Sylvester Ohene Quarde

MotherSarah Ann Sackett (1867-1944)
Sylvester Ohene Quarde, son of Sarah Ann Sackett, was born in Streatham, LondonG, in November 1904.1,2 He died aged 76 in Friern Barnet, LondonG, on 30 September 19813,4 and was buried at Newham, LondonG, on 9 October 1981.5
     In 1911 Sylvester was living at 6a Avenue Park Road, West Norwood, LondonG, in the household of his mother Sarah Ann Wilkes, and was recorded in the census as Sylvester Quarde, aged six and born in Streatham.6
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in 1939, Sylvester was an inmate at the Friern Hospital, New Southgate, MiddlesexG.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Birth certificate in possession of Lorna Macey.
  3. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Dec qtr 1981. Quarde, Sylvester Ohene, b. abt 1905. Hendon. 13:0461."
  4. Copy death certificate in possession of Lorna Macey, "Sylvester Ohene Quarde, d. 52 Friern Barnet Road, Friern Barnet, London Borough of Barnet, 30 Sep 1981, informant Sonia Love, causing the body to be buried, cause bronchopneumonia, senile dementia, schizophrenia, registered 2 Oct 1981 in the Registration District of Hendon."
  5. "UK, Burial and Cremation Index" (Ancestry transcript), "Sylvester Ohene Quardo, d. 30 Sep 1981, bur. Newham, London, 9 Oct 1981."
  6. 1911 England census, RG14, piece 2130
    6a Avenue Park Road, West Norwood, Lambeth, London
    6 rooms
    Wilkes, Sarah Ann, head, 43, widowed, private means, b. London, Kennington
    Wilkes, Gwendolen, daughter, 23, single, stenographer, b. London, Brixton
    Wilkes, Ethel, daughter, 19, single, stenographer, b. London, Brixton
    Wilkes, Reginald, son, 14, b. London, Brixton
    Wilkes, Thomas, son, 13, b. London, Brixton
    Quarde, Sylvester, son, 6, b. London, Streatham, African.
  7. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Friern Hospital, New Southgate, N11, "Sylvester O Quards, b. 1905, inmate, single, occupation none."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
1st cousin 9 times removed of Simon Sackett the colonist
Last Edited2 Apr 2021

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