Harry Hewitt Sackett

(1906-)
FatherHarry Sackett (1879-1942)
MotherCharlotte Goozee (c 1876-1943)
Harry Hewitt Sackett, son of Harry Sackett and Charlotte Goozee, was born in Shoreditch, LondonG, on 5 August 19061 and baptized at St John's Church, Hoxton, LondonG, on 2 September 1906.2 He married in Brentford, MiddlesexG, in 1927, Eileen M J O'Boyle.3,4
     In 1911 Harry was living at 137 Hoxton Street, HoxtonG, in the household of his parents Harry and Charlotte, and was recorded in the census as Harry Hewitt Sackett, aged four and born in Shoreditch.5
     Harry returned from South Africa, arriving in London from Cape Town on 27 January 1927 on the Llanstephan Castle. His UK address was 46 Bath Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill. He was then a 20-year-old student. As his last permanent residence was given as South Africa, it would appear he had spent some time there. He intended to become permanently resident in England.6
     Harry's widow Eileen was granted administration on 18 March 1943 of his father Harry's estate, valued at £157.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1906. Sackett, Harry Hewitt. Mother: Goozee. Shoreditch. 1c:35."
  2. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Hoxton, Middlesex (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "2 Sep 1906 Harry Hewitt Sackett, b. 5 Aug 1906, s. Harry & Charlotte Sackett, of 137 Hoxton St, boot retailer."
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1927. Sackett, Harry. Spouse: O'Boyle. Brentford. 3a:588."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1927. O'Boyle, Eileen M J. Spouse: Sackett. Brentford. 3a:588."
  5. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 137 Hoxton Street, Hoxton, London N
    4 rooms
    Harry Sackett, head, 31, married, boot retailer, employer, b. London, Haggerston
    Charlotte Sackett, wife, 34, 2 ch, both living, assists in business, b. London, Bethnal Green
    Harry Hewitt Sackett, son, 4, b. London, Shoreditch
    Stanley Goozee Sackett, son, 3, b. London, Shoreditch
    Evangeline Stapleton, servant, 17, general servant (domestic), b. Bermondsey.
  6. "UK Incoming Passenger Lists 1878–1960", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Harry Hewitt Sackett, 20, student, British, Llanstephan Castle 3rd class, arr. 27 Jan 1927 London, from Cape Town, South Africa, UK address 46 Bath Rd, Harrow-on-Hill, last permanent residence South Africa, intended permanent residence England."
  7. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Harry of 105 Station-parade Harrogate died 3 December 1942 Administration Llandudno 18 March 1943 to Eileen Mary Josephine Sackett widow. Effects £157 11s. 2d."
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Last Edited6 November 2016