Jonathan Henry Sackett

(1895-1979)
FatherDaniel Webster Sackett (1853-1935)
MotherLua L Burdick (c 1856-bef 1920)
Jonathan Henry Sackett, son of Daniel Webster Sackett and Lua L Burdick, was born in Pleasant Vale, Pike County, IllinoisG, on 2 June 1895.1,2,3 He died aged 84 in Alton, Madison County, IllinoisG, on 20 July 19794,5 and was buried at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens, Bethalto, Madison CountyG.6 He married in Morgan County, IllinoisG, on 11 May 1921, Jane Belle Powers.7 Jane was born in IllinoisG, on 19 May 1896.6 She died aged 66 in AltonG, on 6 October 1962 and was buried at Rose Lawn Memory GardensG.6
     In 1900 Jonathan was living in Hadley, Pike County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Daniel and Lua, and was recorded in the census as Johnthan H Sackett, aged four and born in Illinois.8
     In 1910 he was living in HadleyG, in the household of his parents Daniel and Lua, and was recorded as John H Sackett, aged 15.9
     Jonathan completed a World War I draft registration card on 5 June 1917. He was aged 22 and was a farmer living at Baylis, Pike County, IllinoisG.3 He served in the US Army from 26 June 1918 to 26 February 1919.5
     In 1920 he was living in HadleyG, in the household of his widowed father Daniel, and was recorded as Johnathan Sackett, a laborer on the home farm, aged 25, single.10
     In 1930 he was living at Main Street, Crescent City, Iroquois County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as Jonathan H Sackett, a laborer, head of household. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Jane, 33, and their children, Daniel, 7, Josephine, 6, Byron, 4, and Glen, aged two.11
     Jonathan completed a World War II draft registration card on 27 April 1942. He was living at Baylis, Pike County, IllinoisG, aged 46, and was a farm worker.12

Children of Jonathan Henry Sackett and Jane Belle Powers

  • Daniel W Sackett b. c 1922
  • Josephine L Sackett b. c 1923
  • Byron E Sackett b. c 1925
  • Glen A Sackett b. c 1927
  • Mary Sackett b. 1932
Sackett Family Association descendants
Rebecca Oswalt and Jim Carr.
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Reference9Q.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Adaline Horton White, The Hortons of America, published by the author, Seattle, Washington (1929), "Jonathan Henry [Sackett, s. Daniel W & Lua L (Burdick) Sackett] born at Pleasant Vale, June 2, 1895."
  2. Death record.
  3. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org), Illinois, Baylis, Roll 24, Local Board.
    "Serial no. 1307, Jonathan H. Sackett, age 22, of RDF#at, Baylis, Ill, b. 2 Jun 1895, natural born, Pleasant Vale, Ill, farming, self, at home, no dependents, single, causasian, no military service, med ht, med build, gray eyes, lt brown hair. Reg 5 Jun 1917."
  4. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors (http://www.americanancestors.org), "Jonathan Sackett, b. Jun 2, 1895, d. Jul, 1979, SSN 357-18-7700 issued IL, residence Alton, Illinois, 62002, county Madison."
  5. "US Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File", database, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett, Jonathan, b. 2 Jun 1895, d. 20 Jul 1979, Army, enlisted 26 Jun 1918, released 26 Feb 1919."
  6. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  7. Thurmon King's database, 11147 Jonathan Henry Sackett.
  8. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 337; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0116; FHL microfilm: 1240337
    Hadley, Pike County, Illinois, 2 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Daniel, head, b. Mar 1852, 48, m. 22y, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. IL, farmer
    Sackett, Lua L, wife, b. Jan 1857, 43, m. 22y, 12 ch, 7 living, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Myrt S, son, b. Sep 1888, 22, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farm laborer
    Sackett, Joaham A, son, b. Jun 1879, 20, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farm laborer
    Sackett, Wallace E, son, b. Jul 1883, 16, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farm laborer
    Sackett, James A, son, b. Apr 1885, 15, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farm laborer
    Sackett, Johnthan H, son, b. Jun 1895, 4, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Dewey S, son, b. Jul 1897, 2, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  9. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T624_318; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0130; FHL microfilm: 1374331
    Hadley, Pike County, Illinois, 9 May 1910
    Sackett, Daniel, head, 57, m1. 32y, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. OH, farmer, general farm, own account, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, Louisa, wife, 53, m1. 32y, 10 ch, 6 living, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Mert S, son, 31, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farmer, home farm
    Sackett, Jonathon M, son, 30, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farmer, home farm
    Sackett, John H, son, 15, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Dewey S, son, 12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  10. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T625_401; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 159; Image: 225
    Farm, Hadley, Pike County, Illinois, 15 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Daniel W, head, home owned on mortgage, 66, wid, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. OH, farmer, general farm, employer
    Sackett, Mert S, son, 43, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, section hand, railroad, worker
    Sackett, Josephtham A, son, 41, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farm laborer, general farm, worker
    Sackett, Johnathan, son, 25, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farm laborer, home farm
    Sackett, Dewey S, son, 22, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, section hand, railroad, worker.
  11. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 520; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0018; Image: 132.0; FHL microfilm: 2340255
    Main Street, Crescent City, Iroquois County, Illinois, 2 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Jonathan H, head, home rented $6 pm, 34, m. at 26, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, laborer, road construction
    Sackett, Jane B, wife, 33, m. at 25, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Daniel W, son, 7, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Josephine L, dau, 6, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Byron E, son, 4, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Glen A, son, 2, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  12. "US World War II draft registration cards 1942", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Serial no. U1492, Jonathan Henry Sackett, Baylis, Pike, County, Ill, age 46, b. Pleasant Vale, IL, 2 Jun 1895, contact Mrs Jane Sackett, employer Layne and Mink, Baylis, farm, race white, ht 5' 7½", wt 150, eyes gray, hair brown, complexion dark. Reg Pittsfield, Pike County, IL, 27 Apr 1942."
Last Edited27 February 2017