Charles D "Charley" Sacket

(1842-1928)
FatherDaniel Sacket (c 1803-1853)
MotherHarriet A Porter (1804-1875)
Charles D "Charley" Sacket, a farmer, son of Daniel Sacket and Harriet A Porter, was born in IllinoisG in January 1842.1,2 He died aged 86 in Inver Grove Township, Dakota County, MinnesotaG, in 1928 and was buried at Union Cemetery, Inver Grove HeightsG.3 He married in about 1868, Maggie ___.2 Maggie was born in OhioG in March 1834 her parents having immigrated to America from Germany.2
     In 1850 Charles was living at Marine Settlement, Madison County, IllinoisG, in the household of her parents Daniel and Harriet, and was recorded in the census as Charles D Sacket, aged eight and born in Connecticut.4
     In 1860 he was living in West St Paul, Dakota CountyG, in the household of Linus and Sarah Mathew, and was recorded as Charles D Sackett, aged 17 and born in Illinois. Also in the household were Cornelia Sackett, 28, assumed to be Charles's sister Harriet Caroline, and his sister Emma, 22.5
     Charles registered for the Civil War draft in Dakota CountyG in 1863. He was a farmer in West St Paul, Dakota County, aged 21 and born in Illinois. He was recorded as suffering from epilepsy.6
     In 1880 he was living in Inver Grove Township, Dakota County, MinnesotaG, and was recorded as Chas. D. Sackett, a farmer, head of household, married, aged 38 and born in Illinois. Living with him were his wife Margret, 47, Margret's daughters, Sophia Young, 30, Louisa Schmidt, 25, and Caroline Schmidt, 20, and Charles and Margret's children, Carlinas, 11, and Helen, aged seven.7
     In 1900 he was living in Inver Grove Township, Dakota County, MinnesotaG, and was recorded as Charley Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 58 and born in Illinois. He owned his home (a farm) free of mortgage. Living with him were his wife Maggie, 66, and their son, Liness, 31, daughter-in-law Kathern, 26, and Liness and Kathern's children, Harriet, 2, and Evaline, aged one.8
     In 1910 he was living in Inver Grove Township, Dakota County, MinnesotaG, in the household of his son Liness and daughter-in-law Katherine, and was recorded as Charles Sackett, a widower, aged 65 and born in Illinois.9
Charles D Sackett (1842–1928), Union Cemetery, Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
(Src: Jim Tatro)

Children of Charles D "Charley" Sacket and Maggie ___

ChartsJonathan Sacket descendant chart
Descendants of Daniel Sacket

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "2593. Charles Sacket."
  2. Census.
  3. Gravestone.
  4. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M432_119, p. 556
    Marine Settlement, Madison, Illinois
    4/4
    Sacket, Daniel, 47, m, blacksmith, b. CT
    Sacket, Harriet, 44, f, b. CT
    Sacket, Harriet C., 17, f, b. CT
    Sacket, Emma E., 11, f, b. CT
    Sacket, Charles D., 8, m, b. IL.
  5. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M653_568, p. 485, image 23, FHL film 803568
    West St Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota
    Linus M Mathew, 33, farmer, real estate $1,800, personal estate $500, b. CT
    Sarah A Mathew, 31, b. CT
    Bluford Mathew, 10, b. IL
    Edwin Mathew, 6, b. ME
    Thomas Mathew, 3, b. ME
    William Mathew, 1, b. ME
    Charles D Sackett, 17, b. IL
    Cornelia Sackett, 28, b. CT
    Emma Sackett, 22, b. CT.
  6. "US Civil War draft registrations records 1863–1865", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Charles Sackett [name struck through], of West St Paul, Dakota Co, 21, farmer, b. Ills, remarks: epilepsy, enumerated [presume 1863], 2nd district, Dakota, Minnesota, white, class I & II."
  7. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254617 NA T9-0617/114C (TEK)
    Inver Grove, Dakota, Minnesota
    Chas. D. Sackett, head, married, 38, b. IL, farmer, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Margret Sackett, wife, 47, b. OH, keeping house, father b. Baden, mother b. Baden
    Sophia YOUNG, stepdau, married, 30, b. IN, at home, father b. Baden, mother b. Baden
    Louisa Schmidt, stepdau, single, 25, b. IN, at home, father b. Baden, mother b. Baden
    Caroline Schmidt, stepdau, single, 20, b. MN, at home, father b. Baden, mother b. Baden
    Carlinas Sackett, son, 11, b. MN, at home, father b. IL, mother b. Baden
    Helen Sackett, dau, 7, b. MN, at home, father b. IL, mother b. Baden.
  8. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 761, p. 8A, Enumeration District 24, FHL microfilm 1240761
    Inver Grove Township, Dakota County, Minnesota
    Sackett, Charley, head, b. Jan 1842, 58, m. 32y, b. IL, father b. NJ, mother b. NJ, [occ blank], owned home (farm) free of mortgage
    Sackett, Maggie, wife, b. Mar 1834, 66, m. 32y, 10 ch, 9 living, b. OH, father b. Germany, mother b. Germany
    Sackett, Liness, son, b. Jan 1869, 31, m. 6y, b. MN, father b. IL, mother b. OH, [occ blank]
    Sackett, Kathern, dau-in-law, b. Jun 1873, 26, m. 6y, 2 ch, both living, b. Germany, father b. Germany, mother b. Germany
    Sackett, Harriet, dau, b. Sep 1897, 2, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Germany
    Sackett, Evaline, dau, b. Apr 1899, 1, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Germany.
  9. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_695, p. 14A, Enumeration District 24, FHL microfilm 1374708
    Inver Grove, Dakota County, Minnesota
    Sackett, Liness, head, 41, m1. 15y, b. MN, father b. IL, mother b. IN, laborer, odd jobs, home owned free of mortgage
    Sackett, Katherine, wife, 36, m1. 15y, 5 ch, all living, b. Aust[ria] Bohemia, father b. b. Aust[ria] Bohemia, mother b. b. Aust[ria] Bohemia, immigrated 1882
    Sackett, Harriet, dau, 12, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Aust
    Sackett, Eveline, dau, 11, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Aust
    Sackett, Clarance, son, 9, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Aust
    Sackett, Hazel, dau, 5, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Aust
    Sackett, Ethel, dau, 3, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Aust
    Sackett, Charles, father, 65, wid, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
Generation.Tree2593.8P.4
Sackett lineGrandson of Jonathan Sacket of Milford, Connecticut
Last Edited28 May 2016