Filertus F "Lete" Sackett

(1866-1958)
FatherFilertus Sackett (1828-1895)
MotherSarah A Davis
Filertus Sackett (1866–1958) & Belle (Ross) Sackett
(Src: Ancestry, Alexis Beckstead)
Filertus F "Lete" Sackett, son of Filertus Sackett and Sarah A Davis, was born in MissouriG, in 1866.1,2 He died aged about 91 in Malheur County, OregonG, on 22 March 1958 and was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario, Malheur CountyG.3 He married in about 1891, Belle Ross, daughter of William W Ross and Sarah Jane Cunningham.1 Belle was born in IllinoisG, on 18 May 1869.1,2 She died aged 53 at home at 3511 Genesee Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, MissouriG, on 3 November 1922 and was buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Bates County, MissouriG.3,4,5
     In 1870 Filertus was living in Butler, Bates County, MissouriG, in the household of his parents Filertus and Sarah, and was recorded in the census as Lintus Sackett, aged three and born in Missouri.6
     In 1880 Filertus was living at Butler, Bates County, MissouriG, in the household of his father Filer and stepmother Caroline, and was recorded in the census as L F Sacket, aged 13 and born in Missouri.7
     In 1900 he was living at Mechanic Street, Butler, Bates County, MissouriG, and was recorded as Philetus Sackett, a restaurant keeper, head of household, aged 33. He owned his home on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Belle, 31, and their children, Mahala (Halie), 8, Gladys, 5, and Mildred, aged two.8
     In 1910 he was living at Mechanic Street, Mount Pleasant, Bates County, MissouriG, and was recorded as Filertus F Sackett, a salesman, head of household, aged 43. Living with him were his wife Belle, 40, and their children, Halie, 17, Gladys, 15, Mildred, 12, and Marion, aged nine.9
     Filertus was listed from 1913 to 1919 in the Kansas City Directory, living at 3511 Genesee Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, MissouriG. He worked in various roles in the automobile industry, including at the Ford Motor Company.10
     In 1920 he was living in Kansas City, Jackson County, MissouriG, and was recorded as Filertus Sackett, an automobile accessories salesman, head of household, aged 53. He owned his home on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Belle, 50, and their children, Gladys, 25, and Marion, aged 19.11
     Filertus was listed in 1925 in the Kansas City Directory, working in sales at the R P Rice Motor Company and living at 3511 Genesee Street, Kansas CityG. He was at the same address in 1927.12
Filertus F Sackett (1866–1958), Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario, Oregon
(Src: Find A Grave, Cheryl Hanson)
Belle (Ross) Sackett (1869–1922), Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri
(Src: Find A Grave, Richard Parker)

Children of Filertus F "Lete" Sackett and Belle Ross

Association member descendants
Sackett Family Association descendants and researchers of Filertus F "Lete" Sackett and Belle Ross:
Cynthia D McGee.
Reference9Q.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Gravestone.
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  4. "Missouri, Death Certificates 1910–1962", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett, Belle Ross, d. 3511 Genesee St, KC, Jackson County, MO, 3 Nov 1922, res. 3511 Genesee St, b. Bloomington, IL, 18 May 1869, age 53-5-15, husband Filertus Sackett, father Wm W Ross b. Glasgow, Scotland, mother Sarah Jane Cunningham b. OH, informant Filertus Sackett, 3511 Genesee, cause exhaustion from carcinoma of liver and of breast, bur. Butler, MO, 4 Nov 1922."
  5. "Bates County, Missouri, Cemetery Index, 1823–1959", database, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sacket, Belle, b. 18 May 1969, d. 3 Nov 1922, bur. Oak Hill Cemetery, Bates County, MO, spouse Leet Sacket."
  6. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: M593_758; Page: 123B; Image: 225058; Family History Library Film: 552257
    Butler, Bates County, Missouri, 11 Jun 1870
    Sackett, Filertus, 40, Jack of [all] trades, real estate $800, personal estate $300, b. IN
    Sackett, Sarah, 33, home, b. IA
    Sackett, Lawrence, 16, home, b. IN
    Sackett, Mahala, 14, home, b. IA
    Sackett, Lintus, 3, home, b. MO
    Davis, Leodica, 63, at home, b. NC.
  7. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org), FHL 1254673 NA T9-0673/190A (TEK)
    Butler, Bates, Missouri
    Filer SACKET, head, married, 52, b. IN, grocery merchant, father b. VT, mother b. OH
    Caroline S. SACKET, wife, 38, b. IN, keeping house, father b. KY, mother b. ---
    L. F. SACKET, son, 13, b. MO, father b. ---, mother b. ---
    Harry SACKET, son, 1, b. MO, father b. ---, mother b. ---
    William R. HEPLER, other, single, 16, b. IN, clerk in grocery store, father b. IN, mother b. IN.
  8. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 839; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0013; FHL microfilm: 1240839
    Mechanic Street, Butler, Bates County, Missouri, 15 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Philetus, head, b. Dec 1866, 33, m. 9y, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IA, restaurant keeper, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, Belle R, wife, b. May 1869, 31, m. 9y, 3 ch, all living, b. IL, father b. Scotland, mother b. OH
    Sackett, Mahala E, dau, b. Nov 1891, 8, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Gladys, dau, b. Sep 1894, 5, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Mildred, dau, b. Nov 1897, 2, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL.
  9. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T624_768; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0013; FHL microfilm: 1374781
    Mechanic, Mt Pleasant, Bates County, Missouri, 21 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Filertus F, head, 43, m1. 18y, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IN, sailsman travling? [salesman travelling?] light plants
    Sackett, Belle R, wife, 40, m1. 18y, b. IL, father b. Scot English, mother b. OH
    Sackett, Haley E, dau, 17, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Gladus L, dau, 15, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Mildred G, dau, 12, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Marion J, dau, 9, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL.
  10. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Kansas City Directory, 1913, "Sackett Filertus trav r 3511 Genesee"; 1914, "Sackett Filertus clk Ford Motor Co r 3511 Genesee"; 1915, "Sackett Filertus mechanic Ford Motor Co r 3511 Genesee"; 1916, "Sackett Filertus L mach r 3511 Genesee"; 1917, "Sackett Filertus L assembler r 3511 Genesee"; 1918, "Sackett Filertus L mach r 3511 Genesee"; 1919, "Sackett Filertus L auto sales h 3511 Genesee."
  11. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T625_924; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 1120
    Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, 3 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Filertus, head, home owned on mortgage, 53, married, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IN, commercial trav, automobile accessories
    Sackett, Belle R, wife, 50, b. IL, father b. Scotland, mother b. OH
    Sackett, Gladys L, dau, 25, single, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL, stenographer, office wholesale optical
    Sackett, Marion J, dau, 19, single, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. IL.
  12. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Kansas City Directory, 1925, "Sackett Filertus sales R P Rice Motor Co h3511 Genesee"; 1927, "Sackett Filertus h3511 Genesee."
Last Edited18 April 2017