Winfield Sackett

(1918-1984)
FatherGeorge Castor Sackett Sr (1894-)
MotherEdna I Mutch (c 1897-)
Winfield Sackett, son of George Castor Sackett Sr and Edna I Mutch, was born in PennsylvaniaG on 26 May 1918.1,2 He died aged 66 in PennsylvaniaG in October 1984.3 He married at Wilmington, New Castle County, DelawareG, on 11 December 1940, Elsie Emma Haeberle, daughter of Edward Haeberle and Anna R Schelter.4 Elsie was born in Riverside, Burlington County, New JerseyG, on 4 October 1920.5,2 She died aged 81 in PennsylvaniaG on 18 April 2002.6,7
     In 1920 Winfield was living at Robbins Avenue, PhiladelphiaG, and was recorded in the census as Winfield S Sackett, aged one and born in Pennsylvania. He was living with his parents George and Edna in the household of George's widowed mother Sarah.8
     In 1930 he was living at 5th Street, PhiladelphiaG, in the household of his parents George and Edna, and was recorded as Winfield Sackett, aged twelve.9
     Winfield completed a World War II draft registration card in PhiladelphiaG in 1940. He was aged 22. His mother Edna was next of kin.10
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Death record.
  3. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Winfield Sackett, b. May 26, 1918, d. Oct, 1984, SSN 179-05-6148 issued PA, residence Levittown, Pennsylvania, 19056, county Bucks."
  4. "Delaware, Marriage Records, 1750–1954", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, 11 Dec 1940, Winfield S Sackett, of Philadelphia, PA, age 22, garage attendant, b. PA, father George b. PA, mother Edna b. PA, 1st m.; and Elsie Emma Haeberle, of Philadelphia, age 20, b. NJ, father Edward b. PA, mother Anna b. NJ, 1st m. By C Nadal Jones, Minister, Wilmington. Witness: Mrs C N Jones."
  5. Marriage record.
  6. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Haeberle, Elsie Emma, b. Riverside, New Jersey, 4 Oct 1920, d. 18 Apr 2002, father Edward Haeberle, mother Anna R Schelter. Listed Oct 1939 as Elsie Emma Haeberle. Listed Nov 1941 as Elsie Haeberle Sackett. Listed 26 Apr 2002 as Elsie E Sackett."
  7. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Elsie E Sackett, b. Oct 4, 1920, d. Apr 18, 2002, SSN 178-18-0974 issued PA, residence Levittown, Pennsylvania, 19056, county Bucks."
  8. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1637; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 1242
    Robbins Ave, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, 8/9 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Sarah P, head, home owned on mortgage, 70, wid, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Florence, dau, 35, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, bookkeeper, bank
    Sackett, G Castor, son, 25, married, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, teller, bank
    Sackett, Edna I, dau-in-law, 23, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Winfield S, gson, 1 7/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Abram, Dorothy, sister, 40, single, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA winder, cotton mill.
  9. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 1069; FHL microfilm: 2341869
    5th Street, Philadelphia, 7 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Edna, wife, 33, m. at 20, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, housework
    Sackett, George C, head, 36, m. at 23, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA, manager, automobile
    Sackett, Winfield, son, 12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, George, son, 9, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Elaine, dau, 3 3/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Sackett, Beverly, dau, 1 1/12, b. PA, father b. PA, mother b. PA.
  10. "U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940–1947", database, Ancestry.com, "Winfield Sackett, 22, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 26 May 1918, reg. Philadelphia, 1940, wt 135, complexion light, eyes hazel, hair red, ht 5' 7", nok Edna I Sackett."
Generation.Tree11S.3a
Sackett line10th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited29 July 2019