George L Sackett

FatherLee Sackett (1871-1936)
MotherLucy May Havens (c 1879-)
George L Sackett, son of Lee Sackett and Lucy May Havens, was born in Somerset Township, Hillsdale County, MichiganG, on 9 June 1914.1 He died aged 73 at his home near Deer Lake, MichiganG, on 12 August 19872 and was buried at Aldrich Cemetery, Jerome, Hillsdale County, MichiganG.3 He married first in Hillsdale, Hillsdale CountyG, on 12 April 1940, Ila Ruth Baker, daughter of Isaac Baker and Mary Prouty.4 Ila was born in Pittsford, Hillsdale CountyG, in about 1912.5 They were divorced on 20 May 1950. He married second in 1950, Lois Gustafson, daughter of Harold Gustafson and Ellen Anderson.6
     In 1930 George was living in Somerset, Hillsdale County, MichiganG, in the household of his parents Lee and Lucy, and was recorded in the census as George L Sackett, aged 15 and born in Michigan.7
George L Sackett (1914–1987), Aldrich Cemetery, Jerome, Hillsdale County, Michigan
(Src: Find A Grave, Keith Larzelere)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Death record.
  2. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index" (American Ancestors transcript), "George Sackett, b. Jun 9, 1914, d. Aug, 1987, SSN 383-01-8357 issued MI, residence Boyne City, Michigan, 49712, county Charlevoix."
  3. Burials Register, Greenwood Cemetery, Petoskey, Michigan (, "Sackett, George L, b. 9 Jun 1914, d. 12 Aug 1987, bur. Andrich Cemetery, Jerome, MI."
  4. "Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867–1952" (Ancestry transcript), "12 Apr 1940, at Hillsdale, Hillsdale Co, MI, George L Sackett, 25, b. Somerset Twp, Hillsdale, res. Tecumseh, MI, father Lee Myron Sackett, mother Lucy Havens; to Ila Ruth Baker, 27, b. Pittsford, MI, father Isaac Baker, mother Mary Prouty."
  5. Marriage record.
  6. "Michigan marriages 1868–1925" (FamilySearch image), "No A-324204, license 20 May 1950, Steuben County, Indiana, George Sackett, b. Hillsdale Co, Mich, 9 Jun 1914, of Tecumseh, Mich, part owner woodworking co, father Marion Lee Sackett b. Michigan laborer decesaed, mother Lucy Havens housewife b. Michigan res Addison Mich, prev. m. once, divorced 20 May 1950, ch of former marriage Deanna Marie 8 wholly dependent on applicant; to Lois Gustafson, b. Ensign, Mich, 9 May 1925, of Tecumseh, not working, father Harold Gustafson b. Mich supervisor Township res Ensign Mich, mother Ellen Anderson schoolteacher b. WI res Ensign Mich, prev. m. once, divorced July 1949."
  7. 1930 United States Federal Census, Roll 993, p. 2A, Enumeration District 0025, Image 493.0, FHL microfilm 2340728
    Somerset, Hillsdale County, Michigan, 4 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Lee, head, home owned, 58, m. at 29, b. MI father b. NY, mother b. NY, farmer, gen'l farm
    Sackett, Lucy M, wife, 50, m. at 21, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI
    Sackett, George L, son, 15, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. MI
    Havens, Wesley, lodger, 42, divorced, m. at 27, b. MI, father b. OH, mother b. MI, laborer, gen'l farm.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Last Edited31 Mar 2015

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