Herbert Joel Sackett1

(1895-1990)
FatherGeorge Sackett (1850-)
MotherCatherine Burmaster
Herbert Joel Sackett, son of George Sackett and Catherine Burmaster, was born in Chautauqua County, New York StateG, on 8 May 1895.2 He died aged 94 in Erie, Erie County, PennsylvaniaG, on 31 January 19902 and was buried at Glenwood Cemetery, Silver Creek, Chautauqua County, New York StateG.3 He married Alice Katherine Heath.2
     In 1900 Herbert was living in Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents George and Catherine, and was recorded in the census as Herbert Sackett, aged five and born in New York.4
     Herbert completed a World War I draft registration card on 5 June 1917. He was then aged 22 and was living at Silvercreek, Chautauqua CountyG. He was employed as a machinist at the Invincible Train Company. During the War he served as a private in the US Army. He enlisted on 21 October 1918 and was discharged on 23 December 1918.3,5
     In 1920 he was living at Middle Road, Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, and was recorded as Hurbert Sackett, a machinist, head of household, aged 25. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Alice, 26, and their son Richard, aged three months.6
     In 1930 he was living at Knight Street, Hanover, New York StateG, and was recorded as Herbert J Sackett, a milling machinist, head of household, aged 35. He owned his home. Living with him were his wife Alice, 36, and their children, Richard, 10, Clara, 9, and Robert, aged six.7

Children of Herbert Joel Sackett and Alice Katherine Heath

  • Charles Gordon Sackett b. 1921, d. 1921
  • Clare B Dunlevie Sackett b. 1921, d. 1992
  • Robert Agnew Sackett b. 1923
Sackett Family Association descendants
Richard Heath Sackett Sr and Richard Heath Sackett Jr.
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Thurmon King's database.
  3. "Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777–1999", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Erie County. Sackett, Herbert Joe, b. 5-9-95, d. 1-31-90, service 21 Oct 18 to 23 Dec 18, veteran of WWI, Army, Pvt, Glenwood Cemetery, Silver Creek, NY, section 3, lot 25&26, row 8, headstone not ordered yet, info from Scharl Funeral Home 2-20-90, address at death 2686 Peach St, Erie, PA 16508."
  4. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, T623_1014, p. 11B, Enumeration District 97
    Hanover Town, Chautauqua County, New York
    Sackett, George, head, b. Feb 1850, 50, m. 24y, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, farmer, home owned on mortgage, farm
    Sackett, Catherine, wife, b. Oct 1856, 43, 12 ch, 9 living, b. NY, father b. Germany, mother b. Germany
    Sackett, Nellie, dau, b. Aug 1876, 23, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Howard, son, b. Aug 1878, 21, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, farm laborer
    Sackett, Cora, dau, b. Sep 1882, 17, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Lulu, dau, b. Mch 1884, 16, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Gertrude, dau, b. Aug 1886, 13, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Edna, dau, b. Mch 1891, 9, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Mildred, dau, b. Jan 1894, 6, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, at school
    Sackett, Herbert, son, b. May 1895, 5, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Clayton, son, b. June 1897, 2, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Hiram, father, b. Dec 1810, 89, married 63y, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Milicent, mother, b. Aug 1816, 83, 4 ch, 3 living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  5. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, New York, Chautauqua. Draft Division#3 Roll#001712294.
    "Serial#4458 Order#76, Herbert Joel Sackett, Address: R.F.D. #3 Silvercreek NY, Age: 22, b. 9 May 1895 at Irving NY, single, white, native born, machinist 7? Invincible Train Co, nearest relative: sister & 4 children (no names) partly dependents, exemptions, Registrant: Med Ht, Med Build, eyes blue, hair light brown, not bald, no disabilities, Reg: 5 Jun 1917 at Chautauqua County NY."
  6. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1091; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 142
    Middle Road, Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York, 20/21 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Hurbert, head, home rented, 25, married, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, machinist, mch shop
    Sackett, Alice, wife, 26, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Richard, son, 3/12, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  7. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0109; FHL microfilm: 2341147
    Knight Street, Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York, 10 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Herbert J, head, home owned $2,500, 35, m. at 25, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, machinist, milling machine shop
    Sackett, Alice B, wife, 36, m. at 26, b. NY, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Richard H, son, 10, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Clara K, dau, 9, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Robert A, son, 6, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
Generation.Tree9Q.4
Sackett line5th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
Last Edited6 January 2019
 

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