Earl William Sackett

(1894-1958)
FatherSamuel S Sackett (1842-1932)
MotherSarah Hodson (1866-1910)
Earl William Sackett, usually known as William, son of Samuel S Sackett and Sarah Hodson, was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PennsylvaniaG, on 20 January 1894.1,2 He died aged 64 in VA Hospital Aspinwall, O'Hara, Allegheny CountyG, on 15 December 1958 and was buried at Mount Airy Cemetery, Natrona Heights, Allegheny CountyG.3
     In 1900 Earl was living at Fifth Avenue, Arnold, Westmoreland County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of his parents Samuel and Sarah, and was recorded in the census as Earl W Sackett, aged six and born in Pennsylvania.4
     In 1910 he was living at Cherry Street, Brackenridge, Allegheny CountyG, in the household of his widowed father Samuel, and was recorded as William E Sackett, aged 16.5
     Earl served in the US Army from April 1918 to April 1919 during the First World War as a private in the 318th Infantry.6
     In 1920 he was living at Cherry Street, BrackenridgeG, in the household of his widowed father Samuel, and was recorded as Earl W Sackett, a mill worker, single, aged 26.7
     In 1930 he was living at Linden Avenue, Harrison, Allegheny County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of his widowed father Samuel, and was recorded as William E Sackett, of no occupation, aged 36.8
Appears inSacketts in the Military

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Death record.
  3. "Pennsylvania Death Certificates 1906–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, William, d. VA Hospital Aspinwall, PA, O'Hara Township, Allegheny County, PA, 15 Dec 1958, res. 115 Juniata Street, Natrona, Allegheny County, age 64, b. Pittsburgh, PA, 20 Jan 1894, widowed, retired watchman, wife's name unk., father Samuel Sackett, mother Sara Hodson, informant Hospital, cause carcinoma of colon, bur. Mt Airy Cemetery, Harrison Twp, Natrona Hgts, 18 Dec 1958."
  4. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1496, p. 6B, Enumeration District 78, FHL microfilm 1241496
    Fifth Avenue, Arnold Borough, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
    Sackett, Samuel S, head, b. Nov 1839, 61, m. 10y, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. NY, occ. billiards and pool, home rented
    Sackett, Sarah, wife, b. Jul 1866, 33, m. 10y, 4 ch, 3 living, b. England, father b. Eng, mother b. Eng, immigrated 1887, 13y in US
    Sackett, Earl W, son, b. Jan 1894, 6, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Leroy S, son, b. Apr 1896, 4, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. Eng
    Sackett, Madalene L, dau, b. Apr 1900, 1/12, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. Eng.
  5. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1292; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 0016; FHL microfilm: 1375305
    Cherry Street, Brackenridge, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 22 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Samuel S, head, 71, wid, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN, pool room, own account, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, William E, son, 16, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. England
    Sackett, Leroy S, son, 13, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. England
    Sackett, Madaline, dau, 10, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. England
    Sackett, Mabel G, dau, 7, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. England.
  6. "Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777–1999", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Allegheny County. Sackett, Wm E, b. 1-20-1894, d. 12-15-1958, veteran of 2-470-715 War[?], Army, service 4-4-1918 to 4-8-1919, Co F 318th Inf, Pvt, Mt Airy Cem, section R, lot NE 202, government headstone 6-10-59, info from Allegheny County 5-4-65."
  7. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1510; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 21
    Cherry Street, Brackenridge, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 5 Jan 1920
    Sackett, S S, head, home owned, 80, wid, b. IN, father b. unk, mother b. unk, pool room, own place
    Sackett, Earl W, son, 26, single, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. England, mill worker, Allegheny W
    Sackett, Florence I, dau, 17, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. England, house work, private family.
  8. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 27A; Enumeration District: 0622; FHL microfilm: 2341698
    Linden Avenue, Harrison, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 6 May 1930
    Sackett, Samuel S, head, home owned $6,000, 91, wid, b. IN, father b. unk, mother b. unk
    Sackett, William E, son, 36, single, b. PA, father b. IN, mother b. England, occ. none.
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