William George Sackett

(1891-1968)
FatherFrancis Thomas "Frank" Sackett (1863-1937)
MotherLouisa Brown (c 1866-)
William George Sackett, son of Francis Thomas "Frank" Sackett and Louisa Brown, was born in Maidstone, KentG, on 23 November 1891.1,2,3 He died aged 76 in Portsmouth, HampshireG, on 2 February 1968.4,5 He married in Camberwell, LondonG, on 25 May 1917, Amy Violet Sides, daughter of ___ Sides and ___ Bossom.5,6,7 Amy was born in Lewisham, KentG, on 8 December 18968,3 and died aged 85 in PortsmouthG, on 2 January 1982.5,9
     William attended Jessop Road School, Lambeth, LondonG from ages three to seven, being admitted on 7 October 1895 and leaving on 30 June 1900. The family was living at 25 Milkwood Road in 1895. William's guardian in 1899 was recorded as another William Sackett, of 24 Kemmerton Road, probably the boy's uncle.10
     In 1911 William was living at 97 Park Road, West Dulwich, LondonG, in the household of his parents Frank and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, a railway clerk, aged 19 and born in Maidstone.11
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, William and Amy were living at 253 Malpas Road, Deptford, LondonG. William was a railway clerk, Amy a drapery dealer. Two other residents whose names are withheld in the record were presumably their children, Maurice and Elsie.12
     William's wife Amy joined the British Post Office, London Telecommunications Region, in July 1951 as a clerical assistant.13

Children of William George Sackett and Amy Violet Sides

Sackett Family Association descendants
Tom Sackett.
ReferenceR.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1891. Sackett, William George. Mother: Brown. Maidstone. 2a:72."
  2. "London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840–1911", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Jessop Road School, Lambeth, adm no 189, 7 Oct 1895, William Sackett, parents/guardian: Frank, of 25 Milkwood Rd, b. 23 Nov 1891, last sch: none, date of leaving: 3 Jul 1899."
  3. 1939 Register.
  4. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Mar qtr 1968. Sackett, William G, 76. Portsmouth. 6B:835."
  5. Email from Tom Sackett to Terri Carlson, July 2014.
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1917. Sackett, William G. Spouse: Sides. Camberwell. 1d:1448."
  7. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1917. Sides, Amy V. Spouse: Sackett. Camberwell. 1d:1448."
  8. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1897. Sides, Amy Violet. Mother: Bossom. Lewisham. 1d:1223."
  9. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Mar qtr 1982. Sackett, Amy Violet, b. 8 Dec 1896. Portsmouth. 20:0624."
  10. "London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840–1911", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Jessop Road School, Lambeth, adm no 189, 7 Oct 1895, William Sackett, parents/guardian: Frank, of 25 Milkwood Rd, b. 23 Nov 1891, last sch: none, date of leaving: 3 Jul 1899."
    "Jessop Road School, Lambeth, adm no 1147, 3 Jul 1899, William Sackett, parents/guardian: William Sackett, of 24 Kemmerton Rd, b. Nov 1891, last sch: Jessop Rd Infants (2 yrs), date of leaving: 30 Jun 1900, remarks: removed Norwood."
  11. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 97 Park Road, West Dulwich, London SE
    4 rooms
    Frank Sackett, head, 48, married, railway clerk, worker, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 48, m. 26y, 4 ch, 2 living, b. Surrey, West Norwood
    William Sackett, son, 19, single, railway clerk, b. Kent, Maidstone.
  12. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 253 Malpas Road, Deptford, London: RG101/0126D/019/15, William G Sackett, b. 22 Nov 1891, married, railway clerk; RG101/0126D/019/16, Amy V Sackett, b. 8 Dec 1896, married, drapery dealer; & 2 closed records.
  13. "British Postal Service Appointment Books, 1737–1969", digital image, Ancestry.com, "July 1951, Sackett, Amy V, CA [clerical assistant], LTR [London Telecommunications Region]."
Last Edited10 November 2016