Emily Sackett

FatherEdward Sackett (1816-1884)
MotherLouisa Pegden (c 1822-1877)
Emily Sackett, daughter of Edward Sackett and Louisa Pegden, was born in Woolwich, KentG, in 1859.1,2 She died there aged 223 and was buried at Woolwich Cemetery, Greenwich, KentG, on 23 December 1881.4
     In 1871 Emily was living at 31 & 32 Hare Street, Woolwich, KentG, in the household of her parents Edward and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Emily Sackett, a scholar, aged 11 and born in Woolwich.5
     In 1881 she was living at 31 & 32 Hare Street, Woolwich, KentG, in the household of her widowed father Edward, an ironmonger, and was recorded as Emily Sackett, unmarried, aged 20 and born in Woolwich.6
Sackett lineGranddaughter of John Sackett

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1859. Sackett, Emily. Mother: Pegden. Greenwich. 1d:617."
  2. Woolwich was part of Greenwich registration district to 1868.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1881. Sackett, Emily, 22. Woolwich. 1d:714."
  4. Burials Register, Woolwich Cemetery, Greenwich, Kent (transcription, Deceased Online), "23 Dec 1881 Emily Sackett d. 17 Dec 1881."
  5. 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.
  6. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341175, PRO RG11/0746/110/3
    Woolwich, Kent
    31 & 32 Hare St
    Edward Sackett, head, widower, 64, b. Margate, Kent, ironmonger
    Louisa Sackett, dau, unmarried, 30, b. Margate
    John Sackett, son, unmarried, 24, b. Woolwich, Kent, assistant (to ironmonger)
    Emily Sackett, dau, unmarried, 20, b. Woolwich
    Eleanor Sackett, dau, unmarried, 18, b. Woolwich
    Mary Smith, visitor, married, 22, b. Margate
    Louisa Smith, visitor, 2, b. Hitchin, Hertford
    Alice Simmons, serv, unmarried, 20, b. Plumstead, Kent, dom servant.
Last Edited24 November 2016

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