Ellen Sackett

(1842-1904)
FatherHenry Sackett (1803-1879)
MotherSusannah Rea (c 1811-1883)
Ellen Sackett, daughter of Henry Sackett and Susannah Rea, was born in Orsett, EssexG, in 1842.1 She died aged 62 in Marylebone, LondonG, in 1904.2 She married in Orsett ChurchG on 22 June 1875, apparently as his second wife, Charles Eve, son of Thomas Eve and Mary Ashford.3,4,5,6 Charles was born in OrsettG in 18417 and died aged 44 at White Rose Cottages, Lower Lancing, SussexG, on 4 August 1886.8,9
     In 1851 Ellen was living at Long Orsett Farm, OrsettG, in the household of her parents Henry and Susannah, and was recorded in the census as Ellen Sackett, a scholar, aged nine and born in Orsett.10
     In 1861 she was living in OrsettG and was recorded as Ellen Sackett, aged 19, born in Orsett, daughter of Susannah Sackett.11
     In 1871 she was living at Old Rectory, OrsettG, and was recorded as Ellen Sackett, unmarried, aged 28, born in Orsett, the daughter of Henry Sackett.12
     In 1881 she was living at 17 Grove Terrace, London, MiddlesexG, in the household of her husband Charles, a pharmaceutical chemist, aged 39 and born in Orsett, and was recorded as Ellen Eve, aged 39 and born in Orsett. Living with them were their children, Frederick, 2, and George, 5 months, Charles' daughter Mary, 14, Charles' 67-year-old widowed mother Mary, and a 19-year-old female domestic servant.13
     Ellen's husband Charles left a will which was proved on 28 August 1886. His estate was valued at £906.14
     In 1891 Ellen was living at 17 Grove Terrace, St Pancras, LondonG, and was recorded in the census as Ellen Eve, head of household, a widow living on her own means, aged 49 and born in Orsett. Living with her was her sister Grace E Heatherley, 35. Also in the household were a Mary Able, 33, a boarder, Charlotte Stracey, 80, a visitor, Sarah Jones, 61, a general servant, and Thomas J Jenkins, 41, a lodger.15
     In 1901 she was living at 17 Grove Terrace, St Pancras, LondonG, and was recorded as Ellen Eve, head of household, a widow, aged 59, living on her own means, and born in Orsett. Living with her were her unmarried sons Frederick, 22, and George, 20, her widowed sister Fanny Matchitt, 47, and her married sister Grace Edith Heatherley, 45. Also in the household was a female servant, Sarah Jones, 71.16

