Fred C Sackett

(1854-1929)
FatherJames Henry Sackett (1818-1910)
MotherAurelia Chapin
Fred C Sackett
(1854–1929)
(Src: Find A Grave, Frank Passic, Albion Historian)
Fred C Sackett, son of James Henry Sackett and Aurelia Chapin, was born in Aurelius, Cayuga County, New York StateG, on 11 August 1854.1,2 He died aged 74 in Albion, Calhoun County, MichiganG, on 17 April 19293 and was buried at Riverside Cemetery, AlbionG.3 He married in AlbionG, on 16 November 1880, Caroline M "Carrie" Dorrance, daughter of William Dorrance and Eliza King.1,3,4 Caroline was born in Canton, Fulton County, IllinoisG, on 9 January 1859.5,6 She died aged 72 in AlbionG, on 28 August 1931 and was buried at Riverside Cemetery, AlbionG.3
     In 1900 Fred was living at Ingham, Albion City, Calhoun County, MichiganG, and was recorded in the census as Fred C Sackett, a clerk in dry goods, head of household, 45 and born New York. Living with him were his wife Carrie, 42, and their children, William, 18, and Catherine, aged one. Fred's parents James and Aurelia were living next door.7
     In 1930 Fred's widow Caroline was living at Michigan Avenue, AlbionG, in the household of her daughter Katharyn and son-in-law Howell Van Gorden, and was recorded in the census as Carrie M Sacket, aged 71 and born in Illinois.8

Children of Fred C Sackett and Caroline M "Carrie" Dorrance

Sackett Family Association descendants
Susan Teagarden and Carol Davis Mckinney.
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Reference6354.9Q.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "6354. Fred C. Sackett, b. Aug. 11, 1854; m. Caroline Dorrance."
  2. Census.
  3. Email from Mary Sue (Van Gorden) Davis to Chris Sackett, January 2002.
  4. "Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867–1952", digital image, Ancestry.com, "16 Nov 1880, at Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan, Fred C Sackett, 26, of Albion, b. Cayuga County, NY, salesman; to Carrie M Dorrance, 22, of Albion, b. Canton, Illinois. By George S Hickey, Minister of the Gospel. Witnesses: W A Savage, Hattie Savage, both of Litchfield."
  5. Marriage record.
  6. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com), date of birth based on age at death 72-7-19.
  7. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 704, p. 9B
    Ingham, Albion City, Ward 2, Calhoun, Michigan
    Sackett, Fred C, head, b. Aug 1854, 45, m. 19y, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, clerk in dry goods, owned house on mortgage
    Sackett, Carrie M, wife, b. Jan 1858, 42, m. 19y, 2 ch, both living, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, William C, son, b. Mar 1882, 18, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. IL, clerk in grocery
    Sackett, Cathern A, dau, b. Dec 1898, 1, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. IL.
  8. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 978, p. 12B, Enumeration District 0005, Image 148.0, FHL microfilm 2340713
    Michigan Avenue, Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan, 11 Apr 1930
    Van Gorden, Howell L, head, home owned, $6,000, 35, m. at 23, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI, druggist, own store, WW veteran
    Van Gorden, Catherine S, wife, 33, m. at 21, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. IL
    Van Gorden, Patricia G, dau, 11, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI
    Van Gorden, Dorotha Bell, dau, 8, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI
    Sacket, Carrie M, mother-in-law, 71, wd, m. at 21, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
Last Edited12 December 2015