Thomas Ernest Sackett

FatherHerbert Sackett (1881-1963)
MotherMary Jane Ashby (1879-1953)
Thomas Ernest Sackett, son of Herbert Sackett and Mary Jane Ashby, was born in Canterbury, KentG, on 16 September 19121 and baptized at St Mildred, CanterburyG, on 1 December 1912.2 He died aged 81 in Canterbury, KentG, in November 1993.3 He married first in Bridge, KentG, in 1938, Mary A Harrison.4,5 He married second in CanterburyG in 1950, Barbara Marjorie Andrews.6,7 Barbara died in KentG on 20 September 2012.8
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Thomas was living at 12 Tanford Lane, Bridge and Blean Rural District, KentG, and was a chauffeur.9

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date (National Archives), "Dec qtr 1912. Sackett, Thomas E (mother's maiden name: Ashby). Canterbury."
  2. Baptisms Register, St Mildred, Canterbury, Kent, digital image, Findmypast, "1 Dec 1912 Thomas Ernest Sackett b. 16 Sep 1912 s. Herbert & Mary Jane Sackett, of 411 Wincheap St, labourer."
  3. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Nov 1993. Sackett, Thomas Ernest, b. 16 Sep 1912. Canterbury. 5601A:A7S:025:1193."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1938. Sackett, Thomas E. Spouse: Harrison. Bridge. 2a:2973."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1938. Harrison, Mary A. Spouse: Sackett. Bridge. 2a:2973."
  6. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1950. Sackett, Thomas E. Spouse: Andrews. Canterbury. 5b:444."
  7. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1950. Andrews, Barbara M. Spouse: Sackett. Canterbury. 5b:444."
  8. Kentish Gazette, Kent, 27 Sep 2012, 48, "Sackett (nee Andrews) Barbara Marjorie. Passed away peacefully after a short illness on 20 September 2012. A loving mum, nan, grandma, sister and friend, who was the life and soul of the family and will be so very sadly missed. Funeral to take place at St Nicholas Church, Thanington, on Monday 1 October at 3.15 p.m. Flowers welcome, as are donations to the NSPCC."
  9. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 12 Tanford Lane, Bridge and Blean R D, Kent: RG101/1804G/012/43, Thomas Sackett, b. 16 Sep 1912, married, chauffeur; & 1 closed record.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited2 Mar 2016

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