Isaac Mockett

FatherRichard Mockett (1623-1692)
MotherSarah Sampson (c 1632-1723/24)
Isaac Mockett, son of Richard Mockett and Sarah Sampson, was born on 28 May 1673.1 He died aged 80 on 10 December 1753 and was buried at St Peter in Thanet, KentG.2 He married at Canterbury Cathedral, KentG, on 5 February 1707/8, Elizabeth Kirby, daughter of Paul Kirby and Hannah Tomlin.3 Elizabeth was born in about 1685.4 She died aged 77 on 8 October 1762 and was buried at St Peter in Thanet, KentG.2

Children of Isaac Mockett and Elizabeth Kirby

 Notes & Citations

  1. Gravestone.
  2. Monumental inscription on the grave of Richard Mockett (St Peter's, Thanet, Kent), "Here lieth interred the body of Richard Mockett / of this parish who was born at Birchington November 14th / 1623 ? and died November 30th 1696? aged 69? years son of / Richard Mockett of St Nicholas & Sarah daughter of John Sackett / of that prsh? also of Sarah his wife who departed this life February 10th 1723 / aged 61 years.  She was daughter of Nicholas Sampson of Reading Street by Ann daughter / of Richard and Eden ? of Fleete of the ancient family of fleete of fleete [sic] in this island / She had issue Richard Nicholas John and Isaac. / Here also lieth interred the body of the aforesaid / Isaac Mockett who was born May 28th 1673 and died December / 10th 1753 aged 80 years. Also of Elizabeth his wife daughter of / Paul Kirby by Hannah daughter of Captain Jeffery Tomlin / of this parish who died October 8th 1762 aged 77 years / This tomb was erected by John, grandson of the above Isaac Mockett / And was restored in 1918 by their grandson Brooke Mockett."
    [Transcribed from the gravestone by Chris Sackett, 2008]
    A second, older, gravestone in St Peter's churchyard is inscribed:
    "In memory of / Mr Richd Mockett / of this parish yeoman / who was born Novr 14 1623 / and died Novr 26 1692 / aged 69 years / also of Sarah his wife who died / Feby 10 1723 aged 91 years / also of Mr Isaac Mockett / their son / who died Dec 10 1753 / aged 80 years / and of Elizabeth his wife / who died Oct 8 1762 / aged 77 years / left surviving Isaac / Elizabeth, Elijah and / Sampson."
    [Transcribed from the gravestone by Keith Ellis, 2021]
  3. Marriages Register, Christ Church Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent (Findmypast image), "5 Feb 1707/08, Isaac Mockett & Elizabeth Kirby, both of St Peters in Thanett, married by licence."
  4. Date of birth based on age at death.
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Sackett Family Association descendants
Gary Fisher.
Last Edited5 Feb 2023

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