Daniel Sackett

FatherThomas Francis Sackett (1865-)
MotherMargaret Barnett (c 1867-1899)
Birth1896, West Ham, EssexG,1,2
Death1972, Stepney, LondonG,3
Marriage1921, West HamGClara H Grant4,5
Daniel Sackett, son of Thomas Francis Sackett and Margaret Barnett, was born in West Ham, EssexG, on 1 September 1896.1,2 He died aged 75 in Stepney, LondonG, in 1972.3 He married in West HamG in 1921, Clara H Grant.4,5
     In 1901 Daniel was living at 22 Woodstock Street, West HamG, in the household of his widowed father Thomas, and was recorded in the census as Daniel Sacket, aged four and born in Canning Town.1
     In 1911 he was living at 76 Clifton Road, Canning Town, West HamG, in the household of his father Thomas and stepmother Sarah, and was recorded as Daniel Sackett, a van boy, aged 14 and born in West Ham.6
     Daniel served in the British Army during the First World War in the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. He saw active service overseas but was required to return the usual Victory Medal and British Medal following desertion from the service on 7 May 1918.7,8

Children of Daniel Sackett and Clara H Grant

 Notes & Citations

  1. 1901 England census, 1585/21v
    West Ham, Essex
    22 Woodstock Street, West Ham (Holy Trinity) (3 rooms)
    Thomas SACKET, head, widower, 31, dock labourer, worker, b. Deptford, London
    Phillis SACKETT, mother, widow, 63, b. Canning Town, Essex
    Daniel SACKET, son, 4, b. Canning Town
    Elizabeth MOORE, niece, 16, domestic servant, worker, b. Poplar
    George MOORE, nephew, 14, van guard, worker, b. Poplar.
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1896. Sackett, Daniel. Mother: Barnett. West Ham. 4a:48."
  3. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Jun qtr 1972. Sackett, Daniel, b. 1 Sep 1896. Stepney. 5E:348."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1921. Sackett, Daniel. Spouse: Grant. W. Ham. 4a:36."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1921. Grant, Clara H. Spouse: Sackett. W. Ham. 4a:36."
  6. 1911 England census, 76 Clifton Rd, Canning Town, West Ham, Essex
    4 rooms
    Thomas Sackett, head, 45, married, dock labourer, b. Rotherhithe
    Sarah Sackett, wife, 43, m. 5y, b. Limehouse
    Daniel Sackett, son, 14, van boy, b. West Ham
    James Hyslop, son, 19, sugar refiners, b. Custom House
    John A Hyslop, son, 13, b. West Ham
    Ellen J Hyslop, dau, 12, b. Custom House
    James Gardner, boarder, 50, single, dock labourer, b. West Ham.
  7. "Britain, Campaign, Gallantry & Long Service Medals & Awards" (Findmypast transcript).
  8. "British Army Medal Index Cards, 1914-1920", digital image, The National Archives, "Sackett, Daniel, Private, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, service no. 38505, Victory Medal, British Medal, deserted service from 7 May 1918, BW & VM ret'd. WO372/17."
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited6 Aug 2022

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