Edward Henry Sackett

(1833-1894)
FatherThomas Sackett (1791-1860)
MotherMartha Setterfield (c 1793-1861)
Edward Henry Sackett, brewery worker of Margate, Kent, son of Thomas Sackett and Martha Setterfield, was baptized at St John in Thanet, KentG, on 27 January 1833.1 He died in MargateG,2 and was buried at St John in ThanetG on 27 January 1894.3 He married at Holy Trinity, MargateG, on 24 April 1859, Susannah Elizabeth Holness, daughter of John Holness.4,5 Susannah was born in Deal, KentG, in about 18316,7,8,9 and died in Thanet, KentG, in 1907.10
     In 1841 Edward was living at King Street, St John, Margate, KentG, in the household of his parents Thomas and Martha, and was recorded in the census as Edward Sackett, aged eight and born in Kent.11
     In 1851 he was living at King Street, St John's, Margate, KentG, in the household of his father Thomas Sackett, a carrier, and was recorded as Edward Sackett, unmarried, aged 18, and born in Margate.12
     In 1861 he was living at 2 Addington Street, Margate, KentG, and was recorded as Edward Henry Sackett, a stoker at a brewery, married, aged 28, and born in Margate. Living with him was his wife Susannah, aged 30 and born in Deal.13
     In 1871 he was living at 70 Trinity Square, Margate, KentG, and was recorded as Edward Sackett, brewer's stoker, head of household, married, aged 38, and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Susannah aged 39, born in Deal, and her unmarried sister Emma Holness.8
     In 1881 he was living at 70 Trinity Square, St John's, Margate, KentG, and was recorded as Edward H Sackett, a stoker at Cobbs Brewery, head of household, married, aged 48, and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Susannah, aged 49, and born in Deal, and her unmarried sister Emma Holness, aged 30.9
     In 1891 he was living at 70 Trinity Square, MargateG, and was recorded as Edward H Sackett, a coke foreman in the gas works, head of household, married, aged 56 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Susannah, 57, a lodging house keeper, and her unmarried sister Emma Holness, 52, an assistant lodging house keeper.14
     In 1901 Edward's widow was living at 70 Trinity Square, Margate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Susanah Sackett, lodging house keeper, head of household, a widow, aged 80 and born in Margate. Living with her was her unmarried sister
Elizabeth Holness, 74.15
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "27 January 1833 Edward Henry s. Thomas & Martha Sackett, Margate, carrier."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1894. Sackett, Edward Henry, 61. Thanet."
  3. Burials Register, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (Parish Registers 1570-1650 (U3/140/1/1) (Debrett's); Tyler transcripts; IGI), "27 January 1894 Edward Henry Sackett, 70 Trinity Sq., 61."
  4. Marriages Register, Holy Trinity, Margate, Kent, "24 April 1859 Edward Henry Sackett, 38, bachelor, labourer, of Margate, & Susannah Elizabeth Holness, 37, spinster, of Margate. [Both signed.] Fathers: Thomas Sackett, carrier; John Holness, licensed victualler. Witnesses: W Thomas Sackett jr, Emma Holness."
    [Edward Henry would have been 26, not 38, at this date (assuming he was baptized soon after birth). He may have overstated his age as his bride was older. However, subsequent census records suggest that Susannah would have been about 27, not 37, at marriage.]
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1859. Sackett, Edward Henry. Thanet."
  6. Date of birth based on age 37 at marriage in 1859 would be c1822; age 30 in 1861 census gives birth in c1830; age 39 in 1871 census gives birth in c1831; age 49 in 1881 gives birth in c1831.
  7. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/?
    2 Addington St., Margate, Kent
    Edward Sackett, lodger, married, 28, stoker at brewery, b. Margate, Kent
    Susan Sackett, wife, 30, b. Deal, Kent.
  8. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/993/f24
    70 Trinity Sq., Margate, Kent
    Edward Sackett, head, married, 38, brewer's stocker, b. Margate, Kent
    Susannah Sackett, wife, 39, b. Deal, Kent
    Emma Holness, sister-in-law, unm., 25, b. Margate.
  9. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341234, PRO RG11/0986/19/32
    Margate St John Baptist, Kent
    70 Trinity Sq
    Edward H. SACKETT, head, married, 48, b. Margate, Kent, stoker Cobbs Brewery
    Susannah E. SACKETT, wife, 49, b. Deal, Kent
    Emma HOLNESS, sister-in-law, unmarried, 30, b. Deal
    Dora G. CRANE, visitor, 14, b. Peckham, Surrey
    Fredk. W. CRANE, visitor, married, 50, b. Greenwich, Kent, clerk C L U & Assessment Con...
    Jane CRANE, visitor, unmarried, 44, b. Woolwich, Kent.
  10. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1907. Sackett, Susannah, 84. Thanet."
  11. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, King Street, St John, Margate, Kent
    Thos Sackett, 50, carrier, b. Kent
    Matha Sackett, 42, b. Kent
    Thos H Sackett, 15, b. Kent
    George Sackett, 14, b. Kent
    Elizth Sackett, 11, b. Kent
    Eliza Sackett, 10, b. Kent
    Edwd Sackett, 8, b. Kent
    Catherine Sackett, 6, b. Kent
    William Sackett, 5, b. Kent
    Stephen Sackett, 2, b. Kent
    Entries from Thos Sackett to Eliza Sackett: HO107; Piece 468; Book: 4; Civil Parish: St John The Baptist Margate; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 11; Folio: 25; Page: 10; Line: 20/25; GSU roll: 306863.
    Entries from Edwd Sackett to Stephen Sackett: HO107; Piece 468; Book: 4; Civil Parish: St John The Baptist Margate; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 11; Folio: 27; Page: 12; Lines: 1/4; GSU roll: 306863.
    [Note: The enumerator skipped a page in error with the result that Edward, Catherine, William, and Stephen Sackett's entries on the first four lines of page 12 (they should be on page 11) appear to place them wrongly in an unrelated Fagg family.]
  12. 1851 Census for England & Wales, King St., St. Johns, Margate, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 60, carrier, b. Kent, Margate
    Martha Sackett, wife, 50, housewife, b. Kent, Minster
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, unmarried, 20, b. Kent, Margate
    Edward Sackett, son, unmarried, 18, b. Kent, Margate
    William Sackett, son, 14[?], b. Kent, Margate
    Stephen Sackett, son, 12, b. Kent, Margate
    Emma Sackett, dau, 6, b. Kent, Margate
    HO107/1629/f.368.
  13. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 2 Addington St., Margate, Kent
    Mary Bristow, head, widow, 63, lodging house keeper, b. Minster, Kent
    Mary Bristow, dau, unm, 32, dressmaker, b. Margate, Kent
    Edward Hy Sackett, lodger, married, 28, stoker at brewery, b. Margate, Kent
    Susannah E Sackett, wife, 30, b. Deal, Kent
    Class: RG9; Piece: 535; Folio: 87; Page: 7; GSU roll: 542657.
  14. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 728, folio 82, p. 26, GSU roll 6095838
    70 Trinity Square, Margate (Trinity), Thanet, Kent
    Edward H Sackett, head, married, 56, coke foreman gas works, b. Kent, Margate
    Susanah E Sackett, wife, 57, lodging house keeper, b. Kent, Deal
    Emma Holness, sister-in-law, single, 52, assistant lodging house keeper, b. Kent, Deal.
  15. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 822/131v
    70 Trinity Square, Margate, Kent
    Susanah Sackett, head, widow, 80, keeping lodging house, own account, b.
    Margate
    Elizabeth Holness, sister, single, 74, help to her sister, b. Margate.
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