William James Sackett

FatherGeorge Edward Sackett (1872-1945)
MotherRosa Wilson (1872-)
William James Sackett, son of George Edward Sackett and Rosa Wilson, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 6 June 19071,2,3 and baptized at Ramsgate Christ ChurchG on 14 July 1907.1 He died aged about 70 in Thanet, KentG, in 1978.4 He married in ThanetG in 1933, Lilian G "Lily" Euden, a second cousin, daughter of Arthur T Euden and Kate Amelia Sackett.5,6
     In 1911 William was living at 26 Hastings Avenue, Margate, KentG, in the household of his parents George and Rosa, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, aged three and born in Ramsgate.7
     In 1921 he was living at 7 Beatrice Road, MargateG, in the household of his parents George and Rosa, and was recorded as William J Sackett, aged 14.8
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, William and Lilian were living at 7 Beatrice Road, Margate, KentG. William was a public works contractor's labourer. His parents George and Rosa were living with them.9

Child of William James Sackett and Lilian G "Lily" Euden

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptisms Register, Christ Church, Ramsgate, Kent, "14 July 1907 William James s. George Edward & Rosa Sackett, Abbotts Hill, carrier. Born 6 June 1907."
  2. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1907. Sackett, William James. Mother: Wilson. Thanet. 2a:1076."
  3. 1939 Register.
  4. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915" (Ancestry transcript), "Jun qtr 1978. Sackett, William James, b. 6 Jun 1907. Thanet. 16:1642."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1933. Sackett, William J. Spouse: Euden. Thanet. 2a:1653."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1933. Euden, Lilian G. Spouse: Sackett. Thanet. 2a:1653."
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 7 Beatrice Road, Margate M B, Kent: RG101/1754F/023/6, William J Sackett, b. 6 Jun 1907, married, public works contractors labourer, heavy worker; RG101/1754F/023/7, Lillian G Sackett, b. 6 Oct 1914, married, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/1754F/023/9, George E Sackett, b. 19 Apr 1872, married, old age pensioner; RG101/1754F/023/10, Rose Sackett, b. 21 Aug 1872, married, old age pensioner; & 3? closed records.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited19 Nov 2022

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