Archibald Albert Sackett

FatherJohn Edward Sackett (1865-1930)
MotherAgnes Burnside (c 1866-1936)
Birth1889, Ramsgate, KentG,1,2
Baptism1889, Ramsgate Christ ChurchG,3
Death1964, Brecknock, PowysG,4
Marriage1912, Pontypridd, GlamorganGMary Ann Owen5,6
Archibald Albert Sackett (1889–1964) seated, with brother John
(Src: David Rees)
Archibald Albert Sackett, son of John Edward Sackett and Agnes Burnside, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 15 October 18891,2 and baptized at Ramsgate Christ ChurchG on 12 November 1889.3 He died aged 74 in Brecknock, Powys, WalesG, in 1964.4 He married at Pontypridd, Glamorgan, WalesG, in 1912, Mary Ann Owen.5,6 Mary was born on 27 March 1893.2 She died aged 54 in Cardiff, Glamorgan, WalesG, in 1947.7
     In 1911 Archibald was living at 97 Gelli Court, Pentre, Rhondda, GlamorganG, in the household of his parents John and Agnes, and was recorded in the census as Archibald Sackett, a colliery labourer (below ground), aged 21 and born in Ramsgate.8
     Archibald served in the British Army during the First World War in the Welsh Regiment and in the Cheshire Regiment. He was awarded the British and Victory medals, having seen active service overseas.9,10
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Archibald and Mary and their daughter Ellen were living at 42 King Street, Gelli, Rhondda, GlamorganG. Archibald was an unemployed labourer.11
Mary Ann (Owen) Sackett (1893–1947) with daughter Mary Janet b. 1912
(Src: David Rees)

Children of Archibald Albert Sackett and Mary Ann Owen

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1889. Sackett, Archibald Albert. Mother: Burnside. Thanet. 2a:934."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. Baptisms Register, Christ Church, Ramsgate, Kent, "12 November 1889 Archibald Albert s. John Edward & Agnes Sackett, 15 Cross Street, tailor."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Mar qtr 1964. Sackett, Archibald A, 74. Brecknock. 8a:42."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1912. Sackett, Archibald A. Spouse Owens. Pontypridd. 11a:628."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1912. Owens, Mary A. Spouse Sackett. Pontypridd. 11a:628."
  7. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Dec qtr 1947. Sackett, Mary A, 56. Cardiff."
  8. 1911 Wales census, 97 Gelli Court, Pentre, Rhondda, Glamorgan
    2 rooms
    John E Sackett, head, 46, married, colliery labourer (below ground), b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Agnes Sackett, wife, 44, m. 21y, 10 ch, 8 living, b. London, Battersea
    Archibald Sackett, son, 21, single, colliery labourer (below ground), b. Kent, Ramsgate
    [Struck through: "Edith Sackett, dau, 19, in London, b. London, Greenwich"]
    [Struck through: "Lily Sackett, dau, 17, in London, b. London, Greenwich"]
    Mary Sackett, dau, 15, at home, b. Greenwich
    Agnes Sackett, dau, 12, b. Greenwich
    Lottie Sackett, dau, 6, b. Greenwich
    John Sackett, son, 9, b. Greenwich
    Nelly Sackett, dau, 4, b. Greenwich.
  9. "Britain, Campaign, Gallantry & Long Service Medals & Awards" (Findmypast transcript).
  10. "British Army Medal Index Cards, 1914-1920", digital image, The National Archives, "Sackett, Archibald A, Welsh Regiment, service no. 30565, Private, Cheshire Regiment, service no. 68124, Private, Victory Medal, British Medal. WO372/17."
  11. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 42 King Street, Gelli, Rhondda U D, Glamorganshire, Wales: Archibald Sackett, b. 15 Oct 1889, married, labourer unemployed; Mary A Sackett, b. 27 Mar 1893, married, unpaid domestic duties; Ellen R Sackett, b. 16 Jan 1923, single, sleeve? hand factory.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsDescendants of John Edward Sackett
Sackett Family Association descendants
David Rees, Megan Rees, Margaret Sackett and James Hughes.
Last Edited18 Mar 2024

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