Jacob Sackett

FatherSamuel Sackett (1812-1895)
MotherElizabeth Ann Watts (c 1813-1860)
Jacob Sackett, son of Samuel Sackett and Elizabeth Ann Watts, was born in Thanet, KentG, in 1839.1
     In 1841 Jacob was living at Albion Street, St Peter's, KentG, in the household of his parents Samuel and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as Jacob Sackett, aged one and born in Kent.2
     In 1851 he was living at 3 Staffordshire Place, Ramsgate, KentG, in the household of his parents Samuel and Elizabeth, and was recorded as Jacob Sackett, a scholar, aged 11 and born in Ramsgate, Kent.3
     Jacob enlisted as a boy entrant for ten years in the Royal Navy, serving from 14 December 1857 on HMS Waterloo.4
     Jacob and William Sackett, recorded here as brothers, may have been the same, no records after 1857 being found for Jacob and none before 1861 for William. In particular, no birth record is found for William and no death record for Jacob.

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1839. Sackett, Jacob. Mother: Watts. Thanet. 5:441."
  2. 1841 England census, Albion Street, St Peter, Kent
    Samuel Sackett, 28, book seller, b. Kent
    Elizabeth Sackett, 28, b. Kent
    Samuel Sackett, 10, b. Kent
    Jacob Sackett, 1, b. Kent
    HO107; Piece 468; Book: 19; Civil Parish: St Peter; County: Kent; Enumeration District: 21; Folio: 8; Page: 8; Line: 11; GSU roll: 306863.
  3. 1851 England census, HO107/1630/f328v
    3 Staffordshire Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    Samuel Sackett, head, married, 38, tailor, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 37, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Samuel Sackett, son, 19, hairdresser, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Jacob Sackett, son, 11, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Jeremiah Sackett, son, 8, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Elizabeth A. Sackett, dau, 5, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    John A. Sackett, son, 1y 10m, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  4. "UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1853–1928" (Ancestry image), "Jacob Sackett, rating B2C, first ship Waterloo, service started (boy), 14 Dec 1857, 10 yrs."
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited7 Jan 2018

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