Robert Ara Sackett

(1883-1969)
FatherRobert Nathaniel Sackett (1859-1915)
MotherAnetta Eva Hopkins (1864-1950)
Robert Ara Sackett, son of Robert Nathaniel Sackett and Anetta Eva Hopkins, was born in Stewartville, Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, on 25 March 1883. He died aged 86 in Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, on 4 July 1969. He married in MinnesotaG in 1909, Gertrude Dobson.
     Robert completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was aged 35 and was living at StewartvilleG with his wife Gertrude. He was a self-employed farmer.1
     In 1920 he was living in Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, and was recorded as A Robert Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 36. He owned his home on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Gertrude, 33, and their children, Cyril, 9, and Lois, aged six.2
     In 1930 he was living in Pleasant GroveG and was recorded as Ara R Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 47. He owned his home. Living with him were his wife Gertrude, 44, and their children, Cyril, 19, and Lois, aged 16.3

Children of Robert Ara Sackett and Gertrude Dobson

ChartsNathaniel Sackett (–1817) descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Minnesota, Olmstead, Roll 1675771.
    "Serial No 896, Order no 1375, Robert Ara Sackett, 4 Stewartville, Olmstead, Minn., age 35, b. 25 Mar 1883, white, native born, farmer, self employed, 4 Stewartville, Olmstead, Minn., nok: Mrs. Gertrude Sackett, 4 Stewartville, Olmstead, Minn., Registrant: med ht, med build, blue eyes, brown hair, no disabilities, Reg 12 Sept 1918."
  2. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_847; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 112; Image: 248
    Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, Minnesota, 30/31 Jan 1920
    Sackett, A Robert, head, home owned on mortgage, 36, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, farmer, gen farm
    Sackett, Gertrude, wife, 33, imm. 1908, nat. 1909, b. England, father b. Eng, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Cyril, son, 9, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Louis[e], dau, 6, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng.
  3. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 1110; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0017; Image: 686.0; FHL microfilm: 2340845
    Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, Minnesota, 2 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Ara R, head, home owned, 47, m. at 27, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, farmer, general farm
    Sackett, Gertrude, wife, 44, m. at 24, b. England, father b. Eng, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Cyril D, son, 19, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Lois G, dau, 16, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng.
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Sackett lineGreat-grandson of Nathaniel Sackett
Last Edited30 December 2017