Russell Edward Sackett Sr

(1911-1992)
FatherClaude Thomas Sackett (1891-1949)
MotherCora Lulu Franklin (1893-1984)
Russell Edward Sackett Sr, son of Claude Thomas Sackett and Cora Lulu Franklin, was born in Pleasant Hill, Pike County, IllinoisG, on 8 November 1911.1,2 He died aged 80 in Detroit, Pike County, IllinoisG, on 27 June 19923 and was buried at Pittsfield West Cemetery, Pike CountyG.2 He married first in IllinoisG in about 1933, Annabel Radefeld.4 He married second in Reno, Washoe County, NevadaG, on 25 October 1942, Donna Alberta Galloway, daughter of Harrison David Galloway and Eathel May Scott.2 Donna was born in Pike County, IllinoisG, on 3 November 1920.2 She died aged 60 in Pittsfield, Pike County, IllinoisG, on 23 April 1981 and was buried at Pittsfield West CemeteryG.2
     In 1920 Russell was living at Rockport Road, Pleasant HillG, in the household of his mother Cora, and was recorded in the census as Russell Sackett, aged eight and born in Illinois.5
     In 1930 he was living in New Salem, Pike County, IllinoisG, in the household of his mother Cora and stepfather Mert, and was recorded as Russel E Sackett, aged 18.6
     Russell served in the US Air Force during the Second World War, enlisting on 13 April 1942 and being released on 22 October 1945.7
Russell Edward Sackett (1911–1992), Pittsfield West Cemetery, Pike County, Illinois
(Src: Find A Grave, Bob & Nancy Cannon)
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 29571
Sackett Family Association descendants
Russell Edward Sackett Jr.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Death record.
  2. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  3. "Social Security Death Index", database, Ancestry.com, "Russell E Sackett, b. Nov 8, 1911, d. Jun 27, 1992, SSN 352-12-7457 issued IL before 1951, residence 62332, Detroit, Pike County, Illinois."
  4. Thurmon King's database.
  5. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_401; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 171
    Rockport Road, Pleasant Hill, Pike County, Illinois, 24 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Cora, head, home rented, 25, wid, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Russell, son, 8, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Lacey, son, 5, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Anna Belle, dau, 1 2/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  6. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0028; FHL microfilm: 2340286
    New Salem, Pike County, Illinois, 19 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Mert D, head, home rented, 52, m. at 44, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL, farmer, general farm
    Sackett, Cora L, wife, 36, m. at 19, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Russel E, stepson, 18, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Lacy L, stepson, 15, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Annabell, stepdau, 12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Hattie L, dau, 7, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Willis W, son, 4 9/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Willard W, son, 4 9/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Mary D, dau, 2 5/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sackett, Lulu M, dau, 2/12, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  7. "US Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Russell, b. 8 Nov 1911, d. 27 Jun 1992, branch AF, enlisted 13 Apr 1942, released 22 Oct 1945."
Generation.Tree10R.3a
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited1 December 2018