Thomas Sackett

(c 1867-1913)
FatherJohn Jeremiah W Sackett (1842-1914)
MotherAnne Ward (c 1842-1899)
Thomas Sackett, son of John Jeremiah W Sackett and Anne Ward, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, in about 18671,2 and died aged 45 in Brighton, SussexG, in 1913.3 He married in St Peter's Church, Fulham, LondonG, on 25 December 1895, Annie Ward, daughter of Thomas Walter Ward.4,5,6 She was born in NorthamptonshireG on 28 March 1870.2,7
     In 1871 Thomas was living at 6 Montague Place, Brighton, SussexG, in the household of his parents John and Annie, and was recorded in the census as Thomas Sackett, a scholar, aged four and born in Ramsgate.8
     In 1881 he was living at 18 Kramer Mews, London, MiddlesexG, in the household of his parents John and Ann, and was recorded as Thomas Sackett, aged 13 and born in Ramsgate.9
     In 1901 he was living at 114 Sackville Road, Hove, SussexG, and was recorded as Thomas Sackett, a coachman domestic, head of household, married, aged 32, and born in Ramsgate, Kent. Living with him was his wife Annie, aged 31, and born in Northamptonshire. Also in the household were two male boarders.10
     In 1911 he was living at 36 Landsen Road, HoveG, and was recorded as Thomas Sackett, a motor bus driver for the Brighton & Hove United Omnibus Company, head of household, aged 43 and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his wife Annie, 42, and their daughter Dorothy, aged six.11
(1911 census)

     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Thomas's widow Annie was living at 36 Landseer Road, Hove, SussexG, with their daughter Dorothy and son-in-law Herbert.12

Child of Thomas Sackett and Annie Ward

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, record not found.
  2. Census.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Sep qtr 1913. Sackett, Thomas, 45. Brighton."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1895. Sackett, Thomas. Fulham. 1a:458."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1895. Ward, Annie. Fulham. 1a:458."
  6. Marriages Register, St Peter, Fulham, Middlesex (image on, "25 December 1895, Thomas Sackett, 28, bachelor, grocer, of 20 Sherbrooke Rd, father: John Jeremiah Sackett, butcher; and Annie Ward, 27, spinster, of 20 Sherbrooke Rd, father: Thomas Walter Ward, coachman. Banns. Witnesses: John Jeremiah Sackett, Annie Sackett."
  7. 1939 Register.
  8. 1871 England census, digital image,, RG10, piece 1073, folio 85, p. 32, GSU roll 827494
    6 Montague Pl, Brighton, Sussex
    John Sackett, head, married, 29, greengrocer, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Annie Sackett, wife, 29, b. Northampton, Brackley
    Maria Ward, dau {ITAL:]sic], widow, 23, annuitant, b. Northampton, Brackley
    Frederick Ward, grandson {ITAL:]sic], 3, scholar, b. Sussex, Brighton
    William Sackett, son, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Thomas Sackett, son, 4, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Geo Sackett, son, 4 mo, b. Sussex, Brighton
    Thomas Ward, nephew, 13, greengrocer's assistant, b. Northampton, Brackley.
  9. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341011, PRO RG11/0049/86/30
    London, Middlesex
    18 Kramer Mews
    John Sackett, head, married, 38, b. Broadstairs, Kent, general dealer in provisions
    Ann Sackett, wife, 36, b. Brackley, Northampton
    William Sackett, son, 17, b. Ramsgate, Kent, dealer in provisions
    Thomas Sackett, son, 13, b. Ramsgate
    George Sackett, son, 9, b. Brighton, Sussex
    Annie Sackett, dau, 6, b. London, Middlesex
    Fred Ward, other, 13, b. Brighton
    Maria Ward, serv, married, 41, b. Brackley, genrl serv
    Fred Cramer, cousin, unmarried, 18, b. Brackley, ostler 8.1[?].
  10. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 937/138v
    Hove, Sussex
    114 Sackville Road, Hove (St Barnabus) (5+ rooms)
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 32, coachman domestic, worker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Annie Sackett, wife, 31, b. Northamptonshire
    John M Evans, boarder, single, 28, district auditor's clerk, b. Bala, Merionethshire
    Albert Holland, boarder, single, 19, district auditor's clerk, b. Reading, Berkshire.
  11. 1911 England census, digital image,, 36 Landsen Rd, Hove, Sussex
    3 rooms
    Thomas Sackett, head, 43, married, 1 ch, living, motor bus driver, Brighton & Hove United Omnibus Company, b. Ramsgate
    Annie Sackett, wife, 42, m. 16y, b. Northamptonshire
    Dorothy Annie Sackett, dau, 6, b. Hove.
  12. "1939 Register", digital image, Findmypast, Cox household, 36 Landseer Road, Hove, Sussex: Herbert W G Cox, b. 10 May 1909, married, painter engineer; Dorothy A Cox, b. 7 Jun 1904, married, unpaid domestic duties; 1 closed record; Annie Sackett, b. 28 Mar 1870, widow, unpaid domestic duties; Lily R Clifford, b. 1902, married, publishers clerk; Frances M Codling, b. 1904, widow, publishers clerk.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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Last Edited14 Mar 2016

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