|Father||Richard Mockett (1623-1692)|
|Mother||Sarah Sampson (c 1632-1723/24)|
Children of Isaac Mockett and Elizabeth Kirby
- Isaac Mockett
- Elizabeth Mockett
- Elijah Mockett
- Sampson Mockett
Notes & Citations
- 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]
- Marriages Register, Christ Church Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, digital image, Findmypast, "5 Feb 1707/08, Isaac Mockett & Elizabeth Kirby, both of St Peters in Thanett, married by licence."
- Date of birth based on age at death.
|Sackett line||2nd great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Last Edited||28 Feb 2021|