Richard Sackett

(1600/1-1635/36)
FatherJohn Sackett (1564-1623/24)
MotherAnn/Agnes Sampson (c 1565-1630/31)
Richard Sackett, yeoman of St Peter in Thanet, Kent, son of John Sackett and Ann/Agnes Sampson, was born in St Peter in ThanetG on 8 March 1600/1 and baptized there on 13 March 1600/1.1 He died aged 34 when he "fell over the cliffe" and was buried at St Peter in ThanetG on 26 January 1635/36.2 He married at Swalecliffe, KentG, on 31 January 1619/20, Susan Lunce, daughter of Joan Lunce.3,4 Susan was born in about 1602.5 After Richard's death, Susan married second at St Peter in Thanet on 1 May 1639, William Dunkin, vicar of St Lawrence in Thanet.6 Susan died aged about 59 as the widow of William Dunkin on 24 February 1661/62 and was buried at St Peter in ThanetG on 27 February 1661/62.7
     Richard was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made at St Peter in ThanetG on 8 February 1623/24.8 He was to inherit his father's farm and lands at East Northdown and a house at Margate near to the sea. Richard was an executor of the estate, jointly with his brothers William and John.
     Richard was named as a beneficiary in his mother's will made at Swalecliffe on 31 January 1630/31.9 He was left a sum of five shillings.

Children of Richard Sackett and Susan Lunce

Sackett line2nd great-grandson of William Sackett of St John in Thanet
ChartsLine 2 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "8/13 March 1600/01 Richard s. John Sacket."
  2. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent (Tyler transcripts, Society of Genealogists), "26 January 1635/36 Richard Sackett, of Northdown, who fell over the cliffe."
  3. Marriage Licences, Canterbury, Kent, "25 Jan 1619/20 Richard Sackett of St Peter in Thanet, yeoman, bachelor, about 18, son of John Sackett same parish, yeoman who consents & Susan Lunce of Swalecliffe, maiden, about 17, daughter of Joan Lunce same parish, widow, who also consents. Thomas Claybrooke, Clerk of Swalecliffe, parson, bondsman."
  4. Marriages Register, Swalecliffe, Kent (unindexed microfiche of typed transcript at SoG), "31 January 1619/20 Richardus Sackett nupt' erat Susannae Lunce ultimo die January Ano Doi 1619."
  5. Date of birth based on age at marriage.
  6. Marriages Register, St Peter's Church, Thanet, Kent, database, Findmypast, "1 May 1639 Mr William Dunkin & Susan Sackett, widow."
  7. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent, digital image, Findmypast, "27 Feb 1661/62 Susan Dunkin widdow of William Dunkin Minister died Febr 24 bur'd the 27th."
  8. Will of John Sackett of St Peter in Thanet, Kent, 8 February 1624, proved at Canterbury Archdeaconry Court, 14 April 1624 (Kent Archives Office, PRC 17-66-354).
  9. Will of Ann Sackett of Swalecliffe, Kent, 31 January 1631, proved at Canterbury Archdeaconry Court, 15 February 1631 (Kent Archives Office, PRC 17-67-505).
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