Harvey Orin Sackett

(1868-1948)
FatherCharles E Sackett (1842-)
MotherAugusta McDonald (1842-1917)
Harvey Orin Sackett, son of Charles E Sackett and Augusta McDonald, was born in Franklin Hill, Susquehanna County, PennsylvaniaG, on 29 November 1868.1 He died aged 79 in Hallstead, Susquehanna CountyG, on 1 March 19482 and was buried at Rose Hill Cemetery, HallsteadG. He married in about 1893, Minnie Adelaide Rice, daughter of Frank DeForest Rice and Emma Thorington.3,4 Minnie was born in New York StateG in August 1877.4
     In 1870 Harvey was living at Great Bend, Susquehanna County, PennsylvaniaG, and was recorded in the census as Orin H Sacket, aged one and born in Pennsylvania. He was living with his mother Augusta in the household of Augusta's parents Simeon and Mary Ann McDonald.5
     In 1900 he was living at Chase Avenue, Great BendG, and was recorded as Harvey Sackett, a railroad brakeman, head of household, aged 31. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Minnie (unnamed in the census), 22, their children, Floyd, 2, and Donald, 5 months, and Harvey's widowed mother Augusta, aged 57.6
     In 1910 he was living in HallsteadG and was recorded as Harvey Sackett, a laborer in a chair factory, head of household, aged 41. he rented his home. Living with him were his wife Minnie, 31, their children, Floyd, 12, and Donald, 10, and Harvey's widowed mother Augusta McDonald, aged 67.7

Children of Harvey Orin Sackett and Minnie Adelaide Rice


Harvey O. Sackett, 79, died of a heart attack at 2:45 p.m. Monday at his home, Main Street, Hallstead. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Minnie Sackett of Hallstead; a daughter, Mrs. Willard Edwards of Binghamton; two sons, Donald of Great Bend and Floyd of Hallstead; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. The body was removed to the O. E. Tuttle Funeral Home in Hallstead, and was returned this afternoon to his home, where friends may call until Thursday morning, when it will be returned to the funeral home."

Press and Sun-Bulletin, Binghamton, New York, 2 Mar 1948, p 22.

Sackett line5th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Descendants of Nehemiah Sackett
Sackett Family Association descendants
George B Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database, 14693 Harvey Orin Sackett.
  2. "Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Harvey O, d. Main Street, Hallstead, Susquehanna County, PA, 1 Mar 1948, res. Main Street, Hallstead, lived in this community 79 yrs, b. Great Bend Twp, PA, 29 Nov 1868, 79-3-1, carpenter (retired 10 yrs), D?&W RR Co, married, wife Minnie Sackett aged 70, father Charles Sackett b. unk, mother Augusta MacDonald, b. PA, informant Mrs Harvey Sackett, Hallstead, cause coronary occlusion, bur. Hallstead, 4 Mar 1948."
  3. Thurmon King's database.
  4. Census.
  5. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Great Bend, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania
    McDonald, Simeon, 54, laborer, real estate $500, personal estate $200, b. PA
    McDonald, Mary Ann, 52, keeping house, b. PA
    Sacket, Augusta, 30, house keeping, b. PA
    Sacket [sic: McDonald], Reuben H, 13, b. PA
    Sacket, Grace, 8, b. PA
    Sacket, Ruth, 4, b. PA
    Sacket, William, 3, b. PA
    Sacket, Orin H, 1, b. PA.
  6. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 13; Enumeration District: 0089; FHL microfilm: 1241488
    Chase Avenue, Great Bend, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, 13 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Harvey, head, b. Nov 1868, 31, m. 7y, b. PA, father b. NY, mother b. PA, brakeman RR, home rented
    Sackett, Mrs Harvey, wife, b. Aug 1877, 22, 3 ch, 2 living, b. NY, father b. X, mother b. X
    Sackett, Floyd, son, b. Aug 1897, 2, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Donald, son, b. Dec 1899, 5/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Augusta, mother, b. Aug 1842, 57, wd, 4 ch, 3 living, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  7. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1421; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 0071; FHL microfilm: 1375434
    Hallstead, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, 2 May 1910
    Sackett, Harvey, head, 41, m1. 15y, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, laborer, chair factory, home rented
    Sackett, Minnie, wife, 31, m1. 15y, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Donald, son, 10, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Floyd, son, 12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. NY
    McDonald, Agusta, mother, 67, wd, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
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