Mary Sackett

FatherHenry Sackett (1745-1815)
MotherAnn Terry (1746-)
Mary Sackett, daughter of Henry Sackett and Ann Terry, was born in Rotherhithe, SurreyG, on 30 August 1778 and baptized at St Mary, RotherhitheG, on 27 September 1778.1 She married at St Mary, Bermondsey, SurreyG, on 15 November 1804, Benjamin Walmsley.2
     Mary was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in Kennington Green, Lambeth, SurreyG, on 15 June 1807. She was left in trust a sum of £2,000, for her benefit during her lifetime and subsequently for the benefit of her children. She was further to receive, equally with her brother John Henry and sister Ann, a sum of £2,000, together with the proceeds from the sale of all real estate, and the residue of her father's personal estate after other bequests.3
     Mary was named as a beneficiary in her uncle Ambrose Sackett's will made in St John in ThanetG on 6 February 1808. She was left an amount of £500 in Government stocks.4

Children of Mary Sackett and Benjamin Walmsley

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Mary Rotherhithe, Surrey, "27 September 1778 Mary Sackett d. Henry & Ann, 28 days, b. 30 August."
  2. Marriages Register, St Mary, Rotherhithe, Surrey (Ancestry image), "15 November 1804, Benjamin Walmsley, bachelor, of St John, Hackney, Middlesex, & Mary Sackett, spinster, of this parish (licence). By John Lake, Curate. Witnesses: Henry Sackett, Margaret Sophia Bray, Elizabeth Walmsley."
  3. Will of Henry Sackett of Kennington Green, Lambeth, Surrey, 15 June 1807, proved at Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 13 April 1815 (National Archives, PRO PROB 11/??).
  4. Will of Ambrose Sackett of St John, Margate, Isle of Thanet, Kent, 6 February 1808, proved at Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 11 October 1813 (National Archives, PRO PROB 11/??).
Sackett line5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited27 Oct 2022

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