Robert Sackett

(1875-)
FatherRobert Sackett (1847-1915)
MotherMary Ann Lazell (1845-1917)
Robert Sackett, son of Robert Sackett and Mary Ann Lazell, was born in Dagenham, EssexG, in 1875.1,2 He married in Waterford, Munster, IrelandG, on 19 November 1899, Margaret Swifle.3,4
     In 1881 Robert was living at Bull Inn, Bull Street, Dagenham, EssexG, in the household of his parents Robert and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Robert Sackett, a scholar, aged five and born in Dagenham.5
     In 1891 he was living at 40 Lower Cottages, Creeksworth?, Barking, EssexG, in the household of his sister Annie and brother-in-law John Thomas, and was recorded as Robert Sackett, a general labourer, aged 16 and born in Dagenham.6
     Robert served in the 8th King's Royal Irish Hussars for seven years from 11 December 1891. He gave his age on enlistment as 18; he was actually 16. He transferred to the army reserves in 1898 and was discharged medically unfit on 2 January 1900.3
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 6 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1875. Sackett, Robert. Mother: Lazell. Romford. 4a:169."
  2. Census.
  3. "British Army Service Records, 1760–1915", digital image, Findmypast.
  4. "Ireland Civil Registration Indexes", database, FamilySearch, "Dec qtr 1898. Sackett, Robert. Waterford, Ireland. 4:337."
  5. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341420, PRO RG11/1745/85/7
    Dagenham, Essex
    Bull St. Bull Inn
    Robert Sackett, head, married, 33, b. Dagenham, Essex, ag labourer
    Mary A. Sackett, wife, 35, b. Upminster, Essex
    James W. Sackett, son, 13, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Annie E. Sackett, dau, 12, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Henry Sackett, son, 9, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Robert Sackett, son, 5, b. Dagenham, scholar
    Mary A. Sackett, dau, 3, b. Dagenham
    Jane P. Sackett, dau, 1, b. Dagenham.
  6. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 1371, folio 30, p. 9, GSU roll 6096481
    40 Lower Cottgs, Creeksworth?, Barking, Essex
    John H Thomas, head, married, 32, general laborer, b. Sussex, Hastings
    Annie E Thomas, wife, 22, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Herbert H Thomas, son, 3, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Wilfred J Thomas, son, 1, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Philadelphia Thomas, dau, 3 mo, b. Essex, Barking
    Robert Sackett, bro-in-law, 16, general laborer, b. Essex, Dagenham.
Generation.TreeQ.6
Sackett line3rd great-grandson of Thomas Sackett of Hornchurch, Essex
Last Edited13 November 2016
 

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