Robert Franklin "Frank" Sackett

(1875-1950)
FatherHenry Preston Sackett (1842-)
MotherMary Martha Barkley (1847-)
Robert Franklin "Frank" Sackett, a craneman, son of Henry Preston Sackett and Mary Martha Barkley, was born in MinnesotaG on 27 September 1875.1 He died aged 74 in Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, IdahoG, on 2 May 19501 and was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Bannock County, IdahoG, on 5 May 1950.2 He married first at Pleasant View, UtahG, on 14 May 1902, Mary Jane "Jennie" Baum, daughter of Jacob Harris Baum and Melinda Ann Cummings.1 Mary was born in Provo, UtahG, on 19 September 18751 and died aged 27 at Pleasant ViewG on 2 February 1903.1 He married second in Salt Lake City, UtahG, on 14 March 1904, Lillie May Meldrum, daughter of James Lowe Meldrum and Jane Hannah Haws.1 Lillie was born in Provo, UtahG, on 27 October 1876.1 She died aged 66 on 2 July 1970 and was buried at Placentia, Orange County, CaliforniaG.1
     In 1880 Robert was living at Cawker, Mitchell County, KansasG, in the household of his parents Henry and Mary, and was recorded in the census as Frank Sackett, aged four and born in Minnesota.3
     In 1910 he was living at Upper Bingham, Salt Lake County, UtahG, and was recorded as Frank Sacket, a steamshovel craneman, head of household, aged 33, married six years and born in California. He rented the family home. Living with him were his wife Lillie, 33, and their children, Fleeta, 5, Harold, 3, and Genevieve, aged one. Also in the household was a male lodger, a railroad engineer.4
     Robert completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was aged 42 and was a self-employed farmer. He was living at Sterling, Bingham County, IdahoG, with his wife Lillie.5

Children of Robert Franklin "Frank" Sackett and Mary Jane "Jennie" Baum

Children of Robert Franklin "Frank" Sackett and Lillie May Meldrum

See alsoThurmon King's Database, 20059
Sackett Family Association descendants
Franklin D Wells.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
  2. Thurmon King's database, 20059 Robert Franklin "Frank" Sackett.
  3. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, NA T9-0389/67C
    Cawker, Mitchell, Kansas
    Henry Sackett, head, married, 33, b. NY, keeps laundry, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Mary Sackett, wife, 28, b. PA, keeping house, father b. IL, mother b. Ireland
    Edward Sackett, son, 13, b. MN, at home, father b. NY, mother b. PA
    Arthur Sackett, son, 10, b. MN, at home, father b. NY, mother b. PA
    L. May Sackett, dau, 6, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. PA
    Frank Sackett, son, 4, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. PA
    James Sackett, son, 2, b. CA, father b. NY, mother b. PA.
  4. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, T624_1605, p. 18A, image 447, FHL 1375618
    Upper Bingham, Salt Lake County, Utah
    Sacket, Frank, head, 33, married 6y, b. CA, father b. KS, mother b. KS, craneman, steamshovel, home rented
    Sacket, Lillie, wife, 33, married 6y, 3 ch. all living, b. UT, father b. Scotland, mother b. UT,
    Sacket, Fleeta, dau, 5, b. UT, father b. CA, mother b. UT
    Sacket, Harold, son, 3, b. UT, father b. CA, mother b. UT
    Sacket, Genevieve, dau, 1, b. UT, father b. CA, mother b. UT
    Pickesin, Robt, lodger, 40, single, b. ID, father b. CO, mother b. CO, engineer, RR.
  5. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch, Idaho, Bingham. Draft Division# n/a Roll# 1452109.
    "Serial# 1410 Order#1309, Frank Sackett, Sterling Bingham Idaho, Age: 42, b. 27 Oct 1876, married, white, native born, self employed as farmer, nearest relative: wife Lillie Sackett, Sterling Bingham Idaho, Registrant: Tall Ht, Med Build, eyes gray, hair sandy, disability: burned by electricity which deformed hand, Reg: 12 Sep 1918 at Blackfoot Idaho."
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Sackett lineGreat-grandson of Nathaniel Sackett
Last Edited13 July 2018
 

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