William Cecil Sackett

MotherFrances Sarah Sackett (1868-1923)
William Cecil Sackett, son of Frances Sarah Sackett, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 31 August 19021,2 and baptized at St Paul's Church, RamsgateG, on 5 November 1902.3 He died aged 90 in Thanet, KentG, in December 1992.4 He married in 1952, Mabel Alice Young. Mabel was born on 25 November 19175 and died in Thanet, KentG, in July 1989.6
     In 1911 he was living at 6 Belmont Street, RamsgateG, and was recorded as William Sackett, aged eight. He was living with his mother Frances in the household of his step-grandfather James Hunter.7
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, William was a tractor driver, living at Plumstone Farm, Eastry, KentG, in the household of Sidney Setterfield, a farmer.8

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1902. Sackett, William Cecil. [Mother not named: assume registered in mother's surname.] Thanet. 2a:1066."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. Baptisms Register, St Paul, Ramsgate, "5 November 1902 William Cecil s. Frances Sarah Sackett, 6 Belmont Street."
  4. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Dec 1992. Sackett, William Cecil, b. 31 Aug 1902. Thanet. 16:1964:1292."
  5. Death record.
  6. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915", database, Ancestry.com, "Jul 1989. Sackett, Mabel Alice, b. 25 Nov 1917. Thanet. 16:1601:789."
  7. 1911 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, 6 Belmont St, Ramsgate, Kent
    James Richard Hunter, head, 70, widower, road sweeper, Ramsgate Corporation, b. Ramsgate
    Frances Sackett, stepdau, 42, single, housekeeper, at home, b. Ramsgate
    Albina Sackett, step grandchild, 20, single, barmaid, b. Ramsgate
    Amy Sackett, step grandchild, 18, shop assistant, confectioners, b. Ramsgate
    William Sackett, step grandchild, 8, b. Ramsgate
    Maurice Briquet Sackett, step great-grandchild, 8 months, b. Ramsgate.
  8. "1939 Register", digital image, Findmypast, Setterfield household, Plumstone Farm, Eastry R D, Kent: Sidney Setterfield, b. 1890, single, farmer; RG101/1820D/014/27, William C Sackett, b. 31 Aug 1902, single, tractor driver.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited6 Nov 2016

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