Andrew Parker "Chub" Sacket

(1842-1925)
FatherGad/James Sacket (1804-1884)
MotherSally Jenette Parker (1816-)
Andrew Parker Sacket (1842–1925)
(Src: Cynthia Hunter)
Andrew Parker "Chub" Sacket, son of Gad/James Sacket and Sally Jenette Parker, was born in Marine, Madison County, IllinoisG, on 13 February 1842.1 He died aged 83 at the Old Soldiers' Home, Danville, Vermillion County, IllinoisG, on 28 February 19252 and was buried at Danville National CemeteryG.3 He married in Boulder, ColoradoG, on 24 July 1883, Florence Croissant.4 Florence was born in New York StateG, on 2 April 1853.5 She died aged 33 in BoulderG, on 9 February 1887.5
     In 1850 Andrew was living in Marine Settlement, Madison County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents James and Sarah, and was recorded in the census as Andrew Sacket, aged eight and born in Illinois.6
     In 1860 he was living in Marine Settlement, Madison County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents James and Sally, and was recorded as Andrew Sackett, a laborer, aged 18.7
     Andrew served from 1861 to 1864 in the American Civil War as a Union soldier in the 59th Regiment, Illinois Infantry.8,9,10
     In 1870 he was living in Marine SettlementG, in the household of his father James, and was recorded as Andrew Sackett, a farm hand, aged 28.11
     In 1880 he was living in Boulder, ColoradoG, in the household of his brother Henry and sister-in-law Mary, and was recorded as Andrew Sacket, a farmer, aged 38.12
     In 1900 he was living at East 4th Street, Pueblo, ColoradoG, and was recorded as Andrew Sacket, an expressman, head of household, aged 58, a widower. He owned his home freehold. Living with him were his daughter Mary, aged 16, and his unmarried sister Clarissa, aged 60.13
     In 1910 he was living at East 4th Street, Pueblo, ColoradoG, and was recorded as Andrew Sackett, driver of an express wagon, head of household, aged 68, a widower. He owned his home. Living with him was his sister Clarissa, 70.14
     In 1920 he was living at the Soldiers and Sailors Home, Rio Grande County, ColoradoG, and was recorded as Andrew Sacket, a widower, aged 78.15
     Andrew was listed in the Pueblo, Colorado, City Directory from 1893 to 1919. His sister Clarissa was living with him as his housekeeper throughout this time.16
Siblings Andrew Parker Sacket, Frances Sarah Sacket, & Clarissa Baldwin Sacket
(Src: Cynthia Hunter)
Andrew Parker Sacket (1842–1925), Danville National Cemetery, Illinois
(Src: Find A Grave, coan.net)

Child of Andrew Parker "Chub" Sacket and Florence Croissant

See alsoThurmon King's Database, 216
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsJonathan Sacket descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "2597. Andrew Sacket, b. Feb. 13, 1842."
  2. Email from Cynthia Hunter to Chris Sackett, Oct 2018.
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  4. "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853–2006", digital image, FamilySearch, "24 Jul 1883, at Boulder, Boulder County, Andrew Sacket, 41, & Florence Croissant, 30, by J T Musgrove, Minister."
  5. Thurmon King's database.
  6. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Roll M432_119, p. 556
    Marine Settlement, Madison, Illinois
    3/3
    Sacket, James, 45, m, farmer, b. CT
    Sacket, Sarah P., 34, f, b. NY
    Sacket, James Jr, 13, m, b. IL
    Sacket, Francis, 15, m, b. IL
    Sacket, Clarissa, 10, f, b. IL
    Sacket, Andrew, 8, m, b. IL
    Sacket, Henry R., 5, m, b. IL
    Sacket, Frances S., 3, f, b. IL.
  7. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M653_208; Page: 716; Image: 718; Family History Library Film: 803208
    Township 4 N 6 W, Marinetown PO, Madison County, Illinois
    Sackett, James, 56, farmer, real estate $10,000, personal estate $6,000, b. CT
    Sackett, Sallie J, 42, b. NY
    Sackett, Francis M, 24, b. IL
    Sackett, James, 22, b. IL
    Sackett, Clarrisa B, 19, b. IL
    Sackett, Andrew, 18, laborer, b. IL
    Sackett, Henry, 16, laborer, b. IL
    Sackett, Frances S, 14, b. IL.
  8. Website American Civil War database (National Park Service) (www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/index.html), "Sackett, Andrew, Union, 50th Regiment, Illinois Infantry."
  9. Chesley A Mosman, The Rough Side of War, A Civil War Journal, Basin Publishing Co (1987).
  10. "Illinois, Databases of Illinois Veterans Index, 1775–1995", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Andrew, rank Private, Co D, 59th Illinois Infantry, ht 5' 6", hair [sic: complexion] light, eyes blue, complexion [sic: hair] sandy, single, farmer, b. Marine, Madison County, IL, muster out [sic: in] age 19, muster out date 17 Sep 1864 at Chattanooga, TN, term expired, res. Marine, Madison County, IL."
  11. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M593_251; Page: 81B; Image: 305371; Family History Library Film: 545750
    Township 4 Range 6, Marine PO, Madison County, Illinois
    Sackett, Jas, 66, farmer, real estate $16,000, personal estate $1,500, b. CT
    Sackett, C B, 31, b. IL
    Sackett, Andrew, 28, farm hand, personal estate $800, b. IL
    Sackett, F S, 23, b. IL
    Ellison, Lola?, 14, b. IL.
  12. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 89; Page: 519B; Enumeration District: 025
    Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado, 15 Jun 1880
    Sacket, Henry R, head, 35, dentist, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. _
    Sacket, Mary, wife, 27, keeping house, b. IL, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Sacket, Anna J, dau, 3, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sacket, Andrew, brother, 38, farmer, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. _.
  13. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 11; Enumeration District: 0096; FHL microfilm: 1240128
    East 4th Street, Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado, 12 Jun 1900
    Sacket, Andrew, head, b. Feb 1842, 58, wd, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. NY, expressman, home owned freehold
    Sacket, Clarissa, sister, b. Jul 1839, 60, single, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. NY, house keeper
    Sacket, Mary E, dau, b. May 1884, 16, b. CO, father b. IL, mother b. NY.
  14. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_124; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0162; FHL microfilm: 1374137
    East 4th Street, Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado, 16/18 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Andrew, head, 68, wd, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. NY, driver, express wagon, home owned freehold
    Sackett, Clarissa, sister, 70, single, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. NY.
  15. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_171; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 246
    Soldiers and Sailors Home, Precinct 14, Rio Grande County, Colorado, 27/28 Feb 1920
    Sacket, Andrew, head, 78, wd, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. NY.
  16. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, Pueblo, Colorado, City Directory, 1893, "Sacket Andrew, expman, res 910 W 14th."; 1903, 1904, "Sacket Andrew, expman, res 912 E 4th."; 1905, 1906, "Sacket Andrew, driver, res 912 E 4th."; 1907, "Sacket Andrew, expman, res 912 E 4th."; 1909, "Sacket Andrew, res 912 E 4th."; 1910, 1911, 1912, "Sacket Andrew r 912 E 4th."; 1913, "Sacket Andrew, r 212 E 3d."; 1915, "Sacket Andrew (Clarissa), lab, r 212 E 2d."; 1916, 1917, "Sacket Andrew, r 212 E 3d."; 1919, "Sacket Andw, r 212 E 3d."
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Sackett lineGrandson of Jonathan Sacket of Milford, Connecticut
Last Edited31 October 2018