William Henry Sackett

FatherGeorge Edward Sackett (1875-1949)
MotherKatherine Annie "Kate" Cook (c 1876-1925)
Birth1905, Wandsworth, LondonG,1,2
Baptism1905, Putney, LondonG,3
Marriage1934, Fulham, LondonGDoris May B Thomas4,5
William Henry Sackett, son of George Edward Sackett and Katherine Annie "Kate" Cook, was born in Wandsworth, LondonG, on 14 June 19051,2 and baptized at St Mary's Church, Putney, LondonG, on 21 September 1905.3 He married in Fulham, LondonG, in 1934, Doris May B Thomas.4,5 Doris was born on 15 July 1910.2 She died aged 80 in FulhamG in September 1990.6
     In 1911 William was living at 39 Delaford Street, Fulham, LondonG, in the household of his parents George and Kate, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, a schoolboy, aged five and born in Putney.7
     In 1921 he was living at 26 Laundry Road, FulhamG, in the household of his parents George and Kate, and was recorded as William Henry Sackett, a van boy at the Royal Fulham Laundry, aged 16.8
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, William and Doris were living at 39 Althea Street, Fulham, LondonG. William was a general labourer.9

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1905. Sackett, William Henry. Mother: Cook. Wandsworth. 1d:797."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. Baptisms Register, St Mary, Putney, Middlesex (image on Ancestry.co.uk), "21 Sep 1905 William Henry Sackett s. George Edward & Katherine Sackett, of 3 Sadlers Buildings, horsekeeper."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1934. Sackett, William H. Spouse: Thomas. Fulham. 1a:785."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1934. Thomas, Doris M. Spouse: Sackett. Fulham. 1a:785."
  6. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Sep 1990. Sackett, Doris May B, b. 15 Jul 1910. Fulham. 12:752:990."
  7. 1911 England census, RG14, piece 288
    39 Delaford Street, Fulham, London SW
    3 rooms
    George Sackett, head, 35, m. 15y, 7 ch, 5 living, horsekeeper, omnibus, worker, b. Fulham
    Kate Sackett, wife, 34, m. 15y, 7 ch, 5 living, b. Chelsea
    Kate Sackett, dau, 15, b. Fulham
    Alfred Sackett, son, 10, school, b. Fulham
    Mary Sackett, dau, 8, school, b. Fulham
    William Sackett, son, 5, school, b. Putney
    John Sackett, son, 1, b. Fulham.
  8. 1921 England census, 26 Laundry Road, Fulham, London
    3 rooms
    George Edward Sackett, husband, 45y 9m, married, b. Fulham, taxi washer, Mr Stone, Taxi Garage
    Kate Annie Sackett, wife, 45y 1m, married, b. Chelsea, London, at home
    Mary Amelia Sackett, daughter, 18y 10m, single, b. Fulham, Middlesex, factory hand, biscuit packer, Macfarlanes, Stevendale Road
    William Henry Sackett, son, 16y, single, b. Putney, London, van boy, Royal Fulham Laundry, Lettice St
    John Richard Sackett, son, 11y 6m, b. Fulham
    Rose Sackett, daughter, 9y 4m, b. Fulham
    Edward George Sackett, son, 4y 2m, b. Fulham.
  9. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 39 Althea Street, Fulham, London: RG101/0152H/005/35, William H Sackett, b. 14 Jun 1905, married, general labourer, heavy work; RG101/0152H/005/36, Doris M (B) Sackett, b. 15 Jul 1910, married, unpaid domestic duties; & 1 closed record.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited16 Nov 2022

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