Emma Sackett

MotherMartha Sackett (1853-1873)
Emma Sackett, daughter of Martha Sackett, was born in Margate, KentG, in 1870.1
     In 1871 Emma was living at 70 King Street, Margate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Emma Sackett, a boarder, aged 11 months and born in Margate, in the household of Thomas Sackett. Emma may have been an illegitimate daughter of Thomas's daughter Martha, also in the household.2
     In 1881 Emma was living at the Isle of Thanet Union Workhouse, Minster in Thanet, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Emma Sackett, a scholar, inmate, aged 11, and born in Margate. Also in the workhouse was William Sackett, aged nine, assumed to have been her brother.3
     In 1901 she was living at 76 Nightingale Lane, Battersea, LondonG, in the household of Robert P Taylor, 67, and was recorded as Emma Sackett, a housemaid, aged 30.4

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1870. Sackett, Emma. [Mother not named: assume registered in mother's surname.] Thanet. 2a:792."
  2. 1871 England census, RG10/992/f88v
    70 King St, Margate, Holy Trinity
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 46, carrier & c, b. Kent, Margate
    Mary A Sackett, wife, 45, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Thomas Sackett, son, unmarried, 22, gas fitter, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    George Sackett, son, unmarried, 19, plasterer, b. Kent, Margate     
    Martha Sackett, dau, unmarried, 17, b. Kent, Margate
    Elizabeth M Sackett, dau, 16, b. Kent, Margate
    Catherine Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Kent, Margate
    George Writnell, boarder, 5, scholar, b. Kent, Margate
    Emma Sackett, boarder, 11m, b. Kent, Margate.
  3. 1881 England census, FHL 1341233, PRO RG11/0983/126/5
    Minster in Thanet, Kent
    Isle of Thanet Union Workhouse, Minster
    Emma Sackett, inmate, 11, b. Margate, Kent, scholar
    William Sackett, inmate, 9, b. Margate, scholar.
  4. 1901 England census, 460/94v
    76 Nightingale Lane, Battersea, London
    Emma Sackett, 30, housemaid domestic, b. England N K.
    [In household of Robert P Taylor, head, married, 67]
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited7 Aug 2022

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