Walter A Sacket

FatherEdward Sacket (1806-1866)
MotherHannah Louise Doe (1818-1892)
Walter A Sacket, son of Edward Sacket and Hannah Louise Doe, was born in MichiganG on 17 July 1857.1,2 He died aged 16 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, OhioG, on 21 January 18741,3 and was buried at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, MichiganG.4,5
     In 1860 Walter was living in Chicago, Cook County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Edward and Louisa, and was recorded in the census as Walton Sacket, aged three and born in Michigan.6
     In 1870 he was living in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, MichiganG, in the household of his widowed mother Hannah, and was recorded as Walter Sackett, aged twelve.7
Walter A Sacket (1857–1874), Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Michigan
(Src: Find a Grave, Twist)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "2018a. Walter A. Sackett, b. July 17, 1857, d. Jan. 21, 1874."
  2. Census.
  3. "Ohio Deaths and Burials, 1854–1997" (FamilySearch transcript), "Walter A. Sackett, 16, b. Chicago, Cuy., Ill., d. Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, 2 Jan 1873, mother Louisa. Film 879241."
    "Walter Sackett, 16, d. Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, 21 Jan 1874. Film 197737."
    The first transcription (from film 879241) would appear to be unreliable. The birthplace does not make sense. The date 21 Jan 1874 in the second transcription is the same as that in Weygant and is taken to be correct.
  4. Find a Grave.
  5. "Michigan Death Records 1867–1952" (Ancestry image), "Sackett, Walter A, d. Cleaveland, O, 25 Jan 1873, aged 16-6-8, single, b. Michigan, student, father Edw Sackett, mother H L Sackett, of Ann Arbor, MI, cause consumption." [Included in Return of Deaths, Washtenaw, Michigan, entry struck through]
  6. 1860 United States Federal Census, Roll M653_166, p 282, FHL film 803166
    Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
    Sacket, Edward, 52, commission merchant, personal estate $500, b. NY
    Sacket, Louisa, 40, b. NY
    Sacket, Hobert, 16, b. NY
    Sacket, George, 11, b. NY
    Sacket, Frederick, 8, b. NY
    Sacket, Walton, 3, b. MI
    Beman, Jane, 30, servant, b. Ireland.
  7. 1870 United States Federal Census, Roll M593_707, p 36B, FHL film
    Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan
    Seamon, Ezra C, 60, lawyer, real estate $10000, personal estate $20000, b. NY
    Seamon, Manetta, 57, keeping house, b. NY
    Seamon, John M, 23, at home, b. MI
    Sackett, Hannah L, 45, at home, personal estate $15000, b. NY
    Sackett, Walter, 12, at school, b. MI
    Hammond, Rosa, 17, domestic servant, b. MI.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited7 Feb 2024

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