Elsie Sackett

(1898-1974)
FatherFrederick Charles Sackett (1870-1964)
MotherJessie Gray Cousland (1869-1951)
Elsie Sackett, daughter of Frederick Charles Sackett and Jessie Gray Cousland, was born in Tunbridge, KentG, on 3 November 1898.1,2 She died aged 75 in Pershore, WorcestershireG, on 27 March 1974.2,3 She married in Epsom, SurreyG, in 1928, Arthur Ross Slater, a teacher, son of Arthur John Slater and Janet Charlotte Emily Miller.4,5 Arthur was born in Wandsworth, LondonG, on 2 September 19026,7 and baptized at St Stephen, WandsworthG, on 27 September 1902.8 He died aged 78 in Pershore, WorcestershireG, on 16 February 1981.9,3
     In 1901 Elsie was living at High Brooms, Tunbridge Wells, KentG, in the household of her parents Frederick and Jessie, and was recorded in the census as Elsie Sackett, aged two and born in Ramsgate.10
     In 1911 she was living at Hillside, Wingham, KentG, in the household of her parents Frederick and Jessie, and was recorded as Elsie Sackett, aged twelve and born in Southborough.11
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Arthur and Elsie were living at Brickwall, Battle, SussexG. Arthur was a retired schoolmaster and an air raid warden.12
     Elsie left a will which was proved in LondonG on 17 May 1974. Her estate was valued at £11,000.13
     Arthur left a will which was proved in LondonG on 7 May 1981. His estate was valued at £133,000.14

Children of Elsie Sackett

Not shown.

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Dec qtr 1898. Sackett, Elsie. Mother: Cousland. Tunbridge. 2a:713."
  2. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Jun qtr 1974. Slater, Elsie Ross, b. 3 Nov 1898. Pershore. 29:0576."
  3. Probate record.
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1928. Sackett, Elsie. Spouse: Slater. Epsom. 2a:27."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1928. Slater, Arthur R. Spouse: Sackett. Epsom. 2a:27."
  6. 1939 Register.
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1902. Slater, Arthur Ross. Mother: Miller. Wandsworth. 01D:799."
  8. Baptisms Register, St Stephen, Wandsworth, London (Ancestry image), "27 Sep 1902, Arthur Ross Slater, father Arthur John Slater, mother Janet Charlotte Emily Slater."
  9. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Mar qtr 1981. Slater, Arthur Ross, 78. Pershore. 29:0759."
  10. 1901 England census
    754/134
    Gas Works, High Brooms (St Matthew, Southborough), Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Frederick Sackett, head, married, 31, gas works inspector, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Jessie G Sackett, wife, 31, b. Scotland
    Wallace R Sackett, son, 5, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Elsie Sackett, dau, 2, b. Southboro, Kent.
  11. 1911 England census
    RG14, piece 4557, schedule 189
    Hillside, Wingham, Kent
    7 rooms
    Frederick Charles Sackett, head, 41, married, evangelist, undenominational, own account, b. Broadstairs, Kent
    Jessie Gray Sackett, wife, 41, m. 16y, 3 ch, all living, b. Denny, Scotland
    Wallace Render Sackett, son, 15, draper's assistant, b. Ramsgate, Kent
    Elsie Sackett, dau, 12, b. Southborough, Kent
    Grace May Sackett, dau, 2, b. Faversham, Kent.
  12. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Slater household, Brickwall, Battle, Sussex: Arthur Ross Slater, b. 2 Sep 1902, married, schoolmaster retired, ARP warden; Elsie Ross Slater, b. 3 Nov 1898, married, unpaid domestic duties.
  13. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Slater, Elsie Ross otherwise Elsie of Field Fare Defford Rd Pershore Worcs died 27 March 1974 Probate London 17 May £11204."
  14. "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations), 1858–1995" (Ancestry image), "Slater, Arthur Ross of Field Fare Defford Rd Pershore Worcestershire died 16 February 1981 Probate London 7 May £133412."
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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Last Edited25 Nov 2022
 

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