Edward Sackett

(1848-1919)
FatherEdward Sackett (1816-1884)
MotherLouisa Pegden (c 1822-1877)
Edward Sackett, ironmonger, son of Edward Sackett and Louisa Pegden, was born in Margate, KentG, in 1848.1,2 He died aged 70 at home in 83 Grant Road, Addiscombe, Croydon, SurreyG, on 27 July 1919.3,4 He married in St Mary Magdalen, Woolwich, KentG, on 17 April 1874, Jane Logan, daughter of John Logan.5,6,7 Jane was born in Guildford, SurreyG, in about 18476 and died aged 61 at home in The Elms, Hamsey Green, Warlingham, SurreyG, on 17 September 1908.8,4
     In 1851 Edward was living at 139 High Street, St John's, MargateG, in the household of his parents Edward and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Edward Sackett, aged two, and born in Margate.9
     In 1871 he was living at 31 & 32 Hare Street, WoolwichG, in the household of his parents Edward and Louisa, and was recorded as Edward Sackett, a shop man, unmarried, aged 22, and born in Margate.10
     In 1881 he was living at 4 Alexandra Terrace, Lower Addiscombe Road, CroydonG, and was recorded as Edward Sackett, an ironmonger employing two men and one boy, head of household, married, aged 32, and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Jane, aged 33, and born in Guildford, and their children Edward, 6, John, 4, and Alfred, aged five months. Also in the household was a visitor, Florance Logan, perhaps Jane's sister or a niece.11
     Edward was appointed an executor, with his sister Louisa, of his father's will, proved on 23 August 1884.12
     In 1891 he was living at 19 Hare Street, Woolwich, LondonG, and was recorded as Edward Sackett, a self-employed ironmonger, head of household, married, aged 42 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Jane, 43, and son Alfred, aged ten.13
     On 5 April 1897, Edward retired from the ironmongery firm which he had owned in partnership with his brother John, leaving John as the sole proprietor.14
     In 1901 he was living at The Elms, Croydon Road, Warlingham, SurreyG, and was recorded as Edward Sackett, living on own means, head of household, married, aged 52, and born in Margate, Kent. Living with him were his wife Jane, aged 53, and born in Guildford, Surrey, and their son Alfred, aged 20.15
     Edward proved his wife Jane's will in LondonG on 9 December 1908. Her estate was valued at £634.16
     In 1911 he was living at Ivy Lodge, Sanderstead Road, Sanderstead, SurreyG, in the household of his son Alfred and daughter-in-law Fanny, and was recorded as Edward Sackett, a retired ironmonger, a widower, aged 62 and born in Margate.17
     Edward left a will which was proved on 29 August 1919 by his son Alfred. His estate was valued at £1,929.18

Children of Edward Sackett and Jane Logan

Sackett Family Association descendants
Vivienne Chan.

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1848. Sackett, Edward. Mother: Pegden. Thanet. 5:500."
  2. Census.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1919. Sackett, Edward, 70. Croydon."
  4. Probate record.
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1874. Sackett, Edward. Woolwich. 1d:1326."
  6. 1881 Census for England & Wales.
  7. Marriages Register, St Mary Magdalen, Woolwich, Kent (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "17 April 1874, Edward Sackett, of age, bachelor, ironmonger, of Woolwich, father: Edward Sackett, ironmonger; and Jane Logan, of age, spinster, of Woolwich, father: John LOgan, draper. Licence. Both signed. Witnesses: John Logan, James T Logan, Louisa Sackett."
  8. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1908. Sackett, Jane, 61. Godstone."
  9. 1851 Census for England & Wales, 139 High St., St. Johns, Margate, Kent
    Edward Sackett, head, married, 36, ironmonger, b. Kent, Margate
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 29, b. Kent, Margate
    Louisa Sackett, dau, 4, at home, b. Kent, Margate
    Edward Sackett, son, 2, at home, b. Kent, Margate
    Charlotte Denham, serv., 20, house servant, b. Kent, Margate
    HO107/1629/f.300v.
  10. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/783/f8
    31 & 32 Hare St, Woolwich, Kent
    Edward Sackett, head, married, 55, ironmonger, b. Margate, Kent
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 49, b. Margate
    Louisa Sackett, dau, unm., 24, shopwoman, b. Margate
    Edward Sackett, son, unm., 22, shopman, b. Margate
    Julia Sackett, dau, unm., 18, b. Margate
    John Sackett, son, unm., 16, shopman, b. Woolwich
    Emily Sackett, dau, 11, scholar, b. Woolwich
    Eleanor Sackett, dau, 10, scholar, b. Woolwich
    Fanny Stevens, serv., unm., 20, domestic, b. Woolwich.
  11. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341193, PRO RG11/0816/108/74
    Croydon, Surrey
    Lr Addiscombe Rd No 4 Alexandra Terr
    Edward Sackett, head, married, 32, b. Margate, Kent, ironmonger emping 2 men 1 boy
    Jane Sackett, wife, 33, b. Guildford
    Edward Sackett, son, 6, b. Croydon, Surrey
    John Sackett, son, 4, b. Croydon
    Alfred Sackett, son, 5 months, b. Croydon
    Florance Logan, visitor, unmarried, 19, b. Woolwich, Kent, visitor.
  12. Will of Edward Sackett of Woolwich, Kent, date not known, proved in the Principal Registry, 23 August 1884 (Somerset House Indexes).
  13. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 532, folio 77, p. 4, GSU roll 6095642
    19 Hare Street, Woolwich, London
    Edward Sackett, head, married, 42, ironmonger (employer), b. Kent, Margate
    Jane Sackett, wife, 43, b. Surrey, Guildford
    Alfred Sackett, son, 10, scholar, b. Surrey, Croydon.
  14. The London Gazette, digital image, (https://www.thegazette.co.uk), 16 April 1897.
  15. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 633/46
    Warlingham, Surrey
    The Elms, Croydon Road
    Edward Sackett, head, married, 52, living on own means, b. Margate, Kent
    Jane Sackett, wife, 53, b. Guildford, Surrey
    Alfred Sackett, son, single, 20, apprentice, b. Croydon, Surrey.
  16. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Jane of The Elms Hamsey Green Warlingham Surrey (wife of Edward Sackett) died 17 September 1908 Probate London 9 December to the said Edward Sackett of no occupation. Effects £634 3s. 6d."
  17. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Ivy Lodge, Sanderstead Rd, Sanderstead, Surrey
    5 rooms
    Alfred Sackett, head, 30, married, plumber general shop, worker, b. Addiscombe, Croydon
    Fanny Sackett, wife, 27, m. 6y, 1 ch, living, b. Tonbridge, Kent
    Donald Alfred Sackett, son, 3, b. Addiscombe, Croydon
    Edward Sackett, boarder, 62, widower, retired ironmonger, b. Margate, Kent.
  18. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Edward of 83 Grant-road Addiscombe Croydon Surrey died 27 July 1919 Probate London 29 August to Alfred Sackett engineer and Henry James Crimp estate agent. Effects £1929 6s. 9d."
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