Helen Margaret Sackett

FatherFrank Gordon Sackett (1885-1945)
MotherAlice Harper (1882-1972)
Birth1911, West Ham, EssexG,1,2,3
Baptism1911, Woodford, EssexG,4
Death1991, Chelmsford, EssexG,5
Marriage1942, Hampstead, LondonGJohn H Slater6,7
Helen Margaret Sackett, daughter of Frank Gordon Sackett and Alice Harper, was born in West Ham, EssexG, on 20 September 19111,2,3 and baptized at Woodford, EssexG, on 26 November 1911.4 She died aged 79 in Chelmsford, EssexG, in May 1991.5 She married in Hampstead, LondonG, in 1942, John H Slater.6,7
     In 1921 Helen was living at Oak Grove, Theydon Bois, EssexG, in the household of her parents Frank and Alice, and was recorded in the census as Helen Margaret Sackett, aged nine and born in Woodford.8
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Helen, now known as Margaret, was living at 4 Middleton Grove, Islington, LondonG. She was a private teacher, shorthand typist, and translator.9

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1911. Sackett, Margaret Gordon. Mother: Harper. W Ham. 4a:805."
  2. Death record.
  3. 1939 Register.
  4. "Essex Baptisms" (Findmypast transcript), Baptisms Register, Woodford, Essex, "26 Nov 1911, Helen Margaret Sackett, b. 20 Sep 1911, father Frank Gordon Sackett, insurance clerk, mother Alice, of 35 St Alban's Road."
  5. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915" (Ancestry transcript), "May 1991. Slater, Margaret Gordon, b. 20 Sep 1911. Chelmsford. 9:1955."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1942. Sackett, Margaret G. Spouse: Slater. Hampstead. 1a:1298."
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1942. Slater, John H. Spouse: Sackett. Hampstead. 1a:1298."
  8. 1921 England census, Oak Grove, Theydon Bois, Essex
    Frank Gordon Sackett, head, 35y 7m, married, b. Woodford, Essex, actuary, Scottish Metroplitan Insce Co, 66/7 Cornhill, EC3
    Alice Sackett, wife, 38y 6m, married, b. Hanwell, Middlesex
    Geoffrey Gordon Sackett, son, 11y 5m, b. Woodford, Essex
    Helen Margaret Sackett, daughter, 9y 9m, b. Woodford.
  9. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 4 Middleton Grove, Islington, London: RG101/0288D/014/7, Margaret G Sackett (later Slater), b. 20 Sep 1911, single, private teacher shorthand typist translator.
Sackett line5th great-granddaughter of Richard Sackett of South Weald, Essex
ChartsLine 6 (English)
Last Edited15 Sep 2023

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