Elizabeth Jane Sackett
|Father||Richard Sackett (1783-1863)|
|Mother||Jane Kemp (c 1785-1851)|
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
- Baptisms Register, St Leonard's, Deal, Kent (Transcript), "6 May 1810 Elizabeth Jane Sackett d. Richard & Jane."
- 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."
- 1861 England census
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.
- Will of Richard Sackett of St John's, Margate, Kent, 29 September 1854, proved in Canterbury, 9 November 1863 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown reference).
- 1871 England census
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.
- 1881 England census
FHL 1341232, PRO RG11/0975/19/6
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 line||6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Charts||Line 3 (English)|
|Last Edited||9 Mar 2015|