Alan Edward Sackett

FatherAlfred Sackett (1880-1949)
MotherFanny Skelton (1883-1976)
Alan Edward Sackett, son of Alfred Sackett and Fanny Skelton, was born in Croydon, SurreyG, on 20 July 19121,2 and baptized at St Mary's Church, Sanderstead, SurreyG, on 20 October 1912.3 He married in CroydonG in 1939, Katherina L Lippert.4,5,6
     In 1921 Alan was living at 83 Grant Road, Croydon, SurreyG, in the household of his parents Alfred and Fanny, and was recorded in the census as Alan Sackett, aged eight and born in Croydon.7
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Alan was a commercial traveller, living at 49 Longlands Avenue, Carshalton, SurreyG. A redacted name in the record was presumably that of his wife Katherina.8
     Alan and his mother Fanny proved Alan's father Alfred's will on 15 February 1950. His estate was valued at £1,599.9

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1912. Sackett, Alan E (mother's maiden name: Skilton). Croydon."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. Baptisms Register, St Mary's Church, Sanderstead, Surrey (image on, "20 Oct 1912, Alan Edward Sackett, s. Alfred & Fanny Sackett, of Ivy Lodge, Sanderstead Rd, plumber. A Watson Smythe, Curate."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1939. Sackett, Alan E. Spouse: Tippert. Croydon. 2a:2689."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1939. Lippert, Katherina L. Spouse: Sackett. Croydon. 2a:2689."
  6. Groom's record has Tippert; bride's has Lippert. Lippert is more likely.
  7. 1921 England census, 83 Grant Road, Croydon, Surrey
    Alfred Sackett, head, 39y 8m, married, b. Croydon, Surrey, plumbers fitter, G Goldsmith & Son Ltd, Ironmongers etc, 96 & 98 Whitehouse Rd, Croydon
    Fanny Sackett, wife, 35y 2m, married, b. Tonbridge, Kent
    Donald Sackett, son, 13y 4m, b. Croydon
    Alan Sackett, son, 8y 11m, b. Croydon.
  8. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 49 Longlands Avenue, Carshalton, Surrey: RG101/1327D/014/8, Alan E Sackett, b. 20 Jul 1912, married, commercial traveller paint; & 1 closed record.
  9. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Sackett Alfred of 83 Grant-road Addiscombe Surrey died 26 November 1949 Probate London 15 February 1950 to Fanny Sackett widow and Alan Edward Sackett merchant. Effects £1599 7s. 3d."
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of John Sackett
Sackett Family Association descendants
Vivienne Chan.
Last Edited9 Nov 2022

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