Douglas Sackett

(1907-1976)
FatherAlfred James Sackett (1865-1942)
MotherLydia Hatfield (1868-1954)
Douglas Sackett, meteorologist, son of Alfred James Sackett and Lydia Hatfield, was born at Les Banques, St Sampson's, GuernseyG, on 18 May 1907.1 He died aged 68 in GuernseyG on 1 January 1976. He married on 21 December 1939, Mary Emma (Marie) Sutton, daughter of Wilsie John Sutton and Elizabeth Hannah Jones.
     In 1911 Douglas was living at Ollivier Street, St Anne's, AlderneyG, in the household of his parents Alfred and Lydia, and was recorded in the census as Douglas Sackett, aged three and born in St Sampson's.2
(1911 census)
ChartsDescendants of Jabez Sackett
ReferenceR.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. Register of Births, Guernsey (Guernsey Greffe, Royal Court House), 341/68, "18 May 1907 Douglas s. Alfred Sackett & Lydia Hatfield, b. at Les Banques, St Sampson's. Father's occupation: commis."
  2. 1911 Channel Islands census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Ollivier Street, St Anne's, Alderney
    8 rooms
    Sackett, Alfred James, head, 45, married, clerk, granite merchant, resident, b. Rye, Sussex, father b. Hythe, Kent
    Sackett, Lydia, wife, 41, m. 17y, 6 ch., 3 living, b. Hull, Yorkshire, father b. Hull
    Sackett, Alma, dau, 12, b. Hull, Yorkshire, father b. Rye, Sussex
    Sackett, Leslie, son, 5, b. St Sampson's, Guernsey, father b. Rye, Sussex
    Sackett, Douglas, son, 3, b. St Sampson's, Guernsey, father b. Rye, Sussex.
Last Edited21 August 2011