George Sackett

FatherJohn Jeremiah W Sackett (1842-1914)
MotherAnne Ward (c 1842-1899)
George Sackett, son of John Jeremiah W Sackett and Anne Ward, was born in Brighton, SussexG, on 13 December 1871.1,2 He died aged 80 in Fulham, LondonG, in 1951.3 He married in FulhamG in 1891, Mary Ann Bradford.4,5 She was born in Westminster, LondonG, on 27 March 1869.2
     In 1871 George was living at 6 Montague Place, Brighton, SussexG, in the household of his parents John and Annie, and was recorded in the census as George Sackett, aged four months and born in Brighton.6
     In 1881 he was living at 18 Kramer Mews, London, MiddlesexG, in the household of his parents John and Ann, and was recorded as George Sackett, aged nine, and born in Brighton.7
     In 1901 he was living at 1 St Peter's Terrace, St Peter's, Fulham, LondonG, in the household of William Sackett, and was recorded as George Sackett, a cab driver (groom), married, aged 30, and born in Brighton. Living with him was his wife Mary, 33. George and Mary were described in the record as the son and daughter-in-law of William. George's father was John. William had died in 1886.8
     In 1911 he was living at 42 Orbain Road, FulhamG, and was recorded as George Sackett, a cab driver, head of household, married, aged 42 and born in Brighton. Living with him were his wife Mary, 43, and their children, George, 10, Annie, 7, and Bill, aged four.9
(1911 census)

     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, George and Mary were living at 87 St Olaf Road, FulhamG. George was a taxi driver. Their son George and daughter-in-law Margaret were living with them.10

Children of George Sackett and Mary Ann Bradford

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1871. Sackett, George. Mother: Ward. Brighton. 2b:193."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1951. Sackett, George, 80. Fulham."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1891. Sackett, George. Fulham. 1a:460."
  5. 1901 Census for England & Wales.
  6. 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.
  7. 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[?].
  8. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 55/128
    Fulham, London
    1 St Peter's Terrace (St Peter's)
    William Sackett, head, widower, 60, cab driver (groom), worker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Mary A Sackett, dau-in-law, 33, b. Westminster, London
    George Sackett, son, married, 30, cab driver (groom), worker, b. Brighton, Sussex
    George Strong, visitor, married, 45, cabdriver, worker, b. Chelsea, London
    Nellie Strong, visitor, 13, b. Fulham
    Lina Strong, visitor, female, 7, b. Fulham
    Percy Strong, 6, b. Fulham.
  9. 1911 England census, digital image,, RG14, piece 286
    42 Orbain Rd, Fulham, London SW
    3 rooms
    George Sackett, head, 42, married, cab driver, worker, b. Brighton
    Mary A Sackett, wife, 43, m. 21y, 3 ch, all living, housekeeper to private family, b. London, Chelsea
    George Sackett, son, 10, school, b. London, Fulham
    Annie Sackett, dau, 7, school, b. London, Fulham
    Bill Sackett, son, 4, b. London, Fulham.
  10. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 87 St Olaf Road, Fulham, London: RG101/0158F/011/12, George Sackett, b. 13 Dec 1871, married, taxi driver; RG101/0158F/011/13, Mary A Sackett, b. 27 Mar 1869, married, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/0158F/011/14, George T J Sackett, b. 31 Jan 1901, married, lorry driver; RG101/0158F/011/15, Margaret E Sackett, b. 28 Jan 1899, married, unpaid domestic duties; & 1 closed record.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited14 Nov 2016

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