Henry Sackett

(c 1738-1774)
FatherThomas Sackett (1697-1754)
MotherAlice Harper (before 1710-1771)
Henry Sackett, son of Thomas Sackett and Alice Harper, was baptized at St Andrew, HornchurchG, on 3 April 1739.1 He died aged 36 and was buried at St Andrew, HornchurchG, on 30 December 1774.2 He married in HornchurchG on 27 January 1761, Martha Higgs.3,4 After Henry's death, Martha married second at West Ham, EssexG, on 24 November 1781, James Willis.5,6
     Henry was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in HornchurchG on 2 June 1754. He was to inherit, at age twenty-one, his father's tenement at Atbones in Hornchurch, together with a lump sum of £300.7

Children of Henry Sackett and Martha Higgs

 Notes & Citations

  1. "Essex Baptisms" (Findmypast transcript), Baptisms Register, Hornchurch, St Andrew, Essex, "3 Apr 1739, Henry Salket or Sache, father Thomas Salket or Sache, mother Alice."
  2. Burials Register, St Andrew's, Hornchurch, Essex, "Sacket, Henry, 36, 30 Dec 1774."
  3. Marriage Licence Allegations, Faculty Office (Society of Genealogists), "26 January 1761 Henry Sackett, bachelor, 21+, of Hornchurch, Essex, & Martha Higgs, spinster, 20, of Hornchurch, daughter of William Higgs, at Hornchurch."
  4. Marriages Register, Hornchurch, Essex (Society of Genealogists), "27 January 1761 Henry Sackett & Martha Higgs, minor. Licence with consent of parents."
  5. Marriage, West Ham, Essex (Boyd's Marriage Index), "24 November 1781 James Willis of this parish & Martha Sacket widow of Hornchurch."
  6. Marriage Licence Allegations, Faculty Office, "23 November 1781 James Willis, bachelor, 21+, of West Ham, & Martha Sackett, widow, of Hornchurch, Essex, at West Ham."
  7. Will of Thomas Sackett of Hornchurch, Essex, 2 June 1754, proved at Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 1 July 1754 (National Archives, PROB 11/810 quire 210).
Sackett lineGrandson of Richard Sackett of South Weald, Essex
ChartsLine 6 (English)
Last Edited20 Sep 2023

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