George Holt Sackett

FatherFrancis Sackett (1807-1878)
MotherHannah Jarman (1804-1882)
George Holt Sackett, butcher of Ramsgate, Kent, son of Francis Sackett and Hannah Jarman, was born in St Peter in Thanet, KentG, in 18351 and baptized at St Peter in ThanetG on 28 June 1835.1 He died aged 89 in Dover, KentG, in 1924.2 He married in ThanetG in 1893, Maude Elizabeth Kelk, daughter of Elizabeth Kelk.3,4 Maude was born in Blean, KentG, in 18675 and baptized at Canterbury, KentG, on 29 June 1869.6
     In 1841 George 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 George Sackett, aged six and born in Kent.7
     In 1851 he was living at 2 Harbour Street, Broadstairs, KentG, and was recorded as George H Sackett, a shopman, aged 15 and born in St Peter's, son of Francis Sackett.8
     In 1861 he was living at 11 St James Place, Ramsgate, KentG, and was recorded as George H Sackett, a butcher, unmarried, aged 24, and born in Broadstairs, Kent. He was a boarder in the household of James Ovenden, a mariner.9
     In 1881 he was living at 10 Addington Street, RamsgateG, in the household of Mary Ann Curtis, a pork butcher, and was recorded as George Sackett, a butcher's foreman, a lodger, unmarried, aged 44, and born in St Peter's.10
     In 1899 George was a pork butcher at 10 Addington Street, RamsgateG.11
     In 1901 he was living at 10 Addington Street, RamsgateG, and was recorded as George Holt Sackett, pork butcher, head of household, married, aged 65 and born in St Peter's. Living with him was his wife Maude, 36 (actually 34.)12
     In 1911 he was living at 10 West Cliff Road, RamsgateG, and was recorded as George Sackett, retired butcher (old age pensioner), aged 75 and born in Broadstairs. Living with him was his wife Maude, aged 40 (actually 44.)13
(1911 census)

     In 1921 he was living at 8 Balfour Road, Dover, KentG, and was recorded as George Sackett, a pensioner, head of household, aged 87. His wife Elizabeth [Maude], 37 [actually 54], was living with him.14

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Peter in Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "28 June 1835 George Holt Sackett s. Francis, labourer of Brunstone, & Hannah Sackett."
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Sep qtr 1924. Sackett, George H, 89. Dover."
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1893. Sackett, George Holt. Thanet. 2a:1653."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1893. Kelk, Maude. Thanet. 2a:1653."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1867. Kelk, Elizabeth. Mother: -. Blean. 02A:698."
  6. Baptisms Register, St Gregory, Canterbury, Kent (Findmypast image), "Elizabeth Kalk, bp. 29 Jun 1869, b. 1866, mother Elizabeth Kalk, Artillery St."
  7. 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.
  8. 1851 England census, 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
  9. 1861 England census, RG9/?
    11 St James Pl., Ramsgate, Kent
    George H Sackett, boarder, unm., 24, butcher, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    [in household of James Ovenden, head, married, 58, mariner, b. Ramsgate].
  10. 1881 England census, FHL 1341235, PRO RG11/0989/29/11
    Ramsgate, Kent
    10 Addington St
    Mary Ann Curtis, head, widow, 59, b. Attleborough, Norfolk, pork butcher
    George Sackett, lodger, unmarried, 44, b. St Peters, Kent, butchers foreman.
  11. Website Kelly's Directory of Kent ( (, 1899. Kent. Ramsgate and St. Lawrence. "Commercial. Sackett George H. pork butcher, 10 Addington street."
  12. 1901 England census, 826/76
    10 Addington Street, Ramsgate (Christchurch), Kent
    (5+ rooms)
    George Holt Sackett, head, married, 65, pork butcher shopkeeper, own account, b. St Peter's, Ramsgate
    Maud Sackett, wife, 36, at home, b. Canterbury.
  13. 1911 England census, 10 West Cliff Road, Ramsgate, Kent
    6 rooms
    Maude E Sackett, wife, 40, m. 17y, lodging house keeper, b. Canterbury, Kent
    George Sackett, husband, 75, retired butcher (old age pensioner), b. Broadstairs, Kent.
  14. 1921 England census, 8 Balfour Road, Dover, Kent
    6 rooms
    George Sackett, head, 87y 1m, married, b. Broadstairs, Kent, old age pensioner
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 37y 1m, married, b. Canterbury, Kent, tailoress, own account.
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Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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Last Edited2 Nov 2022

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