Ethel Eliza Sackett

FatherGeorge Henry Sackett (1875-1966)
MotherEliza Ayres (1874-)
Ethel Eliza Sackett, daughter of George Henry Sackett and Eliza Ayres, was born in Weymouth, DorsetG, on 27 September 1901.1,2 She died there aged 86 in January 1988.3 She married first in WeymouthG in 1923, Edward C Whittle.4,5 She married second in WeymouthG in 1964, Frank H A Vallens.6
     In 1911 Ethel was living at 21 Spring Gardens, WeymouthG, in the household of her parents George and Elvina, and was recorded in the census as Ethel Sackett, a schoolgirl, aged ten and born in Weymouth.7
     Ethel and her sister Edith proved their father George's will on 22 April 1966. His estate was valued at £3,061.8

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Dec qtr 1901. Sackett, Ethel Eliza. Mother: Ayres. Weymouth. 5a:289."
  2. Death record.
  3. Website England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915 (, "Jan 1988. Vallens, Ethel Eliza, b. 27 Sep 1901. Weymouth. 23:1071."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1923. Sackett, Ethel E. Spouse: Whittle. Weymouth. 5a:765."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1923. Whittle, Edward C. Spouse: Sackett. Weymouth. 5a:765."
  6. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index", database,, "Jun qtr 1964. Whittle, Ethel E. Spouse: Vallens. Weymouth. 7c:1617."
    "Jun qtr 1964. Vallens, Frank H A. Spouse: Whittle. Weymouth. 7c:1617."
  7. 1911 England census, digital image,, 21 Spring Gardens, Weymouth, Dorset
    5 rooms
    George Sackett, head, 36, married, driller Whitehead Torpedo, loco torpedo works, worker, b. Devon, Teignmouth
    Elvina Sackett, wife, 36, m. 13y, 4 ch, 2 living, b. Somerset, Bridgewater
    Edith Sackett, dau, 12, school, b. Dorset, Weymouth
    Ethel Sackett, dau, 10, school, b. Dorset, Weymouth.
  8. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995", digital image,, "Sackett George Henry of 55 Southview Road Westham Weymouth Dorset died 12 February 1966 Probate Winchester 22 April to Edith Marion Sheldon widow and Ethel Eliza Vallens married woman. £3061."
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited7 Nov 2016

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