Emma Slaughter

FatherHenry Slaughter (-1844)
MotherSarah Sackett (1801-1852)
Emma Slaughter, daughter of Henry Slaughter and Sarah Sackett, was born in Margate, KentG, on 24 September 1843.1,2 She died aged 84 in Auburn, New South Wales, AustraliaG, on 5 October 1927.3
     Emma emigrated to AustraliaG on 30 December 1858 on the ship Admiral Lyons. She was fifteen years old and was described as a general servant. She moved to Australia to be with her stepsister Sarah Sweetman and her family who had arrived in Australia nine months earlier.1 She married at the Moruya Court House, Moruya, New South WalesG, on 18 November 1865, Alban Hunt.1 He was born in Stour Provost, Dorset, EnglandG, on 17 June 18431 and died aged 71 in Edenvale, Queensland, AustraliaG, on 19 April 1915.1

Children of Emma Slaughter and Alban Hunt

 Notes & Citations

  1. Email from Jennifer Hancock to Chris Sackett, October 2008.
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1843. Slaughter, Emma. Isle of Thanet. 5:437."
  3. Email from Judi Purser-Alexander to Chris Sackett, March 2011.
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Sackett Family Association descendants
William & Jennifer Hancock.
Last Edited25 Mar 2011

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