Martha Sackett

FatherThomas Sackett (1825-1875)
MotherMary Ann Stanner (c 1826-1906)
Birth1853, Margate, KentG,1
Baptism1853, St John in ThanetG,2
Death1873, MargateG,3,4
Martha Sackett, daughter of Thomas Sackett and Mary Ann Stanner, was born in Margate, KentG, in 18531 and baptized at St John in ThanetG on 24 August 1853.2 She died aged 20 in MargateG on 4 September 18733,4 and was buried at St John in ThanetG on 8 September 1873.5
     In 1861 Martha was living at 28 King Street, Margate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Martha Sackett, aged seven and born in Margate, daughter of Thomas Sackett.6
     In 1871 she was living at 70 King Street, Margate, KentG, and was recorded as Martha Sackett, aged 17 and born in Margate, unmarried daughter of Thomas Sackett. Martha may have been the mother of 11-month-old Emma also recorded in this household.7

Children of Martha Sackett

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1853. Sackett, Martha. Mother: Stann. Thanet. 2a:532."
  2. Baptisms Register, St John in Thanet, Kent, "24 August 1853 Martha d. Thomas, carrier, & Mary Sackett, Margate."
  3. Letter from John Prescott, to Chris Sackett, dated 21 October 2002 , "Martha Sackett died 4 September 1873 aged 20 years 4 months." (from note book in possession of John Prescott).
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Sep qtr 1873. Sackett, Martha, 20. Thanet."
  5. Burials Register, St John in Thanet, Kent (Marion Sackett transcripts), "8 September 1873 Martha Sackett, Margate, aged 20."
  6. 1861 England census, RG9/?
    28 King St, Margate, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 36, carrier, b. Kent, Margate
    Mary Ann Sackett, wife, 35, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Thomas Sackett, son, 13, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    Eliza Ann Sackett, dau, 11, b. Margate
    George Sackett, son, 9, b. Margate
    Martha Sackett, dau, 7, b. Margate
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 5, b. Margate
    Catherine Sackett, dau, 3, b. Margate.
  7. 1871 England census, RG10/992/f88v
    70 King St, Margate, Holy Trinity
    Thomas Sackett, head, married, 46, carrier & c, b. Kent, Margate
    Mary A Sackett, wife, 45, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Thomas Sackett, son, unmarried, 22, gas fitter, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    George Sackett, son, unmarried, 19, plasterer, b. Kent, Margate     
    Martha Sackett, dau, unmarried, 17, b. Kent, Margate
    Elizabeth M Sackett, dau, 16, b. Kent, Margate
    Catherine Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Kent, Margate
    George Writnell, boarder, 5, scholar, b. Kent, Margate
    Emma Sackett, boarder, 11m, b. Kent, Margate.
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
1st cousin 7 times removed of Simon Sackett the colonist
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited25 Nov 2016

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