Robert Ara Sackett

(1883-1969)
FatherRobert Nathaniel Sackett (1859-1915)
MotherAnetta Eva "Nettie" Hopkins (1864-1950)
Robert Ara Sackett, son of Robert Nathaniel Sackett and Anetta Eva "Nettie" Hopkins, was born in Stewartville, Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, on 25 March 1883. He died aged 86 in Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, on 4 July 1969. He married in MinnesotaG in 1909, Gertrude Dobson. Gertrude was born in EnglandG on 26 May 1886.1 She died aged 83 in Olmsted CountyG on 15 February 1970.2
     In 1900 Robert was living at Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, in the household of his parents Robert and Nettie, and was recorded in the census as Robert A Sackett, a farm laborer, aged 17 and born in Minnesota.3
     In 1910 he was living at Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, MinnesotaG, and was recorded as R Ara Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 27. His wife Gertrude, 23, was living with him.4
     Robert completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was aged 35 and was living at StewartvilleG with his wife Gertrude. He was a self-employed farmer.5
     In 1920 he was living at Pleasant GroveG and was recorded as A Robert Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 36. He owned his home on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Gertrude, 33, and their children, Cyril, 9, and Lois, aged six.6
     In 1930 he was living at Pleasant GroveG and was recorded as Ara R Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 47. He owned his home. Living with him were his wife Gertrude, 44, and their children, Cyril, 19, and Lois, aged 16.7

Children of Robert Ara Sackett and Gertrude Dobson

Sackett lineGreat-grandson of Nathaniel Sackett
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Death record.
  2. Death Record ,.
  3. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 1; Enumeration District: 0113; FHL microfilm: 1240779
    Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, Minnesota, 2 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Robert N, head, b. Sep 1860, 49, m. 18y, b. WI, father b. NY, mother b. Scotland, farmer, farm owned on mortgage
    Sackett, Nettie E, wife, b. Feb 1864, 36, m. 18y, 9 ch, all living, b. MN, father b. Canada, mother b. OH
    Sackett, Robert A, son, b. Mar 1883, 17, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, farm laborer
    Sackett, Homer D, son, b. Aug 1885, 14, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, farm laborer
    Sackett, N B, son, b. May 1886, 14, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, at school
    Sackett, Clara A, dau, b. Nov 1888, 11, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, at school
    Sackett, Nellie M, dau, b. Sep 1889, 10, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, at school
    Sackett, Ellie L, dau, b. Sep 1891, 8, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, at school
    Sackett, Lester E, son, b. Jul 1893, 6, b. SD, father b. WI, mother b. MN, at school
    Sackett, Leslie C, son, b. Feb 1896, 4, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN
    Sackett, Mary A, dau, b. Jul 1899, 10/12, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN.
  4. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_713; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0112; FHL microfilm: 1374726
    Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, Minnesota, 28 Apr 1910
    Sackett, R Ara, head, 27, m. 1y, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, farmer, father's farm
    Sackett, Gertrude, wife, 23, m. 1y, b. England, father b. England, mother b. England, immigrated 1907.
  5. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Minnesota, Olmstead, Roll 1675771.
    "Serial No 896, Order no 1375, Robert Ara Sackett, 4 Stewartville, Olmstead, Minn., age 35, b. 25 Mar 1883, white, native born, farmer, self employed, 4 Stewartville, Olmstead, Minn., nok: Mrs. Gertrude Sackett, 4 Stewartville, Olmstead, Minn., Registrant: med ht, med build, blue eyes, brown hair, no disabilities, Reg 12 Sept 1918."
  6. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_847; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 112; Image: 248
    Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, Minnesota, 30/31 Jan 1920
    Sackett, A Robert, head, home owned on mortgage, 36, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, farmer, gen farm
    Sackett, Gertrude, wife, 33, imm. 1908, nat. 1909, b. England, father b. Eng, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Cyril, son, 9, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Louis[e], dau, 6, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng.
  7. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 1110; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0017; Image: 686.0; FHL microfilm: 2340845
    Pleasant Grove, Olmsted County, Minnesota, 2 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Ara R, head, home owned, 47, m. at 27, b. MN, father b. WI, mother b. MN, farmer, general farm
    Sackett, Gertrude, wife, 44, m. at 24, b. England, father b. Eng, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Cyril D, son, 19, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Lois G, dau, 16, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. Eng.
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Last Edited21 February 2020
 

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