Jessie Sacofsky/Sackett

(1894-1981)
FatherLouis Sacofsky (1848-1921)
MotherRose/Florence Frankel (1852-)
Jessie Sacofsky, daughter of Louis Sacofsky and Rose/Florence Frankel, was born in RussiaG on 15 September 1894.1,2 She changed her name to Sackett after immigrating to the United States. She died aged 86 in New York CityG, in February 1981.3 She married in the Bronx, New York City, New York StateG, on 10 June 1919, Herman M Greenman, son of Max Greenman and Gussie Rosenthal.4,5 Herman was born in New York StateG, in about 1894.1
     Jessie immigrated to the United States from Russia with her parents and siblings in 1896.
     In 1900 Jessie was living at Watkins Street, Brooklyn, New York CityG, in the household of her parents Louis and Rose, and was recorded in the census as Jessie Sacofsky, aged seven and born in Russia.6
     In 1905 she was living at Stone Avenue, Brooklyn, New York CityG, in the household of her parents Louis and Rose, and was recorded as Jessie Sacofsky, a schoolgirl, aged eleven.7
     Jessie was listed in the Bridgeport, Connecticut, directories of 1919 and 1920 at her father's address at 216 James, BridgeportG.8
     In 1920 she was living at Pitkin Avenue, Brooklyn, New York CityG, in the household of her husband Herman, 26, proprietor of a hardware store, and was recorded as Jesse Greenman, aged 24.9
     In 1930 she was living at 47th Street, Queens, New York CityG, in the household of her husband Herman, 35, a hardware business owner, and was recorded as Jessie Greenman, aged 34. Living with them was their son Milton, aged nine.10
     In 1940 she was living at 48th Avenue, Queens County, New York StateG, in the household of her brother Harry and sister-in-law Gussie, and was recorded as Jessie Greenman, aged 44.11

Child of Jessie Sacofsky/Sackett and Herman M Greenman

ChartsLouis Sacofsky descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Death record.
  3. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Jessie Greenman, b. 15 Sep 1894, d. Feb 1981, last res. 11691 Far Rockaway, Queens, New York, SSN issued New York (before 1951)."
  4. "New York City, Marriage Indexes, 1907–1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, "10 Jun 1919, Bronx, Jessie Sackett & Herman M Greenman, cert 1996."
  5. "New York City Marriages, 1829–1940", database, FamilySearch, "10 Jun 1919, Bronx, NY, Herman M Greenman, 25, single, b. Russia, father Max, mother Gussie Rosenthal; and Jessie Sackett, 24, single, b. Russia, father Lorlis, mother Fannie Frankel."
  6. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 1065; Page: 26A; Enumeration District: 0480; FHL microfilm: 1241065
    Watkins Street, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, 13 Jun 1900
    Sacofsky, Louis, head, b. Jan 1848, 52, m. 29y, b. Poland/Russ, father b. Poland/Russ, mother b. Poland/Russ, tailor, home rented
    Sacofsky, Rosa, wife, b. Mar 1852, 48, b. Poland/Russ, father b. Poland/Russ, mother b. Poland/Russ
    Sacofsky, Samuel, son, b. Jan 1879, 21, b. Poland/Russ, father b. Poland/Russ, mother b. Poland/Russ, tailor
    Sacofsky, Harris, son, b. Mar 1881, 19, b. Poland/Russ, father b. Poland/Russ, mother b. Poland/Russ, tailor
    Sacofsky, Lilly, dau, b. Nov 1883, 16, b. Poland/Russ, father b. Poland/Russ, mother b. Poland/Russ, tailoress
    Sacofsky, Jessie, dau, b. Nov 1892, 7, b. Poland/Russ, father b. Poland/Russ, mother b. Poland/Russ, tailoress. [sic]
    [Jessie's birth date and age appear to be in error; all other records indicate she was born in 1894]
  7. 1905 New York state census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1905; Election District: A.D. 21 E.D. 12; City: Brooklyn; County: Kings
    Stone Avenue, Brooklyn
    Sacofsky, Louis, head, 56, b. Russia, tailor
    Sacofsky, Eva [sic], wife, 53, b. Russia, housework
    Sacofsky, Harry, son, 20, b. Russia, tailor
    Sacofsky, Lillie, dau, 18, b. Russia, seamstress
    Sacofsky, Jessie, dau, 11, b. Russia, to school.
  8. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Directory, 1919, "Sackett Jessie bds 216 James."; 1920, "Sackett Jessie res 216 James."
  9. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1180; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 1429
    Pitkin Ave, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, 5 Jan 1920
    Greenman, Herman, head, home rented, 26, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, hardware store, own business
    Greenman, Jesse, wife, 24, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia.
  10. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 1585; Page: 45B; Enumeration District: 0081; FHL microfilm: 2341320
    47 St, Queens, New York City, 17 Apr 1930
    Greenman, Herman, head, home rented $60 pm, 35, m. at 25, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, hardware, own b, veteran yes
    Greenman, Jessie, wife, 34, b. Russia, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, Jewish, immigrated 1897, naturalized
    Greenman, Milton, son, 9, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. Russia.
  11. 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.
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