Lester Edwin Sackett

FatherRobert Nathaniel Sackett (1859-1915)
MotherAnetta Eva Hopkins (1864-1950)
Lester Edwin Sackett, son of Robert Nathaniel Sackett and Anetta Eva Hopkins, was born in Brookings, Brookings County, South DakotaG, on 7 September 1893.1 He died aged 85 in Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, on 11 June 1979.1 He married Loretta Helen Schultz.1
     Lester completed a World War I draft registration card on 5 June 1917. He was then aged 23 and was a self-employed farmer. He was living in Simpson, Olmsted CountyG, and was married with three children.2
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database, 20037 Leslie Edwin Sackett.
  2. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Minnesota, Olmstead, Roll 1675771.
    "No 58, Lester E. Sackett, age 23, RFD #1 Simpson, Minn., b. 9 Jul 1893, natural born citizen, b. Bruce, S. Dak., USA, farmer, self employed, Pleasant Grove, Olmstead, Minn., wife and three children, married, Caucasian, no military service, claiming exemption – physical disability, weak back, Registrant: med ht, med build, lt blue eyes, light brown hair, not bald, no disabilities, Reg. Pleasant Grove, Olmstead, Minn., 5 Jun 1917."
Sackett lineGreat-grandson of Nathaniel Sackett
Last Edited29 November 2013