Ruth Sackett

(1865-1893)
FatherCharles E Sackett (1842-)
MotherAugusta McDonald (1842-1917)
Ruth Sackett, daughter of Charles E Sackett and Augusta McDonald, was born on 11 November 1865.1 She died aged 27 in Hallstead, Susquehanna County, PennsylvaniaG, on 8 March 1893 and was buried at Rose Hill Cemetery, Hallstead, Susquehanna County, PennsylvaniaG.2 She married Walter Banker.3,2 Walter was born on 3 March 1858.2
     In 1870 Ruth was living at Great Bend, Susquehanna County, PennsylvaniaG, and was recorded in the census as Ruth Sacket, aged four and born in Pennsylvania. She was living with her mother Augusta in the household of Augusta's parents Simeon and Mary Ann McDonald.4
     In 1880 she was living at Great BendG and was recorded as Ruth M Elmore, aged 14. She was living with her mother Augusta in the household of Thomas Elmore. Although Augusta was identified as the wife of Elmore, it is unlikely that they were married. Augusta's children were named Elmore in this census record by default.5
Ruth E (Sackett) Banker (1865–1893), Rose Hill Cemetery, Hallstead, Pennsylvania
(Src: Find A Grave, Paul R)
Sackett line5th great-granddaughter of John Sackett of New Haven
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 14710
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Descendants of Nehemiah Sackett

 Notes & Citations

  1. Gravestone.
  2. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  3. Thurmon King's database.
  4. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll M593_1454, p 300B, FHL film 552953
    Great Bend, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, 11 Aug 1870
    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.
  5. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1196; Page 198B; Enumeration District 125
    Great Bend, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania
    Elmore, Thomas, head, 22, laborer, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Elmore, Augusta, wife, 38, keeping house, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Elmore, Ruth M., daughter [sic], 14, at school, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Elmore, H. O., stepson, 12, at school, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    [Next door household]
    McDonald, Simeon, head, 64, farmer, b. PA, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    McDonald, Mary Ann, wife, 62, keeping house, b. PA, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    McDonald, Ruben, son, 22, on railroad, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Quick, Mary C., sister, 52, housework, b. PA, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
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