John Sackett

(1838-1916)
FatherJohn Sackett (1820-1872)
MotherElizabeth Pilcher (c 1817-1890)
John Sackett, wheelwright, son of John Sackett and Elizabeth Pilcher, was born in Margate, KentG, in 18381,2 and baptized at St John in ThanetG on 2 December 1838.2 He died aged 77 in Eastry, KentG, in 1916.3 He married in EastryG in 1860, Maria Smith.4 Maria was born in Ash next Sandwich, KentG, in about 18405 and died aged 79 in EastryG in 1919.6
     In 1861 John was living at Love Lane, Sandwich, KentG, and was recorded in the census as John Sackett, a wheelwright, head of household, married, aged 22 and born at Margate. Living with him was his wife Maria aged 21 and born at Ash, Kent. Also in the household was a visiting baby, Charles John Smith.7
     In 1871 he was living at Felderland, Worth, KentG, and was recorded as John Sackett, a wheelwright, head of household, married, aged 32 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Maria, 31, and their children, James, 7, Elizabeth, 5, Susan, 3, and William, aged eleven months.8
     In 1881 he was living at Worth Street, Worth, KentG, and was recorded as John Sackett, a carpenter, head of household, married, aged 42 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Maria, aged 41 and born in Ash, and their children, Susan (13), Jane (4), and Ruth (2.)5
     In 1891 he was living at Walnut Tree Cottage, Worth VillageG, and was recorded as John Sackett, a carpenter and parish clerk, head of household, married, aged 52 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Maria, 51, and children, John S, 17, Ruth M, 12, and Frank P, aged nine.9
     In 1901 he was living at 8 Canon Flowers Cottages, WorthG, and was recorded as John Sackett, a wheelwright, head of household, married, aged 62 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Maria, aged 61 and born in Ash, their unmarried sons John, 26, and Frank, 19, and their grandson Cecil, aged seven.10
     In 1911 he was living at Cold Cross, Worth, KentG, and was recorded as John Sackett, a wheelwright, head of household, aged 73 and born in Margate. Living with him were his wife Maria, 73, and their unmarried son John, 37.11
(1911 census)

Children of John Sackett and Maria Smith

Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Paul Foster.

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1838. Sackett, John. Mother: Pilcher. Thanet. 5:404."
  2. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "2 December 1838 John s. John & Elizabeth Sackett, Margate, carrier."
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1916. Sackett, John, 77. Eastry."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (Findmypast), "Dec qtr 1860. Sackett, John. Eastry. 2a:1326."
    "Dec qtr 1860. Smith, Maria. Eastry. 2a:1326."
  5. 1881 Census for England & Wales, FHL 1341236, PRO RG11/0994/109/3(2)
    Worth, Kent
    Worth Street
    John SACKETT, head, married, 42, b. Margate, Kent, carpenter
    Maria SACKETT, wife, 41, b. Ash, Kent
    Susan N. SACKETT, dau, 13, b. Worth, scholar
    Jane E. SACKETT, dau, 4, b. Worth, scholar
    Ruth M. SACKETT, dau, 2, b. Worth.
  6. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1919. Sackett, Maria, 79. Eastry."
  7. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/?
    Love Lane, Sandwich, Kent
    John Sackett, head, married, 22, wheelwright, b. Margate, Kent
    Maria Sackett, wife, 21, wheelwright's wife, b. Ash, Kent
    Charles John Smith, visitor, 1, b. Wingham, Kent.
  8. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 1000, folio 121, p. 10, GSU roll 827255
    Felderland, Worth, Kent
    John Sackett, head, married, 32, wheelwright, b. Kent, Margate
    Maria Sackett, wife, 31, b. Kent, Ash
    James T Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Worth
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Worth
    Susan N Sackett, dau, 3, b. Worth
    William N Sackett, son, 11mo, b. Worth.
  9. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 735, folio 94, p. 8, GSU roll 6095845
    Walnut Tree Cottage, Worth Village, Worth, Kent
    John Sackett, head, married, 52, carpenter & parish clerk, b. Kent, Margate
    Maria Sackett, wife, 51, b. Kent, Ash
    John S Sackett, son, 17, employed on farm, b. Kent, Worth
    Ruth M Sackett, dau, 12, scholar, b. Kent, Worth
    Frank P Sackett, son, 9, scholar, b. Kent, Worth.
  10. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 832/41
    8 Canon Flowers Cottages, Worth (SS Peter & Paul), Kent
    (5+ rooms)
    John Sackett, head, married, 62, wheelwright, worker, b. Margate, Kent
    Maria Sackett, wife, 61, b. Ash, Kent
    John S Sackett, son, single, 26, general labourer, worker, b. Worth
    Frank P Sackett, son, single, 19, under gardener domestic, b. Worth
    Cecil Sackett, grandson, 7, b. Worth.
  11. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Cold Cross, Worth, Eastry, Kent
    5 rooms
    John Sackett, head, 73, married 41y, wheelwright, worker, b. Margate, Kent
    Maria Sackett, wife, 73, 10 ch, 7 living, b. Ash, Kent
    John Sackett, son, 37, single, general labourer agricultural, b. Worth.
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