Leland Russell Sackett Jr

FatherLeland Russell Sackett Sr (1893-1985)
MotherFannie McKennon (1896-1990)
Leland Russell Sackett Jr, son of Leland Russell Sackett Sr and Fannie McKennon, was born in Eugene, Lane County, OregonG, on 17 March 1923.1,2,3 He died aged 94 in Ellensburg, Kittitas County, Washington StateG, on 7 April 2017.2,4
     In 1930 Leland was living in Sheridan, Yamhill County, OregonG, in the household of his parents Leland and Fannie, and was recorded in the census as L Russell Sackett, aged seven and born in Oregon.5
     Leland enlisted in the US Army Air Corps at Sheppard Field, Wichita Falls, TexasG on 7 April 1943.6
Sackett Family Association descendants
Scott McKennon Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Email from Scott McKennon Sackett to Terri Carlson, Dec 2017.
  3. Obituary.
  4. Daily Record, Ellensburg, Washington State, Brookside Funeral Home & Crematory, "Russell Sackett, 94, died April 7, 2017 in Ellensburg. Sackett was born March 17, 1923 in Eugene, OR."
  5. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1958, p. 3B, Enumeration District 0045, Image 400.0, FHL microfilm 2341692
    Sheridan, Yamhill County, Oregon, 11 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Leland R, head, home rented, $20, 36, m. at 26, b. OR, father b. NY, mother b. NY, agent, insurance
    Sackett, Fannie M, wife, 33, m. at 23, b. AR, father b. AR, mother b. MO, secretary, insurance office
    Sackett, H Elizabeth, dau, 8, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR
    Sackett, L Russell, son, 7, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR
    Sackett, Stanley M, son, 2 8/12, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR.
  6. "US World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938–1946", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Leland R Jr, b. Oregon, 1923, res. Yamhill, Oregon, enlisted 7 Apr 1943 at Sheppard Field Witchita Falls, Texas, Private, Air Corps, educ 2 yrs college, single, no dependents, ht 60, wt 101."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited15 October 2018