Gertrude Electa Sackett

(1880-1959)
FatherAlbert Henry Sackett (1846-1927)
MotherIda May Snyder (1855-1920)
Gertrude Electa Sackett, daughter of Albert Henry Sackett and Ida May Snyder, was born in Orleans County, New York StateG, on 27 April 1880.1,2 She died aged 79 in New York StateG on 25 October 19593 and was buried at Mount Rest Cemetery, Bergen, Genesee County, New York StateG.2 She married in Fancher, Orleans CountyG, on 19 August 1903, Will J Davy, son of John W Davy and Anna B Gordon.1,4,5 Will was born in BergenG on 6 December 1869.6 He died aged 88 in New York StateG on 28 November 19587 and was buried at Mount Rest Cemetery, BergenG.2
     In 1880 Gertrude was living in Murray, Orleans County, New York StateG, in the household of her parents Albert and Ida, and was recorded in the census as Baby Sackett, aged one month and born in New York.8
     In 1900 she was living in MurrayG and was recorded as Gertrude E Sackett, a schoolteacher, aged 20. She was living with her parents Albert and Ida in the household of Ida's parents Marvin and Electa Snyder.9
     In 1910 she was living in BergenG in the household of her husband Will J Davy, 40, a self-employed carriage maker, and was recorded as Gertrude E Davy, aged 29. Their daughter Norma, aged five, was living with them. They rented their home.10
     In 1920 she was living at Clinton Street, BergenG, in the household of her husband William Davy, 50, the town postmaster, and was recorded as Gertrude Davy, assistant postmaster, age not known. They owned their home. Living with them were their daughter Norma, age not known, and William's sister Ethel, a high school teacher, aged 39.11
     In 1930 she was living at McKenzie Street, BergenG, in the household of Will J Davy, 60, town postmaster, and was recorded as Gertrude E Davy, assistant postmaster, aged 49. They owned their home.12

8836. Gertrude Electa Sackett, 1880–, daughter of (5237) Albert H. and Ida May Snyder Sackett, was married, Aug. 19, 1903, at Fancher, Orleans Co., N. Y., to J. Davy, 1869–, of Bergen, N. Y.
Child.
12262. Norma Sackett Davy, b. Oct. 6, 1904.


Wedding Celebrated in Batavia
William J. Davy Married Miss Gertrude Sackett
Batavia, Aug. 22.—William J. Davy, a well-known and popular young man of Bergen, and Miss Gertrude Electa Sackett, formerly teacher in the high school, were married on Wednesday afternoon at 4 o'clock at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Albert H. Sackett. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. James Beecher Arnold of Scottsville, assisted by the Rev. John R. Adams of Albion, the Episcopal ring service being used. A wedding supper was served to 100 guests, after which Mr. and Mrs Davy left for a two weeks' trip to the Thousand Islands. Guests were present from Buffalo, Lockport, Batavia, Corfu, Bergen, Brockport, Albion, Holley, Clearendon, Glenvale and Kingston, Ont., Napanoc, Mechanicsville, Scottsville and Scottsburg.

Buffalo Courier, Buffalo, New York, 23 Aug 1903, p 33.

Gertrude Electa (Sackett) Davy (1880–1959), Mount Rest Cemetery, Bergen, New York
(Src: Find A Grave, bcfrench)

Child of Gertrude Electa Sackett and Will J Davy

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "8836. Gertrude Electa Sackett, b. Apr. 27, 1880; m. William J. Davey."
  2. Website Find A Grave.
  3. "New York State, Death Index, 1957–1969", database, Ancestry.com, "Davy, Gertrude E, d. New York, 25 Oct 1959, aged 79, of Gedney Way, Westchester, New York."
  4. "New York State, Marriage Index 1881–1967", digital image, Ancestry.com, "19 Aug 1903, Fancher, New York, Gertrude E. Sackett, certificate 16563."; "19 Aug 1903, Francher [sic], New York, Will J. Davy, certificate 16563."
  5. Parents names from obituary of father John W Davy.
  6. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Davy, Will J, b. Bergen, Genes, New York, 6 Dec 1869, father John W Davy, mother Anna B Gordon. May 1941 listed as Will J Davy."
  7. "New York State, Death Index, 1957–1969", database, Ancestry.com, "Davy, Will J, d. New York, 28 Nov 1958, aged 88, of Gedney Way, Westchester, New York."
  8. 1880 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll 912, p 196B, Enumeration District 149
    Murray, Orleans, New York, 14 Jun 1880
    Sacket, Albert H., head, 34, produce merchant, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sacket, Ida, wife, 25, keeping house, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sacket, Leonard, son, 7, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sacket, Robert, son, 2, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sacket, Baby, daughter, 1/12, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  9. 1900 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Page 5, Enumeration District 0104, FHL microfilm 1241142
    Murray, Orleans, New York, 11 Jun 1900
    Snyder, Marvin, head, b. Mar 1820, 80, m. 54y, farmer, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. VT
    Snyder, Electa, wife, b. Aug 1821, 79, m. 54y, 1 ch, living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Ida M, daughter, b. May 1855, 45, m. 29y, 3 ch, 2 living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Albert H, son in law, b. May 1846, 54, m. 29y, commission agent, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Gertrude E, granddaughter, b. Apr 1880, 20, school teacher, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  10. 1910 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_951, p 2A, Enumeration District 0016, FHL microfilm 1374964
    Bergen, Genesee, New York, 16 Apr 1910
    Davy, Will J, head, 40, m1. 6y, carriage maker, own shop, b. NY, father b. Canada English, mother b. Canada English, home rented
    Davy, Gertrude E, wife, 29, m1. 6y, 1 ch, living, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. NY
    Davy, Norma S, daughter, 5, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  11. 1920 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_1114, p 3B, Enumeration District 16
    Clinton Street, Bergen, Genesee, New York, 5 Jan 1920
    Davy, Will J, head, 50, postmaster, b. NY, father b. Canada, mother b. Canada, home owned
    Davy, Gertrude, wife, unk age, ass't postmaster, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Davy, Norma, daughter, unk age, none, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Davy, Ethel, sister, 39, teacher, high school, b. Canada, father b. Canada, mother b. Canada.
  12. 1930 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Page 7A, Enumeration District 0019, FHL microfilm 2341175
    McKenzie Street, Bergen, Genesee, New York, 8 Apr 1930
    Davy, Will J, head, 60, m. at 33, postmaster, government, b. NY, father b. Canada, mother b. Canada, home owned, $8000
    Davy, Gertrude E, wife, 49, m. at 23, asst postmaster, government, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 429
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Generation.Tree10R.3
Last Edited3 Mar 2021
 

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