Alfred Arthur Sackett

FatherAlfred Arthur Sackett (1874-1926)
MotherJane Louisa Townshend (1879-1944)
Marriage1934, West Ham, EssexGFlorence Ivy Styles4,5
Marriage1944, East Ham, EssexGViolet Sarah Whyberd6
Alfred Arthur Sackett, son of Alfred Arthur Sackett and Jane Louisa Townshend, was born in Warrington, LancashireG, on 24 March 1908.1,2 He died aged 72 in Braintree, EssexG, in 1980.3 He married first in West Ham, EssexG, in 1934, Florence Ivy Styles, daughter of ___ Merrington.4,5 Florence was born in West HamG on 7 May 19107,2 and died aged 33 in EssexG in 1943.8 He married second in East Ham, EssexG, in 1944, Violet Sarah Whyberd, daughter of ___ Whyberd and ___ Harper.6 Violet was born in Stepney, LondonG, on 7 January 19019,2 and died aged 92 in BraintreeG on 24 November 1993.10,11
     In 1911 Alfred was living at 98 Lawrence Avenue, Manor Park, East Ham, EssexG, in the household of his mother Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Alfred Arthur Sackett, aged three and born in Winwick, Lancashire.12
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Alfred and Florence were living at 54 Parkhurst Road, East Ham, EssexG. Alfred was a public works contractor's labourer.13 Alfred's future second wife Violet was living at 81 Third Avenue, East HamG. She was single and employed as a ledger clerk.14
     Alfred's widow Violet left a will which was proved in Ipswich, SuffolkG, on 21 December 1993.11

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1908. Sackett, Alfred Arthur. Warrington. 8c:211."
  2. 1939 Register.
  3. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Dec qtr 1980. Sackett, Alfred Arthur, b. 24 Mar 1908. Braintree. 9:1355."
  4. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1934. Sackett, Alfred A. Spouse: Styles. W Ham. 4a:464."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Mar qtr 1934. Styles, Florence I. Spouse: Sackett. W Ham. 4a:464."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Sep qtr 1944. Sackett, Alfred A. Spouse: Whyberd. E Ham. 4a:253."
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1910. Styles, Florence Ivy. Mother: Merrington. W Ham. 4a:316."
  8. General Register Office, Online Index to Deaths, "Dec qtr 1943. Sackett, Florence, 33. Essex S W."
  9. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1901. Whyberd, Violet Sarah. Mother: Harper. Stepney. 1c:419."
  10. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Nov 1993. Sackett, Violet Sarah, b. 7 Jan 1901. Braintree. 4651:F60:006:1193."
  11. "England & Wales Government Probate Death Index 1858-2019" (Findmypast image), "Sackett, Violet Sarah of 1 Mazers Court Silks Way Braintree Essex died 24 Nov 1993 probate Ipswich 21 Dec 1993 not exceeding £125000."
  12. 1911 England census, RG14, piece 9583, schedule 57
    98 Lawrence Avenue, Manor Park, East Ham, Essex
    3 rooms
    Louisa Sackett, wife, 31, m. 6y, 2 ch, both living, laundry work, b. Camberwell
    Alfred Arthur Sackett, son, 3, b. Winwick, Lancashire
    Henrie Charles Sackett, son, 1, b. East Ham.
  13. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 54 Parkhurst Road, East Ham C B, Essex: Alfred A Sackett, b. 24 Mar 1908, married, public works contractor labourer; Florence I Sackett, b. 7 May 1910, married, unpaid domestic duties.
  14. "1939 Register" , Whyberd Household, 81 Third Avenue, East Ham, Essex: RG101/1004G/004/21, Violet S Whyberd (later Sackett), b. 7 Jan 1901, single, ledger clerk.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited17 Feb 2024

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