Jessie Alice Sackett

FatherJohn William Sackett (1865-1923)
MotherJessie Parker (c 1865-1926)
Jessie Alice Sackett, daughter of John William Sackett and Jessie Parker, was born in Fulham, LondonG, on 9 November 18921,2 and baptized at St Andrew's Church, West Kensington, LondonG, on 29 March 1893.3 She married in FulhamG on 23 December 1911, John Harding.4,5,6 John was killed in action in France on 2 December 1917 while serving as a gunner in the Royal Field Artillery.7,2
     In 1901 Jessie was living at 20 Werley Avenue, St Peter's, Fulham, LondonG, in the household of her parents John and Jessie, and was recorded in the census as Jessie Sackett, aged nine and born in Fulham.8
     In 1911 she was living at 50 Orbain Road, FulhamG, in the household of her parents John and Jessie, and was recorded as Alice Sackett, a laundress, aged 18.9

Children of Jessie Alice Sackett and John Harding

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1892. Sackett, Jessie Alice. Mother: Parker. Fulham. 1a:305."
  2. "UK, World War I Pension Ledgers and Index Cards, 1914–1923" (Ancestry transcript), "Harding, John, d. 2 Dec 1917, Gnr, svc no 42194, R. F. A. (A/178 BDe)
    Harding, Jessie Alice, b. 9 Nov 1892, res. Fulham S. W., widow
    Harding, Ernest Harry, b. 9 Apr 1912, res. Fulham S. W., child
    Harding, Hilda Elizabeth, b. 12 Feb 1914, res. Fulham S. W., child
    Harding, Jessie Alice, b. 25 Jun 1915, res. Fulham S. W., child."
  3. Baptisms Register, St Andrew, West Kensington, London (image on, "29 Mar 1893 Jessie Alice Sackett, b. 9 Nov 1892, d. John & Jessie Sackett, of 86 Orbaine Road, cabman."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1911. Sackett, Jessie A. Fulham. 1a:801."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1911. Harding, John. Fulham. 1a:801."
  6. "British Army WW1 Service Records, 1914–1920" (Ancestry image), "Descriptive Report Enlistment, John Harding, 23, ht 5' 9", chest 37in, marks tattoo dots outer left forearm, nok Jessie Alice Harding, 40 Mulgrove Road, Fulham, m. Jessie Alice Sackett, spinster, Registry Office Fulham, 23 Dec 1911, ch. Ernest Harry, b. Fulham, 9 Apr 1912, Hilda Elizabeth, b. Fulham, 12 Feb 1914. Services: joined 4 Nov 1914 at Preston, RFA, Glasgow, 11 Nov 1914."
  7. "UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914–1919" (Ancestry transcript), "John Harding, of Fulham, SW, d. France, 2 Dec 1917, gunner, Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery, regt. no. 42194, killed in action."
  8. 1901 England census, 54/113v
    Fulham, London
    20 Werley Avenue (St Peter's)
    John Sackett, head, married, 35, cab driver, worker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Jessie Sackett, wife, 35, b. Kensington, London
    Henry Sackett, son, 11, b. Fulham
    Jessie Sackett, dau, 9, b. Fulham
    Hilda Sackett, dau, 3, b. Fulham
    Walter Sackett, son, 3 months, b. Fulham
    Sarah Greenwood, visitor, married, 45, b. Brighton, Sussex
    William Greenwood, visitor, married, 45, horsekeeper, worker, b. Brighton
    Annie Greenwood, visitor, single, 18, charwoman, worker, b. Fulham
    Charles Greenwood, visitor, 15, coal porter, worker, b. Fulham
    John Greenwood, visitor, 13, b. Fulham
    Mary Greenwood, visitor, 10, b. Fulham
    Sidney Greenwood, visitor, 5, b. Fulham
    Rosina Greenwood, visitor, 3, b. Fulham
    George W Greenwood, visitor, 5 months, b. Fulham.
  9. 1911 England census, RG14, piece 286
    50 Orbain Road, Fulham, London SW
    2 rooms
    John Sackett, head, 47, m. 28y, 9 ch, 3 living, cabman driver, b. Fulham
    Jessie Sackett, wife, 46, b. Fulham
    Alice Sackett, dau, 18, laundry, b. Fulham
    Henry Sackett, son, 21, coal porter, b. Fulham
    Walter Sackett, son, 11, school, b. Fulham.
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited14 Dec 2020

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