William Sackett

FatherJohn Sackett (1757-1813)
MotherMary Hughes (c 1757-1827)
William Sackett's apprenticeship indenture 23 February 1797
William Sackett, shipwright of Bermondsey, son of John Sackett and Mary Hughes, was born in Birchington, KentG, in 17811 and baptized at All Saints, BirchingtonG, on 18 February 1781.1 He died aged 43 in Bermondsey, SurreyG, in 1824 and was buried at St Mary Magdalen, BermondseyG, on 1 February 1824.2 He married at St John Horsleydown, BermondseyG, on 18 August 1805, Lydia Hooff.3
     William was apprenticed as a shipwright to his uncle Thomas Sackett of London on 23 February 1797.4

Children of William Sackett and Lydia Hooff

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, All Saints, Birchington, Kent (Transcript), "18 February 1781 William s. John & Mary Sackett."
  2. Burials Register, St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey, Surrey, "1 February 1824 William Sackett, 44 years, consumption, London St."
  3. Marriages Register, St John Horsleydown, Bermondsey, Surrey, "18 August 1805 Wm. Sackett, bachelor, & Lydia Hooff, spinster, both of this parish. Witnesses: Thos Sackett, Jane Hooff."
  4. "Freedom of the City of London Admission Papers, 1681–1925", digital image, Ancestry.com, Indenture of apprenticeship as shipwright, William Sackett, son of John Sackett of Margate, carrier, to Thomas Sackett, shipwright of London, 23 February 1797. Consideration one penny.
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Sackett shipwrights of London
Last Edited24 Aug 2021

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