Sidney Sackett

(1910-2005)
FatherGeorge Sidney Sackett (1882-1957)
MotherZenobia Maud Head (1885-1912)
Sidney Sackett, son of George Sidney Sackett and Zenobia Maud Head, was born in Coleman, TexasG, on 3 March 1910.1,2 He died aged 95 on 5 October 20053,4 and was buried at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, Killeen, Bell County, TexasG.1,5,6
     In 1910 Sidney was living at Justice Precinct 8, Coleman County, TexasG, in the household of his parents George and Maud, and was recorded in the census as Baby Sackett, aged one month and born in Texas.7
     In 1920 he was living at Justice Precinct 8, Coleman County, TexasG, and was recorded as Sidney Sackett, aged ten and born in Texas. He was living with his widowed father George in the household of George's parents Henry and Mary.8
     Sidney served in the US Army during the Second World War, enlisting at Fort Bliss, El Paso, TexasG on 27 February 1942 and serving to 24 May 1946.9,4
Sidney Sackett (1910–2005), Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, Killeen, Texas
(Src: Find A Grave, Frank Irons)
ChartsDescendants of Henry Sackett (1851–1928)
ReferenceR.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  2. Death record.
  3. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Sidney, Jr, b. Coleman, Texas, 3 Mar 1910, d. 5 Oct 2005, father George S Sackett, mother Maude Head. Listed Oct 1940 as Sidney Sackett Jr. Listed 12 Oct 2005 as Sidney Sackett."
  4. "US Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Sidney, b. 3 Mar 1910, d. 5 Oct 2005, branch Army, enlisted 27 Feb 1942, released 24 May 1946."
  5. "U.S. Veterans Gravesites", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Sidney, S/Sgt US Army World War II, b. 3 Mar 1910, d. 5 Oct 2005, Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, 11463 South Highway 195 Killeen, TX 78745, section 1 row A site 19."
  6. Abilene Reporter-News (Texas), transcription, GenealogyBank (https://www.genealogybank.com), "COLEMAN – Sidney Sackett, 95, of Abilene, died Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2005. Services are 11 a.m., Friday in the Glen Cove Cemetery Pavilion. Military honors will follow. Interment will be under the direction of Walker Funeral Home of Coleman."
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. "US World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938–1946", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Sidney, Jr, b. Coleman, Texas, 1910, enlisted Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas, 27 Feb 1942, for duration of War, grade Private, educ 4 yrs high school, civil occ farm hand, animal and livestock, single, without dependents, ht 68, wt 148."
Last Edited18 October 2017