William George Sackett

FatherWilliam Francis Sackett (1831-1898)
MotherElizabeth Ann Foord (c 1832-1905)
Birth1858, Broadstairs, KentG,1,2
Death1957, Thanet, KentG,3
Marriage1888, Lambeth, SurreyGJane Woodward4,5
William George Sackett, son of William Francis Sackett and Elizabeth Ann Foord, was born in Broadstairs, KentG, in 1858.1,2 He died there aged 98 in 1957.3 He married in Lambeth, SurreyG, in 1888, Jane Woodward.4,5 She was born in about 1862 and died aged 39 in Thanet, KentG, in 1902.6
     In 1861 William was living at 4 Grays Cottages, Broadstairs, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as Wm G Sackett, aged 2, and born in Broadstairs.7
     In 1871 he was living at 1 Thanet Road, Broadstairs, KentG, in the household of his parents William and Elizabeth, and was recorded as William G Sackett, a scholar, aged 11, and born in Broadstairs.8
     In 1881 he was living at 16 Smithfield, London, MiddlesexG, and was recorded as William Sackett, a clerk (servant), unmarried, aged 24, and born in Kent.
[The nature of this establishment is unclear. The building was occupied by 35 unmarried men, all described as servants & most as warehousemen or clerks.]9
     In 1901 he was living at 22 Burkets Lane, Sudbury, SuffolkG, and was recorded as William G Sackett, a gas fitter main & service layer, head of household, married, aged 42, and born in Broadstairs. Living with him were his wife Jane, aged 37, and born in Wantage, and their children, Dorothy (10), Jane (7), Isabel (5), and William (3).10
     In 1911 he was living at Hazeldene, Fullers Road, South Woodford, EssexG, and was recorded as William George Sackett, a caretaker and handyman, head of household, a widower, aged 52 and born in Broadstairs. Living with him were his daughter Dorothy, 20, and sister-in-law Ethel Woodward, aged 40.11
(1911 census)

     In 1921 he was living at 98 Northdown Road, MargateG, and was recorded as William G Sackett, a self-employed gas and water fitter, head of household, a widower, aged 62. His sister-in-law
Ethel Woodward, 50, was also in the household.12

Children of William George Sackett and Jane Woodward

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1858. Sackett, William George. Mother: Foord. Thanet. 2a:603."
  2. Census.
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Jun qtr 1957. Sackett, William G, 98. Thanet."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1888. Sackett, William George. Lambeth. 1d:737."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1888. Woodward, Jane. Lambeth. 1d:737."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1902. Sackett, Jane, 39. Thanet."
  7. 1861 England census, RG9/?
    4 Grays Cottages, Ramsgate, Kent
    Wm F Sackett, head, married, 29, lab. b. St Lawrence, Kent
    Eliz A Sackett, wife, 28, bonnet maker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Harriett E Sackett, dau, 4, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Wm G Sackett, son, 2, b. Broadstairs
    Stephen F Sackett, son, 10 months, b. Broadstairs
    William Foord, lodger, married, 56, bricklayer, b. Eastry, Kent.
  8. 1871 England census, RG10/998/f28
    1 Thanet Road, Broadstairs, Kent
    Wm Francis Sackett, head, married, 39, painter, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Elizabeth Ann Sackett, wife, 38, dressmaker, b. Eastry, Kent
    Harriet Ann Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    William G Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Francis Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Annie Charlotte Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Broadstairs
    Frederick C Sackett, son, 10 months, b. Broadstairs.
  9. 1881 England census, FHL 1341081, PRO RG11/0374/31/36
    London, Middlesex
    16 Smithfield
    William Sackett, serv, unmarried, 24, b. Kent, clerk
    [Dwelling with 35 unmarried men, all described as servants & most as warehousemen or clerks].
  10. 1901 England census, Sudbury, Suffolk
    22 Burkets Lane (5+ rooms)
    William G Sackett, head, married, 42, gas fitter main & service layer, worker, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Jane Sackett, wife, 37, b. Wantage, Kent
    Dorothy D H Sackett, dau, 10, b. Whitechurch, Hampshire
    Jane I E Sackett, dau, 7, b. Whitechurch
    Isabel H Sackett, dau, 5, b. Whitechurch
    William J Sackett, son, 3, b. Margate, Kent.
  11. 1911 England census, Hazeldene, Fullers Rd, S Woodford, Essex
    11 rooms
    William George Sackett, head, 52, widower, caretaker & handyman, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Ethel Anne Woodward, sister-in-law, 40, single, housekeeper, maker of knotted goods, own account at home, b. Kent, Margate
    Dorothy Daisy Kathleen Sackett, dau, 20, single, maker of knotted goods assistant, b. Hants, Whitchurch
    [Note below record reads: "Caretaker, house up for sale"].
  12. 1921 England census, 98 Northdown Road, Margate, Margate St John the Baptist, Kent
    9 rooms
    William G Sackett, head, 62y 8m, widowed, b. St Peter's, Thanet, gas & water fitter, own account
    Ethel A Woodward, sister-in-law, 50y 8m, single, b. Margate, manufacturer knitted wearing apparel, employer
    Hilda Mabel Smith, servant, niece, 20y 8m, single, b. Dover, Kent, general domestic servant, in private service
    Sarah Carthew, servant, 72y, widowed, b. Canterbury, Kent, presser & finisher (hosiery), E A Woodward, Cliftonville, Knitting Works, (At Home) 98 Northdown Rd, Margate
    John Butcher, visitor, 16y 4m, single, b. Lincolnshire, plumbing painting & decorator, F Clarke Builder Decorator & C., Camden Rd, London.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Generation.TreeQ.3
Last Edited7 Nov 2022
 

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