Robert McKinley Sackett1

(1891-)
FatherOrange E Sackett (1841-1928)
MotherEmma Susan Chesley (c 1850-1911)
Robert McKinley Sackett
(1891–)
(Src: Dan Schafer)
Robert McKinley Sackett, son of Orange E Sackett and Emma Susan Chesley, was born in Central City, Merrick County, NebraskaG, on 19 August 1891.2,3
     In 1900 Robert was living in Kane, Pottawattamie County, IowaG, in the household of his parents Orange and Emma, and was recorded in the census as Robert Sackett, at school, aged eight and born in Nebraska.4
     In 1910 he was living in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie CountyG, in the household of his parents Orange and Emma, and was recorded as Robert Sackett, a clerk in an insurance company, aged 18.5
     Robert completed a World War I draft registration card on 5 June 1917. He was aged 27 and was an electrician at the Montana Power Company. He was living at Thompson Falls, Sanders County, MontanaG.2
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Montana, Sanders. Draft Division# Roll#1711441 (mis-spelled as Saskett).
    "Serial# Order#, Robert McKinley Sackett, Thompson Falls Montana, Age: 27, b. 19 Aug 1890 at Central City Nebraska, single, white, native born, electrician at Montana Power Co Sanders Montana, no nearest relative reported, no prior military experience, no exemptions, Registrant: Tall Ht, Med Build, eyes blue, hair dark, not bald, no disabilities, Reg: 5 Jun 1917 at Sanders Co., Montana."
  3. WW1 draft card shows birth in 1890; census records indicate 1891.
  4. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 456; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0148; FHL microfilm: 1240456
    Kane, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, 4 Jun 1900
    Sackett, O E, head, b. Nov 1843, 57, m. 28y, b. OH, father b. CT, mother b. CT, day laborer, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, E S, wife, b. Jun 1850, 50, m. 28y, b. NH, father b. NH, mother b. NH
    Sackett, Alton, son, b. Feb 1887, 13, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, day laborer
    Sackett, Hazel, dau, b. Oct 1889, 10, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, at school
    Sackett, Robert, son, b. Aug 1891, 8, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, at school.
  5. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_421; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0144; FHL microfilm: 1374434
    Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, 21 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Orange G, head, 68, m1. 37y, b. OH, father b. CT, mother b. CT, laborer, odd jobs, own account, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, Emma, wife, 59, m1. 37y, 7 ch, 6 living, b. NH, father b. NH, mother b. NH
    Sackett, Alton V, son, 23, single, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, moulder, foundry
    Sackett, Hazel, dau, 19, single, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, stenographer, insurance
    Sackett, Robert, son, 18, single, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, clerk, insurance.
Last Edited30 June 2017