Doris May Sackett

FatherGilbert "Bertie" Sackett (1874-1933)
MotherMabel Agnes Dawson (1879-1945)
Birth1903, Ramsgate, KentG,1,2,3,4
Death1989, Thanet, KentG,5,6
Marriage1947George Jarvis5
Doris May Sackett, daughter of Gilbert "Bertie" Sackett and Mabel Agnes Dawson, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 13 September 1903.1,2,3,4 She died there aged 85 on 6 August 1989.5,6 She married on 16 January 1947, George Jarvis.5
     In 1911 Doris was living at 8 Salisbury Avenue, RamsgateG, in the household of her parents Gilbert and Mabel, and was recorded in the census as Doris May Sackett, aged seven and born in Ramsgate.7
     In 1921 she was living at 8 Salisbury Avenue, RamsgateG, in the household of her parents Gilbert and Mabel, and was recorded as Doris May Sackett, a dressmaker, aged 17.8
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Doris living at 21 South Eastern Road, RamsgateG, and was housekeeper in the household of Martha Roser.9
     Doris proved her mother Mabel's will on 5 October 1945. Her estate was valued at £520.10

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1903. Sackett, Doris May. Mother: Dawson. Thanet. 2a:1037."
  2. Death record.
  3. Census.
  4. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), 1939 Register incorrectly has 13 Feb 1903.
  5. Email from Michael Anthony Sackett to Chris Sackett.
  6. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915" (Ancestry transcript), "Aug 1989. Jarvis, Doris, b. 13 Sep 1903. Thanet. 16:1516."
  7. 1911 England census, RG14, piece 4533, schedule 131
    8 Salisbury Avenue, Ramsgate, Kent
    6 rooms
    Gilbert Sackett, head, 36, m. 8y, 4 ch, 3 living, gas inspector, Ramsgate Gas Works, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Mabel Agnes Sackett, wife, 32, b. Broadstairs
    Doris May Sackett, dau, 7, b. Ramsgate
    Ivy Grace Sackett, dau, 6, b. Ramsgate
    Wilfred Frank Sackett, son, 2, b. Ramsgate
    Ernest James Sackett, brother, 38, single, gas fitter, Ramsgate Gas Works, b. Broadstairs.
  8. 1921 England census, 8 Salisbury Avenue, St Lawrence Intra, Kent
    5 rooms
    Gilbert Sackett, head, 46y 9m, married, b. Broadstairs, Kent, gas inspector, R Corporation Gas Dept, Ramsgate, Gas Works
    Mabel Agnes Sackett, wife, 42y 4m, married, b. Broadstairs, home duties
    Doris May Sackett, daughter, 17y 9m, single, b. Ramsgate, Kent, dressmaker, Madam Flora Dressmaker, 18 York Street, Broadstairs
    Ivy Grace Sackett, daughter, 16y 6m, single, b. Ramsgate, shop assistant, Woolworths Bazaar, High Street, Ramsgate
    Frank Wilfred Sackett, son, 12y 9m, b. Ramsgate
    Olive Frances Sackett, daughter, 8y 10m, b. Ramsgate
    Stanley William Sackett, son, 6y 8m, b. Ramsgate
    John Dawson Sackett, son, 6y 8m, b. Ramsgate
    Harold Gilbert Sackett, son, 2y 11m, b. Ramsgate.
  9. "1939 Register" , Roser household, 21 South Eastern Road, Ramsgate M B, Kent: RG101/1764I/005/7, Doris M Sackett (later Jarvis), b. 13 Feb 1903, single, housekeeper; Martha E Roser, b. 1854, widowed, unpaid domestic duties.
  10. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Sackett Agnes Mabel of 8 Salisbury-avenue Ramsgate widow died 22 August 1945 Probate Llandudno 5 October to Doris May Sackett spinster. Effects £520 6s. 4d."
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited15 Oct 2022

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