Dwight Putnam Sackett

(1879-1955)
FatherOrange E Sackett1 (1841-1928)
MotherEmma Susan Chesley1 (c 1850-1911)
Dwight Putnam Sackett, son of Orange E Sackett and Emma Susan Chesley, was born in Warrensburg, Macon County, IllinoisG, on 16 September 1879.2,3,4 He died aged 75 in Sunnyside, Yakima County, Washington StateG, on 9 July 1955.5 He married Mary Jeanette ___.
     In 1880 Dwight was living in Illini, Macon County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Orange and Emma, and was recorded in the census as Dwight Sackett, aged nine months and born in Illinois.1
     In 1885 he was living in Wyandotte County, KansasG, in the household of his parents Orange and Emma, and was recorded as Dwight O Sackett, aged five and born in Illinois.6
     In 1910 he was living at State Street, Salt Lake City, UtahG, and was recorded as Dwight Sackett, a steel worker, head of household, aged 30. He owned his home free of mortgage. Living with him were his wife Mary, 31, and their children, Dorothy, 7, and Ray, aged three.7
     Dwight completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was then aged 38 and was a structural ironworker at the Utah Oil Refinery Company. He was living at 44 West Taylor Avenue, Salt Lake City, UtahG with his wife Mary.3
     In 1920 he was living at West Taylor Avenue, Salt Lake CityG, and was recorded as Dwight P Sacket, an inspector of oil tanks, head of household, aged 40. He owned his home free of mortgage. Living with him were his wife Mary, 40, and their children, Dorothy, 16, Raymond, 12, Dwight, 8, Elizabeth, 6, and Edward, aged three.8
     In 1930 he was living at West 24th South Street, Salt Lake CityG, and was recorded as Dwight P Sackett, a foreman in an oil refinery, head of household, aged 49. He owned his home. Living with him were his wife Mary, 50, and their sons, Dwight Jr, 18, and Edward, aged 13.9
     Dwight and Mary were listed in the Salt Lake City directories from 1928 to 1946, living at West 24th South Street, Salt Lake CityG. Dwight was a steel worker and in 1942 also taught at the Adult Evening School.10
     Dwight completed a World War II draft registration card on 25 April 1942. He was then aged 62 and was unemployed. He was living at 44 West 24th South Street, Salt Lake City, UtahG with his wife Mary. He appears to have been visiting New York at the date of the draft.11

Children of Dwight Putnam Sackett and Mary Jeanette ___

ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
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 Notes & Citations

