Dudley P Sackett

(1842-1906)
FatherJohn Sackett (1808-1895)
MotherElizabeth Jane Brown (1815-c 1894)
Dudley P Sackett, son of John Sackett and Elizabeth Jane Brown, was born in New York StateG in 1842.1,2 He died on 18 September 1906.1 He married in 1876, Ida A Curtis, daughter of Thomas S Curtis and Mary Campbell.1 She was born in MassachusettsG in about 1852.2
     Dudley Sackett served as a Union soldier in the American Civil War in the 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry.3,4
     In 1880 Dudley was living at Fairmont, Martin County, MinnesotaG, and was recorded in the census as Dudley P Sackett, head of household, a school teacher, aged 37, and born in New York. Other members of his household were his wife Ida, aged 28, born in Massachusetts, his daughters Nellie, aged two, and [unnamed], aged ten months, both born in Minnesota, Ida's sister Emma, aged 17, and a Lucy Harison, a seamstress, married, and aged 36.5
     He was recorded in the veterans' schedules of 1890 living in FairmontG.4
     In 1900 he was living in Fairmont, Martin County, MinnesotaG, and was recorded as Dudley P Sackett, a nurseryman, head of household, aged 57 and born in New York. He owned his home free of mortgage. Living with him were his wife Ida, 48, and their children, Florence, 18, George, 15, and Dora, aged seven. Ida's widowed mother Mary and unmarried sister Florence were living next door.6

Children of Dudley P Sackett and Ida A Curtis

Sackett Family Association descendants
Danielle Otey.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsTree 9. John Sackett of New Haven descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "4452. Dudley P. Sackett, b. in 1842, d. Sept. 18, 1906; m. Ida Curtis."
  2. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254626  NA T9-0626/179C (TEK)
    Fairmont, Martin, Minnesota
    Dudley P. SACKETT, head, married, 37, b. NY, school teacher, father b. NY, mother b. CT
    Ida A. SACKETT, wife, 28, b. MA, keeping house, father b. MA, mother b. Ireland
    Nellie SACKETT, dau, 2, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. MA
    SACKETT, dau, 10 months, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. MA
    Emma CURTIS, sister-in-law, single, 17, b. WI, dress maker, father b. MA, mother b. Ireland
    Lucy HARISON, other, married, 36, b. NY, seamstress, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  3. Website American Civil War database (National Park Service) (www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/index.html), "Sackett, Dudley P, Union, 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry."
  4. "1890 Veterans Schedules", digital image, Ancestry.com, Fairmont Township, Martin County, Minnesota
    Dudly? ? Sackett, Private, B Company, 3 MN Vol, enlisted 11 Oct 1861, discharged Mar 13 1862, service 5m 2d, PO address Fairmont, Minn, disability: chronic catarrh affecting lungs—effect? measles? in Army.
  5. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254626  NA T9-0626/179C
    Fairmont, Martin, Minnesota
    Dudley P. Sackett, head, married, 37, b. NY, school teacher, father b. NY, mother b. CT
    Ida A. Sackett, wife, 28, b. MA, keeping house, father b. MA, mother b. Ireland
    Nellie Sackett, dau, 2, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. MA
    [Unnamed] Sackett, dau, 10 months, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. MA
    Emma Curtis, sister-in-law, single, 17, b. WI, dress maker, father b. MA, mother b. Ireland
    Lucy Harison, other, married, 36, b. NY, seamstress, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  6. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 775, p. 5A, Enumeration District 0166, FHL microfilm 1240775
    Fairmont Village, Fairmont Township, Martin County, Minnesota, 12 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Dudley P, head, b. Jul 1842, 57, m. 21y, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, nurseryman, owned home free of mortgage
    Sackett, Ida A, wife, b, Nov 1851, 48, m. 21y, 4 ch, all living, b. MA, father b. VT, mother b. Ireland
    Sackett, Florence E, dau, b. Apl 1882, 18, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. MA, at school
    Sackett, George C, son, b. Nov 1884, 15, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. MA, at school
    Sackett, Dora M, dau, b. Sep 1892, 7, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. MA, at school
    Next door
    Curtiss, Mary, head, b. May 1833, 67, wid, 8 ch, 5 living, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland, immigrated 1848, owned home free of mortgage
    Curtiss, Florence M, dau, b. Apr 1857, 43, single, b. WI, father b. Ireland, mother b. WI [sic], teacher.
  7. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
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Sackett line4th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
Last Edited1 September 2014