Wilfred George Sackett

FatherWilliam Frederick Sackett (1890-1968)
MotherEthel Strevens (1893-1971)
Wilfred George Sackett, son of William Frederick Sackett and Ethel Strevens, was born in Thanet, KentG, on 24 September 1919.1,2 He died there aged 92 on 20 May 2012.3 He married at St George's Church, Ramsgate, KentG, on 24 June 1944, Florence Edith "Fay" Harper.4,5
     In 1921 Wilfred was living at 136 King Street, RamsgateG, in the household of his parents William and Ethel, and was recorded in the census as Wilfred George Sackett, aged one and born in Ramsgate.6
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Wilfred was living at 82 Manston Road, RamsgateG, with his parents William and Ethel. He was an advertisement representative.7

Children of Wilfred George Sackett and Florence Edith "Fay" Harper

Children who are or may be living are not shown.

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1919. Sackett, Wilfred G (mother's maiden name: Strevans). Thanet."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. East Kent Gazette, digital image, iannounce (http://www.thisisannouncements.co.uk/), 1–7 June 2012, "Obituary. WILFRED "WILF" GEORGE SACKETT Passed away on May 20th Loving husband to Fay for 68 years. Much loved by Jo, Nick and Harry Funeral service at St. George's Church Ramsgate at 2.30pm on Friday 8 June Family flowers only, but donations , if desired, to St. George's Church Restoration Fund."
  4. Marriages Register, St George, Ramsgate, Kent, "24 June 1944, Wilfred George Sackett, 24, bachelor, RAF, of 82 Manston Road, Ramsgate, s. of William Frederick Sackett, newsagent; to Florence Edith Harper, 20, spinster, clerk, of 2 Eastern? Road, Whitthesey?, Cambs, d. of James Alexander Harper, railway foreman. Banns. Witnesses: James Harper, R F Smith, Evelyn Gertrude Harper, W F Sackett."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1944. Sackett, Wilfred G. Spouse: Harper. Thanet. 2a:3219."
  6. 1921 England census, 136 King Street, Ramsgate, Kent
    5 rooms
    George Strevens, head, 78y 6m, married, b. Sheerness, Kent, photographer, own account
    Caroline Isabella Strevens, wife, 63y 1m, married, b. London
    William Frederick Sackett, son-in-law, 30y 9m, married, b. Ramsgate, painter, out of work
    Ethel Sackett, daughter, 28y 6m, married, b. Ramsgate, home duties
    Wilfred George Sackett, grandson, 1y 9m, b. Ramsgate.
  7. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 82 Manston Road, Ramsgate M B, Kent: RG101/1767D/008/12, William F Sackett, b. 21 Sep 1890, married, general carrier, heavy worker; RG101/1767D/008/13, Ethel Sackett, b. 6 Jan 1892, married, unpaid domestic; Wilfred G Sackett, b. 24 Sep 1919, single, advertisement representative.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited3 Nov 2022

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