George Henry Sackett

FatherJohn Henry Sackett (1804-)
MotherElizabeth Catherine Meinert (1807-)
Birth1830, Bermondsey, SurreyG,1
Baptism1830, BermondseyG,1
George Henry Sackett, son of John Henry Sackett and Elizabeth Catherine Meinert, was born in Bermondsey, SurreyG, on 29 April 18301 and baptized at St Mary Magdalen, BermondseyG, on 20 June 1830.1 He was probably the George Sackett who died in Islington, MiddlesexG, in 18802 and was buried at Islington CemeteryG on 27 August 1880.3
     In 1841 George was living at 10 James Place, St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey, SurreyG, in the household of his parents John and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as George Sacket, aged 11 and born in Surrey.4
     In 1851 he was living at 14 Moreton Terrace, Rotherhithe, SurreyG, in the household of his parents John and Elizabeth, and was recorded as George Sackett, a barge builder, aged 20 and born in Bermondsey.5
     George enlisted for ten years in the Royal Navy, serving from 3 February 1862 as a caulker on HMS Mars.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey, Surrey, "20 June 1830 George Henry s. John Henry & Elizabeth Catherine Sackett, shipwright, Providence Place, b. 29 April."
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Sep qtr 1880. Sackett, George, 59. Islington."
  3. Burials register, Islington Cemetery, London (, "27 Aug 1880, George Sackett."
  4. 1841 England census, 10 James Place, St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey, Surrey
    John Sacket, 37, shipwright, b. Surrey
    Elizabeth Sacket, 33, b. Surrey
    Mary Sacket, 13, b. Surrey
    George Sacket, 11, b. Surrey
    Emma Sacket, 7, b. Surrey
    Elizabeth Sacket, 4, b. not Surrey
    Eliza Sacket, 4 Mo, b. Surrey
    HO107; Piece 1048; Book: 3; Civil Parish: St Mary Magdalen Bermondsey; County: Surrey; Enumeration District: 7; Folio: 25; Page: 3; Line: 9; GSU roll: 474649.
  5. 1851 England census, 14 Moreton Ter., Rotherhithe, Surrey
    John Sackett, head, married, 47, barge builder, b. Surrey, Rotherhithe
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 43, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    George Sackett, son, 20, barge builder, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Maria Sackett, dau, 23, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Emma Sackett, dau, 17, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 13, b. Kent, Deptford
    Eliza Sackett, dau, 10, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Amelia Sackett, dau, 6, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    Chas. Sackett, son, 4, b. Surrey, Bermondsey
    HO 107/1583/f.305v&306.
  6. "UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1853–1928" (Ancestry image), "George Hy Sackett, caulker, first ship Mars, service started 3 Feb 1862, 10 yrs."
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
1st cousin 7 times removed of Simon Sackett the colonist
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Last Edited22 Nov 2016

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