Herbert Leonard Sackett

FatherRobert George Sackett (1876-1918)
MotherEmma Matilda Brown (1875-1951)
Herbert Leonard Sackett, carman, son of Robert George Sackett and Emma Matilda Brown, was born in Margate, KentG, on 3 March 19001,2 and baptized at St John in ThanetG on 9 May 1900.2 He died aged 84 in Canterbury, KentG, in October 1984.3 He married at St Luke's Church, Ramsgate, KentG, on 2 August 1926, Bessie Irene Roberta Todd.4,5,6 Bessie was born on 16 March 1903 and died aged 80 in Thanet, KentG, in 1983.7
     In 1901 Herbert was living at 28 Church Street, St John, Margate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Herbert Sackett, aged one and born in Margate, the son of Robert Sackett.8
     In 1911 he was living at 26 Grange Road, MargateG, in the household of his parents Robert and Emma, and was recorded as Herbert Leonard Sackett, a schoolboy, aged eleven and born in Margate.9
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Herbert and Bessie were living at 3 Ann's Road, Ramsgate, KentG. Herbert was a public works contractor's labourer.10

Children of Herbert Leonard Sackett and Bessie Irene Roberta Todd

Children who are or may be living are not shown.

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1900. Sackett, Herbert Leonard. Mother: Brown. Thanet. 2a:971."
  2. Baptisms Register, St John the Baptist, Thanet, Kent, "9 May 1900 Herbert Leonard s. Robert George & Emma Matilda Sackett, b. 3 March, 28 Church St, St Barnabas, labourer."
  3. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Oct 1984. Sackett, Herbert Leonard, b. 3 Mar 1900. Canterbury. 16:163:1084."
  4. Marriages Register, St Luke, Ramsgate, "2 August 1926 Herbert Leonard Sackett, 26, bachelor, carman, of 9 Vincent Row, s. Robert George Sackett, dec'd, labourer; & Bessie Irene Roberta Todd, 23, spinster, of 5 Anns Road, d. James Moses Todd, stoker. Banns. [Both signed]. Witnesses: A J Todd, James Moses Todd."
  5. Website England & Wales Marriage Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com), "Sep qtr 1926. Sackett, Herbert L. Spouse: Todd. Thanet. 2a:2864."
  6. Website England & Wales Marriage Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com), "Sep qtr 1926. Todd, Bessie I R. Spouse: Sackett. Thanet. 2a:2864."
  7. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Dec qtr 1983. Sackett, Bessie Irene R, b. 16 Mar 1903. Thanet. 16:1869."
  8. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 28 Church Street, St John, Margate
    Robert SACKETT, head, M, 27, bricklayer's general labourer, worker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Emma SACKETT, wife, M, 26, charwoman, b. Margate
    Albert SACKETT, son, 4, b. Margate
    Herbert SACKETT, son, 1, b. Margate
  9. 1911 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, 26 Grange Road, Margate, Kent
    4 rooms
    Robert George Sackett, head, 37, married, general labourer, worker, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Emma Matilda Sackett, wife, 36, m. 15y, 8 ch, 6 living, needlewoman, at home, b. Margate
    Albert George Sackett, son, 14, greengrocer's errand boy, worker, b. Margate
    Herbert Leonard Sackett, son, 11, school, b. Margate
    Elsie Florence Sackett, dau, 8, school, b. Margate
    Lily Winifred Sackett, dau, 6, school, b. Margate
    Leslie John Sackett, son, 3, b. Margate
    Kathleen Ivy Sackett, dau, 1, b. Ramsgate.
  10. "1939 Register", digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 3 Ann's Road, Ramsgate M B, Kent: RG101/1766C/016/8, Herbert L Sackett, b. 3 Mar 1900, married, public works contractor's labourer, heavy worker; RG101/1766C/016/9, Bessie I (R) Sackett, b. 16 Mar 1903, married, unpaid domestic duties; Herbert J Sackett, b. 16 May 1927, at school; & 1 closed record.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited6 Jan 2019

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