Ann Sackett

(1740-1781)
FatherPaul Sackett (1692/93-1761)
MotherAnn (___) Simmons (c 1698-1769)
Ann Sackett, daughter of Paul Sackett and Ann (___) Simmons, was baptized at St John in Thanet, KentG, on 7 August 1740.1 She died unmarried aged 41 and was buried at St John in ThanetG on 17 July 1781.2
     Ann made her will in St John in Thanet, KentG, on 1 May 1781, naming as beneficiaries.3
Will of Ann Sackett of John the Baptist, Thanet, 1 May 1781, proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 1 August 1781 (National Archives, Kew, PROB 11/1081 quire 406). (Researched by Marion Sackett).

Ann Sackett
Will dated 1 May 1781
Spinster, John the Baptist, Thanet

Beneficiaries
Nephews Paul & Thomas Sackett, sons of late brother Paul Sackett – all plate, linen, china.
Sister-in-law Alice Sackett – 1 guinea gold mourning ring.
Cousin Elizabeth Cobb wife of Francis Cobb of Margate – 1 guinea gold mourning ring.
Cousin Mary Chancellor, widow – 1 guinea gold mourning ring & black silk gown.
Cousin Ann Tomson – 1 guinea gold mourning ring.
Friend Mrs Masinham of Margate St, London – 1 guinea gold mourning ring.
Miss Hambly of [?] in Kent – 1 guinea gold mourning ring.
Mrs Wilson, wife of Thomas Wilson, master of St John's parish workhouse – 1 guinea gold mourning ring.
Cousin Mary Robson, spinster – dark silk gown.
Niece Ann Sackett, daughter of late brother Paul Sackett – 3 silk & 1 linen gowns.
Francis Cobb – £10
Francis Cobb & heirs – all lands on trust, profits to support & educate nephews Paul & Thomas Sackett until age 21. Then they inherit. If both die before age 21, then reversion to heirs of late brother Paul Sackett. Residual goods to be sold & money to Francis Cobb on trust to be place in Government or other good security. Interest to nephews Paul & Thomas until age 21, then to be divided between them.

Witnesses
Martha Small, John Harman, Fra Small

Probate
1 August 1781
ChartsLine 2 (English)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "7 August 1740 Ann d. Paul & Ann Sackette."
  2. Burials Register, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (Parish Registers 1570-1650 (U3/140/1/1) (Debrett's); Tyler transcripts; IGI), "17 July 1781 Ann Sackett, aged 41."
  3. Will of Ann Sackett of John the Baptist, Thanet, 1 May 1781, proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 1 August 1781 (National Archives, PROB 11/1081 quire 406).
Generation.TreeN.2
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of William Sackett
Last Edited7 April 2012