George William Sackett

FatherGeorge Edward Sackett (1872-1945)
MotherRosa Wilson (1872-)
George William Sackett, son of George Edward Sackett and Rosa Wilson, was born in Margate, KentG, on 27 June 19001,2,3 and baptized at St John in ThanetG on 20 July 1900.2 He died aged 54 at home at 18 Drapers Avenue, Margate, KentG, on 24 September 1954.4,5 He married at ThanetG in 1928, Grace Martin.6,7 Grace was born on 11 September 1903.8
     In 1901 George was living at 4 Grange Road, St John's, Margate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as George W Sackett, aged nine months and born in Margate, the son of George E Sackett.9
     In 1911 he was living at 26 Hastings Avenue, MargateG, in the household of his parents George and Rosa, and was recorded as George Sackett, a schoolboy, aged ten and born in Margate.10
     In 1921 he was living at 7 Beatrice Road, MargateG, in the household of his parents George and Rosa, and was recorded as George W Sackett, a boiler fireman on the railway, aged 21.11
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, George and Grace were living at 18 Drapers Avenue, MargateG. George was a locomotive fireman. Their son William was living with them.12
     Administration of George's estate was granted on 21 October 1954 to his widow Grace. His estate was valued at £1,566.13

Child of George William Sackett and Grace Martin

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1900. Sackett, George William. Mother: Wilson. Thanet. 2a:980."
  2. Baptisms Register, St John in Thanet, Kent, "20 July 1900 George William s. George Edward & Rosa Sackett, b. 27 June, 4 Grange Rd, Margate, labourer."
  3. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), 1939 Register has 29 Jun 1900.
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Sep qtr 1954. Sackett, George W, 54. Thanet."
  5. Probate record.
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1928. Sackett, George W. Spouse: Martin. Thanet. 2a:2539."
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1928. Martin, Grace. Spouse: Sackett. Thanet. 2a:2539."
  8. 1939 Register.
  9. 1901 England census
    4 Grange Road, St John's, Margate, Kent
    George E SACKETT, head, 28, blacksmith (worker), b. Faversham, Kent
    Rosa SACKETT, wife, 28, b. Canterbury, Kent
    Harriet M SACKETT, dau, 7, b. Faversham
    Kate Hilda SACKETT, dau, 5, b. Margate
    John T SACKETT, son, 3, b. Margate
    George W SACKETT, son, 9m, b. Margate
  10. 1911 England census
    26 Hastings Avenue, Margate, Kent
    5 rooms
    George Sackett, head, 38, married, grocer's porter, worker, b. Faversham, Kent
    Rosa Sackett, wife, 38, m. 18y, 7 ch, all living, b. Canterbury, Kent
    Harriet Sackett, dau, 17, b. Faversham, Kent
    John Sackett, son, 13, school, b. Margate
    George Sackett, son, 10, school, b. Margate
    Rosa Sackett, dau, 5, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    William Sackett, son, 3, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Thomas Sackett, son, 2, b. Margate.
  11. 1921 England census
    7 Beatrice Road, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent
    George Edward Sackett, head, 49y 2m, married, b. Ospringe, Kent, carman, E A Perkins Contractor, College Rd, Margate
    Rosa Sackett, wife, 48y 10m, married, b. Canterbury, Kent, home duties
    John T E Sackett, son, 23y 6m, single, b. Margate, Royal Air Force, now out of work
    George W Sackett, son, 21y, single, b. Margate, boiler fireman, SEC Railway, Margate Station
    Rosa D M Sackett, daughter, 16y 2m, single, b. Ramsgate, Kent, at home
    William J Sackett, son, 14y, b. Ramsgate
    Thomas S Sackett, son, 12y 7m, b. Margate
    Frederick Sackett, son, 10y 1m, b. Margate
    Arthur D W Sackett, son, 4y 6m, b. Margate.
  12. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 18 Drapers Avenue, Margate M B, Kent: RG101/1754G/019/11, George W Sackett, b. 29 Jun 1900, married, locomotive fireman, heavy worker; RG101/1754G/019/12, Grace Sackett, b. 11 Sep 1903, married, unpaid domestic duties; William M Sackett, b. 23 Jul 1933, at school.
  13. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Sackett George William of 18 Drapers-avenue Margate died 24 September 1954 Administration London 21 October to Grace Sackett widow. Effects £1566 12s. 9d."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Sackett Family Association descendants
Steve Sackett.
Last Edited19 Nov 2022

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