William Sackett

FatherWalter John Sackett (1826-1866)
MotherSarah Elizabeth Mills (1826-1859)
William Sackett, son of Walter John Sackett and Sarah Elizabeth Mills, was born in Aston, WarwickshireG, in 1850.1,2 He was baptized at Bordesley, WarwickshireG, on 6 July 1857.3
     In 1851 William was living at Union Passage, Birmingham, WarwickshireG, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, aged 11 months and born in Aston, Warwickshire, the son of Walter Sackett.2
     In 1861 he was living at 9 Highgate, Aston, Birmingham, WarwickshireG, in the household of his widowed father Walter, and was recorded as William Sackett, a scholar, aged ten and born in Birmingham.4
     William emigrated to the United States, arriving in New York on 11 June 1867, but records of him there have not yet been found.5,6

Research needed— Judy Foster is looking for any record in the USA of this William Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1850. Sackett, William. Mother: Mills. Birmingham. 16:412."
  2. 1851 England census
    Birmingham, Warwickshire
    Union Passage, [nr. New St.]
    Walter J. SACKETT, head, married, 25, bookseller, b. Essex, Billericay
    Sarah E. SACKETT, wife, 25, b. Warwickshire, Aston
    Mary SACKETT, dau, 3, b. Warwickshire, Aston
    William SACKETT, son, 11 months, b. Warwickshire, Aston
    Mary A. CHILLS, serv., unmarried, 23, gen. serv., b. Warwickshire, Aston.
  3. Baptism, Bordesley, Warwickshire (IGI), "6 July 1857 William s. Walter John Sackett & Sarah Elizabeth."
  4. 1861 England census
    RG9, piece 2172, folio 19, p. 32, GSU roll 542929
    9 Highgate, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire
    Walter J Sackett, head, widower, 35, publisher, b. Essex, Billericay
    Mary M E Sackett, dau, 13, scholar, b. Warwick, Birmingham
    William Sackett, son, 10, scholar, b. Warwick, Birmingham
    Sydney Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Warwick, Birmingham
    Margaret S Gilles?, visitor, widow, 39, assistant, b. Warwick, Birmingham
    Ellen S Gilles?, visitor, 13?, scholar, b. Middlesex, Chelsea
    Harriett Rayboult?, servant, widow, 38, cook, b. Somerset, Nailsea
    Ann Savon?, servant, unm, 21, housemaid, b. Gloster, Rainswick.
  5. Website CastleGarden.org: America's First Immigration Center (http://www.castlegarden.org), entry for William Sackett, clerk, 17, origin England, arrived 11 June 1867 on the Malta.
  6. "New York Passenger Lists 1851–1891" (Ancestry transcript), entry for William Sackett, 17, origin England, arrived 11 June 1867 from Liverpool via Queenstown, Ireland, on the Malta.
Sackett line4th great-grandson of Richard Sackett of South Weald, Essex
ChartsLine 6 (English)
Last Edited25 Nov 2016

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