeth Jane Sackett d. Richard & Jane."
  2. Marriages Register, St George, Ramsgate, Kent, "1 June 1830 John James Joad, of this parish, widower, & Elizabeth Jane Sackett, of this parish, spinster. Banns. Witnesses: Richard Sackett, Elizabeth Moss."
  3. 1861 England census, RG9/?/f143
    118 Snargate St., Dover (St Mary), Kent
    Richard Sackett, head, widower, 76, superannuated pilot, b. Thanet, Hearn
    Elizabeth Joade, dau, widow, 47, tobacconist, b. Kent, Deal
    Sarah Sackett, dau, unmarried, 30, dressmaker, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Emily Collard, niece, 13, scholar, b. Kent, Alkham
    Emily Cox, niece, 13, scholar, b. Kent, Dover
    Phillip Handcock, visitor, unmarried, 23, printer compositor, b. Devon, Plymouth.
  4. Will of Richard Sackett of St John's, Margate, Kent, 29 September 1854, proved in Canterbury, 9 November 1863 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown reference).
  5. 1871 England census, RG10/?
    118 Snargate St., Dover, Kent
    Elizabeth Joad, head, widow, 60, tobacconist, b. Deal, Kent
    Sarah Ann Sackett, sister, unm., 50, dressmaker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Thomas Holt Shephard, nephew, married, 24, clerk, b. Ipswich, Suffolk
    Caroline Emily Shephard, niece, married, 21, b. Dover, Kent
    Mary Cock, grandmother[?], married, 79, b. Alkham, Kent
    Catherine Eliz. Jones, cousin, unm., 20, nurse, b. Folkestone, Kent.
  6. 1881 England census, FHL 1341232, PRO RG11/0975/19/6
    Rainham, Kent
    Station Rd Station House
    Thomas H. SHEPPARD, head, married, 34, b. Ipswich, Suffolk, station master
    Caroline E. SHEPPARD, wife, 31, b. Dover, Kent, station master wife
    Phillip E. SHEPPARD, son, 8, b. Dover, Kent, scholar
    Helen M. SHEPPARD, dau, 4, b. Dover, Kent, scholar
    Elizabeth J. JOAD, aunt, widow, 70, b. Deal, Kent
    Sarah Ann SACKETT, aunt, unmarried, 62, b. Ramsgate, Kent.
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited9 Mar 2015

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