Leonard Francis "Frank" Sackett

FatherLeonard Sackett (1869-1917)
MotherMartha Laetitia Sweeney (1873-1962)
Leonard Francis "Frank" Sackett, son of Leonard Sackett and Martha Laetitia Sweeney, was born in Cootamundra, New South Wales, AustraliaG, in 1898.1 He died aged about 60 in Lismore, New South WalesG, in 1958.2 He married at Bowral, New South WalesG, in 1926, Miriam Ruth Riley.3 Miriam died in LismoreG on 3 August 1980.4
     Leonard was elected secretary of the Richmond Rugby Football League in LismoreG in March 1919. His name appeared again as a general committeeman at the Rugby League Country Conference in 1935.5,6
Leonard Francis Sackett (1898–1958), East Lismore Cemetery, New South Wales
"Sacred to the memory of Leonard Sackett / died May 19, 1917 / aged 48 years / At Rest / Also Martha Letitia Sackett / died 28th Sept 1962 / aged 88 years."
(Src: Leonard John Sackett, 2011)

Children of Leonard Francis "Frank" Sackett and Miriam Ruth Riley

 Notes & Citations

  1. "Australia birth index, 1788-1922" (Ancestry transcript), "1898, Leonard F Sackett, s. Leonard Sackett & Martha L, Cootamundra, NSW, reg. 2593."
  2. Information supplied by Sheila Phythian to Chris Sackett, June 2010.
  3. "Australia marriage index, 1788-1949" (Ancestry transcript), "1926, Leonard F Sackett & Miriam R Riley, Bowral, New South Wales, reg. 18515."
  4. Email from Jim Lofts (GOONS) to Chris Sackett, February 2015.
  5. The Sydney Herald, (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia), 15 March 1929, p. 14,
    "LISMORE.— … At the annual meeting of the Richmond Rugby Football League Mr, L. A. McKinnon was elected president, Mr, L. F. Sackett secretary, and Mr. J. J. McCredie treasurer."
  6. The Sydney Herald, 4 March 1935, p. 14,
    Rugby League Country Conference
    The annual conference of the Rugby League … General Committee, Messrs. L. F. Sackett (Lismore) …."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Sackett
Sackett Family Association descendants
Leonard John Sackett.
Last Edited28 Dec 2019

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