Florence Mary Bird Sackett

(1902-2000)
FatherArthur Digerson Sackett (1865-1947)
MotherFlorence Sackett (1873-1946)
Florence Mary Bird Sackett, daughter of Arthur Digerson Sackett and Florence Sackett, was born in Broadstairs, KentG, on 24 August 19021,2,3,4 and baptized at St Peter in ThanetG on 12 October 1902.2 She died aged 98 in the Chiltern District, BuckinghamshireG, in December 2000.5 She was unmarried.
     In 1911 Florence was living at 16 Chapel Place, Ramsgate, KentG, in the household of her parents Arthur and Florence, and was recorded in the census as Florence Sackett, a schoolgirl, aged eight and born in Broadstairs.6
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Florence an assistant kindergarten mistress and was living at 40 Warten Road, RamsgateG, with her parents Arthur and Florence.7
     Florence and her brother Arthur proved their father Arthur's will on 13 April 1948. His estate was valued at £924.8

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1902. Sackett, Florence Mary Bird. Mother: Sackett. Thanet. 2a:1005."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Peter the Apostle, Thanet, Kent, "12 October 1902 Florence Mary Bird d. Arthur Digerson, stonemason of Park Road, St Peter's, & Florence Sackett."
  3. Census.
  4. 1939 Register.
  5. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1837–1915 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Dec 2000. Sackett, Florence Mary B, b. 24 Aug 1902. Chiltern. 3271A:L5A:022:1200."
  6. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 16 Chapel Place, Ramsgate, Kent
    7 rooms
    Arthur D Sackett, head, 45, married, stone mason, employer, b. Ramsgate
    Florence Sackett, wife, 36, m. 12y, 3 ch, 2 living, b. Ramsgate
    Arthur Sackett, son, 11, school, b. Ramsgate
    Florence Sackett, dau, 8, school, b. Broadstairs.
  7. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 40 Warten Road, Ramsgate M B, Kent: RG101/1768G/003/44, Arthur D Sackett, b. 28 Apr 1865, married, master monumental & general stone mason; RG101/1768G/004/1, Florence Sackett, b. 22 Dec 1873, married, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/1768G/004/2, Florence M B Sackett, b. 24 Aug 1902, single, assistant kindergarten mistress.
  8. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Arthur Digerson of 62 Manston-road Ramsgate died 20 December 1947 at Brennan Nursing Home Ramsgate Probate London 13 April 1948 to Arthur Digerson Sackett stonemason and Florence Mary Bird Sackett spinster. Effects £924."
Generation.TreeR.3
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited6 November 2016