William Sackett

FatherJohn Jeremiah William Sackett (1842-1914)
MotherAnne Ward (c 1842-1899)
William Sackett, son of John Jeremiah William Sackett and Anne Ward, was born in Thanet, KentG, in 1865.1 He died aged 59 at home at 3 Clarendon Villas, Hove, SussexG, on 29 February 1924.2,3 He married in Fulham, LondonG, in 1890, Annie Maria Craner, daughter of Catherine ___. Annie was born in Brackley, NorthamptonshireG, in about 1863 and died aged 58 in Southwark, LondonG, in about August 1922.4
     In 1871 William was living at 6 Montague Place, Brighton, SussexG, in the household of his parents John and Annie, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, a scholar, aged six and born in Ramsgate.5
     In 1881 he was living at 18 Kramer Mews, London, MiddlesexG, in the household of his parents John and Ann, and was recorded as William Sackett, a dealer in provisions, aged 17 [actually 16], and born in Ramsgate.6
     In 1901 William's wife was living at 1 Guion Road, FulhamG, in the household of her widowed mother Catherine Craner, and was recorded as Annie Sackett, married, aged 37 and born in Brackley.7
     In 1911, 1914, and 1919 William and Annie Maria were listed on the electoral roll for Riccarton, Christchurch, New ZealandG, where William was working as a groom for Sir George Clifford.8,9,10 They returned to the UK between 1919 and 1922.
     William's wife Annie was booked to sail to Auckland, New ZealandG, on 31 August 1922 on the ship Ruahine. The passenger list indicates that she was not on board. Her death in London was registered during the September quarter, 1922.11
     William left a will which was proved on 15 April 1924 by his sister Annie. His estate was valued at £265.12

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1865. Sackett, William. Mother: Ward. Thanet. 2a:778."
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1924. Sackett, William, 59. Steyning."
  3. Probate record.
  4. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Sep qtr 1922. Sackett, Annie M, 58. Southwark."
  5. 1871 England census, RG10, piece 1073, folio 85, p. 32, GSU roll 827494
    6 Montague Pl, Brighton, Sussex
    John Sackett, head, married, 29, greengrocer, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Annie Sackett, wife, 29, b. Northampton, Brackley
    Maria Ward, dau {ITAL:]sic], widow, 23, annuitant, b. Northampton, Brackley
    Frederick Ward, grandson {ITAL:]sic], 3, scholar, b. Sussex, Brighton
    William Sackett, son, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Thomas Sackett, son, 4, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Geo Sackett, son, 4 mo, b. Sussex, Brighton
    Thomas Ward, nephew, 13, greengrocer's assistant, b. Northampton, Brackley.
  6. 1881 England census, FHL 1341011, PRO RG11/0049/86/30
    London, Middlesex
    18 Kramer Mews
    John Sackett, head, married, 38, b. Broadstairs, Kent, general dealer in provisions
    Ann Sackett, wife, 36, b. Brackley, Northampton
    William Sackett, son, 17, b. Ramsgate, Kent, dealer in provisions
    Thomas Sackett, son, 13, b. Ramsgate
    George Sackett, son, 9, b. Brighton, Sussex
    Annie Sackett, dau, 6, b. London, Middlesex
    Fred Ward, other, 13, b. Brighton
    Maria Ward, serv, married, 41, b. Brackley, genrl serv
    Fred Cramer, cousin, unmarried, 18, b. Brackley, ostler 8.1[?].
  7. 1901 England census, 67/7v
    1 Guion Road (St Dionis), Fulham, London
    Catherine CRANER, head, widow, 62, b. Brackley, Northamptonshire
    Thomas CRANER, son, single, 26, grocer's assistant, b. Brackley
    Annie SACKETT, dau, married, 37, b. Brackley
    [house shared with second family -]
    William J TILBY, head, married, 35, pawn brokers' manager, worker, b. Woodgreen, Middlesex
    Lizzie TILBY, wife, 29, b. Brackley
    John W TILBY, son, 1y 8m, b. Fulham.
  8. "New Zealand, Electoral Rolls, 1853–1981" (Ancestry image), 1911 Riccarton Roll, "6138—Sackett, Annie Maria, c/o Sir George Clifford, Fendalton, married."; "6139—Sackett, William, c/o Sir George Clifford, Fendalton, groom."
  9. "New Zealand, Electoral Rolls, 1853–1981", , 1914 Riccarton Roll, "5950—Sackett, Annie Maria, c/o Sir George Clifford, Fendalton, married."; "5951—Sackett, William, c/o Sir George Clifford, Fendalton, groom."
  10. "New Zealand, Electoral Rolls, 1853–1981", , 1919 Riccarton Roll, "6718—Sackett, Annie Maria, c/o Sir Geo Clifford, Fendalton, married."; "6719—Sackett, William, c/o Sir George Clifford, Fendalton, groom."
  11. "UK Outward Passenger Lists 1890–1960" (Ancestry image), "Mrs Annie M Sackett, age 56, of 389 Walworth Rd, SE, 3rd class, dep. Southampton, 31 Aug 1922, to Auckland, New Zealand, ship Ruahine, New Zealand Shipping Company Ltd. [Entry crossed through and annotated "NOB"]."
  12. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Sackett William of 3 Clarendon-villas Hove Sussex died 29 February 1924 Probate Lewes 15 April to Annie Levitt (wife of Frederick Levitt). Effects £265 18s. 6d."
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited23 Nov 2016

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