|Father||Samuel Sackett (1812-1895)|
|Mother||Elizabeth Ann Watts (c 1813-1860)|
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
- GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1839. Sackett, Jacob. Mother: Watts. Thanet. 5:441."
- 1841 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, 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.
- 1851 Census for England & Wales, 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.
- "UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1853–1928", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Jacob Sackett, rating B2C, first ship Waterloo, service started (boy), 14 Dec 1857, 10 yrs."
|Appears in||Sacketts in the Military|
|Sackett line||7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Charts||Line 3 (English)|
|Last Edited||7 Jan 2018|