John Andrew Sackett

(1849-1930)
FatherSamuel Sackett (1812-1895)
MotherElizabeth Ann Watts (c 1813-1860)
John Andrew Sackett, son of Samuel Sackett and Elizabeth Ann Watts, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, in 1849.1,2 He died aged 81 at home at 46 Shirley Street, Hove, SussexG, on 31 October 1930.3,4 He married in Brighton, SussexG, in 1873, Emma Booth.5 She died in SteyningG in 1898.6
     In 1851 John was living at 3 Staffordshire Place, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents Samuel and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as John A Sackett, aged one year and ten months, and born in Ramsgate.7
     In 1861 he was living at 9 Montefiore Place, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents Samuel and Elizabeth, and was recorded as John A Sackett, aged 11 and born in Ramsgate.8
     In 1871 he was living at 2 Montague Place, Brighton, SussexG, in the household of his widowed father Samuel, and was recorded as John A Sackett, a greengrocer, unmarried, aged 24 and born in Ramsgate.9
     In 1881 he was living at 62 Shirley Street, Hove, SussexG, and was recorded as John A Sackett, a greengrocer employing one boy, head of household, married, aged 33 and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his wife Emma, aged 28, and born in Hastings, Sussex, and their children, Alice, 5, Alfred, 2, and Elizabeth, aged one month.10
     In 1891 he was living at 46 Shirley Street, HoveG, and was recorded as John A Sackett, a greengrocer, head of household, married, aged 41 and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his wife Emma, aged 38, and born in Hastings, Sussex, and their children, Alice, 15, Alfred, 12, Elizabeth, 9, George, 7, Charles, 5, and Frederick, aged three.11
     In 1901 he was living at 46 Shirley Street, HoveG, and was recorded as J Sackett, a self-employed greengrocer, head of household, married, aged 54, and born in Ramsgate. Living with him were his children, Alfred, 23, Alice, 25, George, 17, Frederick, 13, Ellen, 9, and Edith, aged five.12
     In 1911 he was living at 46 Shirley Street, HoveG, and was recorded as John Andrew Sackett, greengrocer, head of household, a widower, aged 62 and born in Hove [actually Ramsgate, Kent]. Living with him were his unmarried children, Alice, 35, George, 28, Frederick, 24, Helen, 19, and Edith, aged 15. George, Frederick, and Helen were employed in the greengrocery business.13
     John left a will which was proved on 24 February 1931 by his sons Alfred and George. His estate was valued at £2,962.

Children of John Andrew Sackett and Emma Booth

Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
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 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1849. Sackett, John Andrew. Mother: Watts. Thanet. 5:523."
  2. 1901 Census for England & Wales.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1930. Sackett, John A, 84. Steyning."
  4. Probate record.
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1873. Booth, Emma. Brighton. 2b:363."
  6. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1898. Sackett, Emma, 45. Steyning."
  7. 1851 Census for England & Wales, HO107/1630/f328v
    3 Staffordshire Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    Samuel Sackett, head, married, 38, tailor, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 37, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Samuel Sackett, son, 19, hairdresser, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Jacob Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Jeremiah Sackett, son, 8, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth A. Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    John A. Sackett, son, 1y 10m, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  8. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9, piece 538, folio 84, p. 18, GSU roll 542657
    9 Montefiore Pl., Ramsgate, Kent
    Samuel Sackett, head, widower, 49, milkman & greengrocer, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Elizabeth A Sackett, dau, 16, b. Ramsgate
    John A Sackett, son, 11, b. Ramsgate
    Eliza Lowry, lodger, widow, 40, gen serv, b. Dover, Kent
    Frances Harriett Lowry, lodger, 3, b. Woolwich, Kent.
  9. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 1073, folio 85, p. 32, GSU roll 827494
    2 Montague Pl, Brighton, Sussex
    Samuel Sackett, head, widr, 59, annuitant, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth Elliott, dau, wid, 26, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    William Elliott, grandson, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Caroline Elliott, granddau, 3, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    John A Sackett, son, unm, 24, greengrocer, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  10. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341259, PRO RG11/1098/83/15
    Hove, Sussex
    62 Shirley St
    John A Sackett, head, married, 33, b. Ramsgate, Kent, greengrocer employg 1 boy
    Emma Sackett, wife, 28, b. Hastings, Sussex
    Alice Sackett, dau, 5, b. Hove, Sussex, scholar
    Alfred Sackett, son, 2, b. Hove
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 1 month, b. Hove.
  11. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/819/f39
    46 Shirley St, Hove, Sussex
    John A Sackett, head, married, 41, greengrocer, b. Ramsgate
    Emma Sackett, wife, 38, b. Hastings, Sussex
    Alice Sackett, dau, 15, b. W Brighton
    Alfred Sackett, son, 12, scholar, b. W Brighton
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. W Brighton
    George Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. W Brighton
    Charles Sackett, son, 5, b. W Brighton
    Frederick Sackett, son, 3, b. W Brighton.
  12. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 937/46
    Hove, Sussex
    46 Shirley Street, Hove (All Saints) (5+ rooms) [one of a short row of shops]
    J Sackett, head, married, 54, greengrocer, own account, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Alfd Sackett, son, 23, greengrocer, worker at home, b. Hove
    Alice Sackett, dau, single, 25, at home, b. Hove
    George Sackett, son, 17, greengrocer, worker at home, b. Hove
    Fredk Sackett, son, 13, b. Hove
    Ellen Sackett, dau, 9, b. Hove
    Edith Sackett, dau, 5, b. Hove.
  13. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 46 Shirley St, Hove, Sussex
    6 rooms
    John Andrew Sackett, head, 62, widower, ["11 ch, 7 living" struck through], shopkeeper, greengrocer, own account, at home, b. Hove
    Alice Sackett, dau, 35, single, b. Hove
    George Sackett, son, 28, single, working in business, greengrocer, b. Hove
    Frederick Sackett, son, 24, single, working in business, greengrocer, b. Hove
    Hellen Sackett, dau, 19, single, shop assistant, greengrocery, b. Hove
    Edith Sackett, dau, 15, dressmaking, worker, b. Hove.
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