Edith Grace Sackett

FatherJohn Sackett (1876-1936)
MotherEmily Alice Brill (1876-1957)
Edith Grace Sackett, daughter of John Sackett and Emily Alice Brill, was born at Mile End, MiddlesexG, on 30 September 1900.1,2,3 She died aged 91 in Uckfield, SussexG, in January 1992.4 She married in UckfieldG in 1971, Raymond O Freeman.5
     In 1901 Edith was living at 11 Woodland Terrace, GreenwichG, and was recorded in the census as Edith G Sackett, aged six months and born in Mile End. She was living with her parents John and Emily in the household of Emily's parents John and Mary Brill.6
     In 1911 Edith was living at 37 Maryon Road, Charlton, LondonG, in the household of her parents John and Emily, and was recorded in the census as Edith Grace Sackett, aged ten and born in Mile End.7
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Edith was a civil service shorthand typist, living at 37 Maryon Road, Greenwich, LondonG, with her widowed mother Emily and sister Dorothy.8

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1900. Sackett, Edith Grace. Mother: Brill. Mile End. 1c:414."
  2. Death record.
  3. 1939 Register.
  4. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915", database, Ancestry.com, "Jan 1992. Freeman, Edith Grace, b. 30 Sep 1900. Uckfield. 18:1411."
  5. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index", database, Ancestry.com, "Dec qtr 1971. Sackett, Edith G. Spouse: Freeman. Uckfield. 5h:923."
    "Dec qtr 1971. Freeman, Raymond O. Spouse: Sackett. Uckfield. 5h:923."
  6. 1901 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, RG13, Piece 562, Folio 53, p. 50
    11 Woodland Terr, Charlton, Greenwich, London
    John Brill, head, married, 58, messenger (principal), worker, b. Mdx, Ruislip
    Mary A Brill, wife, wife, 61, b. Hants, Portsmouth
    Harry Brill, son, single, 22, clerk commercial, worker, b. Woolwich Dockyard
    Edith Brill, dau, single, 19, milliner's? assistant, b. Woolwich Dockyard
    Charles H Brill, son, 16, cabinet maker's apprentice, b. Woolwich Dockyard
    John Sackitt, son-in-law, 24, credit? dealer?, own acct, working at home, b. Croydon
    Emily A Sackitt, dau, 24, milliner, b. Kent, Plumstead
    Edith G Sackitt, gdau, 6 mos, b. London, Mile End
    Fred Reynolds, boarder, single, 30, clerk commercial, b. nr Maidstone, Kent.
  7. 1911 England census, digital image, Ancestry.com, RG14, piece: 2845
    37 Maryon Road, Charlton, Kent
    9 rooms
    John Brill, head, 68, married, police pensioner, Metro Police, b. Ruislip, Middlesex
    Mary Ann Brill, wife, 61, m. 40y, 9 ch, 4 living, b. Portsmouth, Hants
    Charles Herbert Brill, son, 26, single, carpenter, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, worker, b. HM Dockyard, Woolwich
    John Sackett, son-in-law, 34, married, metallurgist ore smelter, Aero-Nitrate Co, worker, b. Croydon, Surrey
    Emily Alice Sackett, dau, 34, m. 11y, 3 ch, all living, b. Plumstead, Kent
    Edith Grace Sackett, gdau, 10, b. Mile End, London E
    Edna Mavis Cynthia Sackett, gdau, 9, b. Charlton, Kent
    Dorothy Emily Sackett, gdau, 7, b. Charlton, Kent.
  8. "1939 Register", digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 37 Maryon Road, Greenwich, London: RG101/0165H/003/42, Emily A Sackett, b. 17 Apr 1876, widowed, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/0165H/003/43, Edith S Sackett (later Freeman), b. 30 Sep 1900, single, civil servant s/typist; RG101/0165H/003/44, Dorothy E Sackett (later Nichols), b. 5 Nov 1903, single, unpaid domestic duties.
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Last Edited30 Dec 2018

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