Wilfred Sackett

(1873-1930)
FatherWilliam Henry Sackett (1840-1922)
MotherMartha Randall (1842-1919)
Wilfred Sackett, son of William Henry Sackett and Martha Randall, was born in Orsett, EssexG, in 1873.1 He died there aged 57 on 23 December 19302 and was buried at St Giles and All Saints, OrsettG.3 He married in OrsettG in 1914, Mary A Prior.4,5 Mary was born in about 1870.6 She died aged 45 in OrsettG in 1915.7
     In 1881 Wilfred was living at Heath Place, OrsettG, and was recorded in the census as Wilfred Sackett, aged seven and born in Orsett, the son of William H Sackett.8
     In 1891 he was living at Wingfield House, OrsettG, in the household of his parents William and Martha, and was recorded as Wilfrid Sackett, a farm bailiff, aged 17 and born in Orsett.9
     In 1901 he was living at Wingfield House, OrsettG, in the household of his father William, and was recorded as Wilfrid Sackett, a carter on a farm, single, aged 27 and born in Orsett.10
     In 1921 he was living at High House Farm, West Tilbury, EssexG, and was recorded as Wilfred Sackett, a farm horseman, head of household, a widower, aged 50. Also in the household were three children and two grandchildren of his late wife Mary.11
William Henry Sackett (1840–1922) & family, St Giles and All Saints Churchyard, Orsett, Essex
(Src: Find A Grave, Peter Griffiths)

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1873. Sackett, Wilfred. Mother: Randall. Orsett. 4a:183."
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Dec qtr 1930. Sackett, Wilfred, 57. Orsett."
  3. "Essex Monumental Inscriptions" (Findmypast transcript), St Giles & All Saints, Orsett, Essex, "Treble grey kerb with grey Celtic cross on a double plinth. // East side, top plinth: In loving memory of / William Henry Sackett / died 26th April 1922 aged 82 / Bottom plinth: Martha / his wife / died 19 Feb 1919 aged 76 / West kerb: Also Walter Randall died at Vancouver B.C. April 12th 1893 aged 23. Wilfred died Dec 23rd 1930 aged 57 / South kerb: Gertrude Mary died March 2nd 1897 aged 22. Sidney Rupert died May 8th 1919 aged 37 / East kerb: Ada Perkins daughter of above died 15th February 1947 aged (--) years. Edith Grace Sackett daughter of above / died 2nd January 1946 aged 69 years / Stonemason: Maile & Son Ltd / Euston Rd London /."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1914. Sackett, Wilfred. Spouse: Prior. Orsett. 4a:1069."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1914. Prior, Mary A. Spouse: Sackett. Orsett. 4a:1069."
  6. Date of birth based on age at death.
  7. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915" (Ancestry transcript), "Sep qtr 1915. Sackett, Mary A, 45. Orsett."
  8. 1881 England census
    1754/f23
    Heath Place, Orsett, Essex
    William H Sackett, head, M, 41, rate collector, b. Orsett
    Martha Sackett, wife, M, 37, b. Orsett
    Ada Sackett, dau, 12, scholar, b. Orsett
    Walter R Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Orsett
    Wilfred Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Orsett
    Gertrude M Sackett, dau, 6, scholar, b. Grays, Essex
    Edith G Sackett, dau, 4, scholar, b. Orsett
    Mary A Ruff, serv., U, 15, domestic servant, b. Orsett.
  9. 1891 England census
    RG12, piece 1380, folio 87, p. 29, GSU roll 6096490
    Wingfield House, Orsett, Essex
    William Henry Sackett, head, married, 51, collector of poor rates, b. Essex, Orsett
    Martha Sackett, wife, 48, b. Essex, Orsett
    Ada Sackett, dau, single, 22, mother's help, b. Essex, Orsett
    Walter Randall Sackett, son, single, 21, assistant collector, b. Essex, Orsett
    Wilfrid Sackett, son, single, 17, farm bailiff, b. Essex, Orsett
    Gertrude Mary Sackett, dau, 16, scholar, b. Essex, Orsett
    Edith Grace Sackett, dau, 14, scholar, b. Essex, Orsett
    Sidney Rupert Sackett, son, 8, scholar, b. Essex, Orsett
    Annie Elizabeth Kempster, servant, single, 16, general servant domestic, b. Essex, Bulphan.
  10. 1901 England census
    1663/38
    Wingfield House, St Giles & All Saints, Orsett, Essex
    William Henry Sackett, head, M, 61, collector of poor rates, b. Orsett
    Ada Sackett, dau, S, 32, mothers help, at home, b. Orsett
    Edith Grace Sackett, dau, S, 24, daily governess, b. Orsett
    Wilfrid Sackett, son, S, 27, carter on farm, b. Orsett
    Sydney Rupert Sackett, son, S, 18, land agents clerk, b. Orsett
    Harriet Rose Johnson, servt, S, 15, general servant domestic, b. Orsett.
  11. 1921 England census
    High House Farm, West Tilbury, Essex
    4 rooms
    Wilfred Sackett, head, 50y 9m, widowed, b. Orsett, Essex, farm horseman, Mr A C Cole, Farmer, West Tilbury
    Daisy May Prior, step-daughter, 23y 4m, single, b. Orsett, housekeeper to stepfather
    Frances Hannah Prior, step-daughter, 20y 1m, single, b. Orsett, field worker, Mr Cole, Farmer
    Charles William Henry Prior, step-son, 14y 9m, b. Orsett, sheep minding (farm), Mr Cole, Farmer
    Lilian May Prior, boarder, 4y 4m, mother alive, father NK, b. Orsett
    Alfred George Prior, boarder, 1y 7m, mother alive, father NK, b. Orsett.
Sackett line4th great-grandson of Richard Sackett of South Weald, Essex
ChartsLine 6 (English)
Generation.TreeQ.6
Last Edited7 Nov 2022
 

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