George Sackett

(c 1677-before 1708)
FatherNathaniel Sackett (1636-1682)
MotherAnn Terry (c 1647-1683)
George Sackett, Royal Navy seaman, son of Nathaniel Sackett and Ann Terry, was born in about 1677.1 He died sometime before February 1708 while serving abroad on the Royal Navy ship The Rye.
     George was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in CanterburyG on 12 January 1681/82.2 He was to inherit property at Margate jointly with his brothers Nathaniel and Samuel when Nathaniel reached 21.
     George died intestate. Letters of administration of his estate were granted at the Prerogative Court of CanterburyG in February 1708 to his brother Samuel.3
Letters of administration of the estate of George Sackett who died abroad.
Granted by: Prerogative Court of Canterbury, February 1708.
Source: National Archives, Kew, PROB 6/84.
Georgius Sacckett vicesimo die em. com. Samueli Sackett pri urali icimo [itimo?] et px [prox.] Consanguino Georgij Sackett nup [nuper] Navy regia le Rye Cab [cabilis] defti heid pr. Ad Adminstrand bona jur et cred dci def de bene pr. jurat.
[Administration of the estate of George Sackett, late of the Royal Navy "The Rye" granted to Samuel Sackett, next of kin].
[This document in abbreviated Latin & hard to read].

 Notes & Citations

  1. Date of birth estimated from order in father's will.
  2. Will of Nathaniel Sackett of Canterbury, Kent, 12 January 1681/2, proved at Canterbury Archdeaconry Court, 20 December 1682 (Kent Archives Office, PRC 17-76-81).
  3. Letters of administration of the estate of George Sackett of (died abroad), granted at Prerogative Court of Canterbury, February 1708 (National Archives).
Sackett line4th great-grandson of William Sackett of St John in Thanet
ChartsLine 2 (English)
Last Edited14 Oct 2019

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