Sidney Charles Norman Sackett

FatherEdward Sackett (1875-1925)
MotherRose Ellen Colbourn (1874-1965)
Sidney Charles Norman Sackett, son of Edward Sackett and Rose Ellen Colbourn, was born in Boston, LincolnshireG, on 25 March 1903.1,2 He died aged 79 in Penzance, CornwallG, in 1982.3 He married in Greenwich, LondonG, in 1931, Josephine Winifred Ellen Riches.4,5 Josephine was born in LondonG on 1 December 1905 and baptized at St Mark's Church, Dalston, LondonG, on 25 March 1906.6 She died aged 74 in Barnstaple, DevonG, in 1980.7
     In 1911 Sidney was living at 93 Victoria Road, Charlton, LondonG, in the household of his parents Edward and Rose, and was recorded in the census as Sidney Charles Norman Sackett, a schoolboy, aged eight and born in Boston, Lincolnshire.8
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Sidney was a civil service clerk, living at 48 Mayhill Road, GreenwichG, with his widowed mother Rose and sister Gladys.9

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1903. Sackett, Sidney Charles Norman. Mother: Colbourn. Boston. 7a:446."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Sep qtr 1982. Sackett, Sydney Charles N, b. 25 Mar 1903. Penzance. 21:0343."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1931. Sackett, Sydney C N. Spouse: Riches. Greenwich. 1d:2514."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1931. Riches, Winifred J H. Spouse: Sackett. Greenwich. 1d:2514."
  6. Baptisms Register, St Mark, Dalston, London (image on, "25 March 1906 Josephine Winifred Ellen b. 1 Dec 1905, d. of Frederick & Isabella Josephine Riches, of 13 Sigdon Road, father a draughtsman."
  7. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007", database,, "Mar qtr 1980. Sackett, Josephine Winifred E, b. 1 Dec 1905. Barnstaple. 21:0928."
    "Mar qtr 1980. Sackett, Winifred Josephine H, b. 1 Dec 1905. Barnstaple. 21:0928."
  8. 1911 England census, digital image,, 93 Victoria Road, Charlton, London
    3 rooms
    Edward Sackett, head, 36, married, tailors cutter, worker, b. Surrey, Croydon
    Rose Ellen Sackett, wife, 36, m. 15y, 3 ch, all living, b. Kent, Charlton
    Edward Leslie Sackett, son, 14, school, b. Kent, Blackheath
    Gladys Winifred Sackett, dau, 13, school, b. Kent, Sheerness
    Sidney Charles Norman Sackett, son, 8, school, b. Lincoln, Boston.
  9. "1939 Register", digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 48 Mayhill Road, Greenwich, London: RG101/0164I/002/15, Rose E Sackett, b. 12 Apr 1874, widowed, unpaid domestic duties; RG101/0164I/002/16, Gladys W Sackett, b. 26 Jul 1897, single, maid maternity home; RG101/0164I/002/17, Sydney C (N) Sackett, b. 25 Apr 1903 (or 25 Mar 1903), married, clerical officer C S.
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of John Sackett
Last Edited6 Nov 2016

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