Dora Mandana Sackett

(1893-1983)
FatherCharles Henry Sackett (1855-1938)
MotherRuth Ellen Booth (1869-1955)
Dora Mandana Sackett, daughter of Charles Henry Sackett and Ruth Ellen Booth, was born at White Lake, Aurora County, South DakotaG, on 22 July 1893.1 She died aged 90 in Los Angeles County, CaliforniaG, on 2 August 1983.2,3 She married first at White Lake, Aurora County, South DakotaG, on 28 November 1918, Harry Sherwood Hitchcock, son of William Alfred Hitchcock and Anna Sophia Cowles.4 Harry was born in Mount Pleasant, Henry County, IowaG, on 27 July 1879.5,6 He died aged 66 in Davison County, South DakotaG, on 1 January 1946 and was buried at Graceland Cemetery, Mitchell, Davison CountyG.6 She married second in Broadus, Powder River County, MontanaG, on 13 February 1946, Clarence Lester Beddoe, son of Sam Beddoe and Nellie Nelson.7 Clarence was born in Centerville, Turner County, South DakotaG, on 1 May 1902.5,8,9 He died aged 49 at the Veterans' Hospital, Hot Springs, Fall River County, South DakotaG, on 16 February 1952.9
     In 1900 Dora was living at White LakeG in the household of her parents Charles and Ruth, and was recorded in the census as Dora M Sackett, aged six and born in South Dakota.10
     In 1910 she was living at White LakeG in the household of her parents Charles and Ruth, and was recorded as Dora D Sackett, aged 16.11
     In 1930 she was living in Buffalo, Jones County, South DakotaG, in the household of her husband Harry S Hitchcock, 50, a farmer, and was recorded as Dora M Hitchcock, aged 37. They rented their home. Living with them were their children, Ruth, 10, Esther, 9, Hazel, 6, and Doris, aged four. There was also a female lodger in the household.12

Clarence Beddoe Dies Saturday
Clarence Beddoe, 50, who for several years has played the part of Jack McCall in "The Trial Of Jack McCall" at Deadwood, died early Saturday morning at the Veterans' Hospital at Hot Springs.
     He was taken to the hospital the early part of last week after suffering an attack and died Saturday shortly after 6 a.m.
     He was born May 1, 1902 in Centerville, S. D., the son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Beddoe and worked on railroads for many years.
     He is survived by his wife and one sister, Mrs. Grace Thompson, Hurley.
     Funeral rites will be held Tuesday from the Wells Funeral Home with the time to he announced later.

Deadwood Pioneer-Times, Deadwood, South Dakota, 17 Feb 1952, p 3.

Children of Dora Mandana Sackett and Harry Sherwood Hitchcock

 Notes & Citations

  1. "South Dakota, Birth Index, 1856–1915", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Dora Mandana, b. Aurora, SD, 22 Jul 1893, father Charles Henry Sackett, mother Ruth Ellen Booth."
  2. "California, Death Index, 1940–1997", database, Ancestry.com, "Beddoe, Dora Mandana, b. South Dakota, 22 Jul 1893, d. Los Angeles, 2 Aug 1983, father Sackett, mother Booth."
  3. "Social Security Death Index", database, Ancestry.com, "Dora Beddoe, b. 22 Jul 1893, d. Aug 1983, SSN 504-12-4904 issued SD, residence 90745, Carson, Los Angeles, California."
  4. "South Dakota, Marriages, 1905–2017", digital image, Ancestry.com, "28 Nov 1918, at White Lake, Aurora, SD, Harry B? Hitchcock, of Mitchell, Davison County, SD, 39, divorced; to Dora M Sackett, of White Lake, 25, maiden. By L R Tagg, Minister."
  5. Marriage record.
  6. Website Find A Grave.
  7. "Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987", digital image, Ancestry.com, "13 Feb 1946, Broadus, Powder River County, Montana, Clarence L Beddoe, of Deadwood, SD, 43, b. Centreville, SD, father Sam Beddoe, mother Nellie Nelson; and Dora M Hitchcock, of Deadwood, SD, 51, b. White Lake, SD, father Chas Sackett, mother Ruth Booth. By Marcella Turley JP. Witnesses: Mert H O'Hara, Pat Coojser?."
  8. WWII draft card.
  9. Obituary.
  10. 1900 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll: 1546; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 1241546
    White Lake, Aurora County, South Dakota, 15/16 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Charles H, head, b. Jan 1855, 45, m. 12y, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. CT, farmer
    Sackett, Ruth E, wife, b. Sep 1869, 30, m. 12y, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. England
    Sackett, Edmund S, son, b. Mar 1889, 11, b. SD, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Leroy B, son, b. Nov 1890, 9, b. SD, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Dora M, dau, b. Jul 1893, 6, b. SD, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  11. 1910 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1476; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 1375489
    White Lake, Aurora County, South Dakota, 23 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Charles H, head, 54, m1. 22y, b. IL, father b. CT, mother b. CT, farmer
    Sackett, Ruth, wife, 38, m1. 22y, 3 ch, all living, b. IL, father b. England, mother b. England
    Sackett, Edmond S, son, 20, b. SD, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farmer
    Sackett, Leroy S, son, 18, b. SD, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farmer
    Sackett, Dora D, dau, 16, b. SD, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  12. 1930 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Page 1B, Enumeration District 0003, FHL microfilm 2341959
    Buffalo, Jones, South Dakota, 29 Apr 1930
    Hitchcock, Harry S, head, 50, m. at 39, farmer, general farming, b. IA, father b. IA, mother b. IA, home rented
    Hitchcock, Dora M, wife, 37, m. at 25, b. SD, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Hitchcock, Ruth A, daughter, 10, b. SD, father b. IA, mother b. SD
    Hitchcock, Esther I, daughter, 9, b. SD, father b. IA, mother b. SD
    Hitchcock, Hazel M, daughter, 6, b. SD, father b. IA, mother b. SD
    Hitchcock, Doris L, daughter, 4, b. SD, father b. IA, mother b. SD
    Langon, Bessy M, lodger, 16, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. MO.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 11313
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Cathy Schraeder and Anthony Oderlin.
Generation.Tree9Q.3
Last Edited7 Jun 2021
 

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