Ernest Claudius Sackett

FatherEdward Curtis Sackett (1831-1917)
MotherMary E Bradley (1843-)
Ernest Claudius Sackett
(Src: Myra Roper)
Ernest Claudius Sackett, son of Edward Curtis Sackett and Mary E Bradley, was born in IllinoisG on 21 January 1877.1 He died aged 88 in East St Louis, St Clair County, IllinoisG, in August 19652 and was buried at St John's Cemetery, Granite City, Madison County, IllinoisG.3 He married first in Jersey County, IllinoisG, on 2 February 1899, Agnes Gilland.4 Agnes was born in IllinoisG in March 1881.5 He married second before 1918, Nancy ___.
     In 1880 Ernest was living in Woodville, Greene County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Edward and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Ernest Sackett, aged three and born in Illinois.6
     In 1900 he was living in Carrollton, Greene County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as Ernest C Sackett, a day laborer, head of household, aged 23. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Agnes, 19, and their son Ralph E, aged seven months. The family were living next door to Ernest's mother Mary.7
     Ernest completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was then aged 41 and was a farmer living at Carrollton, Greene CountyG, with his wife Nancy.8
Ernest Claudius Sackett
(Src: Myra Roper)
Ernest Claudius Sackett (1877–1965), St John's Cemetery, Granite City, Illinois
(Src: Find A Grave, Barb Matchett)

Child of Ernest Claudius Sackett and Agnes Gilland

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "6732. Ernest Claudius Sackett, b. Jan. 21, 1877."
  2. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index" (American Ancestors transcript), "Ernest Sackett, b. Jan 21, 1877, d. Aug, 1965, SSN 332-16-2305 issued IL, residence East Saint Louis, Illinois, 62207, county Saint Clair."
  3. Find a Grave.
  4. "Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860–1920" (Ancestry transcript), "2 Feb 1899 at Jersey, IL, Ernest Sackett & Agnes Gilland."
  5. Census.
  6. 1880 United States Federal Census, NA T9-0209/215A
    Woodville, Greene, Illinois
    Eduard Sackett, head, married, 48, b. OH, teacher, father b. CT, mother b. Ireland
    Mary Sackett, wife, 35, b. IL, keeping house, father b. TN, mother b. TN
    Harriet Sackett, dau, 13, b. IL, at school, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    William Sackett, son, 11, b. IL, at school, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    Francis Sackett, son, 8, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    Charles Sackett, son, 6, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    Ernest Sackett, son, 3, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL
    James Sackett, son, 1, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL.
  7. 1900 United States Federal Census, Roll: 303; Page: 25A; Enumeration District: 0020; FHL microfilm: 1240303
    Carrollton, Greene County, Illinois, 28 Jun 1900
    [next door to mother Mary Sackett]
    Sackett, Ernest C, head, b. Jan 1877, 23, m. 1y, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL, day laborer, home rented
    Sackett, Agnes, wife, b. Mar 1881, 19, m. 1y, 1 ch, living, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. MO
    Sackett, Ralph E, son, b. Oct 1899, 7/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  8. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918" (FamilySearch image), Illinois, Carrollton. Roll A1694. Local Board Greene Co.
    "No serial no., Ernest Claudius Sackett, of R.F.D. 2, Carrollton, Ill, age 41, b. 21 Jan 1877, white, native born, Farmer, emp Henry T. Ramsey, R.F.D. 2 Carrollton, Ill, nok: Nancy Sackett, R.F.D #2, Carrollton, Ill. Registrant: tall ht, slender build, no disabilities. Reg 12 Sep 1918."
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited1 May 2018

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