Robert L Sackett

(1821-1894)
FatherAzariah Sackett (1784-1871)
MotherElizabeth ___
Robert L Sackett, son of Azariah Sackett and Elizabeth ___, was born in Huntingdon County, PennsylvaniaG, on 30 April 1821.1 He died aged 73 in Salem, Clearfield County, PennsylvaniaG, on 28 December 18942 and was buried at Salem Methodist Cemetery, DuBois, Clearfield CountyG.1 He married in Huntingdon CountyG Sarah Anne Jackson.3 Sarah was born in PennsylvaniaG on 15 April 1832.4 She died aged 66 in Salem, Clearfield County, PennsylvaniaG, on 26 August 18984 and was buried at Salem Methodist CemeteryG.2
     In 1860 Robert was living at Warriors Mark, Huntingdon County, PennsylvaniaG, and was recorded in the census as Robert Sacket, a miner, aged 32 [actually 39] and born in Pennsylvania. Living with him were his wife Sarah, 30, and their children, William, 10, George, 8, Laura, 6, Frank, 4, and Ada, aged two.5
     Robert was listed in the Civil War draft in June 1863. He was aged 40 and was living at Warriors Mark, Huntingdon County, PennsylvaniaG. He was employed as a laborer.6
     In 1870 he was living at Warriors Mark, Huntingdon County, PennsylvaniaG, and was recorded as R L Sackett, a laborer, aged 48 and born in Pennsylvania. Living with him were his wife Sarah, 38, and their children, George, 19, Frank, 14, Ada, 12, John, 10, Harry, 6, and Blair, aged two.7
     In 1880 he was living at Front Street, Sligo, Clarion County, PennsylvaniaG, and was recorded as Robert L Sackett, a laborer, aged 59. Living with him were his wife Sarah, 48, and their children, Blair, 12, and Flora, aged eight.8
Robert L Sackett (1821–1894), Salem Methodist Cemetery, DuBois, Pennsylvania
(Src: Find A Grave, Carol Laughlin)
Sarah A (Jackson) Sackett (1832–1898), "Sarah A wife of R L Sackett", Salem Methodist Cemetery, DuBois, Pennsylvania
(Src: Find A Grave, Carol Laughlin)

Children of Robert L Sackett and Sarah Anne Jackson

  • William Clarence Sackett+ b. 23 Feb 1850, d. 15 Feb 1903
  • George Howard Sackett b. Dec 1851
  • Laura Jane Sackett b. 1854, d. 26 Feb 1863
  • Franklin P Sackett b. Sep 1856, d. 7 Oct 1918
  • Ada Florence Sackett b. 1858
  • John S. Sackett b. Sep 1860
  • Harry Elzy Sackett+ b. 1 Nov 1864, d. 8 Jul 1914
  • Blair B Sackett+ b. Mar 1868, d. 24 Sep 1937
  • Flora Bella Sackett b. Apr 1876, d. 1 Nov 1944
Sackett lineGreat-grandson of Thomas Sackett
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Kathy Sackett Hayden, Ryan McFarland and Scott Denver Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database, citing findagrave.com, "Sackett, Robert L b. Apr. 30, 1821 d. Dec. 28, 1894, Salem Methodist Cemetery, Du Bois, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania."
  2. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  3. Thurmon King's database.
  4. Gravestone.
  5. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M653_1115, p. 679, Image 685, FHL film 805115
    Warriors Mark, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, 5 Sep 1860
    Robert Sacket, 32, miner, real estate $400, personal estate $100, b. PA
    Sarah Sacket, 30, b. PA
    William Sacket, 10, b. PA
    George Sacket, 8, b. PA
    Laura Sacket, 6, b. PA
    Frank Sacket, 4, b. PA
    Ada Sacket, 2, b. PA.
  6. "US Civil War draft registrations records 1863–1865", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackets, Robert, 40, laborer, of Warriors Mark, b. PA, class II, 17th Congressional District, counties of Huntingdon, Blair, Mifflin, & Cambria, PA, enumerated Jun 1863."
  7. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M593_1349, p. 846B, Image 759, FHL Film 552848
    Warriors Mark, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, 1 Jun 1870
    Sackett, R L, 48, laborer, real estate $400, personal estate $100, b. PA
    Sackett, Sarah A, 38, keeping house, b. PA
    Sackett, Geo H, 19, laborer, b. PA
    Sackett, Frank, 14, b. PA
    Sackett, Ada F, 12, b. PA
    Sackett, John S, 10, b. PA
    Sackett, Harry E, 6, b. PA
    Sackett, Blair B, 2, b. PA.
  8. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1117, FHL film 1255117, p. 262A, Enumeration District 075, Image 0529
    Front Street, Sligo, Clarion County, Pennsylvania, 16 Jun 1880
    Robert L Sackett, 59, laborer, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sarah A Sackett, 48, wife, keeping house, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Blair B Sackett, 12, son, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Flora B Sackett, 8, dau, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
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