Leslie Robert Sackett

(1901-1971)
FatherHarry Elzy Sackett (1864-1914)
MotherBerty Aminta "Minnie" Lyle (1869-1948)
Leslie Robert Sackett, son of Harry Elzy Sackett and Berty Aminta "Minnie" Lyle, was born in Coalport, Clearfield County, PennsylvaniaG, on 30 July 1901.1,2 He died aged 69 in Altoona, Blair County, PennsylvaniaG, on 17 February 1971.2 He married in Cumberland, Allegany County, MarylandG, on 28 August 1923, Bertha Mary Diehl.2 Bertha was born in Irvonia, Clearfield CountyG, on 22 April 19061 and died aged 92 on 13 March 1997.1
     In 1910 Leslie was living at Irvona, Beccaria Township, Clearfield County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of his parents Harry and Minnie, and was recorded in the census as Leslie Sackett, aged nine and born in Pennsylvania.3
     In 1930 Leslie was living at Sixth Avenue, Altoona, Blair County, PennsylvaniaG, and was recorded in the census as Leslie Sackett, a machinist at the Pennsylvania Railroad, head of household, aged 28 and born in Pennsylvania. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Bertha, 23, and their children, Mary, 4, and Shirley, aged two.4

Child of Leslie Robert Sackett and Bertha Mary Diehl

Sackett Family Association descendants
Ryan McFarland.
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Email from Ryan McFarland to Sackett List, April 2011.
  2. Altoona Mirror, (Blair County, Pennsylvania), "Leslie R. Sackett, Altoona, died February 17, 1971. He was born in Coalport, July 30, 1901, a son of Harry and Minnie (Lyle) Sackett ad wed Bertha Diehl in Cumberfland, Maryland on August 28, 1923. His wife survives, with 2 daughters: Mrs Mary Jane Boyer and Mrs Shirley M McFarland; 3 grandchildren; 2 brothers: Earl H, and Clyde C. He was a member of the East End United Methodist Church. He retired July 30, 1969 from Juniata EAM shops after 43 years with the Pennsylvania Railroad. Friends will be received at the Books Funeral Home 2-4 and 7-9 tomorrow."
  3. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_1330, p. 10A, Enumeration District 0047, FHL microfilm 1375343
    Irvona, Beccaria Township, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, 25 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Harry E, head, 46, m1. 25y, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, carpenter, house
    Sackett, Minnie, wife, 42, m1. 25y, 12 ch, 10 living, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Denver, son, 24, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, miner, coal mine
    Sackett, Mable, dau, 14, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Oneida, dau, 12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Leslie, son, 9, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Earl, son, 5, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, William, son, 2, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  4. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 2005, p. 18B, Enumeration District 0037, Image 414.0, FHL microfilm 2341739
    Sixth Avenue, Altoona City, Blair County, Pennsylvania, 11 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Leslie, head, home rented, $36 p.m., age 28, m. at 22, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, machinist, PRR shops
    Sackett, Bertha, wife, 23, m. at 17, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Mary J, dau, 4 3/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Shirley, dau, 2 6/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
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Last Edited19 November 2014