Wilber F Sackett

FatherSamuel L Sackett (1831-1892)
MotherAnna Larkin (1834-)
Wilber F Sackett, son of Samuel L Sackett and Anna Larkin, was born in Romulus, Seneca County, New York StateG, on 30 May 1857.1 He died aged 61 in Emerson, Dakota County, NebraskaG, on 11 June 1918 and was buried at Craig Cemetery, Burt County, NebraskaG.1,2 He married at Tekamah, Burt County, NebraskaG, on 11 July 1888, Carrie McNab.1 Carrie was born in Huron, Lawrence County, IndianaG, in March 1859.3 She died aged about 70 in 1929 and was buried at Craig CemeteryG.2
     In 1870 Wilber was living in Romulus, Seneca County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Samuel and Ann, and was recorded in the census as Wilbur F Sackett, a farm laborer, aged 13 and born in New York.4
Wilber F Sackett (1857–1918), Craig Cemetery, Burt County, Nebraska
(Src: Find A Grave, Mike Hughbanks)

Children of Wilber F Sackett and Carrie McNab

Wilbur F. Sackett.
Wilbur F. Sackett was born in Romulus, Seneca county, New York, May 30th, 1857, and died June 11th, 1918, at Emerson, at the age of 61 years, 11 days. He moved with his parents from Romulus, New York, to Craig, Nebraska in the winter of '79 and has lived continuously there and at Emerson with the exception of 3 years at Cumberland, Wis., until his sudden death, June 11th, of heart failure. He was married in Tekamah, July 11th, 1888, to Carrie McNab of Huron, Ind. Three children were born to them, Wilbur Jr, who died in infancy; Clyde M. and Flossie M. The mother and latter two children remain to mourn the loss of a kind and loving husband and father. Mr. Sackett was a devout Christian and a life-long member of the Methodist church. Funeral services were held at the home Thursday, June 13, at 2:30 p.m., Rev. Lewis officiating, and interment had in the Craig cemetery beside his father, mother, and son, who preceded him.

The Craig News, Craig, Nebraska, 20 Jun 1918, p 5.

Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 20758
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Obituary.
  2. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  3. Census.
  4. 1870 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll M593_1093, p. 160A, image 329, FHL film 552592
    Romulus, Seneca County, New York
    Sackett, Samuel, 39, grain dealer, real estate $1,800, personal estate $350, b. NY
    Sackett, Ann, 38, keeping house, b. Ireland
    Sackett, Sarah, 15, domestic servt, b. NY
    Sackett, Mary J, 14, at home, b. NY
    Sackett, Wilbur F, 13, farm laborer, b. NY
    Sackett, Henrietta G, 12, at school, b. NY
    Sackett, Samuel, 9, at school, b. NY
    Sackett, Hamlin B, 5, at home, b. NY
    Sackett, Helen D, 1, b. NY
    Sackett, Charles W, 1/12, b. NY.
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