Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh

(1886-1957)
FatherJames George Marsh (c 1848-1903)
MotherEmma Hogbin (1847-1934)
Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh
(1886–1957)
(Src: Helen Jeffries)
Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh, son of James George Marsh and Emma Hogbin, was born in Broadstairs, KentG, in 1886.1,2 He died aged 71 at home at 7 Crow Hill, BroadstairsG, on 21 March 1957.3,4 He married in Camberwell, LondonG, in 1910, Helen Cicely Perkins.5,6 Helen was born in CamberwellG, in about 1885.
     In 1891 Donald was living at 7 & 8 Clarendon Road, St Peter in Thanet, KentG, in the household of his parents James and Emma, and was recorded in the census as Donald A S Marsh, aged five and born in Broadstairs.7
     In 1901 he was living at 7 Lordship Lane, Camberwell, LondonG, in the household of his parents James and Emma, and was recorded as Donald A S Marsh, a scholar, aged 15 and born in Broadstairs.8
     In 1911 he was living at 8 High Street, Broadstairs, KentG, and was recorded as Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh, a gas fitter with the Broadstairs Gas Company, head of household, married, aged 25 and born in Broadstairs. Living with him was his wife Helen Cicely, also aged 25.9
(1911 census)

     Donald and his sister Emma proved their mother Emma's will in LondonG on 17 May 1934. Her estate was valued at £807.10
     Donald left a will which was proved on 6 May 1957 by his son Alan. His estate was valued at £2,979.11

Children of Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh and Helen Cicely Perkins

Sackett Family Association descendants
Helen Jeffries.
ChartsDescendants of Phoebe Sackett and John Hogbin
ReferenceQ.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1886. Marsh, Donald Alfred Sackett. Mother: Hogbin. Thanet. 2a:984."
  2. Census.
  3. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Mar qtr 1957. Marsh, Donald A S, 71. Thanet. 5b:844."
  4. Probate record.
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1910. Marsh, Donald Alfred S. Camberwell. 1d:1184."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1910. Perkins, Helen Cicely. Camberwell. 1d:1184."
  7. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG12, piece 733, folio 39, p. 6, GSU roll 6095843
    7 & 8 Clarendon Road, St Peter's, Kent
    James Geo Marsh, head, married, 42, bathing machine proprietor, employer, b. Kent, Canterbury
    Emma Marsh, wife, 43, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Emma Marsh, dau, 17, pupil teacher, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Edith Mary Marsh, dau, 13, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Kate Florence Marsh, dau, 12, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Oliver William Marsh, son, 9, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Hector Charles Marsh, son, 8, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Flora Alice Marsh, dau, 7, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Donald A S Marsh, son, 5, b. Kent, Broadstairs.
  8. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG13, piece 498, folio 128, p. 47
    7 Lordship Lane, Camberwell, London
    James G Marsh, head, married, 52, sea bathing establishment, employer, b. Kent, St Stephens
    Emma Marsh, wife, 53, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Arthur J Marsh, son, single, 26, grocer's assistant, worker, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Edith M Marsh, dau, single, 23, clerk, sub post office, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Kate F Marsh, dau, single, 22, telegraphist GPO civil service, worker, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Oliver W Marsh, son, single, 19, carpenter, worker, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Hector C Marsh, son, single, 18, clerk mercantile, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Nora A M Marsh, dau, 17, telegraph learner GPO civil service, worker, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Donald A S Marsh, son, 15, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs.
  9. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG14, piece 4504, schedule 157
    8 High Street, Broadstairs, Kent
    4 rooms
    Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh, head, 25, married, gas fitter, Broadstairs Gas Co, worker, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Helen Cicely Marsh, wife, 25, m. 1y, b. London, Camberwell.
  10. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Marsh Emma of Jamesville Crow Hill Broadstairs Kent widow died 10 January 1934 Probate London 17 May to Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh gas works superintendent and Emma Sisley (wife of John Albert Sisley). Effects £807 14s. 2d."
  11. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Marsh Donald Alfred Sackett of 7 Crow Hill Broadstairs Kent died 21 March 1957 Probate London 6 May to Alan Donald Marsh ship broker and Felice Bellini electrician. Effects £2979 7s. 7d."
Last Edited10 November 2016