Florence Virginia Sackett1

(1874-1954)
FatherWinfield Scott Sackett (1849-1916)
MotherSarah Pharmer "Sally" Abram (1849-1927)
Florence Virginia Sackett, daughter of Winfield Scott Sackett and Sarah Pharmer "Sally" Abram, was born in Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaG, on 16 January 1874.2,3 She died aged 80 at the Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaG, on 3 July 1954 and was buried at Oakland Cemetery, PhiladelphiaG.4,5 She was unmarried.
     In 1880 Florence was living in Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of her parents Winfield and Sarah, and was recorded in the census as Florence V Sackett, a schoolgirl, aged six and born in Pennsylvania.6
     In 1900 she was living at Oxford Turnpike, PhiladelphiaG, in the household of her parents Winfield and Sarah, and was recorded as Florence D Sackett, a stenographer, single, aged 26.7
     In 1910 she was living at Oxford Pike, PhiladelphiaG, in the household of her parents Winfield and Sarah, and was recorded as Florence V Sacket, a bookkeeper, aged 27, single.8
     In 1920 she was living at Robbins Avenue, PhiladelphiaG, in the household of her widowed mother Sarah, and was recorded as Florence Sackett, a bookkeeper in a bank, aged 35, single.9
     Florence visited BermudaG in 1927, arriving back in New York on the SS Fort St George on 22 August 1927.10
     In 1930 she was living at 5th Street, PhiladelphiaG, and was recorded as Florence Sackett, a store owner, head of household, aged 56, single. She owned her home. Also in the household was her aunt, Dorothy Abram, 64, who was a saleslady in the store. Florence's brother George was living next door.11
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 30465
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Death record.
  3. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Florence Virginia, b. Philadelphia, PA, 16 Jan 1874, father Winfield S Sackett, mother Sarah S Abrams. Listed Jun 1937 as Florence Virginia Sackett."
  4. "Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Florence, d. Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, 3 Jul 1954, res. 915 Oakmont St, Philadelphia, never married, age 80, b. Philadelphia, 16 Jan 1874, retired bookkeeper, father Winfield, mother Sarah Abrams, cause coronary occlusion, bur. Oakland Cem, Phila, 7 Jul 1954."
  5. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  6. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1255182 NA T9-1182/127A
    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Winfield S. Sackett, head, married, 30, b. PA, vendue clerk, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sarah P. Sackett, wife, 30, b. PA, keeping house, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Anna I. Sackett, dau, 9, b. PA, going to school, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Florence V. Sackett, dau, 6, b. PA, going to school, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Russell R. Sackett, son, 3, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  7. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 7; Enumeration District: 0912
    Oxford Turnpike, Philadelphia Ward 35, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, 11 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Winfield S, head, b. Nov 1849, 50, m. 30y, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, inspector for B of H, home rented
    Sackett, Sarah S P, wife, b. Nov 1849, 50, m. 30y, 7 ch, 5 living, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Florence D, dau, b. Jan 1874, 26, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, stenographer
    Sackett, Barbara, 17, dau, b. Aug 1882, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, at school
    Sackett, Clifford B, son, b. Nov 1888, 11, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, at school
    Sackett, George C, son, b. Apr 1894, 6, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  8. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1404; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0857; FHL microfilm: 1375417
    Oxford Pike, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, 20 Apr 1910
    Sacket, Winfield S, 60, m. 40y, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, clerk, Board Health Dep, home (farm) rented
    Sacket, Sara P, wife, 60, m. 40y, 5 ch, all living, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sacket, Florence V, dau, 27, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, bookkeeper
    Sacket, Blanch Y, dau, 24, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, bookkeeper
    Sacket, Cliford, son, 22, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, bookkeeper
    Sacket, G Castor, son, 15, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Berly, James B, hired man, 42, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, laborer.
  9. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1637; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 1242
    Robbins Ave, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, 8/9 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Sarah P, head, home owned on mortgage, 70, wid, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Florence, dau, 35, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, bookkeeper, bank
    Sackett, G Castor, son, 25, married, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, teller, bank
    Sackett, Edna I, dau-in-law, 23, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Winfield S, gson, 1 7/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Abram, Dorothy, sister, 40, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA winder, cotton mill.
  10. "New York Passenger Lists, 1820–1957", digital image, Ancestry.com, "SS Fort St George, from Hamilton, Bermuda, 20 Aug 1927, arrived New York, 22 Aug 1927, Sackett, Florence V, 40, single, b. Philadelphia, PA, 1887, 4912-North-5th St. Philadelphia, PA." [Probably travelling with Walter, Lillian, 38, b. Philadelphia, 1889, 4930-North-5th St. Philadelphia.]
  11. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 1069; FHL microfilm: 2341869
    5th Street, Philadelphia, 7 Apr 1930
    Sackett, E Florence, head, home owned, $15,000, 56, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, store keeper, store, own account
    Abraam, Dorothy, lodger, 64, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, saleslady, store.
Generation.Tree10R.3a
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited27 July 2019