James Adam Sackett

FatherThomas Sackett (1862-1920)
MotherAmanda Frances Hanks (1860-1923)
Marriage1912, MaconGHannah Lucille Nelson2
James Adam & Hannah Lucille (Nelson) Sackett
(Src: Cathy Rowland)
James Adam Sackett, son of Thomas Sackett and Amanda Frances Hanks, was born in Macon, MissouriG, on 21 May 1890.1 He died aged 79 in Billings, Yellowstone County, MontanaG, on 26 July 1969.2 He married in MaconG on 28 August 1912, Hannah Lucille Nelson.2
     James completed a World War I draft registration card on 5 June 1917. He was aged 27 and was a warehouse clerk at Lindsey-Billings Company. He was living at 602 Sixth Street West, BillingsG, with his wife and three children.1

Children of James Adam Sackett and Hannah Lucille Nelson

  • Marie Lela Sackett b. 1913
  • Burley Thomas Sackett+ b. 2 Jul 1915, d. 27 May 1985
  • Mark Denver Sackett b. 1916, d. 1995

 Notes & Citations

  1. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918" (FamilySearch image), Montana, Yellowstone. Draft Division# n/a Roll#1711533.
    "Serial#2683 Order#130, James Adam Sackett, 602 Sixth St W, Billings, Montana, Age: 27, b. 21 May 1890 at Macon Missouri, married, white, native born, warehouse clerk at Lindsey-Billings Co, dependents: wife & 3 children, no prior military experience, exemptions–wife & children, Registrant: Med Ht, Med Build, eyes hazel, hair brown, not bald, no disabilities, Reg: 5 Jun 1917 at Yellowstone Montana."
  2. Billings Gazette, (Billings, Montana), 28 July 1969, "James A. Sackett, 79, 633 Mitchell Ave., died in a Billings nursing home Saturday of natural causes.
    Funeral services are 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Smith's Funeral Home Chapel. Burial is in Mountview Cemetery.
    Mr. Sackett was born in Macon, Mo., May 21, 1890, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Sackett. He came to Billings at the age of 14.
    He worked at various places in Billings, including the Great Northern Railroad, where he was a freight house foreman for 36 years.
    He married Hannah Lucile Nelson on Aug. 28, 1912, in Macon. She died in 1947. Mr. Sackett was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Clerks and Warehousemen.
    Survivors include two sons, Denver, 1823 Yellowstone Ave., and Burley, No. 8 Carrie Lynn Drive; a daughter, Mrs. Marie Huffman, Macon; a sister, Mrs. Flossie Lyda, Topeka, Kan; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Amanda Winebrenner.
Last Edited24 May 2019
Sackett Database11550 James Adam Sackett

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