George Sidney Sackett

(1882-1957)
FatherHenry Sackett (1851-1928)
MotherMary Anna MacNamara (1858-1945)
George Sidney Sackett, son of Henry Sackett and Mary Anna MacNamara, was born at Camp Colorado, Coleman County, TexasG, on 22 July 1882.1 He died aged 75 at St John's Hospital, San Angelo, Tom Green County, TexasG, on 8 November 19572 and was buried at Coleman City CemeteryG.3 He married first before 1910, Zenobia Maud Head, daughter of William Head and J A Bogart. Zenobia was born in Coleman, TexasG, on 9 January 1885.1 She died aged 27 in Burnett, Coleman CountyG, on 17 May 1912.4 He married second after 1920, Elzora Hardwick, daughter of John Hardwick and Katie Stowers.5 Elzora was born in TexasG, on 25 December 1892.1 She died aged 79 at Shannon Hospital, San Angelo, Tom Green County, TexasG, on 12 May 1972.6
     In 1900 George was living at Center Avenue, Brownwood, Brown County, TexasG, in the household of his mother Mary, and was recorded in the census as George Sackett, at school, aged 17 and born in Texas.7
     In 1910 he was living at Justice Precinct 8, Coleman County, TexasG, and was recorded as George S Sackett, a farm laborer on a stock farm, head of household, aged 27. Living with him were his wife Maud, 24, and their unnamed son aged one month.8
     George completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was aged 36 and was living at Star Route, Burkett, Coleman County, TexasG. He was a laborer on his father's farm.9
     In 1920 he was living at Justice Precinct 8, Coleman County, TexasG, in the household of his parents Henry and Mary, and was recorded as George Sackett, a farm laborer on the home farm, a widower, aged 37. His son Sidney, aged ten, was living with him.10
     In 1930 he was living at Old San Angelo Road, Precinct 1, Coleman County, TexasG, and was recorded as George S Sackett, a rancher, head of household, aged 46. Living with him were his second wife Ella, 32, and her three daughters aged twelve, ten, and nine.11
     George completed a World War II draft registration card on 27 April 1942. He stated his age as 55 but was actually 59. He was self-employed and was living in ColemanG.12
George Sidney Sackett (1882–1957), Coleman City Cemetery, Texas
(Src: Find A Grave, Ralph Terry)

