John Fegen Sackett

FatherRobert George Sackett (1815-1896)
MotherJudith Fegen (c 1813-1879)
Birth1846, Ramsgate, KentG,1
Baptism1847, RamsgateG,2
Death1886, Thanet, KentG,3
Marriage1865, ThanetGSarah Johnson Taylor4,5
John Fegen Sackett, tailor, son of Robert George Sackett and Judith Fegen, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, in 18461 and baptized at St George's Church, RamsgateG, on 21 February 1847.2 He died aged 39 in Thanet, KentG, in 1886.3 He married in ThanetG in 1865, Sarah Johnson Taylor.4,5 Sarah was born in MargateG in about 1847. She died aged 61 at the Ladbroke Grove Infirmary, St Marylebone, LondonG, on 26 May 1908.6,7
     In 1851 John was living at 12 York Street, RamsgateG, and was recorded in the census as John Sackett, aged four and born in Ramsgate, son of Robert G Sackett.8
     In 1861 he was living at 3 Leopold Street, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents Robert and Judith, and was recorded as John Sackett, a sailor, aged 14, and born in Ramsgate.9
     In 1881 he was living at Ada Cottage, Farley Place, RamsgateG, and was recorded as John F Sackett, a tailor, head of household, married, aged 34 and born in Ramsgate, Kent. Living with him were his wife Sarah, aged 34 and also born in Ramsgate, their children, John, 16, Sarah, 14, Ellen, 11, Robert, 5, Judith, 2, and Amelia, aged two months, and an elderly gentleman lodger.10
     In 1891 John's widow Sarah was living at 8 Leopold Street, RamsgateG, and was recorded in the census as Sarah J Sackett, a needle woman, head of household, a widow, aged 42, and born in Margate. Living with her were her children, George, 16, and Judith, aged 12.11
     In 1901 Sarah was living at 25 Frederick Street, St Marylebone, LondonG, in the household of William and Emily Turrell, and was recorded as S Sackett, a needleworker, a widow aged 54 and born in Margate.12

Children of John Fegen Sackett and Sarah Johnson Taylor

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1846. Sackett, John Fegen. Mother: Fegen. Thanet. 5:533."
  2. Baptisms Register, St George, Ramsgate (Transcript), "21 February 1847 John Fegen s. Robert George & Judith Sackett, Ramsgate, cordwainer."
  3. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Jun qtr 1886. Sackett, John Fegen, 39. Thanet."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1865. Sackett, John Fegen. Thanet. 2a:933."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1865. Taylor, Sarah Johnson. Thanet. 2a:933."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Jun qtr 1908. Sackett, Sarah, 61. Kensington. 1a:89."
  7. Register of Deaths, Ladbroke Grove Infirmary, St Marylebone, Middlesex (Ancestry image), "26 May 1908 Sarah Sackett, 61."
  8. 1851 England census, 12 York St, Ramsgate
    Robert G Sackett, head, married, 36, shoemaker empl. 1 man, 1 apprentice, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Judith Sackett, wife, 38, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    George Sackett, son, 10, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Charles Sackett, son, 9, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Richard Sackett, son, 6, scholar, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    John Sackett, son, 4, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Arthur Sackett, son, 2, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Mary Fegen, sister, unmarried, 40, b. Kent, Ramsgate.
  9. 1861 England census, RG9/537/f44
    3 Leopold St., Ramsgate, Kent
    Robert Sackett, head, married, 45, cordwainer, b. Ramsgate
    Judith Sackett, wife, 48, b. Ramsgate
    Charles Sackett, son, unm., 19, shipwright, b. Ramsgate
    Richard Sackett, son, unm., 16, labourer, b. Ramsgate
    John Sackett, son, 14, sailor, b. Ramsgate
    Arthur Sackett, son, 12, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    George Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    Edward Sackett, son, 4, scholar, b. Ramsgate
    Henry Horn, lodger, unm., 43, cordwainer, b. Whitstable, Kent.
  10. 1881 England census, FHL 1341235, PRO RG11/0988/100/31
    Ramsgate, Kent
    Ada Cott Farley Place
    John F. SACKETT, head, married, 34, b. Ramsgate, Kent, tailor
    Sarah J. SACKETT, wife, 34, b. Ramsgate
    John E. SACKETT, son, unmarried, 16, b. Ramsgate, tailor
    Sarah E. SACKETT, dau, 14, b. Ramsgate, tailor
    Ellen R. SACKETT, dau, 11, b. Ramsgate, tailor
    Robert G. SACKETT, son, 5, b. Ramsgate, tailor
    Judith J. SACKETT, dau, 2, b. Ramsgate, tailor
    Amelia B. SACKETT, dau, 2 months, b. Ramsgate, tailor
    Ebenezer IGGLESDEN, lodger, married, 67, b. Dover, Kent, gentleman, invalid.
  11. 1891 England census, RG12/730/f127
    8 Leopold St, Ramsgate, Kent
    Sarah J Sackett, head, widow, 42, needle woman, b. Margate, Kent
    George Sackett, son, 16, errand boy greengrocer, b. Ramsgate
    Judith Sackett, dau, 12, b. Ramsgate.
  12. 1901 England census, RG13, piece 117, folio 50, p. 30
    25 Frederick Street, St Marylebone, London
    William Turrell, head, married, 56, house painter & decorator, b. London, Ealing
    Emily Turrell, wife, 54, b. London, Bermondsey
    Margaret Perry, [relationship blank], widow, 49, laundress, b. London, Paddington
    S Sackett, [relationship blank], widow, 54, needlework shirt, worker,
    b. Margate, Kent
    F Turner, boarder, single, female, 22, housemaid domestic, worker, b.
    Hackney, London.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3 (English)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Brian J Sackett, David Rees, Megan Rees, Margaret Sackett and James Hughes.
Last Edited18 Mar 2024

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