Jesse Lee Sackett

FatherHomer Sackett (1847-)
MotherHelen Elliot (1847-)
Jesse Lee Sackett, son of Homer Sackett and Helen Elliot, was born in PennsylvaniaG in November 1875.1 He died aged 51 of carbon monoxide poisoning at his workplace in Clarksburg, Harrison County, West VirginiaG,1 and was buried at the Masonic Cemetery, ClarksburgG, on 11 November 1926.1 He married Lovie Ellen ___.
     In 1880 Jesse was living in Saegertown, Crawford County, PennsylvaniaG, with his parents Homer and Helen in the household of Homer's parents Harvey and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Jessie Sacket, aged five and born in Pennsylvania.2
     Jesse completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was then aged 41 and was a gas pressure regulator at the Clarksburg Light & Heat Company. He was living at Timberlake Apartments, Clarksburg, Harrison County, West VirginiaG, with his wife Lovie.3
     In 1920 he was living in ClarksburgG and was recorded as Jesse L Sackett, plumber at the Light & Heat Company, head of household, aged 40 [actually 44] and born in Pennsylvania. He rented his home. Living with him was his wife Lovie, 30.4
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database, 11536 Jesse L Sackett.
  2. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1255120 NA T9-1120/107A
    Saegerstown, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    Harvy Sacket, head, married, 73, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Mary Sacket, wife, 69, b. PA, keeps house, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Homer Sacket, son, married, 33, b. PA, traveling salesman, father b. MA, mother b. PA
    Hellen Sacket, dau-in-law, married, 33, b. PA, keeps house, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Jessie Sacket, gson, 5, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  3. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, West Virginia, Harrison. Draft Division# 1 Roll# 1992485.
    "Serial# 2015 Order# 2595, Jesse Lee Sackett, Timberlake Apt B Clarksburg West Virginia, Age: 41, b. 1 Nov 1877, white, native born, regulating domestic gas pressures at Clarksburg Light & Heat Co., nearest relative: Lovie Ellen Sackett at Timberlake Apt B Clarksburg West Virginia, Registrant: Med Ht, Med Build, eyes blue, hair black, no disabilities, Reg: 12 Sep 1918 at Clarksburg West Virginia."
  4. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm,, Roll: T625_1956, p. 2B, image 138
    Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia
    Sackett, Jesse L, head, home rented, 40, married, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, plumber, Light & Heat Co, worker
    Sackett, Lovie E, wife, 30, b. WV, father b. WV, mother b. WV.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited28 January 2014