Mahoning County, Ohio
- The Mahoning Dispatch (Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio), June 13, 1913, p. 6, col. 4
"Presbyterian Church Choir of Forty Long Years Ago
… the following named families were prominent as the singers: … Sacketts … Mrs. Helen Sackett Ford presided as organist for many years …"
- The Mahoning Dispatch (Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio), May 1, 1914, p. 3, col.
"Miss Sackett, superintendent of suffrage and legislative work in the Ohio W.C.T.U. [Women's Christian Temperance Union?] will speak in college chapel next Sunday evening, when the union meeting of village churches will be held. Miss Sackett is one of the leading women of the state in reform work and is a clear, earnest speaker. All who can should hear her."
- The Mahoning Dispatch (Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio), April 2, 1915, p. 7
""Old-Time Mahoning Academy" Education Institution Presided Over by Prof. David Hine Made Canfield Famous…"
[discusses historic catalog]
First annual catalogue of the Mahoning Academy, for the academic year ending September 1857, Canfield, Ohio…
Miron W. Sackett, Canfield
Simmons Sackett, Canfield
Clark Sackett, Tallmadge
Huldah Sackett, Canfield
Flora Sackett, Warren
Jane Sackett, Canfield
Achsah Sackett, Canfield
Ellen Sackett, Canfield
Deacon Clark Sackett, Tallmadge"
[Transcribed from Library of Congress image by Patty Chrisman]
- The Mahoning Dispatch (Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio), August 13, 1915, p. 6, col. 4
"Dean Family Reunion
On Wednesday, Aug. 4, occurred the annual Dean family reunion at the fine, hospitable farm home of Ward Dean of Rosemont. The gathering consisted of descendents of William Dean and their husbands and wives to the number of 58. William Dean settled in Canfield in 1810…
Five groups were represented as follows:
Orpha Dean Sackett group: Miss Lottie Sackett….
Orpha Dean group…. The oldest living descendent of William Dean is Miss Lottie Sackett of Warren who has passed the eighty-fifth milestone….
Letters were read from Myron W. Sackett, esq. of Meadville, Pa.,…
Four marriages have been reported during the year: Mr. Edgar Sackett of Meadville, Pa., and Miss Minerva Sackett Todd of Beatrice, Neb., of the Orpha Dean Sackett group.
…a letter received in Warren on reunion day brought the news of a more recent arrival, Elizabeth Loeber, daughter of Charlotte Minerva Sackett and Herman Myer Loeber, born at Beatrice, Neb., July 31 … Miss Elizabeth belongs to the Orpha Dean Sackett group."
- Mahoning Dispatch, Mahoning County, Ohio, Fri, 14 Jan 1916
"Home Happenings—Mr. E. P. Tanner received a telegram Wednesday morning advising him of the death of his half brother, Myron W. Sackett, in Meadville, Pa. No particulars were given as to the cause of death. Deceased was born and reared in Canfield Township and was about 72 years of age. He had resided in Meadville for many years and was grand recorder of the AOUW. He is survived by his wife, two sons and three daughters."
[Find A Grave transcript]
- The Mahoning Dispatch (Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio), August 18, 1916, p. 3, col. 2
"Dean Family Reunion
… There are now living 178 descendents of William Dean who came to Canfield in 1810. Three deaths occurred during the past year: Clark Sackett died in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, on December 28, 1915; Myron Ward Sackett in Meadville, Pa., on January 12, 1916 …
of these Myron Sackett was the only one of Dean blood."
Website Library of Congress, Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers (http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/). (Researched & transcribed by Patty Sackett Chrisman).