George Sackett

(1883-1963)
FatherJohn Andrew Sackett (1849-1930)
MotherEmma Booth (-1898)
George Sackett, son of John Andrew Sackett and Emma Booth, was born in Hove, Steyning, SussexG, on 31 October 1883.1,2 He died there aged 79 in 1963.3
     In 1891 George was living at 46 Shirley Street, HoveG, in the household of his parents John and Emma, and was recorded in the census as George Sackett, a scholar, aged seven and born in West Brighton.4
     In 1901 he was living at 46 Shirley Street, HoveG, in the household of his widowed father John, and was recorded as George Sackett, a greengrocer working at home, aged 17 and born in Hove.5
     In 1911 he was living at 46 Shirley Street, HoveG, in the household of his widowed father John, and was recorded as George Sackett, working in his father's greengrocery business, single, aged 28 and born in Hove.6
(1911 census)

     George and his brother Alfred proved their father John's will in Lewes, SussexG, on 24 February 1931. His estate was valued at £2,962.
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, George was living at 37 Shirley Street, Hove, SussexG, with his brother Frederick. They ran a greengrocery shop.7
     George and his brother Alfred were granted administration on 10 December 1956 of their brother Frederick's estate, valued at £800.8
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 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1883. Sackett, George. Mother: Booth. Steyning. 1c:311."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. GRO Indexes to Deaths, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Mar qtr 1963. Sackett, George, 79. Hove. 5h:749."
  4. 1891 Census for England & Wales, RG12/819/f39
    46 Shirley St, Hove, Sussex
    John A Sackett, head, married, 41, greengrocer, b. Ramsgate
    Emma Sackett, wife, 38, b. Hastings, Sussex
    Alice Sackett, dau, 15, b. W Brighton
    Alfred Sackett, son, 12, scholar, b. W Brighton
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 9, scholar, b. W Brighton
    George Sackett, son, 7, scholar, b. W Brighton
    Charles Sackett, son, 5, b. W Brighton
    Frederick Sackett, son, 3, b. W Brighton.
  5. 1901 Census for England & Wales, 937/46
    Hove, Sussex
    46 Shirley Street, Hove (All Saints) (5+ rooms) [one of a short row of shops]
    J Sackett, head, married, 54, greengrocer, own account, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Alfd Sackett, son, 23, greengrocer, worker at home, b. Hove
    Alice Sackett, dau, single, 25, at home, b. Hove
    George Sackett, son, 17, greengrocer, worker at home, b. Hove
    Fredk Sackett, son, 13, b. Hove
    Ellen Sackett, dau, 9, b. Hove
    Edith Sackett, dau, 5, b. Hove.
  6. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 46 Shirley St, Hove, Sussex
    6 rooms
    John Andrew Sackett, head, 62, widower, ["11 ch, 7 living" struck through], shopkeeper, greengrocer, own account, at home, b. Hove
    Alice Sackett, dau, 35, single, b. Hove
    George Sackett, son, 28, single, working in business, greengrocer, b. Hove
    Frederick Sackett, son, 24, single, working in business, greengrocer, b. Hove
    Hellen Sackett, dau, 19, single, shop assistant, greengrocery, b. Hove
    Edith Sackett, dau, 15, dressmaking, worker, b. Hove.
  7. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 37 Shirley Street, Hove M B, Sussex: George Sackett, b. 31 Oct 1883, single, greengrocer, shop keeper; Frederick Sackett, b. 24 Feb 1887, single, greengrocer shop keeper.
  8. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett Frederick of 37 Shirley-street Hove Sussex died 21 December 1955 Administration Lewes 10 December 1956 to Alfred Sackett dealer and George Sackett greengrocer. Effects £800 3s. 8d."
Generation.TreeQ.3
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited11 November 2016