Maurice William Sackett

FatherWilliam George Sackett (1891-1968)
MotherAmy Violet Sides (1896-1982)
Birth1920, Norwood, LondonG,1,2,3
Death1998, Ilfracombe, DevonG,4
Marriage1945, Jullundur, PunjabGMaureen McEvoy2
Maurice William Sackett, son of William George Sackett and Amy Violet Sides, was born in Norwood, LondonG, on 1 November 1920.1,2,3 He died aged 77 in Ilfracombe, DevonG, on 3 January 19984 and was buried in Barnstaple, DevonG.2,5 He married in Jullundur, Punjab, IndiaG, on 3 November 1945, Maureen McEvoy.2 Maureen was born in Rathfriland, County Down, Northern IrelandG, on 1 September 19172 and died aged 66 in Reading, BerkshireG, on 10 May 1984.2,6
     In 1921 Maurice was living at 1 Rockmount Road, Croydon, SurreyG, in the household of his parents William and Amy, and was recorded in the census as Maurice Sackett, aged seven months and born in Norwood.7
     Maureen left a will which was proved in Oxford on 24 September 1984. Her last address was 10 Boundary Close, Tilehurst, ReadingG.8
     Maurice left a will which was proved in OxfordG on 25 February 1998.5

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1920. Sackett, Maurice W (mother's maiden name: Sides). Croydon."
  2. Email from Tom Sackett to Terri Carlson, July 2014.
  3. Census.
  4. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Jan 1998. Sackett, Maurice William, b. 1 Nov 1920. Barnstaple. 4041B:B27C:039:198."
  5. "England & Wales Government Probate Death Index 1858-2019" (Findmypast transcript), "Sackett, Maurice William, d. 3 Jan 1998, probate Oxford, Oxfordshire, 25 Feb 1998, grant and will."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "May 1984. Sackett, Maureen, b. 1 Sep 1917. Reading & Wokingham. 19:423:584."
  7. 1921 England census, 1 Rockmount Road, Croydon, Surrey
    William Sackett, head, 29y 7m, married, b. Maidstone, Kent, booking clerk, South Eastern Railway, Crystal Palace Station
    Amy Sackett, wife, 24y 6m, married, b. Ilford, London
    Maurice Sackett, son, 7m, b. Norwood, London.
  8. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "SACKETT, Maureen of 10 Boundary Close Tilehurst Reading died 10 May 1984 Probate Oxford 24 September Not exceeding £40000."
Sackett line10th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Sackett Family Association descendants
Tom Sackett.
Last Edited17 Feb 2024

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