Gerald Martin Sackett

FatherVincent Eli John Sackett (1884-1958)
MotherKathleen Martha Elizabeth Kirk-Jones (1895-1958)
Marriage1950, Bathavon, SomersetGMargaret Irene Long1,5,6
Marriage1978, Bristol, GloucestershireGMinnie E R Matthews1,7,8
Gerald Martin Sackett, son of Vincent Eli John Sackett and Kathleen Martha Elizabeth Kirk-Jones, was born in Rawal Pindi, Bengal, IndiaG, on 29 October 19281,2 and baptized there in 1928.3 He died aged about 75 in Taunton, Somerset, EnglandG, in October 2003.4 He married first in Bathavon, SomersetG, on 30 December 1950, Margaret Irene Long, daughter of Richard Long and Winifred Coombs.1,5,6 Margaret was born on 16 March 19329,10 and died aged 39 in Weston-super-Mare, SomersetG, in 1972.11 He married second in Bristol, Gloucestershire, EnglandG, on 18 November 1978, Minnie E R Matthews.1,7,8
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Gerald was a schoolboy, living at 16 Albert Villas, BristolG, with his parents.12 His future wife Margaret was a schoolgirl, living at 26 St George's Road, Keynsham, SomersetG, with her parents Richard and Winifred.13

Children of Gerald Martin Sackett and Margaret Irene Long

Children who are or may be living are not shown.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vincent Eli John Sackett (1884–1958) Family Bible, in possession of Dale Wakefield.
  2. Vincent Eli John Sackett (1884–1958) Family Tree, in possession of Dale Wakefield.
  3. "British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns, Births & Baptisms" (Findmypast transcript), "Rawal Pindi, Bengal, bap. 1928, b. 1928, Gerald Martin Sackett."
  4. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Oct 2003. Sackett, Gerald Martin, b. 29 Oct 1928. Taunton. 7241B:B89B:051:1003."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1950. Sackett, Gerald M. Spouse: Long. Bathavon. 7c:104."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1950. Long, Margaret I. Spouse: Sackett. Bathavon. 7c:104."
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1978. Sackett, Gerald M. Spouse: Matthews. Bristol. 22:0576."
  8. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Dec qtr 1978. Matthews, Minnie E R. Spouse: Sackett. Bristol. 22:0576."
  9. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index" (Ancestry image), "Jun qtr 1932. Long, Margaret I. Mother: Coombs. Bath. 5c:681."
  10. 1939 Register.
  11. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Mar qtr 1972. Sackett, Margaret Irene, b. 16 Mar 1932. Weston-Super-Mare. 7C:1639."
  12. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 16 Albert Villas, Bristol C B, Gloucestershire: Vincent E Sackett, b. 17 Oct 1884, married, cinema commissionaire; Kathleen M Sackett, b. 3 Oct 1895, unpaid domestic duties; Gerald M Sackett, b. 29 Oct 1928, at school; & 2 closed records; & 4 billeted signallers, RCS.
  13. "1939 Register" , Long household, 26 St George's Road, Keynsham U D, Somerset: Richard Long, b. 1895, married, cinema attendant; Winifred Long, b. 1903, married, unpaid domestic duties; Margaret I Long (later Sackett), b. 16 Mar 1932, at school; Anthony Long, b. 1938, under school age.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Sackett Family Association descendants
David Andrew Sackett.
Last Edited7 Feb 2022

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