George Raymond Sackett

(1867-1940)
FatherSeymour Austin Sackett (1835-1896)
MotherHannah Louisa Sibley (1842-)
George Raymond Sackett, son of Seymour Austin Sackett and Hannah Louisa Sibley, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 31 July 1867.1 He died aged 73 in Revere, Suffolk County, MassachusettsG, on 11 October 1940.2,3 He married in Providence, Rhode IslandG, on 2 June 1896, Katherine Twohig, daughter of Dennis Twohig and Ellen ___.4,5 Katherine was born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, MassachusettsG, on 13 October 1868.6
     In 1870 George was living in WestfieldG in the household of his parents Seymour and Hannah, and was recorded in the census as George Sackett, aged three and born in Massachusetts.7
     In 1880 he was living in WestfieldG in the household of his uncle Seymour Sibley, a farmer, and his family, and was recorded as George Sackett, aged 12, at school.8
     In 1900 he was living at Payson? Street, RevereG, and was recorded as George R Sackett, an engineer, head of household, aged 31 and born in Massachusetts. He rented his house. Living with him were his wife Katherine, 30, and their children, George, 3, and William, aged six months. Also in the household was George's unmarried brother Frederick, 26.9
     In 1910 he was living at Barrett Street, RevereG, and was recorded as George R Sackett, supervisor at the Park Commission, head of household, aged 42. Living with him were his wife Katherine, 40, their children, George, 13, William, 10, and Harry, aged seven, and George's unmarried brother Edward, 32.10
     In 1920 he was living at Barrett Street, RevereG, and was recorded as George R Sackett, Park Commission supervisor, head of household, aged 53. He owned his home free of mortgage. Living with him were his wife Katherine, 51, and their sons, William, 20, and Harry, aged 17.11
     George was listed in the Revere City Directory from 1914 to 1940, liiving at 45 Barrett Street, RevereG.12
     George was a member of the Seaview Lodge of Freemasons from 1920 until his death in 1940.2
     In 1930 he was living at Barrett Street, RevereG, and was recorded as George R Sackett, supervisor of State machinery, head of household, aged 62. He owned his home. His wife Katherine, 61, was living with him. Also in the household was Katherine's unmarried brother Joseph Twohig, 64.13

Children of George Raymond Sackett and Katherine Twohig

See alsoThurmon King's Database, 26887
Sackett Family Association descendants
Ann Irving.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v197, p47, birth, "1867 July 31, George R Sackett, male, at Westfield, s. S A & H L Sackett, of Westfield, father a whip maker, b. Westfield, mother b. Westfield."
  2. New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Massachusetts: Grand Lodge of Masons Membership Cards, 1733–1990", digital image, American Ancestors, "Sackett, George Raymond, res. Revere, occ. supervisor, nativity 1867-7-31 Westfield, lodge Seaview, initiated 1920-2-4, passed 1920-3-3, raised 1920-4-9, membership 1920-4-9, dec'd 1940-10-11."
  3. "Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901–1980", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, George R, Revere, MA, 1940, v75, p56."
  4. "Providence, RI, Alphabetical Index of Births, Marriages and Deaths, 1636–1930", database, American Ancestors, "Sackett, George E and Katharine T Twohig June 2, 1896. 18:121."
  5. "Rhode Island, Marriage Index, 1851–1920", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, George R and Katherine T Twohig, 2 Jun 1896."
  6. "Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840–1915", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Cambridge, MA, 13 Oct 1868, Kate Twohig, d. of Dennis & Ellen, father a mason b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland."
  7. 1870 Census for United States, M593_619/418/155
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Sackett, Seymour, 35, works at whips, b. Mass
    Sackett, Hannah, 27, keeping house, $1,500, b. Mass
    Sackett, Sarah, 8, attending school, b. Mass
    Sackett, John, 6, attending school, b. Mass
    Sackett, George, 3, at home, b. Mass
    Sackett, Mabel, 6/12, at home, b. Mass.
  8. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254535, NA T9-0535/5A
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Seymour Sibley, head, married, 43, b. MA, farmer, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    Mary Sibley, wife, 30, b. CT, housewife, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Gracie Sibley, dau, 9, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. CT
    Hellen Sibley, dau, 3, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. CT
    Robert Sibley, son, 1, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. CT
    William Sibley, brother, single, 38, b. MA, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    George Sibley, brother, single, 35, b. MA, farmer, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    George Sackett, nephew, 12, b. MA, at school, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    George E Buckbee, other, married, 26, b. NY, farm laborer, father b. NY, mother b. CT.
  9. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 690, p. 16B, FHL microfilm 1240690
    Payson? Street [next to Mountain Avenue], Revere, Revere Township, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
    Sackett, George R, head, b. July 1868, 31, m. 4y, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, engineer, house rented
    Sackett, Katherine, wife, b. Oct 1869, 30, m. 4y, 2 ch, b. MA, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Sackett, George A, son, b. Oct 1896, 3, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Sackett, William L, son, b. Nov 1899, 6/12, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Frederick, brother, b. May 1874, 26, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, occ. real estate.
  10. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_626; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 1685; FHL microfilm: 1374639
    Barrett Street, Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, 16 Apr 1910
    Sackett, George R, head, 42, m1. 14y, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, supervisor machinery, Met Park Commission
    Sackett, Catherine, wife, 40, m1. 14y, 4 ch, 3 living, b. MA, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Sackett, George A, son, 13, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Sackett, William, son, 10, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Harry, son, 7, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Edward W?, brother, 32, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, rattan worker, at home, blind.
  11. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_744; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 670
    Barrett St, Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, 16 Jan 1920
    Sackett, George R, head, home owned freehold, 53, married, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, supervisor, Park Commission
    Sackett, Katherine T, wife, 51, b. MA, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Sackett, William L, son, 20, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, helper of shipfitter, Navy Yard
    Sackett, Harry A, son, 17, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA.
  12. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, Revere City Directory, 1914, "Sackett George R. engineer and supervisor MPC h 45 Barrett."; 1919, "Sackett George R. supervisor M.P.C. h 45 Barrett."; 1922, 1925, 1929, "Sackett George R. supervisor MDC, h 45 Barrett."; 1933, "Sackett Geo R (Kath T) supvr MDC h45 Barrett."; 1940, "Sackett George R (Katherine T) ret 45 Barrett."
  13. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 0567; FHL microfilm: 2340696
    Barrett Street, Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, 12 Apr 1930
    Sackett, George R, head, home owned $2,500, 62, m. at 28, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, supervisor, State Machinery
    Sackett, Catherine, wife, 61, m. at 27, b. MA, father b. Irish Free State, mother b. Irish Free State
    Twohig, Joseph, brother-in-law, 64, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, gardener, City Park.
Generation.Tree9Q.3a
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited1 January 2019
 

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