  1. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, NA T9-0229/467B
    Illini, Macon, Illinois
    Orange E. SACKETT, head, male, married, 38, b. OH, farmer, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Emma S. SACKETT, wife, 29, b. NH, keeping house, father b. NH, mother b. NH
    Lizzie SACKETT, dau, 6, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Arthur SACKETT, son, 4, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Raymond SACKETT, son, 3, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Dwight SACKETT, son, 9 months, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Eleazer SACKETT, father, married, 78, b. CT, farmer home, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Patty SACKETT, mother, married, 76, b. CT, home here, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Henrietta HULSEBUS, other, single, 19, b. Hanover, servant, father b. Hanover, mother b. Hanover
    Morgan BURROWS, other, male, single, 19, b. IL, works on farm, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    William P. COLLIER, other, single, 21, b. MI, works on farm, father b. TN, mother b. AL
    Thomas MEILHEM, other, single, 18, b. IL, works on farm, father b. VA, mother b. IL.
  2. Census.
  3. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Utah, Salt Lake. Draft Division# 2 Roll# 1983911.
    "Serial# 409 Order#407, Dwight Putnam Sackett, 44 W Taylor Ave Salt Lake City Utah, Age: 38, b. 16 Sep 1879, white, native born, structural ironworker at Utah Oil Refinery Co, E.H. Dundas, nearest relative: Mary Jeannette Sackett, 44 W Taylor Ave Salt Lake City Utah, Registrant: Tall Ht, Med Build, eyes blue, hair dark, no disabilities, Reg: 12 Sep 1918 at Murray Utah."
  4. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Dwight P, b. Warrensburg, IL, 16 Sep 1879, claim date 14 Oct 1946, type: life claim, listed as Dwight P Sackett 12 Dec 1978."
  5. "Washington, Death Certificates, 1907–1960", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Dwight Putnam, d. Sunnyside, Yakima County, Washington, 9 Jul 1955, age 76, father Orange E Sackett, mother Emma Chesly."
  6. 1885 Kansas state census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: KS1885_144; Line: 19
    Sackett, Orange E, 43, agricultural implements agent, b. OH, military: Corporal, enlisted Il, company A, 114 regiment
    Sackett, Emma S, 34, school teacher, b. NH
    Sackett, Lizzie K, 11, b. IL
    Sackett, Arthur R, 9, b. IL
    Sackett, Raymond C, 7, b. IL
    Sackett, Dwight O, 5, b. IL.
  7. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1604; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 0077; FHL microfilm: 1375617
    State Street, Farmers Ward, Salt Lake County, Utah, 3 May 1910
    Sackett, Dwight, head, 30, m1. 7y, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. NH, steel worker, house industry, home owned free of mortgage
    Sackett, Mary J, wife, 31, m1. 7y, 2 ch, both living, b. England, imm. 1884, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Sackett, Dorothy, dau, 7, b. CO, father b. IL, mother b. England
    Sackett, Ray C, son, 3, b. UT, father b. IL, mother b. England.
  8. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1864; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 33; Image: 622
    West Taylor Ave, Salt Lake City, Utah, 17 Jan 1920
    Sacket, Dwight P, head, home owned free of mortgage, 40, b. IL, father b. US, mother b. US, inspector, oil tanks
    Sacket, Mary, wife, 40, imm. 1882, nat. 1902, b. England, father b. Ireland, mother b. Scotland
    Sacket, Dorothy, dau, 16, b. CO, father b. IL, mother b. England
    Sacket, Raymond, son, 12, b. UT, father b. IL, mother b. England
    Sacket, Dwight, son, 8, b. UT, father b. IL, mother b. England
    Sacket, Elizabeth, dau, 6, b. UT, father b. IL, mother b. England
    Sacket, Edward, son, 3 3/12, b. UT, father b. IL, mother b. England.
  9. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 2416; Page: 27A; Enumeration District: 0098; Image: 1124.0; FHL microfilm: 2342150
    West 24th South Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, 30 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Dwight P, head, home owned $3,000, 49, m. at 21, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. GA [sic], foreman, oil refinery
    Sackett, Mary J, wife, 50, m. at 22, b. England, imm. 1883, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Sackett, Dwight Jr, son, 18, b. UT, father b. IL, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Edward, son, 13, b. UT, father b. IL, mother b. Eng.
  10. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1928, 1929 "Sackett Dwight P (Mary J) formn U O R Co r 44 W 24th So."; 1934, "Sackett Dwight P (Mary J) h44 W 24th So."; 1936, 1939, "Sackett Dwight P (Mary J) steel wkr h44 W 24th So."; 1942, "Sackett Dwight P (Mary J) tchr Adult Evening Sch h44 W 24th So."; 1944, 1946, "Sackett Dwight P (Mary J) h44 W 24th So."
  11. "US World War II draft registration cards 1942", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Serial U3534, Dwight Putnam Sackett, Sr, res. 44 W 24th South St, Salt Lake City, Utah, mailing address 3096, 93 St, Jackson Heights, LI, NY, age 62, b. Warrensburg, IL, 16 Sep 1879, contact wife Mary J Sackett, 44 W 24th South St, unemployed, race white, ht 6', wt 210, eyes blue, hair brown, complexion sallow, scar on top of head. Reg 254 Queens NY, 25 Apr 1942, stamped Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah."
Last Edited30 June 2017