George Ingalls Sackett

FatherAbner Sacket (c 1820-1887)
MotherElecta Dewey (1821-1866)
George Ingalls Sackett, son of Abner Sacket and Electa Dewey, was born in Springfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 16 February 1847.1,2,3 He married on 3 February 1869, Sarah Elizabeth "Lizzie" Harvey, daughter of David Harvey and Katherine Clark.2 Sarah died in 1905.2
     In 1850 George was living at Chicopee, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, in the household of his parents Abner and Electa, and was recorded in the census as George I Sackett, aged four, and born in Massachusetts.4
     In 1860 he was living in Buckland, Franklin County, MassachusettsG, in the household of his parents Abner and Electa, and was recorded as George Sackett, aged 13.5
     In 1880 George was living at West Springfield, Hampden CountyG, and was recorded in the census as George I Sackett, freight conductor, head of household, aged 33 and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Lizzie, 33, and their son Harry, aged eight.6
     In 1930 he was living at 5th Avenue North, St Petersburg, Pinellas County, FloridaG, in the household of his son Harry and daughter-in-law Edith, and was recorded as George I Sackett, a widower, aged 83.7

Child of George Ingalls Sackett and Sarah Elizabeth "Lizzie" Harvey

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records, Springfield, Massachusetts, to 1850, book 4, Births, Marriages, Deaths, 1843–1849, "Sackett, No Name, Sex: Male, Feb. 16, 1847, Springfield. Parents: Abner and Electa D. Sackett. Father’s Occ: Blacksmith. Residence: Springfield (Cabotville)."
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "2889. George Ingalls Sackett, b. Feb. 16, 1847."
  3. "Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts, to 1850" (American Ancestors transcript), v22, p220, birth, "1847 Feb 16, No Name Sacket, male, s. Abner & Electa D Sacket, father a blacksmith, registered 1847 May 1st. "
  4. 1850 United States Federal Census, M432_319/203/2907/3163 (TEK)
    Chicopee, Hampden County, MA
    Abner Sackett, 30, blacksmith, b. MA
    Electa Sackett, 28, b. MA
    Noble D Sackett, 10, b. MA
    Henry A Sackett, 8, b. MA
    Mary L Sackett, 6, b. MA
    George J[I?] Sackett, 4, b. MA.
  5. 1860 United States Federal Census, Roll: M653_501; Page: 686; Family History Library Film: 803501
    Buckland, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 6 Jul 1860
    Sackett, Abner, 39, blacksmith, personal estate $250, b. MA
    Sackett, Electa, 38, b. MA
    Sackett, Noble, 19, laborer, b. MA
    Sackett, Mary, 15, b. MA
    Sackett, George, 13, b. MA
    Sackett, James, 7, b. MA.
  6. 1880 United States Federal Census, FHL 1254535, NA T9-0535/99A
    West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    George I Sackett, head, married, 33, b. MA, freight conductor, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Lizzie Sackett, wife, 33, b. Canada, keeping house, father b. Canada, mother b. Canada
    Harry R Sackett, son, 8, b. MA, at school, father b. MA, mother b. Canada.
  7. 1930 United States Federal Census, Roll 329, p. 3A, Enumeration District 0003, Image 61.0, FHL microfilm 2340064
    5th Ave North, St Petersburg City, Pinellas County, Florida, 4 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Harry R, head, home rented, $75, 58, m. at 25, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. Canada English, physician, own office
    Sackett, Edith C, wife, 58, m. at 25, b. MI, father b. ME, mother b. Canada English
    Sackett, Frederic, son, 18, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MI
    Sackett, George I, father, 83, wd, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Steve Sackett.
Last Edited31 Dec 2014

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