Charlie Rufus Sackett1

(1894-1983)
FatherElisha Winrow Sackett1 (1872-1960)
MotherBertha Esther Griffin1 (1876-1937)
Charlie Rufus Sackett, carpenter, son of Elisha Winrow Sackett and Bertha Esther Griffin, was born in Liberty, Montgomery County, KansasG, on 5 January 1894.2,3 He died aged 89 on 26 June 19834 and was buried at Ryan Cemetery, Tarkington Prairie, Liberty County, TexasG.5 He married in about 1915, Ida Ruby Hornbeck.1,6 Ida was born in TexasG in about 1899.6
     In 1900 Charlie was living in Township 24, Cherokee Nation, Indian TerritoryG, in the household of his parents Elisha and Esther, and was recorded in the census as Charley Sackett, aged six and born in Kansas.7
     In 1910 Charlie was living in Liberty, TexasG, in the household of his parents Elisha and Esther, and was recorded in the census as Charlie Sackett, aged 16 and born in Kansas.8
     Charlie completed a World War I draft registration card on 5 June 1917. He was then aged 24 and was a self-employed farmer, living with his wife in Dayton, Liberty County, TexasG.9
     In 1920 he was living in Liberty, TexasG, in the household of his parents Elisha and Esther, and was recorded as Charlie Sackett, aged 27 and born in Kansas.10
     In 1930 he was living at East Avenue, Houston, Harris County, TexasG, and was recorded as Charles R Sackett, a carpenter, head of household, aged 36. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Ida, 30, and their children, Ruby, 12, Charles, 10, John, 8, and Jewel Lucinda, aged six.11
Charlie Rufus Sackett (1893–1983), Ryan Cemetery, Tarkington Prairie, Liberty County, Texas
(Src: Find A Grave, Spydergal)

Children of Charlie Rufus Sackett and Ida Ruby Hornbeck

Sackett Family Association descendants
Charles L Sackett.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Email from Charles L Sackett to Sackett List.
  2. "Kansas, Births and Christenings, 1818–1936", database, FamilySearch, "Sackett, male, b. Liberty, Montgomery County, Kansas, 5 Jan 1894, father Winrow Sackett aged 24 b. US, mother B Griffin aged 17 b. US."
  3. Records vary on Charlie's birth date. The Kansas birth record, although not naming him, is the likeliest date.
  4. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Charlie Sackett, b. Jan 4, 1893, d. Jun, 1983, SSN 454-18-4909 issued TX, residence Dayton, Texas, 77535, county Liberty."
  5. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  6. Census.
  7. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1843, Enumeration District 0016, FHL microfilm 1241843
    Township 24, Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory, 7 Jul 1900
    Sackett, Winrow E, head, b. Mar 1872, 28, m. 9y, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farm laborer, home rented
    Sackett, Birtie, wife, b. Jul 1876, 23, m. 9y, 4 ch, all living, b. KS, father b. WI, mother b. MO
    Sackett, Charley, son, b. Feb 1894, 6, b. KS, father b. IL, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Nettie, dau, b. May 1895, 5, b. AR, father b. IL, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Jacob, son, b. Jan 1897, 3, b. KS, father b. IL, mother b. KS
    Sackett, John, son, b. Mar 1900, 2/12, b, Indian Ty, father b. IL, mother b. KS.
  8. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_1573, p. 12B, Enumeration District 0083, FHL microfilm 1375586
    Justice Precinct 3, Liberty, Liberty County, Texas, 27 Apr 1910
    Sackett, E W, head, 40, m1. 19y, b. IL, father b. US, mother b. US, farmer, home farm, rented
    Sackett, Esther, wife, 34, m1. 19y, 6 ch, 5 living, b. KS, father b. WI, mother b. MO
    Sackett, Charlie, son, 16, b. KS, father b. IL, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Nettie, dau, 15, b. AR, father b. IL, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Jakie, son, 13, b. KS, father b. IL, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Anie, dau, 6, b. OK, father b. IL, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Woodie, son, 3, b. TX, father b. IL, mother b. KS.
  9. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Texas, Liberty. Roll: 1983382.
    "No 1126/10, Charley Rufus Sackett, age 24, of Dayton, Texas, b. Liberty, Kansas, 4 Jan 1893, farmer, self-employed, at Dayton, dependent wife, sole support, made mark. Registrant short, slender, blue eyes, brown hair, no disabilities. Reg Liberty, texas, 5 Jun 1917."
  10. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_1829, p. 23B, Enumeration District 129, Image 761
    Justice Precinct 5, Liberty, Texas, 5 Feb 1920
    Sackett, E W, head, home rented, 54, b. TX, father b. OH, mother b. US, farmer, own account
    Sackett, Ester, wife, 49, b. KS, father b. TX, mother b. US
    Sackett, Charlie, son, 27, b. KS, father b. TX, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Nettie, dau, 25, b. AR, father b. TX, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Jake, son, 23, b. KS, father b. TX, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Ana, dau, 16, b. OK, father b. TX, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Woodie, son, 14, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Della, dau, 9, b. OK, father b. TX, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Maggie, dau, 7, b. OK, father b. TX, mother b. KS
    Sackett, Dottie, dau, 4, b. TX, father b. TX, mother b. KS.
  11. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 2351, p. 39A, Enumeration District 0132, Image 350.0, FHL microfilm 2342085
    East Ave, Houston, Harris County, Texas, 8 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Charles R, head, home rented $12 pm, age 36, m. at 21, b. KS, father b. KS, mother b. KS, carpenter, construction
    Sackett, Ida R, wife, 30, m. at 15, b. TX, father b. IN, mother b. TX
    Sackett, Ruby Laura, dau, 12, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX
    Sackett, Chas William, son, 10, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX
    Sackett, John L, son, 8, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX
    Sackett, Jewel Lucinda, dau, 6, b. TX, father b. KS, mother b. TX.
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Last Edited24 January 2019