William Francis Sackett

(1831-1898)
FatherFrancis Sackett (1807-1878)
MotherHannah Jarman (1804-1882)
William Francis Sackett, labourer, painter, and greengrocer of Broadstairs, Kent, son of Francis Sackett and Hannah Jarman, was born in St Lawrence in ThanetG in 1831 and baptized at St Peter in ThanetG on 4 December 1831.1 He died in ThanetG in 1898.2 He married at St John in Thanet, KentG, on 9 November 1856, Elizabeth Ann Foord, daughter of William Foord.3,4 Elizabeth was born in Eastry, KentG, in about 1832.5 She died aged 76 in the Draper's Almshouses, MargateG, in 19056,7 and was buried at St Peter in ThanetG on 18 January 1905.7
     In 1841 William was living at Hereson Road, St Lawrence in ThanetG, in the household of his parents Francis and Hannah, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, aged nine and born in Kent.8
     In 1851 he was living at 2 Harbour Street, Broadstairs, KentG, and was recorded as William Sackett, a labourer, aged 19 and born in St Peter's, son of Francis Sackett.9
     In 1861 he was living at 4 Grays Cottages, Ramsgate, KentG, and was recorded as Wm F Sackett, a labourer, head of household, married, aged 29, and born in St Lawrence. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, aged 28, a bonnet maker, born in Eastry, and their children, Harriett (4), William (2), and Stephen (10 months). Also in the household was a lodger, William Foord.10
     In 1871 he was living at 1 Thanet Road, BroadstairsG, and was recorded as Wm Francis Sackett, a painter, head of household, married, aged 39, and born in Broadstairs. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth Ann, a dressmaker, aged 38, and born in Eastry, and their children, Harriet Ann (14), William G (11), Francis (7), Annie Charlotte (5), and Frederick C (10 months.)11
     A record for William in the 1881 census has not been found.
     In 1891 he was living at Thanet Cottages, St Peter's, KentG, and was recorded as William F Sackett, a painter, head of household, married, aged 59 and born in St Lawrence. He was also recorded as being paralysed. Living with him were his wife Elizabeth, aged 57, and born in Eastry, their children, Frederick, 21, Ernest, 19, and Gilbert, 16, and William's unmarried brother Thomas, aged 57.12
     In 1901 William's widow was living at 2 Farley Cottages, St Peter's, Broadstairs, KentG, in the household of her daughter Emma and son-in-law Frederick Woodward, and was recorded in the census as Elizth A Sackett, a widow, aged 69 and born in Eastry.13

Children of William Francis Sackett and Elizabeth Ann Foord

Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Michael Anthony Sackett, Jeremy Sackett, Kenneth John Sackett and Tom Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "4 December 1831 William Francis Sackett s. Francis, labourer of St Peter's, & Hannah Sackett."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Sep qtr 1898. Sackett, William Francis, 66. Thanet."
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1856. Sackett, Francis William. Thanet."
  4. Marriages Register, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (Parish Registers 1570-1650 (U3/140/1/1) (Debrett's); Tyler transcripts; IGI), "9 November 1856, Francis William Sackett ba, 25, labourer, Northdown, f = Francis Sackett, farmer, & Elizabeth Ann Foord sp, 23, Northdown, f = William Foord, bricklayer. Banns. Witnesses: James Charles Winch, George Dixon."
  5. 1861 Census for England & Wales.
  6. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1905. Sackett, Elizabeth Ann, 76. Thanet."
  7. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent, "18 January 1905 Elizabeth Ann Sackett, Draper's Almshouses, Margate, 76 years."
  8. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Hereson Road, St Lawrence, Kent
    Francis Sackett, 35, milkman, b. Kent
    Hannah Sackett, 35, b. Kent
    William Sackett, 9, b. Kent
    Thomas Sackett, 8, b. Kent
    George Sackett, 6, b. Kent
    Francis Sackett, 5, b. Kent
    Stephen Sackett, 2, b. Kent
    Mary Brown, 14, b. Kent
    John Rye, 25, shoe m, b. Kent
    HO107; Piece 467; Book: 16; Civil Parish: St Lawrence; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 18; Folio: 26; Page: 20; Line: 7; GSU roll: 306862.
  9. 1851 Census for England & Wales, 2 Harbour St., Broadstairs, Kent
    Francis Sackett, head, married, 43, butcher, b. Kent, St. Peters
    Hannah Sackett, wife, 46, butcher's wife, b. Kent, St. Peters
    William Sackett, son, 19, labourer, b. Kent, St. Peters
    George H. Sackett, son, 15, shopman, b. Kent, St. Peters
    Francis Sackett, son, 13, errand boy, b. Kent, St. Peters
    Stephen Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Kent, St. Peters
    Harriet Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Harry Sackett, son, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    HO107/1630/f86.
  10. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/?
    4 Grays Cottages, Ramsgate, Kent
    Wm F Sackett, head, married, 29, lab. b. St Lawrence, Kent
    Eliz A Sackett, wife, 28, bonnet maker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Harriett E Sackett, dau, 4, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Wm G Sackett, son, 2, b. Broadstairs
    Stephen F Sackett, son, 10 months, b. Broadstairs
    William Foord, lodger, married, 56, bricklayer, b. Eastry, Kent.
  11. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/998/f28
    1 Thanet Road, Broadstairs, Kent
    Wm Francis Sackett, head, married, 39, painter, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Elizabeth Ann Sackett, wife, 38, dressmaker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Harriet Ann Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    William G Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Francis Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Annie Charlotte Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Frederick C Sackett, son, 10 months, b. Broadstairs.
  12. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/733/f46
    Thanet Cotts, St Peter's, Kent
    William F Sackett, head, married, 59, painter (paralysed), b. St Lawrence
    Elizabeth Ann Sackett, wife, 57, [?]maker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Frederick C Sackett, son, unm, 21, gas fitter, b. Broadstairs
    Ernest James Sackett, son, unm, 19, lab. general, b. Broadstairs
    Gilbert Sackett, son, 16, errand boy, b. Broadstairs
    Thomas Edward Sackett, brother, unm, 57, gardener, b. Bromstone, Kent.
  13. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 2 Farley Cottages, St Peter's, Broadstairs, Kent
    (5+ rooms)
    T W Woodward, head, married, 42, house decorator, worker, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    E H Woodward, wife, 43, b. Broadstairs
    M H Woodward, dau, 13, b. Broadstairs
    Gilbert S Woodward, son, 10, b. Broadstairs
    Elizth A Sackett, mother-in-law, widow, 69, b. Eastry
    Chas A Smith, bro-in-law, married, 23, insurance agent, b. Canterbury, Kent
    Annie C Smith, sis-in-law, married, 33, b. Broadstairs
    Nellie M Smith, niece, 6 months, b. Dover, Kent.
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