Thomas Edward Sackett

FatherFrancis Sackett (1807-1878)
MotherHannah Jarman (1804-1882)
Thomas Edward Sackett, agricultural labourer and gardener, son of Francis Sackett and Hannah Jarman, was born in Bromstone, St Peter in Thanet, KentG, in 18321,2 and baptized at St Peter in ThanetG on 30 December 1832.1 He died aged 63 in Bridge, KentG,3 and was buried at St Peter in Thanet, KentG, on 3 May 1896.4 He was unmarried.
     In 1841 Thomas was living at Hereson Road, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, in the household of his parents Francis and Hannah, and was recorded in the census as Thomas Sackett, aged eight and born in Kent.5
     In 1851 he was living at Newlands, St Peter's, KentG, in the household of his uncle, Thomas Sackett, a farmer, and his wife Harriet, and was recorded as Thomas Sackett, aged 18 and born in St Peter's.6
     In 1861 he was living at Callis Court Farm, St Peter's, KentG, in the household of his uncle and aunt, Thomas and Harriet Sackett, and was recorded as Thomas Sackett, a farm cart driver, unmarried, aged 28, and born in St Nicholas, Kent.7
     Thomas was named as a beneficiary in his uncle Thomas Sackett's will made in St Peter's, KentG, on 31 October 1868.8
     In 1871 he was living at Albion Street, Broadstairs, KentG, and was recorded as Thomas Sackett, an agricultural labourer, unmarried, aged 38 and born in St Peter's, son of Francis Sackett.9
     Thomas was appointed joint executor, with his mother, of his father's will, proved at BroadstairsG on 1 July 1878.10
     In 1891 he was living at Thanet Cottages, St Peter's, KentG, in the household of his brother William and sister-in-law Elizabeth, and was recorded as Thomas Edward Sackett, a gardener, unmarried, aged 57, and born in Bromstone, Kent.11

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Peter in Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "30 December 1832 Thomas Edward Sackett s. Francis, labourer of Bromstone, & Hannah Sackett."
  2. 1891 England census.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Jun qtr 1896. Sackett, Thomas Edward, 63. Bridge."
  4. Burials Register, St Peter in Thanet, Kent, "3 May 1896 Thomas Edward Sackett, Broadstairs, 63 years."
  5. 1841 England census
    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.
  6. 1851 England census
    Newlands, St. Peters, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 46, farmer, 40 acres, 3 labs. & farm bailiff boarding servants for Mr Bedford of Newlands, b. Kent, St. Peters
    Harriet Sackett, wife, 48, b. Kent, Acol
    Stephen Ralph, serv., married, 27, b. Kent, Minster
    John Taylor, serv., unmarried, 29, b. Kent, Ash
    John Cogley, serv., unmarried, 24, b. Kent, St. Nicholas
    Thomas Pritchard, serv., unmarried, 19, b. Kent, Wingham
    Richard Harly, serv., unmarried, 19, b. Kent, St. Nicholas
    William Sutton, serv., unmarried, 21, b. Kent, St. Lawrence
    Thomas Sackett, nephew, unmarried, 18, b. Kent, St. Peters
    Thomas Miller, serv., 13, b. Kent, St. Lawrence
    Sarah Ralph, serv., married, 22, b. Kent, Acol
  7. 1861 England census
    Callis Court Farm, St Peter's, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 56, farmer, 81 acres, 2 men & 1 boy, b. St Peter's
    Harriet Sackett, wife, 58, b. Acol, Kent
    Jane Pay, serv., unm., 30, house servant, b. St Peter's
    Thomas Sackett, serv., unm., 28, carter, b. St Nicholas, Kent
    George Culmer, serv., unm., 21, carter, b. St Nicholas
    Henry Sackett, serv., 14, carter, b. St Peter's
    Eliz. Hunt, visitor, married, 29, b. St Peter's
    Hannah Hunt, visitor, 2, b. Ramsgate
    Charles Hunt, visitor, 2 months, b. Ramsgate.
  8. Will of Thomas Sackett of St Peter's, Kent, 31 October 1868, proved in Canterbury, 27 July 1870 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown reference).
  9. 1871 England census
    Albion St, Broadstairs, Kent
    Francis Sackett, head, married, 63, milkman, b. St Peter's, Kent
    Hannah Sackett, wife, 66, b. St Peter's
    Thomas Sackett, son, unmarried, 38, ag. lab., b. St Peter's
    Henry Sackett, son, unmarried, 26, ag. lab. unemployed, b. Broadstairs
    Gilbert Sackett, son, unmarried, 24, fly driver, b. Broadstairs
    Emma Sackett, gdau, 13, scholar, b. Broadstairs.
  10. Will of Francis Sackett of Broadstairs, Kent, unknown date, proved at Canterbury, 1 Jul 1878 (Somerset House Indexes), "Francis Sackett, milkman, of 2 Thanet Rd, Broadstairs, Kent, died 14 January 1878 at home. Will proved Canterbury 1 July 1878. Personal estate under £200. Executors: Hannah Sackett, his widow, & Thomas Edward Sackett, labourer, his son, both of 2 Thanet Rd, Broadstairs."
  11. 1891 England census
    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.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited12 Feb 2011

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