Beatrice Sackett

(1900-1992)
FatherCharles A Sackett (1864-1935)
MotherFlorence A Ruland
Beatrice Sackett, daughter of Charles A Sackett and Florence A Ruland, was born in Kent, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 14 September 1900.1,2 She died aged 92 in Cornwall, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 17 October 1992.3,4,5,6 She married first at the Old First Presbyterian Church, Fifth Avenue, New York CityG, on 18 May 1922, Alfred Purdy Hodgman, son of George Barker Hodgman and Daisy Purdy.7,8,9 Alfred was born in New York CityG, on 22 January 189710 and died aged 35 in Manhattan, New York CityG, on 14 March 1932.11 She married second at St Stephen's Church, Ridgefield, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, on 7 July 1944, Philip Campbell "Peter" Eccles, son of William McAdam Eccles MS, FRCS and Anna Coralie Anstie.12 Philip was born in St Marylebone, LondonG, on 27 July 1907.2,13 He died aged 53 in San Francisco, CaliforniaG, on 22 December 196014 and was buried at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo County, CaliforniaG.15 "Peter" Eccles was a banker with Barclays Bank, serving in the Middle East and Africa before taking up the management of the Bank's operations in California. His brother David Eccles (later 1st Viscount Eccles) was a minister in Churchill's wartime and post-war cabinets.
     In 1910 Beatrice was living at Grand Avenue, Brooklyn, New York CityG, in the household of her parents Charles and Florence, and was recorded in the census as Beatrice Sackett, aged nine and born in Connecticut.16
     In 1920 she was living at Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, New York CityG, in the household of her parents Charles and Florence, and was recorded as Beatrice Sackett, aged 19.17
     In 1930 she was living at Parkway Road, Bronxville, Westchester County, New York StateG, in the household of her husband Alfred, 33, a silk salesman, and was recorded as Beatrice Hodgman, aged 29. Their one-year-old son Charles was living with them. They owned their home. There was also a female housekeeper in the household.18
     Beatrice travelled from Spain on the SS Greeley Victory, arriving in New York on 18 July 1946. She visited Cape Town, South Africa, in 1948, sailing from Brooklyn, New York, on the SS Robin Mowbray. Beatrice visited England in 1951, travelling on the Queen Mary from New York on 5 January 1951. She returned with her husband Philip, travelling first class on the Queen Mary from Southampton and arriving in New York on 6 February 1951. In 1958 Beatrice visited Spain, returning from Algeciras on the SS Constitution and arriving in New York on 23 October 1958.19,20,21,22,23

