Percival Martin Sackett

FatherMartin Luther Sackett (1876-1951)
MotherElizabeth Anna Percival (1878-1961)
Percival Martin Sackett, son of Martin Luther Sackett and Elizabeth Anna Percival, was born in Ilford, EssexG, on 26 July 1905.1,2,3 He died aged 59 at home at Rattvik, 28 Peakdene Lane, East Dene, Eastbourne, SussexG, on 28 March 1965.4,5 He married at Hendon, MiddlesexG, in 1936, Doris Mary Grace Parr, daughter of ___ Skillman.6,7 Doris was born in Kensington, LondonG, on 14 July 19068,3 and died aged 67 in Ealing, LondonG, in 1974.9
     In 1911 Percival was living at 58 Bedford Road, IlfordG, in the household of his parents Martin and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as Percival Martin Sackett, aged five and born in Ilford.10
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Percival and Doris were living at 281 Woodcock Hill, Wembley, MiddlesexG. Percival was an assistant sales manager.11
     Percival proved his mother Elizabeth's will on 11 May 1961. Her estate was valued at £2,780.12
     Percival left a will which was proved on 17 June 1965 by his widow Doris. His estate was valued at £866.13

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1905. Sackett, Percival Martin. Mother: Percival. Romford. 4a:564."
  2. Census.
  3. 1939 Register.
  4. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1965. Sackett, Percival M, 59. Hailsham. 5h:394."
  5. Probate record.
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1936. Sackett, Percival M. Spouse: Parr. Hendon. 3a:1768."
  7. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1936. Parr, Doris M G. Spouse: Sackett. Hendon. 3a:1768."
  8. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1906. Parr, Doris Mary Grace. Mother: Skillman. Kensington. 1a:130."
  9. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Mar qtr 1974. Sackett, Doris Mary G, b. 14 Jul 1906. Ealing. 5B:209."
  10. 1911 England census, digital image,, 58 Bedford Road, Ilford, Essex
    6 rooms
    Martin Luther Sackett, head, 34, married, shipping merchants' clerk, b. Glos, Langford
    Elizabeth Anna Sackett, wife, 32, m. 10y, 3 ch, all living, b. London, St George's E
    Kathleen Grace Sackett, dau, 8, b. Essex, Wanstead
    Percival Martin Sackett, son, 5, b. Essex, Ilford
    Doris Evelyn Sackett, dau, 1, b. Essex, Ilford.
  11. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 281 Woodcock Hill, Wembley M B, Middlesex: RG101/0954B/010/3, Percival M Sackett, b. 26 Jul 1905, married, assistant sales manager; RG101/0954B/010/4, Doris M G Sackett, b. 14 Jul 1906, married, unpaid domestic duties.
  12. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995", digital image,, "Sackett Elizabeth Anna of 281 Woodcock Hill Preston Road Harrow Middlesex widow died 28 January 1961 at Shenley Hospital near Radlett Hertfordshire Probate London 11 May to Percival Martin Sackett sales clerk. Effects £2780 1s. 2d."
  13. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995", digital image,, "Sackett Percival Martin of Rattvik 28 Peakdene Lane East Dean Eastbourne died 28 March 1965 Probate Lewes 17 June to Doris Mary Grace Sackett widow. £866."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsDescendants of Benjamin Sackett
Last Edited6 Nov 2016

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