Florence Mary Bird Sackett

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, on 3 December 2000.5,6 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.7
     In 1921 she was living at 44 Grove Road, RamsgateG, in the household of her parents Arthur and Florence, and was recorded as Florence Mary Bird Sackett, aged 18.8
     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.9
     Florence and her brother Arthur proved their father Arthur's will on 13 April 1948. His estate was valued at £924.10

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "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. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915" (Ancestry transcript), "Dec 2000. Sackett, Florence Mary B, b. 24 Aug 1902. Chiltern. 3271A:L5A:022:1200."
  6. Guild of One-Name Studies Newspaper Index, "Sackett, Florence Mary Bird, died 3 Dec 2000, age 98, Amersham Crematorium, Daily Telegraph, 7 Dec 2000."
  7. 1911 England census
    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.
  8. 1921 England census
    44 Grove Road, Ramsgate, Kent
    7 rooms
    Arthur Digerson Sackett, head, 56y 2m, married, b. Ramsgate, monumental and general stonemason, employer, Church Hill, Ramsgate
    Florence Sackett, wife, 47y 6m, married, b. Ramsgate, home duties
    Florence Mary Bird Sackett, daughter, 18y 10m, single, b. Broadstairs, Kent, home duties.
  9. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), 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.
  10. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "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."
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited19 Nov 2022

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