Homer Samuel Sackett1

(1884-1956)
FatherCharles H Sackett (1852-1928)
MotherHarriet M Robinson (1863-aft 1920)
Homer Samuel Sackett
(1884–)
Homer Samuel Sackett, timber engineer, son of Charles H Sackett and Harriet M Robinson, was born in Livingston County, New York StateG, on 1 May 1884.2,3,4 He died aged 71 in Multnomah County, OregonG, on 4 March 1956.5 He married first in about 1913, Louise Chrisly.6 Louise was born in NorwayG in 18987 and died aged about 24 in Chicago, IllinoisG, on 20 June 1922.8,9 He married second Eva ___.
     Homer completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was then aged 34 and was living at 722 Bittersweet Pl, Chicago, Cook County, IllinoisG with his wife Louise. He was a timber engineer with the Chicago Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad Company.10

Children of Homer Samuel Sackett and Louise Chrisly

ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Descendants of Orange Sackett
Reference10R.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. 1900 Census ,.
  3. Avon Herald, (Avon, Livingston County, New York), p. 1. May 1, 1884. "Stop the press! Unlock the Form! This office always recognized true patriotism. Latest from the seat of war! A bouncing 10 pound boy, says Grandpa Sackett, at the home of Charley Sackett. The youngster is kicking and mamma is doing well. Congratulations."
  4. National Archives, "World War I draft registration cards", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Homer Samuel Sackett, 2nd 722 Bittersweet Pl, Chicago, Cook, Ill., 34, b. May 1, 1884, timber engineer, employer Chicago Milwaukee & St Paul, 1303 Railway Exchange, ?26 Michigan Av, Chicago, Cook, Ill.; wife 722 Bittersweet Place, Chicago, Cook, Ill, Louise Chrisly Sackett; registrant med ht, slender, blue eyes, lt br hair; registered Sept 12, 1918, Chicago, Ill."
  5. Oregon State Archives, "Oregon Death Index", database, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "4 Mar 1956, Sackett, Homer S, Multnomah Co, cert 3247, spouse Eva."
  6. Date of marriage based on birth of first child.
  7. 1920 Census ,.
  8. Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950 ,.
  9. "Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851–2003", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Chicago Daily Tribune, 21 June 1922, "Death Notices. / Sackett—Mrs. H.S. Sackett, wife of H.S. Sackett of 722 Bittersweet-pl., June 20. Funeral Thursday, 2 p.m., at 2701 N. Clark-st., private."
  10. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org), Illinois, Chicago, Cook, Roll A2824, Draft Board 54.
    "Serial no. 1416, Homer Samuel Sackett, of 2nd 722 Bittersweet Pl, Chicago, Cook, Ill, age 34, b. 1 May 1884, white, native born, timber engineer, Chicago Milwaukee & St. Paul, 1303 Railway Exchange, 6 Michigan Ave, Chicago, Cook, Ill. nok: wife, Louise Chrisly Sackett, 722 Bittersweet Place, Chicago, Cook, Ill. Registrant: med ht, slender build, blue eyes, lgt brown hair. Reg 12 Sep 1918."
Last Edited21 December 2013