Geoffrey Frank Sackett
Geoffrey Frank Sackett (1922–2000) on his 70th birthday, with (back) daughter Desire, son Frank, daughter Wendy, and (front) daughters Valerie, Janet, and Susan
Geoffrey Frank Sackett
, son of Frank William Sackett
and Lydia Ellen Hawkes
, was born in Maidstone, KentG
, on 16 February 1922.1,2
He died aged 78 in Maidstone, KentG
, on 29 May 2000.2,3
He married first in Malling, KentG
, in 1940, Lily May Elcombe
, daughter of William Elcombe
and May M Homewood
Lily was born in MallingG
on 29 April 1923.6,7
She died aged 48 in MaidstoneG
on 8 June 1971.2,8
He married second in Maidstone, KentG
, in 1974, Kathleen D Crundwell.9
At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Geoffrey was living at Styles Cottage, Maidstone, KentG
, with his parents, Frank and Lydia. He was a lorry driver's mate.10
Lily was living at Snoll Hatch, Malling, KentG
, with her parents, William and May. She was a domestic servant.11
Notes & Citations
- GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Mar qtr 1922. Sackett, Geoffrey F (mother's maiden name: Hawkes). Maidstone."
- Email from Susan Wood to Chris Sackett, 1 December 2007.
- "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "May 2000. Sackett, Geoffrey Frank, b. 16 Feb 1922. Maidstone. 5691B:B73C:066:500."
- GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1940. Sackett, Geoffrey F. Spouse: Elcombe. Malling. 2a:3332."
- GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1940. Elcombe, Lily M. Spouse: Sackett. Malling. 2a:3332."
- GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Jun qtr 1923. Elcombe, Lily M. Mother: Homewood. Malling. 2a:1470."
- 1939 Register.
- "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Jun qtr 1971. Sackett, Lily May, b. 29 Apr 1923. Maidstone. 5F:1290."
- GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (Ancestry.co.uk), "Sep qtr 1974. Sackett, Geoffrey F. Spouse: Crundwell. Maidstone. 16:1402."
"Sep qtr 1974. Crundwell, Kathleen D. Spouse: Sackett. Maidstone. 16:1402."
- "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, Styles Cottage, Maidstone R D, Kent: RG101/1828E/019/20, Frank W Sackett, b. 12 Dec 1894, married, general labourer manufacturer; RG101/1828E/019/21, Lydia E Sackett, b. 4 Aug 1892, married, unpaid domestic duties; Geoffrey F Sackett, b. 16 Feb 1922, single, lorry driver's mate; & 1 closed record.
- "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Elcombe household, Snoll Hatch, Malling R D, Kent: William Elcombe, b. 1893, married, farm labourer; May M Elcombe, b. 1890, married, unpaid domestic duties; Donald W Elcombe, b. 1920, single, general labourer; Lily May Elcombe (later Sackett), b. 29 Apr 1923, domestic servant; John A Elcombe, b. 1936, under school age; Frederick Homewood, b. 1893, incapacitated.