John Edward Sackett

FatherRichard John Sackett (1864-1941)
MotherAlma Horwood (1867-1941)
John Edward Sackett, sometimes known as Edward, son of Richard John Sackett and Alma Horwood, was born in West Ham, EssexG, on 2 May 19121 and baptized at Harrow Green, EssexG, on 5 June 1912.2 He died aged 88 in Waltham Forest, LondonG, in August 2000.3
     In 1921 Edward was living at 56 Holloway Road, Leytonstone, LondonG, in the household of his parents Richard and Alma, and was recorded in the census as Edward Sackett, aged nine and born in Leytonstone.4
     John joined the Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers at Forest Gate, LondonG, on 3 September 1929.5
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, John was a carpenter, living at 56 Holloway Road, Leyton, EssexG, with his parents Richard and Alma.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1912. Sackett, John E (mother's maiden name: Horwood). W Ham."
  2. "Essex Baptisms" (Findmypast transcript), Baptisms Register, Harrow Green, Essex, "2 May 1912, John Edward Sackett, b. 5 Jun 1911, father Richard Sackett, labourer, mother Alma, of 56 Holloway Rd." [Birth date was 2 May 1912; assume baptism date was 5 Jun 1912]
  3. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915" (Ancestry transcript), "Aug 2000. Sackett, John Edward, b. 2 May 1912. Waltham Forest. 2551C:C58:088:800."
  4. 1921 England census, 56 Holloway Road, Leytonstone, Leyton, London
    Richard Sackett, head, 60y 6m, married, b. West Ham, Essex, road labourer, Leyton Council, Town Hall Leyton
    Alma Sackett, wife, 53y 11m, married, b. Chadwell Heath, Essex, home duties
    Alma Sackett, daughter, 24y 7m, single, b. West Ham, Essex
    Charles Sackett, son, 18y 11m, single, b. Leytonstone, milk roundsman, William Brown Milkman, 112 Stewart Rd, Leyton
    William Sackett, son, 17y 7m, single, b. Leytonstone, iron and wire worker, Thomas Bellamy Wire Worker, 75 Holloway Rd, Leytonstone
    Albert Sackett, son, 15y 2m, single, b. Leytonstone, iron and wire worker, Thomas Bellamy Wire Worker, 75 Holloway Rd, Leytonstone
    Edward Sackett, son, 9y 2m, b. Leytonstone
    William Goat, boarder, 63y 9m, single, b. Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire, general labourer, George Abbott Contractor, Mornington Rd, Leytonstone.
  5. "Britain, Trade Union membership registers" (Findmypast image), "Sackett, John Edward, admitted Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers, Forest Gate & Upton branch, 3 Sep 1929, age 18, 4 yrs in trade."
  6. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), "Sackett household, 56 Holloway Road, Leyton, Essex: RG 101/1111H, Richard J Sackett, b. 29 Dec 1864, married, retired Council employee; Alma Sackett, b. 12 Jul 1867, unpaid domestic duties; Margaret D Sackett (later Todd), b. 4 Jul 1907, single, buffet attendant; John E Sackett, b. 2 May 1912, single, carpenter."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Sackett Family Association descendants
Ann Kirkwood.
Last Edited15 Sep 2023

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