Bernard Sackett

(1909-1938)
FatherMyer Sacofsky/Sackett (1874-1962)
MotherRebecca H Robinson (1879-1953)
Bernard Sackett, son of Myer Sacofsky/Sackett and Rebecca H Robinson, was born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, on 30 July 1909.1 He died aged 28 on 18 January 1938 and was buried at the Jewish Cemetery (Agudas Achim), Fairfield, ConnecticutG.2
     In 1910 Bernard was living at 44 Highland Avenue, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, in the household of his parents Myer and Rebecca, and was recorded in the census as Bernard Sackett, aged eight months and born in Connecticut.3
     In 1920 he was living at James Street, BridgeportG, in the household of his parents Myer and Rebecca, and was recorded as Bernard Sackett, aged eleven.4
     In 1930 he was living at Stratford Avenue, BridgeportG, in the household of his parents Myer and Rebecca, and was recorded as Bernard Sackett, aged 21.5
     Bernard was listed in the 1936 Bridgeport City Directory, living at 954 Stratford Avenue, BridgeportG with his parents Myer and Rebecca.6
ChartsLouis Sacofsky descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Father's naturalization papers state Bernard's date of birth 30 Jul 1909. 1910 census (Apr 1910) gives age as 8 months. Birth date 30 Jul 1910 on burial record is therefore in error.
  2. "JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Bernard, b. 30 Jul 1910, d. 18 Jan 1938, bur. plot J28, Agudas Achim Cemetery, Reid Street, Fairfield, Connecticut, father Dov Ber."
  3. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_128; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0032; FHL microfilm: 1374141
    44 Highland Avenue, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 25 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Myer, head, 34, m. 11y, b. Russ Yiddish, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. Russ Yiddish, immigrated 1894, naturalized, tailor & dry goods, home rented
    Sackett, Rebecca, wife, 30, m. 11y, 5 ch, all living, b. NY, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. Russ Yiddish
    Sackett, Benjamin, son, 10, b. NY, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Ruth, dau, 8, b. RI, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Florence, dau, 6, b. RI, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Minnie, dau, 4, b. NY, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Bernard, son, 8/12, b. CT, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. NY.
  4. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_175; Page: 22B; Enumeration District: 49
    James St, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut
    Sackett, Meyer, head, 45, married, immigrated 1896, naturalized 1908, b. Russia (Jewish), father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, tailor, tailor shop
    Sackett, Rebecca, wife, 40, b. NY, father b. Russia (Jewish), mother b. Russia
    Sackett, Benjamin, son, 21, b. NY, father b. Russia (Jewish), mother b. NY, machine opr, factory
    Sackett, Ruth, dau, 18, b. RI, father b. Russia (Jewish), mother b. NY, clerk, office
    Sackett, Florence, dau, 16, b. RI, father b. Russia (Jewish), mother b. NY, packer, shipping room
    Sackett, Minnie, dau, 14, b. NY, father b. Russia (Jewish), mother b. NY
    Sackett, Bernard, son, 11, b. CT, father b. Russia (Jewish), mother b. NY
    Sackett, Harold, son, 4, b. CT, father b. Russia (Jewish), mother b. NY.
  5. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 254; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0094; FHL microfilm: 2339989
    Stratford Avenue, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 4 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Myer, head, home rented $25 pm, 55, m. at 24, b. Russia, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, immigrated 1894, naturalized, tailor, tailor shop
    Sackett, Rebecca, wife, 50, m. at 19, b. RI, father b. Russia, mother b. Russsia
    Sackett, Bernard, son, 21, single, b. CT, father b. Russia, mother b. RI, occ. none
    Sackett, Harold, son, 14, b. CT, father b. Russia, mother b. RI.
  6. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, Bridgeport Directory, 1936, "Sackett Bernard r rear 954 Stfd Av."
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Last Edited13 July 2018