Thomas Wheatley Sackett

FatherPaul Sackett (1736-1781)
MotherMargaret Wheatley (c 1738-1774)
Thomas Wheatley Sackett, draper and tailor of Margate and Deptford, Kent, son of Paul Sackett and Margaret Wheatley, was born in Margate, KentG, on 25 February 1770.1 He was baptized at St John in ThanetG on 8 March 1770.1 He died aged 34 in MargateG on 28 October 18042 and was buried at St John in ThanetG.2 He was unmarried.
     Thomas made his will in New Cross, St Paul's, Deptford, KentG, on 25 August 1804, naming as beneficiaries his brothers Paul and Stephen.3 He left £60 to his half-brother Stephen and Stephen's wife Elizabeth. The residue of his personal estate and all his real property was to go to his brother Paul, who was also appointed executor of the will.
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "8 March 1770 Thomas Wheatley s. Paul jnr. & Margaret Sackett bn. 25 February."
  2. Thanet Obituary, monumental inscription, St John's Church, Margate, Kent, headstone, "Thomas Wheatley Sackett, 28 October 1804 aged 34; Stephen Sackett, 26 July 1820 aged 42."
  3. Will of Thomas Wheatley Sackett of New Cross, St Paul's, Deptford, Kent, 25 August 1804, proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 3 November 1804 (National Archives, PROB 11/1417 quire 793).
Sackett line8th great-grandson of William Sackett
Last Edited28 February 2011

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