Maria Sackett

FatherRev Edward Saunders Sackett (1811-1850)
MotherMaria Gaskell (1820-1884)
Maria Sackett, daughter of Rev Edward Saunders Sackett and Maria Gaskell, was born in Wainfleet, LincolnshireG, on 12 August 1843.1,2,3 She died aged 65 in Horsforth, YorkshireG, on 4 June 1909.2 She married in Grove Chapel, HorsforthG, on 29 November 1876, John Hartley Blackburn, a chartered accountant.4,5,6 John was born in 18482 and died aged about 32 in 1880.2
     In 1851 Maria was living at West Street, New Sleaford, LincolnshireG, in the household of her widowed mother Maria, and was recorded in the census as Maria Sackett, aged seven and born in Wainfleet.7

Children of Maria Sackett and John Hartley Blackburn

ChartsLine 3 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1843. Sackett, Maria. Mother: Gaskell. Spilsby. 14:555."
  2. Private papers of Hilary Kirk, Horsham, Sussex, family tree of Rev E S Sackett.
  3. Census.
  4. Website Gaskell Family History (Rob Gaskell) (
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1876. Sackett, Maria. Wharfdale. 9a."
  6. Andrews Newspaper Index Cards (England), digital image,, "Maria Sackett aet 33 spr of Horsforth dau of Edward Saunders Sackett decd a Wesleyan Minister. Married 29.11.1876 at Grove Chapel Horsforth to John Hartley Blackburn. Witnesses: H Gaskell Blackburn, Carrie J E Blackburn. Reg Wharfedale Dec 1876, 9a284."
  7. 1851 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm,, HO107, piece 2100, folio 352, p. 7, GSU roll 87729
    West Street, New Sleaford, Lincolnshire
    Maria Sackett, head, 30, Wesleyan Minister's widow, b. Margate, Kent
    Maria Sackett, dau, 7, b. Wainfleet, Lincolnshire
    Catharine Sackett, dau, 5, b. Wainfleet, Lincolnshire
    Edward G Sackett, son, 1, b. Barking, Essex.
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited26 November 2016