Leland Russell Sackett Sr

FatherFrederick Brown Sackett (1859-1940)
MotherHattie Schenck
Leland Russell Sackett Sr, son of Frederick Brown Sackett and Hattie Schenck, was born in Corvallis, Benton County, OregonG, on 24 December 1893.1,2 He died aged 91 in Yamhill County, OregonG, on 24 March 1985.3 He married in Union County, OregonG, on 15 August 1920, Fannie McKennon, daughter of L L McKennon and Allie E ___.4 Fannie was born in ArkansasG on 19 October 1896.5,6
     In 1900 Leland was living in Jefferson Precinct, Marion County, OregonG, in the household of his parents Fred and Hattie, and was recorded in the census as Leland Sackett, aged six and born in Oregon.7
     Leland completed a World War I draft registration card on 23 May 1917. He was aged 23 and was single. He was living at 577 Ladd Avenue, Portland, Multnomah County, OregonG, and was a clerk at Southern Pacific railroad.2
     In 1930 he was living in Sheridan, Yamhill County, OregonG, and was recorded as Leland R Sackett, an insurance agent, head of household, aged 36. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Fannie, 33, and their children, H Elizabeth, 8, L Russell, 7, and Stanley M, aged two.8
     In 1940 he was living in SheridanG and was recorded as Leland R Sackett, an insurance salesman, head of household, aged 46. Living with him were his wife Fannie, 43, and their children, Harriet, 19, Leland Jr, 17, and Stanley, aged 13.9

Leland Russell Sackett
Sheridan — Leland Russell Sackett, 91, of Sheridan, died Sunday.
     Born in Granger, he moved to Sheridan in the early 1900s. He was a 1915 graduate of Willamette University and an Army veteran of World War I. He worked for the Southern Pacific railroad before moving to Sheridan in 1929. He owned Sackett Insurance Agency, now Sackett and Wright, until retiring in 1970.
     He was a member of the United Methodist Church and Rotary Club and was involved in Phil Sheridan Days. He was a co-founder of Green Crest Memorial Park.
     Survivors include his wife, Fannie; sons, Stanley, Portland, and Russell, Seattle, and daughter, Betty Williams, Portland.
     Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in the United Methodist Church. Interment will be in Green Crest Memorial Park. Arrangements are under the direction of Adamson mortuary.
     Contributions may be made to the church.

Statesman Journal, Salem, Oregon, 26 Mar 1985, p 14

Children of Leland Russell Sackett Sr and Fannie McKennon

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "5476. Leland Russell Sackett, b. Dec. 24, 1891."
  2. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918" (FamilySearch image), Oregon, Multnomah, Roll 1852143, Draft board 5.
    "No 55, Leland R. Sackett, age 23, 577 Ladd Ave, Portland, OR, b. 24 Dec 1893, natural born, b. Corvallis, Oregon, Clerk, Southern Pacific, Portland, Oregon, no dependents, single, white, no military service, Registrant: tall ht, slender build, blue eyes, light brown hair, not bald, no disabilities, Reg. Precinct 150, Portland, Oregon, 23 May 1917."
  3. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index" (American Ancestors transcript), "Leland Sackett, b. Dec 24, 1893, d. Mar, 1985, SSN 542-30-3288 issued OR, residence Sheridan, Oregon, 97378, county Yamhill."
  4. "Oregon, County Marriages, 1851–1975" (FamilySearch image), "15 Aug 1920, at the house of Mr & Mrs L L McKennon, Union County, Oregon, Leland R Sackett, of Lane County, Oregon; to Fannie McKennon, of Union County. By N Sherman Hawk, Pastor, First M E Church. Witnesses: V M Sackett, Letha W Packenham. License 14 Aug 1920."
  5. Census.
  6. Death record.
  7. 1900 United States Federal Census
    T623_1348, p. 2B, Enumeration District 140
    Jefferson Precinct, Marion County, Oregon
    Sackett, F B, head, b. May 1859, 41, m. 13y, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, Gen'l Mdse [general merchandise]
    Sackett, Hattie, wife, b. Sept 1866, 33, m. 13y, 3 ch 2 living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY,
    Sackett, Leland, son, b. Dec. 1893, 6, b. Oregon, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Vernor, son, b. Sept 1898, 1, b. Oregon, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  8. 1930 United States Federal Census
    Roll 1958, p. 3B, Enumeration District 0045, Image 400.0, FHL microfilm 2341692
    Sheridan, Yamhill County, Oregon, 11 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Leland R, head, home rented, $20, 36, m. at 26, b. OR, father b. NY, mother b. NY, agent, insurance
    Sackett, Fannie M, wife, 33, m. at 23, b. AR, father b. AR, mother b. MO, secretary, insurance office
    Sackett, H Elizabeth, dau, 8, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR
    Sackett, L Russell, son, 7, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR
    Sackett, Stanley M, son, 2 8/12, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR.
  9. 1940 United States Federal Census
    Roll m-t0627-03384, p 7A, ED 36-43
    Sheridan, Yamhill County, Oregon
    Sackett, Leland R, head, 46, insurance salesman, b. OR, home rented [sic: presumably owned], value $2000
    Sackett, Fannie M, wife, 43, b. AR
    Sackett, Harriet, daughter, 19, b. OR
    Sackett, Leland R Jr, son, 17, b. OR
    Sackett, Stanley M, son, 13, b. OR.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Susan Peck, Scott McKennon Sackett and Tim Sackett.
Last Edited26 May 2023
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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