Child of George Sidney Sackett and Zenobia Maud Head

ChartsDescendants of Henry Sackett (1851–1928)
ReferenceQ.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. Death record.
  2. "Texas Death Certificates 1903–1982", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, George, d. St Johns Hospital, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, 8 Nov 1957, age 75-3-16, b. Camp Colorado, Coleman Co, Texas, 22 Jul 1882, res. San Angelo, married, retired farmer, own farm, father Henry Sackett b. Essex England, mother Mary McNamara b. Kansas, informant Mrs Sid Sackett, cause diabetic coma contributory pulmonary tuberculosis far advanced, removal 8 Nov 1957 Coleman City Cemetery."
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  4. "Texas Deaths, 1890–1976", digital image, FamilySearch, "Sackett, Mrs Geo, d. Burkett, Coleman County, Texas, 17 May 1912, age 27-4-8, b. Coleman County, 9 Jan 1885, housekeeper, father Wm Head b. Georgia, mother J A Bogart b. Fannin County Texas, cause peritonitis."
  5. Census.
  6. "Texas Death Certificates 1903–1982", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Elzora Hardwick, d. Shannon Hospital, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, 12 May 1972, res. 513 North Baze, San Angelo, widow, age 79, b. Texas, 25 Dec 1892, occ. "own home", father John Hardwick, mother Katie Stowers, informant Mrs Belva Hanson, cause metastatic carcinoma of cervix, removal 12 May 1972 Cedar Hill Cemetery, Abilene, Texas."
  7. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1650, p. 4A, Enumeration District 0005, FHL microfilm 1241615
    Center Avenue, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, 2 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Mary, head, b. Jan 1857, 43, m. 24y, 9 ch, all living, b. KS, father b. Ireland, mother b. WI, housekeeper
    Sackett, May, dau, b. Dec 1876, 23, single, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS]
    Sackett, William, son, b. Oct 1878, 21, single, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS], stock herder
    Sackett, Maud, dau, b. Feb 1880, 20, single, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS]
    Sackett, George, son, b. Jul 1882, 17, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS], at school
    Sackett, Bert, son, b. Sep 1883, 16, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS], at school
    Sackett, Grace, dau, b. Feb 1887, 13, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS], at school
    Sackett, Fred, son, b. Jun 1888, 11, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS], at school
    Sackett, Henry, son, b. May 1894, 6, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS]
    Sackett, Nellie, dau, b. Sep 1896, 3, b. TX, father b. KS [sic: Eng], mother b. England [sic: KS]
    MacNamara, Annie, sister, b. Apr 1862, 38, single, b. UT, father b. Ireland, mother b. WI.
  8. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1539; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0134; FHL microfilm: 1375552
    Justice Precinct 8, Coleman County, Texas, 28 Apr 1910
    Sackett, George S, head, 27, m. 3y, b. TX, father b. England, mother b. [blank], farm laborer, stock farm
    Sackett, Maud, wife, 24, m. 3y, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. TX
    Sackett, Baby, male, 1/12, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. TX.
  9. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Texas, Coleman.
    "George Sidney Sackett, age 36. Permanent home address: Star Route, Burkett, Coleman Co., Texas. Born 22 Jul 1882, white, native born. Present occupation, Laborer on farm; employer's name: H. Sackett, Coleman Co., Texas. Nearest relative: Henry Sackett, Star Route, Burkett, Coleman, Co., Texas. Medium height, slender build, blue eyes, brown hair. Reg. Coleman, Texas, 12 Sep 1918."
  10. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_1788, p. 4B, Enumeration District 66, Image 406
    Justice Precinct 8, Coleman County, Texas, 5 Mar 1920
    Sackett, Henry, head, 69, married, b. England, father b. England, mother b. England, farmer, general farm
    Sackett, Mary, wife, 63, b. KS, father b. KS, mother b. KS
    Sackett, May, dau, 43, single, b. TX, father b. England, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Maud, dau, 40, single [sic] b. TX, father b. England, mother b. KS
    Sackett, George, son, 37, wid, b. TX, father b. England, mother b. KS, farm laborer, home farm
    Sackett, Grace, dau, 33, single, b. TX, father b. England, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Fred, son, 30, single, b. TX, father b. England, mother b. KS, farm laborer, home farm
    Sackett, Mary [must be Nellie], dau, 23, single, b. TX, father b. England, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Sidney, gson, 10, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. TX.
  11. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 2308; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 2342042
    Old San Angelo Road, Precinct 1, Coleman County, Texas. 19 Apr 1930
    Sackett, George S, head, home rented $10 pm, age 46, age at 1st m. 21, b. TX, father b. TN, mother b. TN, rancher, stock ranch
    Sackett, Ella Z, wife, 32, age at 1st m. 18, b. TX, father b. TN, mother b. VA
    Short, Phillipa L, stepdau, 12, b. OK, father b. OK, mother b. TX
    Short, Inez A, stepdau, 10, b. OK, father b. OK, mother b. TX
    Short, Pelva P, stepdau, 9, b. OK, father b. OK, mother b. TX.
  12. "US World War II draft registration cards 1942", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Serial no. U501, George Sidney Sackett, Rural, Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, age 55, b. Coleman Co, 22 Jul 1887, contact Miss May Sackett, Coleman, Route 1, employer self, race white, ht 5' 4", wt 140, eyes blue, hair gray, complexion light brown, no physical marks. Reg. Coleman, Texas, 27 Apr 1942."
Last Edited24 October 2017