Gerald Martin Sackett

(1928-)
FatherVincent Eli John Sackett (1884-1958)
MotherKathleen Martha Elizabeth Kirk-Jones (1895-1958)
Gerald Martin Sackett, son of Vincent Eli John Sackett and Kathleen Martha Elizabeth Kirk-Jones, was born in Rawal Pindi, Bengal, IndiaG, on 29 October 19281,2 and baptized there in 1928.3 He married first in Bathavon, Somerset, EnglandG, on 30 December 1950, Margaret Irene Long, daughter of Richard Long and Winifred Coombs.1,4,5 Margaret was born on 16 March 19326,7 and died aged 39 in Weston-super-Mare, SomersetG, in 1972.8 He married second in Bristol, GloucestershireG, on 18 November 1978, Minnie E R Matthews.1,9,10
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Gerald was a schoolboy, living at 16 Albert Villas, BristolG with his parents.11 His future wife Margaret was a schoolgirl, living at 26 St George's Road, Keynsham, SomersetG with her parents Richard and Winifred.12
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Vincent Eli John Sackett (1884–1958) Family Bible, in possession of Dale Wakefield.
  2. Vincent Eli John Sackett (1884–1958) Family Tree, in possession of Dale Wakefield.
  3. "British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns, Births & Baptisms", database, Findmypast, "Rawal Pindi, Bengal, bap. 1928, b. 1928, Gerald Martin Sackett."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1950. Sackett, Gerald M. Spouse: Long. Bathavon. 7c:104."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1950. Long, Margaret I. Spouse: Sackett. Bathavon. 7c:104."
  6. Website England & Wales Birth Index (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Jun qtr 1932. Long, Margaret I. Mother: Coombs. Bath. 5c:681."
  7. 1939 Register.
  8. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Mar qtr 1972. Sackett, Margaret Irene, b. 16 Mar 1932. Weston-Super-Mare. 7C:1639."
  9. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1978. Sackett, Gerald M. Spouse: Matthews. Bristol. 22:0576."
  10. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1978. Matthews, Minnie E R. Spouse: Sackett. Bristol. 22:0576."
  11. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 16 Albert Villas, Bristol C B, Gloucestershire: Vincent E Sackett, b. 17 Oct 1884, married, cinema commissionaire; Kathleen M Sackett, b. 3 Oct 1895, unpaid domestic duties; Gerald M Sackett, b. 29 Oct 1928, at school; & 2 closed records; & 4 billeted signallers, RCS.
  12. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Long household, 26 St George's Road, Keynsham U D, Somerset: Richard Long, b. 1895, married, cinema attendant; Winifred Long, b. 1903, married, unpaid domestic duties; Margaret I Long (later Sackett), b. 16 Mar 1932, at school; Anthony Long, b. 1938, under school age.
Last Edited15 March 2016