Children of Ellen Sackett and Charles Eve

Sackett line2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett
ChartsLine 6 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1842. Sackett, Female. Mother: Rea. Orsett. 12:195."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1904. Eve, Ellen, 62. Marylebone. 1a:327."
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Jun qtr 1875. Sackett, Ellen. Orsett. 4a:221."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1875. Eve, Charles. Orsett. 4a:221."
  5. Marriages Register, Orsett, Essex (Essex Record Office, Chelmsford), 22 June 1875 Charles Eve, full age, bachelor, chemist, of Orsett, father Thos Eve dec'd, farmer, and Ellen Sackett, full age, spinster, of Orsett, father Henry Sackett, farmer. Witnesses: Henry Sackett, Mary Eve, Fanny Sackett. By Jas Blomfield BD, Rector.
  6. The marriage record states that Charles Eve was a bachelor but the 1881 census lists a daughter, presumably of a previous marriage.
  7. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1841. Eve, Charles. Mother: Ashford. Orsett. 12:174."
  8. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1886. Eve, Charles, 44. Steyning. 2b:173."
  9. Probate of will.
  10. 1851 Census for England & Wales, HO107/1773/f.350
    Orsett, Essex
    Longacres[?] Farm
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 47, farmer 300 acres, b. Essex, Orsett, empl. 15 men
    Susannah Sackett, wife, 36, b. Warwickshire, St. Peters
    William H. Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Essex, Orsett
    Ellen Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. Essex, Orsett
    Frank Sackett, son, 2, b. Essex, Orsett
    Henry Sackett, son, 1 month, b. Essex, Orsett
    Mary BattishallL, serv., unmarried, 21, cook, b. Essex, Bulpham
    Eliza Ann Oakley[?], serv., unmarried, 17, nursemaid, b. Essex, Orsett.
  11. 1861 Census for England & Wales, RG9/1074/f7
    Orsett, Essex
    Susannah Sackett, wife, 45, farmer's wife, b. St Peter's, Wor
    William Sackett, son, 21, farmer's son, b. Orsett
    Ellen Sackett, dau, 19, b. Orsett
    Fanny Sackett, dau, 7, b. Orsett
    Grace Edith Sackett, dau, 5, b. Orsett
    Sidney Sackett, son, 3, b. Orsett
    Harriet Ellingford, cook, 19, b. Hosudon, Essex
    Mary Bradd, housemaid, 17, b. Chadwell, Essex.
  12. 1871 Census for England & Wales, RG10/1654/f9
    Old Rectory, Orsett, Essex
    Henry Sackett, head, 67, farmer and grazier, 300 acres, 5 men or more, b. Orsett
    Susannah Sackett, wife, 55, b. St Peter's, Worc
    Ellen Sackett, dau, unm., 28, b. Orsett
    Frank Sackett, son, unm., 22, b. Orsett
    Fanny Sackett, dau, unm., 17, scholar, b, Orsett
    Grace Edith Sackett, dau, 15, scholar, b. Orsett
    Emma Kimmings, serv., unm., 19, cook, b. Orsett
    Susan Goodwin, serv., unm., 17, housemaid, b. Orsett
    Sidney Sackett, son, 13, scholar, b. Orsett.
  13. 1881 England census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1341048, PRO RG11/0220/94/65
    London, Middlesex, England
    17 Grove Terrace
    Charles Eve, head, married, 39, b. Orsett, Essex, England, phar chemist      
    Ellen Eve, wife, 39, b. Orsett, Essex, England            
    Mary S. Eve, dau, 14, b. Highgate Rd, Middlesex, England, scholar      
    Frederick A. Eve, son, 2, b. Highgate Rd, Middlesex, England, scholar      
    George Eve, son, 5 m, b. Highgate Rd, Middlesex, England
    Mary Eve, mother, widow, 67, b. Badingham, Suffolk, England, former farmer      
    Mary Kempton, serv, unm., 19, b. Long Marston, Hertford, England, domestic servant.
  14. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Eve Charles. 28 August [1886]. The Will of Charles Eve late of 17 Grove-terrace Highgate-road in the County of Middlesex who died 4 August 1886 at White-Rose-cottages Lower Lancing in the Couny of Sussex was proved at the Principal Registry by Henry King of Leverton House Pond-street Hampstead in the County of Middlesex Wine Merchant one of the Executors. Personal Estate £926 0s 8d."
  15. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 138, folio 46, p. 42, GSU Roll 6095248
    17 Grove Ter, St Pancras, London
    Ellen Eve, head, wid, 49, living on own means, b. Essex, Orsett
    Grace E Heatherley, sister, married, 35, b. Orsett
    Mary Able, boarder, single, 33, teacher school, b. Kent, Woolwich
    Charlotte Stracey, visitor, wid, 80, b. hertford
    Sarah Jones, serv. wid, 61, general serv, b. Wilts, Monckton
    Thomas J Jenkins, lodger, single, 41, mantle manufacturer, b. Cornwall, Falmouth.
  16. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13, piece 156, folio 6, p. 4
    17 Grove Terrace, St Pancras, London
    Ellen Eve, head, widow, 59, living on own means, b. Orsett, Essex
    Fredk Ashford Eve, son, single, 22, p...? clerk, b. St Pancras
    George Ashford Eve, son, single, 20, clerk, b. St Pancras
    Fanny Matchitt, sister, widow, 47, living on own means, b. Orsett
    Grace Edith Heatherley, sister, married, 45, b. Orsett
    Sarah Jones, servant, widow, 71, cook domestic, b. Monckton, Wilts.
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