Emma Sackett

(1841-)
FatherRobert Sackett (1814-1869)
MotherFrances Young (c 1818-1882)
Emma Sackett, daughter of Robert Sackett and Frances Young, was born in Thanet, KentG, in 18411 and baptized at St John in ThanetG on 20 June 1841.2 She married in St Peter's Church, Islington, MiddlesexG, on 10 February 1862, Frank M Wrightson, a miller.3,4 He was born in Minster, KentG, in 1833 or 1834.5
     In 1841 Emma was living at 24 Zion Place, Margate, KentG, in the household of her parents Robert and Frances, and was recorded in the census as Emma Sackett, an infant, born in Kent.6
     In 1851 she was living at 5 York St (Bartholemew Terrace), City Road, St Pancras, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as Emma Sackett, aged ten and born in Margate, Kent, the daughter of Robert Sackett.7
     In 1861 she was living at 5 Bartholemew Terrace, St Luke's, Finsbury, London EC, MiddlesexG, in the household of her father Robert Sackett, a butcher, and was recorded as Emma Sackett, aged 19, and born in Margate.8
     In 1871 she was living at Mill House, 7 Elgar Road, Margate, KentG, in the household of her husband Frank M Wrightson, a miller, and was recorded as Emma Wrightson, aged 29, and born in Margate. Living with Frank and Emma were their children, Minnie (5), Fanny (4), James (2), and Frances (7 months). Also in the household were Frank's nephew Ernest Wrightson (2), Emma's brother Edwin R Sackett (27), a butcher, Frank's aunt Emma Allen (55), and a 15-year-old female servant, Ester Pointer.9
     In 1881 she was living at 11 Ingestre Place, London, MiddlesexG, in the household of her husband Frank "Worghtson", a potato dealer, and was recorded as Emma Worghtson, aged 39, and born in Margate. Living with Frank and Emma were their children, Minnie (15), Fanny (14), James (12), Frederick (6), and Leonard (3 months). Emma's widowed mother Frances Sackett, aged 71, was a visitor in the household.5

Children of Emma Sackett and Frank M Wrightson

  • Minnie Wrightson b. 1866
  • Fanny Wrightson b. 1867
  • James W Wrightson b. 1869
  • Frances N Wrightson b. 1870
  • Frederick Wrightson b. c 1875
  • Leonard Wrightson b. 1881
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 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1841. Sackett, Emma. Mother: Young. Thanet. 5:425."
  2. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "20 June 1841 Emma d. Robert & Frances Sackett, Margate, butcher."
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1862. Sackett, Emma. Islington. 1b:332."
  4. Marriages Register, St Peter, Islington, Middlesex (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "10 February 1862, Frank Mount Wrightson, 28, bachelor, miller, of Ramsgate, father: Pilcher Wrightson, miller; and Emma Sackett, 21, spinster, of 56 Packington St, father: Robert Sackett, butcher. Banns. Both signed. Witnesses: Robert Sackett, Susannah Hodges, E R Sackett."
  5. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341028, PRO RG11/0126/11/16
    London, Middlesex
    11 Ingestre Place
    Frank WORGHTSON, head, married, 48, b. Minster, Kent, potato dealer
    Emma WORGHTSON, wife, 39, b. Margate, Kent
    Minnie WORGHTSON, dau, 15, b. Minster, dressmakers apprentice
    Fanny WORGHTSON, dau, 14, b. Margate, scholar
    James WORGHTSON, son, 12, b. Margate, scholar
    Frederick WORGHTSON, son, 6, b. Mitcham, Surrey, scholar
    Leonard WORGHTSON, son, 3 months, b. Westminster, Middlesex
    Frances SACKETT, visitor, widow, 71, b. Kent, formerly butchers wife.
  6. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 24 Zion Place, St John, Margate, Kent
    Robert Sackett, 25, butcher, b. Kent [11026]
    Frances Sackett, 25, b. Kent
    Susanna Sackett, 60, b. Kent
    John Sackett, 20, butcher, b. Kent
    Emma Sackett, ?? infant, b. Kent
    HO107; Piece 468; Book: 4; Civil Parish: St John The Baptist Margate; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 13; Folio: 59; Page: 15; Line: 11; GSU roll: 306863.
  7. 1851 Census for England & Wales, 5 York St. (Bartholomew Ter.), City Rd. St. Lukes, London, Middlesex
    Robert Sackett, head, married, 37, butcher, b. Kent, Ash
    Francis Sackett, wife, 38, b. Kent, Hastingsleigh
    Emma Sackett, dau, 10, b. Kent, Margate
    Edwin Sackett, son, 8, b. Kent, Margate
    Robert Sackett, son, 5, b. Kent, Margate
    Fanny Sackett, dau, 2, b. London, St. Lukes
    HO107/1520/f.176v.
  8. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 5 Bartholemew Terr, St Luke's, Finsbury, London EC, Middlesex
    Robert Sackett, head, married, 47, butcher, b. Ash, Kent
    Francis Sackett, wife, 46, b. Hastings Leigh
    Emma Sackett, dau, 19, b. Margate, Kent
    Edwin Sackett, son, 17, watchcase maker, b. Margate
    Robert Sackett, son, 15, butcher, b. Margate
    Fanny Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. St Luke's, Middlesex
    Ellen Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. St Luke's
    Class: RG9; Piece: 201; Folio: 5; Page: 4; GSU roll: 542591.
  9. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/993/f77v&78
    Mill House, 7 Elgar Road, Margate, Kent
    Frank M Wrightson, head, married, 37, miller (empl. 4 men), b. Minster, Kent
    Emma Wrightson, wife, 29, b. Margate
    Minnie Wrightson, dau, 5, scholar, b. Minster
    Fanny Wrightson, dau, 4, b. Margate
    James W Wrightson, son, 2, b. Margate
    Frances N Wrightson, dau, 7 months, b. Margate
    Ernest Wrightson, nephew, 2, b. Minster
    Edwin R Sackett, brother[-in-law], unm., 27, butcher, b. Margate
    Ester Pointer, serv., 15, servant, b. Minster
    Emma Allen, aunt, married, 55, b. Hastingleigh, Kent.
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Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited26 November 2016
 

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