Ernest Claudius Sackett

(1877-1965)
FatherEdward Curtis Sackett (1831-1917)
MotherMary E Bradley (1843-)
Ernest Claudius Sackett
(1877–)
(Src: Myra Roper)
Ernest Claudius Sackett, son of Edward Curtis Sackett and Mary E Bradley, was born in IllinoisG, on 21 January 1877.1 He died aged 88 in East St Louis, St Clair County, IllinoisG, in August 19652 and was buried at St John's Cemetery, Granite City, Madison County, IllinoisG.3 He married first in Jersey County, IllinoisG, on 2 February 1899, Agnes Gilland.4 Agnes was born in IllinoisG, in March 1881.5 He married second before 1918, Nancy ___.
     In 1880 Ernest was living in Woodville, Greene County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Edward and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Ernest Sackett, aged three and born in Illinois.6
     In 1900 he was living in Carrollton, Greene County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as Ernest C Sackett, a day laborer, head of household, aged 23. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Agnes, 19, and their son Ralph E, aged seven months. The family were living next door to Ernest's mother Mary.7
     Ernest completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was then aged 41 and was a farmer living at Carrollton, Greene CountyG with his wife Nancy.8
Ernest Claudius Sackett (1877–1965), St John's Cemetery, Granite City, Illinois
(Src: Find A Grave, Barb Matchett)

Child of Ernest Claudius Sackett and Agnes Gilland

ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Reference6732.9Q.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "6732. Ernest Claudius Sackett, b. Jan. 21, 1877."
  2. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Ernest Sackett, b. Jan 21, 1877, d. Aug, 1965, SSN 332-16-2305 issued IL, residence East Saint Louis, Illinois, 62207, county Saint Clair."
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  4. "Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860–1920", database, Ancestry.com, "2 Feb 1899 at Jersey, IL, Ernest Sackett & Agnes Gilland."
  5. Census.
  6. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, NA T9-0209/215A
    Woodville, Greene, Illinois
    Eduard Sackett, head, married, 48, b. OH, teacher, father b. CT, mother b. Ireland
    Mary Sackett, wife, 35, b. IL, keeping house, father b. TN, mother b. TN
    Harriet Sackett, dau, 13, b. IL, at school, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    William Sackett, son, 11, b. IL, at school, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    Francis Sackett, son, 8, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    Charles Sackett, son, 6, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    Ernest Sackett, son, 3, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    James Sackett, son, 1, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL.
  7. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 303; Page: 25A; Enumeration District: 0020; FHL microfilm: 1240303
    Carrollton, Greene County, Illinois, 28 Jun 1900
    [next door to mother Mary Sackett]
    Sackett, Ernest C, head, b. Jan 1877, 23, m. 1y, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL, day laborer, home rented
    Sackett, Agnes, wife, b. Mar 1881, 19, m. 1y, 1 ch, living, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. MO
    Sackett, Ralph E, son, b. Oct 1899, 7/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  8. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Illinois, Carrollton. Roll A1694. Local Board Greene Co.
    "No serial no., Ernest Claudius Sackett, of R.F.D. 2, Carrollton, Ill, age 41, b. 21 Jan 1877, white, native born, Farmer, emp Henry T. Ramsey, R.F.D. 2 Carrollton, Ill, nok: Nancy Sackett, R.F.D #2, Carrollton, Ill. Registrant: tall ht, slender build, no disabilities. Reg 12 Sep 1918."
Last Edited23 January 2017