Henry Sackett

FatherEdward Sackett (1601/2-1648)
MotherMary Wilde (say 1605-1672)
Henry Sackett, cordwinder of St Peter in Thanet, Kent, son of Edward Sackett and Mary Wilde, was baptized at Birchington, KentG, on 20 October 1633.1 He died aged about 32 in St Peter in ThanetG and was buried there on 8 November 1665.2
     Henry made a will at St Peter in ThanetG on 21 March 1664/65. He left his one-sixth share in a 45-ton fishing boat at Broadstairs to his widowed mother Mary, with reversion to his nephew Robert Sackett, who was also executor of the will.3
Will of Henry Sackett of St Peter in Thanet, Kent.
Date: 21 March 1664/65.
Proved: n/a.
Source: Kent Archives Office, unknown repository reference).
Testator: Henry Sackett, Cordwinder, of St. Peter's, Thanet.
Mother Mary Sackett, widow, for her lifetime, my sixth part of a 45 ton Fisherboate at Broadstairs (Master Richard Cockling), including sixth part of masts, sails, sail-yards, anchors, cables, cord, cordage, ropes, oars, tackle, etc., 3 nets, a 60 fathom 3½" rope, a 50 fathom 3” rope.
Nephew Robert Sackett, reversion of the above.
Executor: nephew Robert Sackett.
John Pierceson, son of Thomas Pierceson dec’d, late of St John's, brasier, £5.
Witnesses: Daniell Jenkin, Fra. [?Corfscrife].

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, All Saints, Birchington, Kent (transcript), "20 October 1633 Henry s. Edward Sackett."
  2. Burials Register, St Peter in Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "8 November 1665 Henery Sackett a bachelor."
  3. Will of Henry Sackett of St Peter's, Thanet, Kent, 21 March 1664/65, proved at (Court not known), (date not known) (Kent Archives Office).
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