George Edward Sackett

FatherWilliam Sackett (c 1840-1886)
MotherMary Ann Greenwood (c 1839-1933)
Birth1875, Kensington, MiddlesexG,1,2
Death1949, Fulham, LondonG,3
Marriage1895, FulhamGKatherine Annie "Kate" Cook4,5
George Edward Sackett, horsekeeper, son of William Sackett and Mary Ann Greenwood, was born in Kensington, MiddlesexG, on 27 September 18751,2 and died aged 73 in Fulham, LondonG, in 1949.3 He married at St Andrew's Church, FulhamG, on 25 December 1895, Katherine Annie "Kate" Cook, daughter of William Henry Cook.4,5 Kate was born in Chelsea, LondonG, in about 18766 and died aged 48 in FulhamG in 1925.7
     In 1881 George was living at 7 Kramer Mews, London, MiddlesexG, in the household of his parents William and Mary, and was recorded in the census as George Edward Sackett, aged six and born in West Brompton.8
     In 1891 he was living at 12 Conway Place, Hove, SussexG, in the household of Edmund Niles, a fishmonger, and family, and was recorded as George Edward Sackett, fishmonger's assistant, a boarder, aged 15 and born in Fulham.9
     In 1901 he was living at 39 Hannell Road, St Peter's, Fulham, LondonG, and was recorded as George Sackett, a horse keeper (groom), head of household, married, aged 26, and born in West Brompton, London. Living with him were his wife Kate, aged 25, and born in Chelsea, London, and their children, Kate, 5, and Alfred, aged one. Also in the household was Flory Cook, 12, described as "sister" (presumably of George's wife Kate).10
     In 1911 he was living at 39 Delaford Street, FulhamG, and was recorded as George Sackett, an omnibus horsekeeper, head of household, aged 35 and born in Fulham. Living with him were his wife Kate, 34, and their children, Kate, 15, Alfred, 10, Mary, 8, William, 5, and John, aged one.11
(1911 census)

     In 1921 he was living at 26 Laundry Road, FulhamG, and was recorded as George Edward Sackett, a taxi washer, aged 45. Living with him were his wife Kate, 45, and their children, Mary, 18, William, 16, John, 11, Rose, 9, and Edward, aged four.12
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, George was a taxi washer, living at 26 Laundry Road, Fulham, LondonG.13

Children of George Edward Sackett and Katherine Annie "Kate" Cook

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1875. Sackett, George Edward. Mother: Greenwood. Kensington. 1a:169."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Sep qtr 1949. Sackett, George E, 73. Fulham."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1895. Sackett, George Edward. Fulham. 1a:424."
  5. Marriages Register, St Andrew, Fulham, Middlesex (image on, "25 December 1895, George Edward Sackett, 21, bachelor, horse keeper, of 27 Chelmsford St, father: William Sackett, dead, poulterer; and Katherine Cook, 20, spinster, of 23 Chelmsford St, father: William Henry Cook, mason. Banns. He signed. She made mark. Witnesses: William Henry Cook, Amelia Cook."
  6. 1901 England census.
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1925. Sackett, Kate A, 48. Fulham."
  8. 1881 England census, FHL 1341011, PRO RG11/0049/108/11
    London, Middlesex
    7 Kramer Mews
    William Sackett, head, married, 41, b. Ramsgate, Kent, provision dealer
    Mary Sackett, wife, 43, b. Brighton, Sussex
    John Sackett, son, 16, b. Ramsgate
    Harry Sackett, son, 10, b. London, Middlesex
    Lizzie Sackett, dau, 6, b. Kensington, Middlesex
    George Edward Sackett, son, 6, b. W Brompton, Middlesex
    George Barber, other, 21, b. Brighton, Sussex, ostler 8.1[?].
  9. 1891 England census, RG12, piece 819, folio 121, p. 24, GSU roll 6095929
    12 Conway Place, Hove, Sussex
    Edmund M Niles, head, married, 26, fishmonger & poulterer, b. Leamington, Warwick
    Sarah Niles, wife, 28, b. Buckhurst Hill, Essex
    Edmund Jas Niles, son, 1? mos, b. Hove, Sussex
    Jessie Jas Hollingdale, boarder, single, 21, [?]s labourer, b. Poynings, Sussex
    George Edw Sackett, boarder, 15, fishmonger's assistant, b. Fulham, London.
  10. 1901 England census, 55/7
    Fulham, London
    39 Hannell Road (St Peter's) (3 rooms)
    George Sackett, head, married, 26, horse keeper (groom), worker, b. West Brompton, London
    Kate Sackett, wife, 25, b. Chelsea, London
    Kate Sackett, dau, 5, b. Fulham
    Alfred Sackett, son, 1, b. Fulham
    Flory Cook, sister, 12, b. Fulham.
  11. 1911 England census, RG14, piece 288
    39 Delaford Street, Fulham, London SW
    3 rooms
    George Sackett, head, 35, m. 15y, 7 ch, 5 living, horsekeeper, omnibus, worker, b. Fulham
    Kate Sackett, wife, 34, m. 15y, 7 ch, 5 living, b. Chelsea
    Kate Sackett, dau, 15, b. Fulham
    Alfred Sackett, son, 10, school, b. Fulham
    Mary Sackett, dau, 8, school, b. Fulham
    William Sackett, son, 5, school, b. Putney
    John Sackett, son, 1, b. Fulham.
  12. 1921 England census, 26 Laundry Road, Fulham, London
    3 rooms
    George Edward Sackett, husband, 45y 9m, married, b. Fulham, taxi washer, Mr Stone, Taxi Garage
    Kate Annie Sackett, wife, 45y 1m, married, b. Chelsea, London, at home
    Mary Amelia Sackett, daughter, 18y 10m, single, b. Fulham, Middlesex, factory hand, biscuit packer, Macfarlanes, Stevendale Road
    William Henry Sackett, son, 16y, single, b. Putney, London, van boy, Royal Fulham Laundry, Lettice St
    John Richard Sackett, son, 11y 6m, b. Fulham
    Rose Sackett, daughter, 9y 4m, b. Fulham
    Edward George Sackett, son, 4y 2m, b. Fulham.
  13. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 26 Laundry Road, Fulham, London: George E Sackett, b. 27 Sep 1875, widowed, taxi washer.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Sackett Family Association descendants
Michael W Sackett and Natalie Sackett.
Last Edited16 Nov 2022

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