Leland Russell Sackett Jr

FatherLeland Russell Sackett Sr (1893-1985)
MotherFannie McKennon (1896-1990)
Leland Russell Sackett Jr, son of Leland Russell Sackett Sr and Fannie McKennon, was born in Eugene, Lane County, OregonG, on 17 March 1923.1,2,3 He died aged 94 in Ellensburg, Kittitas County, Washington StateG, on 7 April 2017.2,4
     In 1930 Leland was living in Sheridan, Yamhill County, OregonG, in the household of his parents Leland and Fannie, and was recorded in the census as L Russell Sackett, aged seven and born in Oregon.5
     In 1940 he was living in SheridanG in the household of his parents Leland and Fannie, and was recorded as Leland R Sackett Jr, aged 17.6
     Leland enlisted in the US Army Air Corps at Sheppard Field, Wichita Falls, TexasG, on 7 April 1943.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Email from Scott McKennon Sackett to Terri Carlson, Dec 2017.
  3. Obituary.
  4. Daily Record, Ellensburg, Washington State, Brookside Funeral Home & Crematory, "Russell Sackett, 94, died April 7, 2017 in Ellensburg. Sackett was born March 17, 1923 in Eugene, OR."
  5. 1930 United States Federal Census, Roll 1958, p. 3B, Enumeration District 0045, Image 400.0, FHL microfilm 2341692
    Sheridan, Yamhill County, Oregon, 11 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Leland R, head, home rented, $20, 36, m. at 26, b. OR, father b. NY, mother b. NY, agent, insurance
    Sackett, Fannie M, wife, 33, m. at 23, b. AR, father b. AR, mother b. MO, secretary, insurance office
    Sackett, H Elizabeth, dau, 8, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR
    Sackett, L Russell, son, 7, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR
    Sackett, Stanley M, son, 2 8/12, b. OR, father b. OR, mother b. AR.
  6. 1940 United States Federal Census, Roll m-t0627-03384, p 7A, ED 36-43
    Sheridan, Yamhill County, Oregon
    Sackett, Leland R, head, 46, insurance salesman, b. OR, home rented [sic: presumably owned], value $2000
    Sackett, Fannie M, wife, 43, b. AR
    Sackett, Harriet, daughter, 19, b. OR
    Sackett, Leland R Jr, son, 17, b. OR
    Sackett, Stanley M, son, 13, b. OR.
  7. "US World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938–1946" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, Leland R Jr, b. Oregon, 1923, res. Yamhill, Oregon, enlisted 7 Apr 1943 at Sheppard Field Witchita Falls, Texas, Private, Air Corps, educ 2 yrs college, single, no dependents, ht 60, wt 101."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Scott McKennon Sackett.
Last Edited25 May 2023

Place names

Place names are linked to the Place Index, with lists of people having events at each place (down to county level).

Google Maps

The superscripted 'G' after place names is a link to the Google Map for that place.


Icons and are links to Text and Image exhibits.

Sackett lines

English line of Thomas Sackett the elder & other English lines
American line of Thomas Sackett the elder through Simon Sackett the colonist
Line of John Sackett of New Haven