Alma Vernon Sackett

(1906-1985)
FatherEdward William Sackett (1867-1942)
MotherEdith Amelia Powell (1874-1914)
Alma Vernon Sackett, son of Edward William Sackett and Edith Amelia Powell, was born in Randlett, Uintah County, UtahG, on 12 December 1906.1 He died aged 79 on 30 December 19852,3 and was buried at Lindquist Memorial Park, Layton, Davis County, UtahG.4 He married first in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New MexicoG, on 27 January 1930, Ouyeda Wasson, daughter of Frank Wasson and Jessie ___.5,6 Ouyeda was born in ArkansasG, in about 1911.7 Alma married second in Wasatch County, UtahG, on 23 July 1935, Rachel Knudsen.8 Rachel was born on 8 July 1918.2 She died aged 86 on 1 November 2004 and was buried at Lindquist Memorial ParkG.4
     In 1910 Alma was living in TuckerG, in the household of his parents Edward and Edith, and was recorded in the census as Alma V Sackett, aged three and born in Utah.9
     In 1920 he was living in Clinton, Utah CountyG, in the household of his father Edward and stepmother Bertha, and was recorded as Elmer Vernis Sackett, aged 13 and born in Utah.10
     In 1930 he was living in Manzano National Forest, Valencia County, New MexicoG, and was recorded as Elma Sackett, a log cutter in a lumber camp, head of household, aged 23. Living with him were his wife Ouyed, 18, and his brother Clifford, 21.11
     Alma completed a World War II draft registration card in 1940. He was then aged 34, employed by the US Government Soil Conservation Service, and was living in Morgan, UtahG.12
Alma Vernon Sackett (1906–1985), Lindquist Memorial Park, Layton, Utah
(Src: Find A Grave, Chris Calcut)

Child of Alma Vernon Sackett and Ouyeda Wasson

ChartsNathaniel Sackett (–1817) descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903–1911", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Alma Vernon, b. Randlett, Uintah County, Utah, 12 Dec 1906, father Edward S Sackett age 45 farmer of Randlett b. Minnesota, mother Mildred Powell age 39 8th child housewife of Randlett b. Spanish Fork Utah."
  2. Gravestone.
  3. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Alma Sackett, b. Dec 12, 1906, d. Dec, 1985, SSN 529-12-1123 issued UT, residence Layton, Utah, 84041, county Davis."
  4. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  5. "Bernalillo County, New Mexico, Marriage Index, 1888–2017", database, Ancestry.com, "27 Jan 1930, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, NM, Alma V Sackett, and Ouyeda Wasson b. Albuquerque."
  6. Ouyeda's parents' names from 1920 census.
  7. 1920 and 1930 censuses have b. Arkansas. Ancestry transcript of marriage record stating b. Albuquerque is probably in error.
  8. "Utah, County Marriages, 1887–1937", database, Ancestry.com, "23 Jul 1935, Wasatch, Utah, Alma Vernon Sackett, 28, and Rachel Hansen, 17."
  9. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_1609, p. 15A, Enumeration District 0187, FHL microfilm 1375622
    Tucker, Utah County, Utah
    Sackett, Edward W, head, 41, m. 16y, b. MN, father b. US, mother b. US, [occ. blank]
    Sackett, Edith A, wife, 35, m. 16y, 9 ch, 7 living, b. UT, father b. IA, mother b. England
    Sackett, Joseph E, son, 15, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Ly C, dau, 11, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Hannah V, dau, 9, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Lillian, dau, 7, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Clara, dau, 5, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Alma V, son, 3, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Clifford P, son, 1 1/12, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT.
  10. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_1868, p. 1B, Enumeration District 194, image 396
    Clinton Township, Utah County, Utah
    Sackett, Edd, head, 52, married, home owned free of mortgage, b. MN, father b. Mn, mother b. MN, farmer, own account
    Sackett, Bertha, wife, 29, b. UT, father b. England, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Hanna, dau, 19, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Lillian Edith, dau, 17, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Elmer Vernis, son, 13, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Clifford P, son, 11, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT
    Sackett, Joseph Edward, son, 25, single, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT, fireman, D&RERR, worker.
  11. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0021; FHL microfilm: 2341135
    Manzano National Forest, Precinct 17, Valencia County, New Mexico, 21 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Elma, head, home rented, 23, m. at 23, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT, log cutter, lumber camp
    Sackett, Ouyed, wife, 18, m. at 18, b. AR, father b. MO, mother b. AR
    Sackett, Clifford, brother, 21, single, b. UT, father b. MN, mother b. UT, laborer, odd jobs.
  12. "U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940–1947", database, Ancestry.com, "Alma Vernon Sackett, Morgan, Morgan County, Utah, age 34, b. Randlett, Utah, 12 Dec 1906, emp. US Govt Soil Conservation Service, wt 155, complexion light brown, eyes gray, hair brown, ht 5' 11", nok Martha [sic] Knudsen. Reg 1940."
Generation.Tree10R.0
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of Nathaniel Sackett
Last Edited26 October 2018