John Sackett

(1842-1911)
FatherJames Sackett (c 1792-1866)
MotherAnn Argent Lee (1803-1878)
John Sackett, son of James Sackett and Ann Argent Lee, was born in Dagenham, EssexG, in 1842.1 He died aged 69 in Queensland, AustraliaG, on 3 November 1911.2
     In 1851 John was living at Bull Street, Dagenham, EssexG, in the household of his parents James and Ann, and was recorded in the census as John Sackett, aged nine and born in Dagenham.3
     John enlisted for ten years as a boy entrant in the Royal Navy, serving from 21 December 1859 on HMS Crocodile.4
     In 1861 John was serving in the Royal Navy as a butcher. At the census date he was on HMS Cyclops in the North Atlantic. He was aged 19 years 4 months, born in Dagenham.5
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 6 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1842. Sackett, John. Mother: Lee. Romford. 12:229."
  2. Website Australia death index, 1787-1985 (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), "3 Nov 1911, John Sackett, d. Queensland, s. James Sackett & Ann Lee, reg. 003285, p. 22942."
  3. 1851 Census for England & Wales, HO107/1772/f.276v
    Dagenham, Essex
    Bull St.
    James Sackett, head, married, 58, gardener, b. Middlesex, Marylebone
    Ann Argent Sackett, wife, 47, gardener's wife, b. Essex, West Thurrock
    James Sackett, son, 14, gardener's son, b. Essex, Dagenham
    William Sackett, son, 11, b. Essex, Dagenham
    John Sackett, son, 9, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Martha Sackett, dau, 5, b. Essex, Dagenham
    Robert Sackett, son, 3, b. Essex, Dagenham.
  4. "UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1853–1928", digital image, Ancestry.com, "John Sackett, rating B2C, first ship Crocodile, service started (boy) 21 Dec 1859, 10 yrs."
  5. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG 9, piece 4439, folio 127, p. 7, GSU roll 543284
    HMS Cyclops, North Atlantic
    John Sackett, butcher, single, 19.4, b. Claghiham [sic: Dagenham], Essex.
Generation.TreeP.6
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of Thomas Sackett of Hornchurch, Essex
Last Edited26 November 2016
 

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