Elton Sackett1

(1868-1913)
FatherOrlin Sackett (1824-1905)
MotherAnn Elizabeth Hanscom (1838-1890)
Elton Sackett, son of Orlin Sackett and Ann Elizabeth Hanscom, was born in Goodhue County, MinnesotaG, on 8 June 1868.2 He died in Nashville Township, Martin County, MinnesotaG, on 23 July 19132 and was buried at Nashville CemeteryG on 25 July 1913. He married in MinnesotaG in about 1887, Nellie Sofia Birch. After Elton's death, Nellie married second, ___ Smith.
     In 1870 Elton was living at Roscoe, Goodhue County, MinnesotaG, in the household of his parents Orlin and Ann, and was recorded in the census as Elton Sackett, aged one, and born in Minnesota.3
     In 1880 he was living at RoscoeG in the household of his parents Orlin and Ann, and was recorded as Elton Sackett, at home, aged 11 and born in Minnesota.4
     In 1900 he was living in Shelby, Blue Earth County, MinnesotaG, and was recorded as Elton Sacket, a farmer, head of household, aged 31. Living with him were his wife Nellie, 31, and their children, Elmer, 12, Willie, 10, Elihu, 8, and Clarence, aged four, and a niece Cora Brown, aged 16.5

Children of Elton Sackett and Nellie Sofia Birch

Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 18562
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Thanet DNA chart 1
Sackett Family Association descendants
Darlene Sackett, Anna Tabor and Name Withheld.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. State of Minnesota Certificate of Death #7339
    Place of Death: Martin County; Nashville Twsp.
    Elton Sackett
    sex: male
    race: W
    divorced
    born: June 8, 1868 Minn
    died: July 23, 1913
    age: 45 yrs ... 1 mos...15 ds
    occupation; laborer
    father: Orlin Sackett, New York
    mother maiden name: Elizabeth Hanscomb, Ohio
    burial: July 25, 1913 Nashville cemetery
    informant: Mrs. O.O. [or Q.Q.] [illegible] Fairmont MN
    undertaker: C.A. Baken
    filed: July 31, 1913, Nellie E. Adams register, Winnebago, Minn.
  3. 1870 US Federal Census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Roscoe, Goodhue County, Minnesota
    Sackett, Orlin, 46, b. New York, farmer
    Sackett, Ann E., 32, b. Maine
    Sackett, George S., 20, b. New York, at home
    Sackett, Edward, 8, b. Minnesota
    Sackett, Emina B., 6, b. Minnesota
    Sackett, Elin, 1, b. Minnesota
    Sackett, Elton, 1, b. Minnesota.
  4. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254621 NA T9-0621/411D
    Roscoe, Goodhue, Minnesota
    Orlin Sackett, head, married, 55, b. NY, farmer, father b. ---, mother b. ---
    Ann Sackett, wife, 41, b. ME, keeping house, father b. ---, mother b. ---
    Edward Sackett, son, single, 18, b. MN, assist on farm, father b. NY, mother b. ME
    Mina Sackett, dau, 15, b. MN, at home, father b. NY, mother b. ME
    Ella Sackett, dau, 11, b. MN, at home, father b. NY, mother b. ME
    Elton Sackett, son, 11, b. MN, at home, father b. NY, mother b. ME
    Emma Sackett, dau, 3, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. ME.
  5. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 8; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 1240757
    Shelby, Blue Earth County, Minnesota, 14 Jun 1900
    Sacket, Elton, head, b. Jun 1868, 31, m. 13y, b. MN, father b. [blank], mother b. [blank], farmer, rented
    Sacket, Nellie S, wife, b. Nov 1868, 31, m. 13y, b. MN, father b. Canada, mother b. NY
    Sacket, Elmer E, son, b. May 1888, 12, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. MN
    Sacket, Willie Q, son, b. Apr 1890, 10, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. MN
    Sacket, Elihu F, son, b. Dec 1891, 8, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. MN
    Sacket, Clarence E, son, b. Jun 1895, 4, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. MN
    Brown, Cora B, niece, b. Jan 1884, 16, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN.
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