Ernest Edwin Sackett

FatherErnest Sackett (1887-1966)
MotherLessie C Gammon (1888-1955)
Ernest Edwin Sackett, son of Ernest Sackett and Lessie C Gammon, was born in Sittingbourne, KentG, on 10 March 1915.1,2,3 He died aged about 81 in Thanet, KentG, in March 1996.4 He married in Eastry, KentG, in 1940, Ivy M Dixon.5,6
     In 1921 Ernest was living at Denstroude, Blean, KentG, in the household of his parents Ernest and Lessie, and was recorded in the census as Ernest Edwin Sackett, aged six and born in Sittingbourne.7
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Ernest was a lorry driver, living at Paramour Street, EastryG, with his father Ernest.8

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1915. Sackett, Ernest E (mother's maiden name: Gammon). Milton. 2a:?."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. Census.
  4. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Mar 1996. Sackett, Ernest Edwin, b. 10 Mar 1915. Thanet. 5751A:A17D:129:396."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1940. Sackett, Ernest E. Spouse: Dixon. Eastry. 2a:4415."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1940. Dixon, Ivy M. Spouse: Sackett. Eastry. 2a:4415."
  7. 1921 England census, Denstroude, Blean, Canterbury, Kent
    4 rooms
    Ernest Sackett, head, 34y 2m, married, b. Faversham, Kent, farm labourer, J J Kingsnorth, farmer, New Farm, Dunkirk
    Lessie Caroline Sackett, wife, 32y 10m, married, b. Blean, Kent, home duties
    Ernest Edwin Sackett, son, 6y 3m, b. Sittingbourne, Kent
    John Thomas Gammon, father-in-law, 64y 1m, married, b. Blean, Kent, farm labourer (retired), not able to work.
  8. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, Paramour Street, Eastry R D, Kent: RG101/1819C/007/25, Ernest Sackett, b. 27 Apr 1887, married, mkt gardener labourer, heavy worker; RG101/1819C/007/26, Ernest E Sackett, b. 10 Mar 1915, single, lorry driver.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited3 Nov 2022

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