Harold Sackett

(1914-2002)
FatherHarry Sacofsky/Sackett (1881-1948)
MotherGussie Cohen (1887-1960)
Harold Sackett, son of Harry Sacofsky/Sackett and Gussie Cohen, was born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, on 27 July 1914.1,2 He died aged 87 in Lancaster County, PennsylvaniaG, on 20 March 2002.3,4
     In 1930 he was living at 48th Avenue, Queens County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Harry and Gussie, and was recorded as Harold Sackett, aged 15 and born in New York.5
     In 1940 he was living at 48th Avenue, Queens County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Harry and Gussie, and was recorded as Harold Sackett, a shipping clerk in an electrical firm, single, aged 25.6
     Harold served in the US Army during World War II from 13 May 1943 to 12 December 1945.7
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLouis Sacofsky descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Petition of father Harry Sackett for naturalization.
  2. Death record.
  3. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Harold, b. Bridgeport, Connecticut, 27 Jul 1914, d. 20 Mar 2002, father Harry Sackett, mother Gussie Cohen. Listed Dec 1936 as Harold Sackett."
  4. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Harold Sackett, b. Jul 27, 1914, d. Mar 20, 2002, SSN 086-10-1970 issued NY, residence Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17603, county Lancaster."
  5. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 1585; Page: 22B; Enumeration District: 0081; FHL microfilm: 2341320
    48th Avenue, Queens, New York City, 10 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Harry, head, home rented $55 pm, 46, m. at 26, b. Russia, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, immigrated 1895, proprietor, stationery, own account
    Sackett, Gussie, wife, 42, m. at 22, b. Russia, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, immigrated 1903
    Sackett, Esther, dau, 19, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, bookkeeper, electric
    Sackett, Lester, son, 18, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, bookkeeper, glass
    Sackett, Harold, son, 15, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia
    Sackett, Irving, son, 6, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia.
  6. 1940 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: m-t0627-02724; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41-218
    48 Avenue, Queens, New York, 11 Apr 1940
    Sackett, Harry, head, 57, b. Russia, res. 1935 same, tailor, own store
    Sackett, Gussie, wife, 53, b. Russia, res. 1935 same
    Sackett, Lester, son, 28, single, b. CT, res. 1935 same, policeman, NY City
    Sackett, Harold, son, 25, single, b. CT, res. 1935 same, shipping clerk, electrical
    Sackett, Irving, son, 16, b. CT, res. 1935 same
    Greenman, Jessie, sister, 44, married, b. Russia, res. 1935 same
    Greenman, Milton S, nephew, 19, b. NY, res. 1935 same, errand boy, dry goods store.
  7. "US Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Harold, b. 27 Jul 1914, d. 20 Mar 2002, branch Army, enlisted 13 May 1943, released 12 Dec 1945."
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Last Edited15 February 2018