Lydia Lucetta Sackett1

(1854-1931)
FatherDavid Alexander Sackett (1821-1895)
MotherSarah Lawrence (1819-1859)
Lydia Lucetta Sackett (1854–1931)
Lydia Lucetta Sackett, daughter of David Alexander Sackett and Sarah Lawrence, was born in Beavercreek, Benton County, OregonG, on 1 June 1854. She died aged 77 on 7 November 1931. She married in Petaluma, Sonoma County, CaliforniaG, on 18 October 1871, George Walter Ormsby. George was born in Dane, WisconsinG, on 13 April 1847. He died in Ventura, CaliforniaG, on 2 March 1940.
     In 1860 Lydia was living in Petaluma, Sonoma County, CaliforniaG, in the household of her father David and stepmother Emaline, and was recorded in the census as Lusetta Sackett, aged six and born in Oregon.2
     In 1880 she was living in Vallejo, Sonoma County, CaliforniaG, in the household of her husband George, 33, a farmer, and was recorded as Lucetta L Ormsby, aged 26. Living with them were their children, Julia, 7, Ernest, 4, and Ella, aged two.3

Children of Lydia Lucetta Sackett and George Walter Ormsby

  • Julia Belle Ormsby+ b. 1 Nov 1872, d. 28 Mar 1957
  • Ernest Walter Ormsby b. 11 May 1876
  • Ella Noreen Ormsby b. 8 Mar 1878
  • Edna Ormsby b. 25 Sep 1887
Association member descendants
Sackett Family Association descendants and researchers of Lydia Lucetta Sackett and George Walter Ormsby:
Louella Sexsmith and Nina J Rhys.
Reference9Q.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll M653_69, p. 586, Image 586, FHL film 803069
    Petaluma, Sonoma County, California
    D A Sackett, 39, farmer, real estate $5,000, personal estate $4,000, b. OH
    Emaline Sackett, 26, b. ME
    Saml Sackett, 19, b. IL
    Henrietta Sackett, 11, b. IL
    Emma Sackett, 9, b. IL
    Lusetta Sackett, 6, b. OR
    Annett Sackett, 3, b. CA
    Eliza McCarty, 22, servt, b. Ireland
    Edwin Goodall, 17, b. England.
  3. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll 84, FHL Film 1254084, p. 30C, Enumeration District 121, Image 0062
    Vallejo, Sonoma County, California, 10 Jun 1880
    Ormsby, George W, head, 33, farmer, b. WI, father b. OH, mother b. NY
    Ormsby, Lucetta L, wife, 26, keeping house, b. OR, father b. OH, mother b. England
    Ormsby, Julia B, dau, 7, at school, b. CA, father b. WI, mother b. OR
    Ormsby, Ernest W, son, 4, b. CA, father b. WI, mother b. OR
    Ormsby, Ella B, dau, 2, b. CA, father b. WI, mother b. OR.
Last Edited31 July 2015