Nelson George Sackett

(1911-1989)
FatherHoward Sackett (1878-)
MotherPearl Gilpin
Nelson G Sackett
(1911–1989)
standing behind gunner
(Src: Charles "Chuck" Sackett)
Nelson George Sackett, son of Howard Sackett and Pearl Gilpin, was born in New York StateG, on 12 January 1911.1,2 He died aged 78 on 23 August 19892 and was buried at Erie County Memorial Gardens, PennsylvaniaG.3 He married in Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, on 11 April 1936, Marie T Jackson.4 Marie was born in 1911. She died aged about 75 in 1986 and was buried at Erie County Memorial GardensG.3
     In 1920 Nelson was living in Ellery, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Howard and Pearl, and was recorded in the census as Nelson Sackett, aged nine and born in New York.5
     In 1930 he was living at Irving Village, Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, and was recorded as Nelson Sackett, a laborer, aged 19. He was living with his father Howard in the household of his grandmother Catherine Sackett.6
     Nelson completed a World War II young men's draft registration card in 1940. He was then living in Erie, PennsylvaniaG with his wife Marie.7
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 24403

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census, place.
  2. "Social Security Death Index", database, Ancestry.com, "Nelson G Sackett, b. 12 Jan 1911, d. 23 Aug 1989, SSN issued PA before 1951."
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  4. "New York State, Marriage Index 1881–1967", digital image, Ancestry.com, "11 Apr 1936, Ripley, New York, Nelson G Sackett & Marie T Jackson, cert 10467."
  5. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, T625_1090, p. 5B, Enumeration District 134, image 1056
    Ellery Town, Chautauqua County, New York
    Sackett, P Howard, head, home owned with mortgage, 40, married, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, farmer, dairy farm
    Sackett, Pearl, wife, 32, b. NY, father b. Canada, mother b. Canada
    Sackett, Lawrence, son, 13, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Nelson G, son, 9, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  6. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0050; FHL microfilm: 2341147
    Irving Village, Hanover, Chautauqua County, New York State, 7/8 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Catherine, head, home owned $1,000, 70, wid, m. at 21, b. NY, father b. Holland, mother b. MA
    Phelan, Nellie, dau, 53, m. at 28, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Howard, son, 45, m. at 22, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, machinist, S Howes Factory
    Sackett, Nelson, gson, 19, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, laborer, fishing.
  7. "U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940–1947", database, Ancestry.com, "Nelson George Sackett, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, b. Irving, New York, 12 Jan 1911, age 29, wt 160, complexion light, eyes blue, hair brown, ht 5' 6", nok Marie Sackett, wife. Reg 1940." [Ancestry transcript only, WWII Draft Cards Young Men, reg. place not given]
Generation.Tree10R.9
Sackett line6th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
Last Edited15 October 2018