Lawrence Jay Sackett

(1903-1976)
FatherJay Beaumont Sackett (1868-1949)
MotherMargaret Agnes Sheehan (1873-1907)
Lawrence Jay Sackett, son of Jay Beaumont Sackett and Margaret Agnes Sheehan, was born in Rankin, Vermilion County, IllinoisG, on 18 January 1903.1 He died aged 73 in Los Angeles, CaliforniaG, on 1 September 1976.2,3
     In 1910 Lawrence was living in Paxton, Ford County, IllinoisG, in the household of his father Jay and stepmother Bessie, and was recorded in the census as Laurence Sackett, aged seven and born in Illinois.4
     In 1920 he was living at West Center Street, Paxton, Ford County, IllinoisG, in the household of his father Jay and stepmother Bessie, and was recorded as Lawrence J Sackett, aged 16.5
     In 1930 he was living at Hotel Ottawa, Ottawa City, LaSalle County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as Lawrence J Sackett, a time keeper for the Telephone Company, a roomer, single, aged 27. Also in the hotel were three laborers employed by the Telephone Company, suggesting that they were all working away from home.6
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database, 13268 Lawrence Jay Sackett.
  2. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Lawrence Sackett, b. Jan 18, 1903, d. Sep, 1976, SSN 312-09-8230 issued IN, residence Filer, Idaho, 83328, county Twin Falls."
  3. "California, Death Index, 1940–1997", database, Ancestry.com, "Lawrence J Sackett, b. Illinois, 18 Jan 1903, d. Los Angeles, 1 Sep 1976."
  4. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_235, p. 16A, Enumeration District 0010, FHL microfilm 1374248
    Paxton, Ford County, Illinois
    Sackett, Jay B, head, 42, m2. 4/12, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. NY, horseman, self-employed
    Sackett, Bessie, wife, 29, m1. 4/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Raymond L, son, 20, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, laborer, general farm
    Sackett, Birdie, dau, 14, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Florence, dau, 13, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Laurence, son, 7, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Angeline, mother, 69, wid, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. NY.
  5. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_368, p. 9B, Enumeration District 11, Image 273
    W Center St, Paxton, Ford County, Illinois, 9 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Jay B, head, house owned, 52, married, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. NY, salesman, livestock
    Sackett, Bessie M, wife, 39, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Raymond L, son, 29, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, salesman, livestock
    Sackett, Lawrence J, son, 16, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Orville D, son, 9, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  6. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 532, p. 7B, Enumeration District 0068, Image 76.0, FHL microfilm 2340267
    Hotel Ottawa, Ottawa City, LaSalle County, Illinois, 9 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Lawrence J, roomer, 27, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, time keeper, Telephone Co
    [also in hotel were 3 laborers, Telephone Co].
Generation.Tree10R.3a
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited13 November 2014