Walter L Sackett

(1901-1966)
FatherEdward Sackett (1868-)
MotherElizabeth J "Lizzie" Labue (c 1864-)
Walter L Sackett, son of Edward Sackett and Elizabeth J "Lizzie" Labue, was born in New JerseyG on 2 November 1901. He died aged 64 in Cook County, IllinoisG, on 30 August 19661 and was buried at Mumford Rural Cemetery, Mumford, Monroe County, New York StateG.2 He married first in about 1927, Marguerite ___.3 Marguerite was born in New York StateG in about 1901.3 He married second in Cook County, IllinoisG, on 10 January 1949, Mary M Sperber.4
     In 1910 Walter was living at Wheatland Center Road, Wheatland, Monroe County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Edward and Lizzie, and was recorded in the census as Walter B? Sackett, aged nine and born in New Jersey.5
     In 1920 he was living at State Street, Caledonia, Livingston County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Edward and Lizzie, and was recorded as Walter L Sackett, aged 19 and born in New Jersey.6
     In 1930 he was living at the Belland Apartment Hotel, Cleveland Avenue, Chicago, IllinoisG, and was recorded as Walter L Sackett, a stenographer, head of household, aged 28. Living with him were his wife Marguerite, 27, and their son, Walter L Jr, aged one year eleven months.7
     Walter enlisted in the US Army in Chicago, IllinoisG, on 29 September 1942 and served in the 28th Infantry Division in the Second World War. He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal.8
Walter L Sackett (1901–1966), Mumford Rural Cemetery, Monroe County, New York
(Src: Find A Grave, Delia)

Child of Walter L Sackett and Marguerite ___

Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. "Cook County, Illinois, Death Index 1908–1988", database, Ancestry.com, "Walter L Sackett, d. Cook County, IL, 30 Aug 1966."
  2. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  3. Census.
  4. "Cook County, Illinois, Marriage Index, 1930–1960", database, Ancestry.com, "Cook County, IL, 10 Jan 1949, Walter L Sackett & Mary M Sperber."
  5. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_993; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 0221; FHL microfilm: 1375006
    Wheatland Center Road, Wheatland, Monroe County, New York, 28 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Edward, head, 40, m1. 13y, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT, foreman, plaster mill
    Sackett, Lizzie, wife, 44, m1. 13y, b. WI, father b. WI, mother b. England
    Sackett, Homer, son, 13, b. NJ, father b. CT, mother b. WI
    Sackett, Walter B, son, 9, b. NJ, father b. CT, mother b. WI
    Sackett, Lawrence E, son, 6/12, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. WI
    Sackett, Evelyn, sister, 26, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT.
  6. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1118; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 39; Image: 110
    State Street, Caledonia, Livingston County, New York, 9 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Edward, head, home owned on mortgage, 50, married, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT, superintendent, factory
    Sackett, Lizzie, wife, 55, b. WI, father b. Canada French, mother b. England
    Sackett, Walter L, son, 19, b. NJ, father b. CT, mother b. WI
    Sackett, Lawrence E, son, 10, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. WI
    Sackett, Evelyn, sister, 37, single, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT.
  7. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 486; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 1655; Image: 600.0; FHL microfilm: 2340221
    Belland Apartment Hotel, Cleveland Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, 23 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Walter L, head, 28, m. at 25, b. NJ, father b. US, mother b. US, stenographer, office
    Sackett, Marguerite, wife, 27, m. at 24, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Walter L Jr, son, 1 11/12, b. NY, father b. NJ, mother b. NY.
  8. "US World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938–1946", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Walter L, b. New Jersey, 1901, res. Cook, Illinois, enlisted 29 Sep 1942 in Chicago, IL, Private, educ 1 yr college, post office clerk, married, ht 67, wt 150."
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