Child of Beatrice Sackett and Alfred Purdy Hodgman

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 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "8666. Beatrice Sackett, b. Sept. 14, 1900."
  2. Death record.
  3. "Social Security Death Index", database, Ancestry.com, "Beatrice S Eccles, b. 14 Sep 1900, d. 17 Oct 1992, last res. 06753 Cornwall, Litchfield, Connecticut, SSN issued California 1961."
  4. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Eccles, Beatrice Sackett, b. Kent, Litchfield, Connecticut, 14 Sep 1900, d. 17 Oct 1992, father Charles A Sackett, mother Florence A Ruland. Listed Jan 1962 as Beatrice Sackett Eccles. Listed Jul 1963 as P C Eccles. Listed 3 Nov 1992 as Beatrice S Eccles."
  5. "California, Death Index, 1940–1997", database, Ancestry.com, "Eccles, Beatrice Sackett, b. Connecticut, 14 Sep 1901 [sic], d. Alameda, CA, 17 Oct 1992, mother Ruland, father Sackett."
  6. San Francisco Chronicle (California), digital image, GenealogyBank (https://www.genealogybank.com), 20 Oct 1992, p 30, "ECCLES, Beatrice Sackett—Of San Francisco, October 17, 1992; age 92; wife of the late Philip Campbell Eccles, OBE, CBE; mother of Charles S. Hodgman of Cornwall, CT; also survived by four grandchildren and a niece Pilar Sacbater of Malorca, Spain. There will be no Services. Interment will be in Winchester, England."
  7. "Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851–2003", digital image, Ancestry.com, New York Times, 19 November 1920, "Engagements.
    Miss Beatrice Sackett to Wed Alfred Purdy Hodgman.
    Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Sackett of 247 Fifth Avenue announce the engagement of their younger daughter, Miss Beatrice Sackett, to Alfred Purdy Hodgman, son of Mr. and Mrs. George B. Hodgman of 399 Park Avenue and Greenwich, Conn.
    Miss Sackett's father is President of the Mutual Bank of this city. She is a sister of Miss Eleanor L. Sackett. Mr. Hodgman has two brothers, John Martindale Hodgman, and George Barker Hodgman, Jr. The latter married Miss Esther M. McDonald. His father is President of the Hodgman Rubber Company."
  8. Website New York Times, Newspaper Archive (http://query.nytimes.com), May 19, 1922, "MISS SACKETT WEDS ALFRED P. HODGMAN/ Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Sackett Married in Old First Presbyterian Church.
    The wedding of Alfred Purdy Hodgman, a son of Mr. and Mrs. George Barker Hodgman, and Miss Beatrice Sackett, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Sackett, took place yesterday afternoon in the Old First Presbyterian Church, on lower Fifth Avenue, the Rev. Dr. Harry Emerson Fosdick officiating. The bride ... was attended by her sister, Miss Eleanor Sackett, as maid of honor, ... and the bridesmaids ... were the Misses Dorothy Hodgman, Katherine Hurd and Hulda Fox. Mrs. George B. Hodgman Jr. was also an attendant. Alexander C. Neave was best man, and the ushers were R. McAllister Lloyd Jr., B. Theodore Hodgman Jr., George B. Hodgman Jr., F. Thayer Hobson, Guy Richards and Barclay Robinson. The wedding reception was held at the Sackett residence, 247 Fifth Avenue. On their return from their honeymoon Mr. and Mrs. Hodgman will spend the Summer in Bronxville."
  9. "Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851–2003", digital image, Ancestry.com, New York Times, 19 May 1922, "Married. / Hodgman—Sackett—On Thursday, May 18, 1922, at the First Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Dr. Harry Emerson Fosdick, Beatrice, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Sackett, to Alfred Purdy Hodgman, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Barker Hodgman."
  10. "US Passport Applications, 1795–1925", digital image, Ancestry.com.
  11. "New York, Death Index, 1862–1948", database, Ancestry.com.
  12. Andrews Newspaper Index Cards (England), digital image, Ancestry.com, Unnamed publication, 20 July 1944, "ECCLES : HODGMAN.—On July 7, 1944, at St. Stephen's Church, Ridgefield, Conn., U.S.A., Philip ("Peter") Eccles, of Barclays Bank, Alexandria, younger son of W. McAdam Eccles, M.S., F.R.C.S., 104, Bryanston Court, London, and the late Mrs. McAdam Eccles, to Beatrice, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Sackett, of New York City, and widow of Alfred Hodgman."
  13. Website England & Wales Birth Index (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Sep qtr 1907. Eccles, Philip Campbell. St Marylebone. 1a:468."
  14. Oakland Tribune (California), digital image, Newspapers.com, 23 Dec 1960, p 32, "Philip Campbell Eccles. British banker Philip Campbell Eccles, a leading member of the British colony in the Bay Area, died yesterday in San Francisco after a long illness. He was 53. Mr. Eccles was the brother of Britain's education minister Sir David Eccles, and had been the Pacific Coast representative of the British banking house of Barclays for the past nine years. He had served the bank for 33 years and spent most of his career in Africa. Mr. Eccles lived at 2730 Union St. with his wife, Mrs. Beatrice Sackett Eccles."
  15. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  16. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_957; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0103; FHL microfilm: 1374970
    Grand Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, 18/19 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Charles A, head, 45, m2. 18y, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NJ, president, bank
    Sackett, Florence R, wife, 45, m1. 18y, 2 ch, both living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Eleanor A, dau, 16, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Beatrice, dau, 9, b. CT, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Briscoe, Rose A, servant, 40, single, b. Ire (English), father b. Ire (English), mother b. Ire (English), immigrated 1885, cook, private family
    Murray, Elizabeth A, servant, 40, single, b. Ire (English), father b. Ire (English), mother b. Ire (English), immigrated 1886, waitress, private family.
  17. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1203; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 749
    Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, New York, 19 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Charles A, head, 55, married, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NJ, banker
    Sackett, Florence R, wife, 54, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Eleanor L, dau, 26, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, aid? hospital service
    Sackett, Beatrice, dau, 19, single, b. CT, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sullivan, Julie, servant, 54, single, immigrated 1884, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland, cook, private family
    Wrynn, Margaret, servant, 42, single, immigrated 1900, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland, maid, private family.
  18. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0116; FHL microfilm: 2341393
    Parkway Road, Bronxville, Westchester County, New York, 8 Apr 1930
    Hodgman, Alfred, head, home owned $3,300, 33, m. at 25, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, salesman, silk manufacturer
    Hodgman, Beatrice, wife, 29, m. at 21, b. CT, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Hodgman, Charles, son, 1 6/12, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. CT
    Clarke, Nellie, houseworker, 35, single, b. Irish Free State, father b. Irish Free State, mother b. Irish Free State, immigrated 1913, houseworker, private family.
  19. "New York Passenger Lists, 1820–1957", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Beatrice Sackett Eccles, arr. New York, NY, 18 Jul 1946, b. Kent, Connecticut, 14 Sep 1900, age 45y 10m, married, dep. Heulva, Spain, & Cadiz, Spain, 9 Jul 1946, on SS Greeley Victory, cabin class, US passport issued Gibraltar, 20 Mar 1946, last dep. US, 6 Sep 1944, US address, Lane End, West Cornwall, Conn."
  20. "U.S., Departing Passenger and Crew Lists, 1914–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Beatrice Sackett Eccles, c/o Colby, 55 East 93rd St, New York 19, NY, age 47, b. Kent, CT, dep. 28 Jul 1948, from Brooklyn, New York, NY, SS Robin Mowbray, to Cape Town, intending to remain abroad indefinitely."
  21. "U.S., Departing Passenger and Crew Lists, 1914–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Beatrice Eccles, of Barclays Bank, (DC&O), 120 Broadway, NY, age 50, b. Kent, Conn, dep. 5 Jan 1951, from New York, RMS Queen Mary, intending to remain abroad for one month."
  22. "New York Passenger Lists, 1820–1957", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Philip C Eccles, age 43, of Lane End, West Cornwall, Conn, British, & Beatrice S Eccles, 50, same address, US citizen, 15 pieces of baggage, RMS Queen Mary, first class, dep. Southampton, 31 Jan 1951, arr. New York, 6 Feb 1951."
  23. "New York State, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1917–1967", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Beatrice S Eccles, age 58, b. Kent, Conn, 14 Sep 1900, US address 2730 Union St, San Fran, Calif, boarded Algeciras, Spain, arr. New York, NY, 23 Oct 1958, SS Constitution."
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Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited29 October 2018