George Sackett

(1850-)
FatherHiram Sackett (1810-1901)
MotherMillicent Smith (1814-1901)
George Sackett, son of Hiram Sackett and Millicent Smith, was born in Irving, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, in February 1850.1,2 He married Catherine Burmaster.1
     In 1850 George was living in Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Hiram and Millicent, and was recorded in the census as George Sackette, aged one and born in New York.3
     In 1860 he was living in Irving, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Hiram and Millicent, and was recorded as George Sackett, aged eleven and born in New York.4
     In 1870 he was living in HanoverG in the household of his parents Hiram and Millicent, and was recorded as George Sackett, a laborer on the family farm, aged 21.5
     In 1880 he was living in Irving, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Hiram and Millicent, and was recorded as George Sacket, a farm laborer, aged 31 and born in New York. Living with him were his wife Catherine, 23, and their children, Nellie, 4, and Howard, aged nine months.6
     In 1900 he was living in Hanover, Chautauqua CountyG, and was recorded as George Sackett, a farmer, head of household, born February 1850 in New York, married 24 years. His home was owned on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Catherine, 43, and their children, Nellie, 23, Howard, 21, Cora, 17, Lulu, 16, Gertrude, 13, Edna, 9, Mildred, 6, Herbert, 5, and Clayton, aged two. Also in the household were George's father Hiram, aged 89, and mother Milicent, aged 83.7
     In 1930 George's widow Catherine was living in Irving Village, Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, and was recorded in the census as Catherine Sackett, head of household, a widow, aged 70. She owned her home. Living with her were her married children, Nellie Phelan, 53, and Howard Sackett, 45, and Howard's son Nelson, 19.8

Children of George Sackett and Catherine Burmaster

See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 4462 
Thurmon King's Database, 9139
ChartsLine 4 (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  2. Census.
  3. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M432_484, p. 42
    Hanover, Chautauqua, New York
    557/562
    Sackette, H., 35, m, farmer, real estate $2,000, b. NY
    Sackette, Malicient, 32, f, b. NY
    Sackette, Lucretia, 13, f, b. NY
    Sackette, George, 1, m, b. NY.
  4. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M653_732; Page: 365; Family History Library Film: 803732
    Irving, Chautauqua County, New York State, 12 Jun 1860
    Sackett, Hiram, 46, real estate $1,800, personal estate $630, b. NY
    Sackett, Millicent, 43, b. NY
    Sackett, George, 11, b. NY
    Sackett, Fred, 3/12, b. NY
    [Enumerator was Niram Sackett Jr].
  5. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, NARA Series M593, Roll 913
    Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York, 3 Aug 1870
    Sackett, Hiram, 56, farmer, real estate $2,000, personal estate $1,000, b. NY
    Sackett, Milicent, 53, keeping house, b. NY
    Sackett, George, 21, wks on farm, b. NY
    Sackett, Fredk, 10, in school, b. NY.
  6. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254816, NA T9-0816/427B
    Irving, Chautauqua, New York
    Hiram Sacket, head, married, 65, b. NY, surveyor J & P, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Milicent Sacket, wife, 63, b. NY, keeping house, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    George Sacket, son, married, 31, b. NY, farm laborer, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Catherine Sacket, dau-in-law, married, 23, b. NY, keeping house, father b. GER, mother b. NY
    Howard Sacket, gson, 9 months, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Nellie Sacket, gdau, 4, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Fred Sacket, son, single, 20, b. NY, clerk in laundry, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
    [FHL transcript has Hiram's occupation as "lawyer J & P". Original handwritten record (Ancestry.com image) looks more like "surveyor J & P". Also, FHL has George as single; original records him as married]
  7. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, T623_1014, p. 11B, Enumeration District 97
    Hanover Town, Chautauqua County, New York
    Sackett, George, head, b. Feb 1850, 50, m. 24y, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, farmer, home owned on mortgage, farm
    Sackett, Catherine, wife, b. Oct 1856, 43, 12 ch, 9 living, b. NY, father b. Germany, mother b. Germany
    Sackett, Nellie, dau, b. Aug 1876, 23, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Howard, son, b. Aug 1878, 21, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, farm laborer
    Sackett, Cora, dau, b. Sep 1882, 17, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Lulu, dau, b. Mch 1884, 16, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Gertrude, dau, b. Aug 1886, 13, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Edna, dau, b. Mch 1891, 9, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Mildred, dau, b. Jan 1894, 6, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Herbert, son, b. May 1895, 5, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Clayton, son, b. June 1897, 2, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Hiram, father, b. Dec 1810, 89, married 63y, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Milicent, mother, b. Aug 1816, 83, 4 ch, 3 living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  8. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0050; FHL microfilm: 2341147
    Irving Village, Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York State, 7/8 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Catherine, head, home owned $1,000, 70, wid, m. at 21, b. NY, father b. Holland, mother b. MA
    Phelan, Nellie, dau, 53, m. at 28, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Howard, son, 45, m. at 22, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, machinist, S Howes Factory
    Sackett, Nelson, gson, 19, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, laborer, fishing.
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