Thomas Frederick Sackett

(c 1872-1922)
FatherJohn Sackett (say 1840-)
Thomas Frederick Sackett, son of John Sackett, was born in Whitechapel, LondonG, in about 1872.1,2 He died aged about 49 in the London Hospital, WhitechapelG, on 10 March 1922.3,4 He married at St Jude's Church, Whitechapel, LondonG, on 25 December 1906, Mary Ann Fuller.5,6
     In 1911 Thomas was living at 3 Old Castle Street, Whitechapel, LondonG, and was recorded in the census as Thomas Sackett, a contractor's carman, head of household, aged 38 and born in Whitechapel. Living with him were his wife Mary, 29, and their children, Georgina, 4, and Thomas, aged one.7
(1911 census)

     Thomas joined the National Union of Railwaymen at Poplar, LondonG, on 21 February 1919 and worked as a platelayer on the Great Eastern Railway.8
     In 1921 he was living at 22 Old Castle Street, WhitechapelG, and was recorded as Thomas Fredrick Sackett, a railway platelayer, head of household, aged 45. Living with him were his wife Mary Ann, 40, and their children, Georgina, 13, Thomas, 11, and Lilian, aged seven.9
     Thomas died intestate. Administration of his estate was granted in LondonG on 28 April 1922 to his widow Mary Ann. His estate was valued at £70. His last address was 22 Old Castle Street, Aldgate, London.10

Children of Thomas Frederick Sackett and Mary Ann Fuller

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Birth record not found.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1922. Sackett, Thomas F, 43. Whitechapel."
  4. The typed GRO index states his age at 43; according to his age at marriage and on the census he would have been about 49.
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1906. Sackett, Thomas Frederick. Whitechapel. 1c:447."
  6. Marriages Register, St Jude, Whitechapel, London, "Xmas Day 1906, Thomas Frederick Sackett, 34, bachelor, labourer, of 3 Old Castle Street, father: John Sackett, stoker (deceased), & Mary Ann Fuller, 25, spinster, of 3 Old Castle Street, father: George Fuller, scaffolder (deceased). Banns. Witnesses: G Fuller, Sophia Fuller."
  7. 1911 England census, 3 Old Castle St, Whitechapel, London E
    2 rooms
    Thomas Sackett, head, 38, married, contractor's carman, worker, b. London, Whitechapel
    Mary Sackett, wife, 29, m. 4y, 2 ch, both living, b. Essex, Stratford
    Thomas Sackett, son, 1, b. London, Whitechapel
    Georgina Sackett, dau, 4, b. London, Whitechapel.
  8. "Britain, Trade Union membership registers" (Findmypast image), "Sackett, Thomas F, admitted National Union of Railwaymen, Poplar 1 branch, 21 Feb 1919, age 44, platelayer, railway GE, died Mar 1922."
  9. 1921 England census, 22 Old Castle Street, Whitechapel, London
    4 rooms
    Thomas Fredrick Sackett, head, 45y 6m, married, b. Stratford, Essex, platelayer, Great Eastern Railway, Fenchurch St Station
    Mary Ann Sackett, wife, 40y 6m, married, b. Whitechapel, home duties
    Thomas Fredrick Sackett, son, 11y 6m, single, b. Whitechapel
    Georgina Sophia Sackett, daughter, 13y 11m, single, b. Whitechapel
    Lilian Edith Sackett, daughter, 7y 10m, single, b. Whitechapel.
  10. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Sackett Thomas Frederick of 22 Old Castle-street Aldgate Middlesex died 10 March 1922 at the London Hospital Whitechapel Middlesex Administration London 28 April to Mary Ann Sackett widow. Effects £70 15s."
Last Edited4 Nov 2022

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