Harriet Sackett Spain

(1844-1873)
FatherGeorge Bailey Wetherhead (c 1818-1895)
MotherSusannah Ann Spain (1823-1899)
Harriet Sackett Spain, daughter of George Bailey Wetherhead and Susannah Ann Spain, was born in Margate, KentG, in 18441,2 and baptized there on 5 May 1844.3 She died aged 29 in Thanet, KentG, in 1873.4 She married at St John in Thanet, KentG, on 10 January 1865, Stephen Goldfinch, son of James Goldfinch.5,6,7
     In 1851 Harriet was living at 3 Frederick Place, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, in the household of her parents George and Susannah, and was recorded in the census as Harriet S Wetherhead, a scholar, aged six and born in Minster.8
     In 1861 she was living in RamsgateG in the household of her parents George and Susannah, and was recorded as Harriet S Wetherhead, a servant, aged 17 and born in Minster.9
     In 1871 she was living at Alexander Cottage, MargateG, in the household of her husband Stephen, 47, a labourer, and was recorded as Harriett Goldfinch, aged 28 and born in Margate. Living with them were Stephen's children by his first marriage, John, 16, James, 12, and Emily, aged nine, and Stephen and Harriet's children, Alfred, 4, and Caroline, aged one.10

Children of Harriet Sackett Spain and Stephen Goldfinch

Sackett Family Association descendants
Judith Hall.

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1844. Spain, Harriett Sackett. Mother: [Blank]. I of Thanet. v:471."
  2. Census.
  3. Baptism, Kent (no church or town recorded) (LDS FamilySearch, England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975), "5 May 1844, Harriett Sackette Spain d. Susannah Spain."
  4. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1837–1915 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Dec qtr 1873. Goldfinch, Harriett Sackett, 29. Thanet. 2a:458."
  5. Marriages Register, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (Parish Registers 1570-1650 (U3/140/1/1) (Debrett's); Tyler transcripts; IGI), "10 January 1865 Stephen Goldfinch, 39, widower, labourer, of Margate, s. James Goldfinch, mariner; & Harriet Sackett Spain [made mark], 24, spinster, of Margate, d. George Spain, tailor. Banns. Witnesses: George Goldfinch, Eliza Pearce."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1865. Spain, Harriet Sackett. Thanet. 2a:907."
  7. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1865. Goldfinch, Stephen. Thanet. 2a:907."
  8. 1851 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, HO107, piece 1630, folio 178, p. 5
    3 Frederick Place, St Lawrence, Kent
    George Wetherhead, head, married, 32, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Susannah Wetherhead, wife, 27, b. Margate
    Harriet S Wetherhead, dau, 6, scholar, b. Minster
    George R Wetherhead, son, 4, b. Minster
    Caroline F Wetherhead, dau, 2, b. St Lawrence.
  9. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG 9, piece 537, folio 16, p. 4
    7 G...[indecipherable] Road (near Portland Place), Ramsgate, Kent
    George B Wetherhead, head, married, 42, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Susanna A Wetherhead, wife, 38, laundress, b. Margate
    Harriet S Wetherhead, dau, 17, servant, b. Minster
    Caroline F Wetherhead, dau, 12, scholar, b. St Lawrence
    Alfred Jas Wetherhead, son, 8, scholar, b. St Lawrence
    Fanny E Wetherhead, dau, 2, b. Ramsgate.
  10. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 991, folio 78, p. 47
    Alexander Cottage, Margate, Kent
    Stephen Goldfinch, head, married, 47, labourer, b. Margate
    Harriett Goldfinch, wife, 28, b. Margate
    John Goldfinch, son, 16, b. Margate
    James Goldfinch, son, 12, scholar, b. Margate
    Emily Goldfinch, dau, 9, scholar, b. Margate
    Alfred Goldfinch, son, 4, scholar, b. Margate
    Caroline Goldfinch, dau, 1, b. Margate.
Generation.TreeQ.3
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited26 November 2016
 

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