Edith S Sackett

FatherGeorge Henry Sackett (1826-1908)
MotherSarah Sweetser Sheldon
Edith S Sackett, daughter of George Henry Sackett and Sarah Sweetser Sheldon, was born on 29 November 1861.1 She died aged 93 in Providence, Rhode IslandG, on 2 November 19552 and was buried at Swan Point Cemetery, ProvidenceG.2 She was unmarried.
Extract from The Sacketts of America

[Edith Sackett] studied art in New York, Brooklyn and Paris, and has been teaching drawing and color in relation to costume, at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N. Y., since 1897. In 1892 Miss Sackett became a member of The Mother Church Scientists, of Boston, Mass.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "6016. Edith S. Sackett, b. Nov. 29, 1861; artist, of Brooklyn, N. Y."
  2. "Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index", database, American Ancestors, "Sackett, Edith S., 1861–2 Nov 1955, Swan Point, Providence."
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited23 Dec 2009

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