Edward Sackett

(1753-1844)
FatherHenry Sackett (1710/11-1790)
MotherElizabeth Clifford (c 1709-1786)
Edward Sackett, son of Henry Sackett and Elizabeth Clifford, was born in Margate, Kent, on 22 January 17531 and baptized at St John's Church, Thanet, on 2 February 1753.1 He died aged 912,3 and was buried at St Peter's Church, Thanet, on 16 November 1844.3
     In 1841 Edward was living at Northwood, St Peter's, Kent, and was recorded in the census as Edward Sackett, aged 88 and born in Kent. He was listed as "poor", indicating that he was receiving support from the parish. Living with him was Ann Robson Darby, aged 40, who was perhaps a descendant of Edward's sister Ann who had married William Darby.4
ChartsTree 3. Thomas Sackett the elder descendant chart (English line)
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (Parish Registers 1570-1650 (U3/140/1/1) (Debrett's); Tyler transcripts; IGI), "2 February 1753 Edward s. Henry & Elizabeth Sackett bn. 22 January."
  2. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1844. Sackett, Edward. Thanet."
  3. Burials Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent, "16 November 1844 Edward Sackett, Northwood, 91 years."
  4. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Northwood, St Peter, Kent
    Edward Sackett, 88, poor, b. Kent
    Ann Robson Darby, 40, b. Kent
    HO107; Piece 468; Book: 19; Civil Parish: St Peter; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 22; Folio: 31; Page: 9; Line: 13; GSU roll: 306863.