Gertrude Sackett1

(1873-1911)
FatherLieut Charles Duncan Sackett (1840-1927)
MotherMary Ann Gordon (c 1843-)
Gertrude Sackett, daughter of Lieut Charles Duncan Sackett and Mary Ann Gordon, was born in IllinoisG in October 1873.2,3 She died aged about 37 in Greenfield, Adair County, IowaG, in 1911 and was buried at Greenfield CemeteryG.4 She married in Adair County, IowaG, on 11 April 1896, Warren Merritt Head.5 Warren was born in IowaG in August 1872.3
     In 1880 Gertrude was living in Grove, Adair County, IowaG, in the household of her parents Charles and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Gertrude Sackett, aged six and born in Illinois.1
     In 1900 she was living in Greenfield, Adair County, IowaG, in the household of her husband Warren, 27, a farmer, and was recorded as Gertrude Head, aged 26. Living with them were their children, William, 3, Lyle, 2, and Elmer, aged eleven months.6
     In 1910 she was living at Walnut Street, Greenfield, Adair County, IowaG, in the household of her husband Warren, 37, a laborer, and was recorded as Gertrude Head, aged 36. Living with them were their children, William, 13, Lyle, 11, Elmer, 10, Lola, 9, and Bernice, aged seven.7
Gertrude (Sackett) Head (1873–1911), Greenfield Cemetery, Iowa
(Src: Find A Grave)

Children of Gertrude Sackett and Warren Merritt Head

Sackett Family Association descendants
Curt Klebaum.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254325  NA T9-0325/94B (TEK)
    Grove, Adair, Iowa
    Charles SACKETT, head, married, 39, b. OH, farmer, father b. PA, mother b. NY
    Mary SACKETT, wife, 37, b. OH, keeping house, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    George SACKETT, son, 15, b. IL, at home, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Lucy SACKETT, dau, 13, b. IL, at school, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Arthur SACKETT, son, 10, b. IL, at home, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Mabel SACKETT, dau, 8, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Gertrude SACKETT, dau, 6, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Abraham SACKETT, son, 4, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Charles SACKETT, son, 2, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Bertha SACKETT, dau, 10 months, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. OH.
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "7822. Gurtie Sackett, m. Merritt Head."
  3. Census.
  4. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  5. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  6. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 415, p. 3B, Enumeration District 0005, FHL microfilm 1240415
    Greenfield, Adair County, Iowa, 7 Jun 1900
    Head, Warren M, head, b. Aug 1872, 27, m. 4y, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. IL, farming, home rented
    Head, Gertrude, wife, b. Oct 1873, 26, m. 4y, 3 ch, all living, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Head, William L, son, b. Mar 1897, 3, b. IA, father b. IA, mother b. IL
    Head, Lile, son, b. May 1898, 2, b. NE, father b. IA, mother b. IL
    Head, Elmer, son, b. Jun 1899, 11/12, b. NE, father b. IA, mother b. IL.
  7. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_390, p. 3B, Enumeration District 0005, FHL microfilm 1374403
    Walnut Street, Greenfield, Adair County, Iowa, 18 Apr 1910
    Head, Warren M, head, 37, m. 14y, b. IA, father b. IL, mother b. NY, laborer, bridge work, home rented
    Head, Gertrude, wife, 36, m. 14y, 5 ch, all living, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Head, William L, son, 13, b. IA, father b. IA, mother b. IL
    Head, Lyle T, son, 11, b. NE, father b. IA, mother b. IL
    Head, Elmer, son, 10, b. NE, father b. IA, mother b. IL
    Head, Lola M, dau, 9, b. IA, father b. IA, mother b. IL
    Head, Bernice L, dau, 7, b. IA, father b. IA, mother b. IL.
Generation.Tree7822.10R.3a
Sackett line3rd great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett of Hopewell, New Jersey
Last Edited31 July 2015