Sarah Ann Sackett
|Father||Richard Sackett (1783-1863)|
|Mother||Jane Kemp (c 1785-1851)|
In 1841 Sarah was living at Middle Row, St Mary, Dover, KentG, in the household of her mother Jane, and was recorded in the census as Ann Sackett, aged 20 (rounded down) and born in Kent. Her father, a pilot, was presumably at sea on the census date.3
In 1851 she was living at 118 Snargate Street, Dover, KentG, and was recorded as Sarah Ann Sackett, unmarried, aged 20 and born in Ramsgate, daughter of Richard Sackett.4
In 1861 she was living at 118 Snargate Street, Dover, KentG, in the household of her father Richard Sackett, and was recorded as Sarah Sackett, a dressmaker, unmarried, aged 30 and born in Ramsgate.5
Sarah was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in Dover, KentG, on 29 September 1854. She was to share equally, with her sister Elizabeth, their father's leasehold house at 118 Snargate Street, Dover, and his personal estate, which was valued at under £200. The will was proved at Canterbury on 9 November 1863.6
In 1871 she was living at 118 Snargate Street, Dover, KentG, in the household of her sister Elizabeth Joad, and was recorded as Sarah Ann Sackett, a dressmaker, unmarried, aged 50, and born in Ramsgate.7
In 1881 she was living at Station House, Station Road, Rainham, KentG, in the household of her nephew Thomas Sheppard and his family, and was recorded as Sarah Ann Sackettt, unmarried, aged 62, and born in Ramsgate. Also in the household was her widowed sister Elizabeth Joad.8
In 1891 she was living at 1 Darnley Terrace, Gravesend, KentG, in the household of her niece Caroline Shephard and family, and was recorded as Sarah Ann Sackett, living on own means, unmarried, aged 73 and born in Ramsgate.9
In 1901 she was living at Railway Station House, Sittingbourne, KentG, in the household of her nephew Thomas H Shephard and his family, and was recorded as Sarah A Sackett, living on own means, single, aged 83 and born in Ramsgate.10
Notes & Citations
- Baptisms Register, St Lawrence in Thanet, Kent (Society of Genealogists), "1 February 1818 Sarah Ann d. Richard & Jane Sackett, Ramsgate."
- General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Dec qtr 1903. Sackett, Sarah Ann, 86. Milton."
- 1841 England census
Middle Row, St Mary, Dover, Kent
Jane Sackett, 50, wife of pilot, b. Kent
William Sackett, 20, mariner, b. Kent
Ann Sackett, 20, b. Kent
Mary Sackett, 15, b. Kent
William Sackett, 15, b. Kent
Sarah Ralph, 20, FS, b. Kent
HO107; Piece 494; Book: 12; Civil Parish: St Mary; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 14; Folio: 12; Page: 18; Line: 21; GSU roll: 306885; [indexed as Packett]. [Also researched at PRO by Marion Sackett].
- 1851 England census
"118 Snargate St., St Mary, Dover
Richard Sackett, head, widower, 65, Cinque Ports pilot, b. Kent, Westwood
Sarah Ann Sackett, dau, unmarried, 20, b. Kent, Ramsgate
John Sackett, gson, 12, scholar, b. Kent, Dover."
- 1861 England census
118 Snargate St., Dover (St Mary), Kent
Richard Sackett, head, widower, 76, superannuated pilot, b. Thanet, Hearn
Elizabeth Joade, dau, widow, 47, tobacconist, b. Kent, Deal
Sarah Sackett, dau, unmarried, 30, dressmaker, b. Kent, Ramsgate
Emily Collard, niece, 13, scholar, b. Kent, Alkham
Emily Cox, niece, 13, scholar, b. Kent, Dover
Phillip Handcock, visitor, unmarried, 23, printer compositor, b. Devon, Plymouth.
- Will of Richard Sackett of St John's, Margate, Kent, 29 September 1854, proved in Canterbury, 9 November 1863 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown reference).
- 1871 England census
118 Snargate St., Dover, Kent
Elizabeth Joad, head, widow, 60, tobacconist, b. Deal, Kent
Sarah Ann Sackett, sister, unm., 50, dressmaker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
Thomas Holt Shephard, nephew, married, 24, clerk, b. Ipswich, Suffolk
Caroline Emily Shephard, niece, married, 21, b. Dover, Kent
Mary Cock, grandmother[?], married, 79, b. Alkham, Kent
Catherine Eliz. Jones, cousin, unm., 20, nurse, b. Folkestone, Kent.
- 1881 England census
FHL 1341232, PRO RG11/0975/19/6
Station Rd Station House
Thomas H. SHEPPARD, head, married, 34, b. Ipswich, Suffolk, station master
Caroline E. SHEPPARD, wife, 31, b. Dover, Kent, station master wife
Phillip E. SHEPPARD, son, 8, b. Dover, Kent, scholar
Helen M. SHEPPARD, dau, 4, b. Dover, Kent, scholar
Elizabeth J. JOAD, aunt, widow, 70, b. Deal, Kent
Sarah Ann SACKETT, aunt, unmarried, 62, b. Ramsgate, Kent.
- 1891 England census
1 Darnley Terrace, Gravesend, Kent
Thomas Holt Shepherd, head, married, 44, station master, LC&DR, b. Ipswich
Caroline Emily Shepherd, wife, 41, b. Dover
Philip Edward Shepherd, son, unm., 18, railway booking clerk, b. Dover
Helen Mary Shepherd, dau, 14, scholar, b. Kearsney
Sarah Ann Sackett, aunt, unm., 73, living on own means, b. Ramsgate.
- 1901 England census
Railway Station House
Thomas H[?] SHEPHARD, head, married, 54, station master, worker, b. Ipswich, Suffolk
Caroline E SHEPHARD, wife, 51, b. Dover, Kent
Helen M SHEPHARD, dau, single, 24, b. Kearsney[?], Kent
Lucy SHEPHARD, mother, widow, 79, living on own means, b. Bonhall [or Borehall], Suffolk
Sarah A SACKETT, aunt, single, 83, living on own means, b. Ramsgate, Kent
Alice A COLLINS, serv, single, 18, general servant (domestic), b. Poplar, London.
|Sackett line||6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Charts||Line 3 (English)|
|Last Edited||4 Mar 2012|