Donald Alfred Sackett

FatherAlfred Sackett (1880-1949)
MotherFanny Skelton (1883-1976)
Donald Alfred Sackett, son of Alfred Sackett and Fanny Skelton, was born in Addiscombe, Croydon, SurreyG, on 25 February 1908.1,2 He died aged 59 in CroydonG in 1967.3 He married in Camberwell, LondonG, in 1934, May Kathleen Howe.4,5 May was born in Lambeth, LondonG, on 25 August 19126,2 and died aged 85 in CroydonG in October 1997.7
     In 1911 Donald was living at Ivy Lodge, Sanderstead Road, Sanderstead, SurreyG, in the household of his parents Alfred and Fanny, and was recorded in the census as Donald Alfred Sackett, aged three and born in Addiscombe, Croydon.8
     Donald attended Woodside Infants' School, Croydon, SurreyG, from 15 September 1913. The family were then living at 83 Grant Road.9
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Donald and May were living at 24 Bramley Hill, Croydon, SurreyG. Donald was a sales manager in the motor trade.10

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1908. Sackett, Donald Alfred. Mother: Skilton. Croydon. 2a:255."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Mar qtr 1967. Sackett, Donald A, 59. Croydon. 5A:758."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1934. Sackett, Donald A. Spouse: Howe. Camberwell. 1d:2209."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1934. Howe, May K. Spouse: Sackett. Camberwell. 1d:2209."
  6. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1912. Howe, May K. Mother: Whelan. Lambeth. 1d:766."
  7. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006", database, Findmypast, "Oct 1997. Sackett, Maisie Kathleen, b. 25 Aug 1912. Croydon. 2251B:B81B:266:1097."
    "Oct 1997. Sackett, May Kathleen, b. 25 Aug 1912. Croydon. 2251B:B81B:266:1097."
  8. 1911 England census, digital image,, Ivy Lodge, Sanderstead Rd, Sanderstead, Surrey
    5 rooms
    Alfred Sackett, head, 30, married, plumber general shop, worker, b. Addiscombe, Croydon
    Fanny Sackett, wife, 27, m. 6y, 1 ch, living, b. Tonbridge, Kent
    Donald Alfred Sackett, son, 3, b. Addiscombe, Croydon
    Edward Sackett, boarder, 62, widower, retired ironmonger, b. Margate, Kent.
  9. "National School Admission Registers & Log-Books 1870–1914", digital image, Findmypast, Woodside Infants' School, Croydon, Surrey, "No. 640, adm 15 Sep 1913, Sackett, Donald, b. 25 Feb 1908, father Alfred, of 83 Grant Rd, last school none, to Boys Sch."
  10. "1939 Register", UK, digital image, Findmypast, Sackett household, 24 Bramley Hill, Croydon, Surrey: RG101/1293E/016/36, Donald A Sackett, b. 25 Feb 1908, married, sales manager motor trade; RG101/1293E/016/37, May R Sackett, b. 25 Aug 1912, married, unpaid domestic duties.
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of John Sackett
Last Edited4 Nov 2016

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