Edith Marion Sackett

(1899-1968)
FatherGeorge Henry Sackett (1875-1966)
MotherEliza Ayres (1874-)
Edith Marion Sackett, daughter of George Henry Sackett and Eliza Ayres, was born in Weymouth, DorsetG, in 18991 and baptized at Fleet, DorsetG, on 30 April 1899.2 She died aged 69 in WeymouthG, in 1968.3 She married in WeymouthG, in 1920, Frederick G Sheldon.4
     In 1901 Edith was living at 10 Khartoum Road, Weymouth, DorsetG, in the household of her parents George and Eliza, and was recorded in the census as Edith Sackett, aged two and born in Fleet, Dorset.5
     In 1911 she was living at 21 Spring Gardens, Weymouth, DorsetG, in the household of her parents George and Elvina, and was recorded as Edith Sackett, a schoolgirl, aged 12 and born in Weymouth.6
     Edith and her sister Ethel proved their father George's will on 22 April 1966. His estate was valued at £3,061.7

Child of Edith Marion Sackett and Frederick G Sheldon

ReferenceR.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1899. Sackett, Edith Marion. Mother: Ayres. Weymouth. 5a:259."
  2. Baptism, Fleet, Dorset (Ancestry.co.uk), "Edith Marion Sackett, bap. 30 Apr 1899, d. of George Henry & Eliza Sackett."
  3. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1837–1915 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Jun qtr 1968. Sheldon, Edith M, 69. Weymouth. 7c:188."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1920. Sackett, Edith M. Spouse: Sheldon. Weymouth. 5a:872."
    "Dec qtr 1920. Sheldon, Frederick G. Spouse: Sackett. Weymouth. 5a:872."
  5. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13; Piece: 1994; Folio: 125; Page: 16
    10 Khartoum Road, All Saints and Wyke Regis, Weymouth, Dorset
    George Sackett, head, married, 24, labourer Whitehead Torpedo Works, b. Devon, Teignmouth
    Eliza Sackett, wife, 25, b. Somerset, Bridgewater
    Edith Sackett, dau, 2, b. Dorset, Fleet
    George Chaplin, boarder, single, 22, machinist Whitehead Torpedo Works, b. London, Camden Town.
  6. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 21 Spring Gardens, Weymouth, Dorset
    5 rooms
    George Sackett, head, 36, married, driller Whitehead Torpedo, loco torpedo works, worker, b. Devon, Teignmouth
    Elvina Sackett, wife, 36, m. 13y, 4 ch, 2 living, b. Somerset, Bridgewater
    Edith Sackett, dau, 12, school, b. Dorset, Weymouth
    Ethel Sackett, dau, 10, school, b. Dorset, Weymouth.
  7. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett George Henry of 55 Southview Road Westham Weymouth Dorset died 12 February 1966 Probate Winchester 22 April to Edith Marion Sheldon widow and Ethel Eliza Vallens married woman. £3061."
Last Edited8 November 2016