Ella Doreen Sackett

FatherLeonard Sackett (1869-1917)
MotherMartha Laetitia Sweeney (1873-1962)
Ella Doreen Sackett, daughter of Leonard Sackett and Martha Laetitia Sweeney, was born in Cooma, New South Wales, AustraliaG, in 1902.1 She married at the Methodist Church, Lismore, New South WalesG, on 8 July 1926, John William Axtens, son of H Axtens.2,3
     Ella competed in the Lismore Musical Festival in 1923, singing in the mezzo soprano and solo class.4

Children of Ella Doreen Sackett and John William Axtens

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 Notes & Citations

  1. "Australia birth index, 1788-1922", database, Ancestry.com, "1902, Ella D Sackett, d. Leonard Sackett & Martha L, Cooma, NSW, reg. 30914."
  2. The Sydney Herald, (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia), 8 July 1926, p. 6,
    At the Methodist Church, Lismore, on June 7, the wedding of Miss Ella Sackett, eldest daughter of the late L. Sackett and Mrs. Sackett, of Cathcart Street, Lismore and Mr. J. W. Axtens, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Axtens, of Mosman, was celebrated by the Rev. S. Bonnor."
  3. Website Australia marriage index, 1788-1949 (Ancestry.co.uk) (http://www.ancestry.co.uk), "1926, John W Axtens & Ella D Sackett, Lismore, New South Wales, reg. 11441."
  4. The Sydney Herald, (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia), 27 September 1923, p. 10,
    "Lismore Musical Festival
    Lismore's eleventh annual musical festival was officially opened last night by Mr. George Nesbitt, M.L.A., who was accompanied by Mrs. Nesbitt. There was a large gathering, which included visitors from all parts of the district ….Results:– … Mezzo Soprano and solo (16 and over). Miss Enid Moore (Murwillumbah), Miss A. Howell (Lismore) and Miss Ella Sackett (Lismore), 83."
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Sackett
Sackett Family Association descendants
Barry Axtens.
Last Edited27 Jun 2019

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