Stanley William Sackett FRCO, ARCM

FatherGilbert "Bertie" Sackett (1874-1933)
MotherMabel Agnes Dawson (1879-1945)
Stanley William Sackett
(Src: David Bridgeman-Sutton)
Stanley William Sackett FRCO, ARCM, son of Gilbert "Bertie" Sackett and Mabel Agnes Dawson, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 22 October 1914.1,2,3 He died aged 82 on 25 September 1997.4 He married on 4 April 1953, Margaret McKenzie.4
     Stanley studied at the Royal Academy of Music and was a fellow of the Royal College of Organists and an associate of the Royal College of Music.5
     In 1921 Stanley was living at 8 Salisbury Avenue, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents Gilbert and Mabel, and was recorded in the census as Stanley William Sackett, aged six and born in Ramsgate.6
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Stanley was a musician, living at 8 Salisbury Avenue, RamsgateG, with his mother (Mabel) Agnes, sister Olive and twin brother John.7
Stanley Sackett, Forum Cinema, Jersey
(Src: David Bridgeman-Sutton)
Stanley Sackett with Sir Thomas Armstrong, Principal of the Royal College of Music
(Src: David Bridgeman-Sutton)

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1914. Sackett, Stanley W (mother's maiden name: Dawson). Thanet."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. Census.
  4. Email from Michael Anthony Sackett to Chris Sackett.
  5. "Teachers' Registration Council Registers 1914-1948" (Findmypast image), "Sackett, Stanley William, reg. 1 Sep 1938, no. 94938, 8 Salisbury Avenue, Ramsgate, Kent, Fellow of the Royal College of Organists; Licentiate of the Royal Academy of Music (Organ); Royal Academy of Music Certificate of Merit; Associate of the Royal College of Music (Teacher - Pianoforte), Private Teacher of Music, 1932-."
  6. 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.
  7. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 8 Salisbury Avenue, Ramsgate M B, Kent: RG101/1766A/013/20, Agnes M Sackett, b. 20 Feb 1879, widowed, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/1766A/013/21, Olive F Sackett, b. 6 Aug 1912, single, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/1766A/013/22, Stanley W Sackett, b. 22 Oct 1914, single, musician; RG101/1766A/013/23, John D Sackett, b. 22 Oct 1914, single, van driver (motor).
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited6 Mar 2023

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