John V Sackett

(1907-1982)
FatherLeonard Marvin Sackett (1872-1954)
MotherFrances D "Fannie" Dunn (c 1871-1940)
John V Sackett, a schoolteacher, son of Leonard Marvin Sackett and Frances D "Fannie" Dunn, was born in Geneseo, Livingston County, New York StateG, on 24 June 1907.1,2 He died aged 75 in Sarasota, FloridaG, in August 1982.3 He married in Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York StateG, on 22 December 1945, Esther Vanselow, daughter of Otto Vanselow and Mary Grundmann.4,5 Esther was born in MichiganG on 30 August 1907.2,6 She died aged 90 in SarasotaG on 6 September 1997.7,8,9
     In 1910 John was living at Center Street, Geneseo, Livingston County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Leonard and Frances, and was recorded in the census as John Sackett, aged two and born in New York.10
     In 1920 he was living at Center Street, GeneseoG, in the household of his parents Leonard and Frances, and was recorded as John B Sackett, aged twelve.11
     In 1930 he was living at East Genesee Street, Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York StateG, and was recorded as John V Sackett, a teacher in a public school, aged 22. He was a roomer in the household of John L Johnson.12
     John visited Canada on 22 August 1933 through the Detroit–Windsor Tunnel.13
     John completed a World War II draft registration card on 16 October 1940. He was aged 33 and was employed at Nottingham High School. He was living at 122 Belle Avenue, Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York StateG. Next of kin, at the same address, was his recently widowed mother's sister, Elizabeth Dunn.14

 Notes & Citations

  1. Draft.
  2. Census.
  3. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "John Sackett, b. Jun 24, 1907, d. Aug 1982, SSN 134-16-1431 issued NY, residence, 33577, Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida."
  4. "New York State, Marriage Index 1881–1967", digital image, Ancestry.com, "22 Dec 1945, Syracuse, New York, John V Sackett, certificate 48084."; "22 Dec 1945, Syracuse, New York, Esther Vanselow, certificate 48084."
  5. Esther's parents' names from mother's obituary.
  6. Death record.
  7. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors, "Esther V Sackett, b. Aug 30, 1907, d. Sep 6, 1997, SSN 067-22-4772 issued NY, residence Sarasota, Florida, 34236, county Sarasota."
  8. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Esther V, b. 30 Aug 1907, d. 6 Sep 1997, claim date 14 Jun 1969."
  9. "Florida Death Index, 1877–1998", database, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Esther Vanselow, d. 6 Sep 1997, Sarasota, 90, b. 30 Aug 1907."
  10. 1910 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_986, p 6B, Enumeration District 0043, FHL microfilm 1374999
    Center Street, Geneseo, Livingston, New York, 25 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Leonard, head, 38, m1. 17y, proprietor, general store, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. NY, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, Frances, wife, 39, m1. 17y, 3 ch, 2 living, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Leland, son, 15, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY
    Sackett, John, son, 2, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY.
  11. 1920 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_1118, p 17A, Enumeration District 43
    Center Street East, Geneseo, Livingston, New York, 17 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Leonard M, head, 47, decorator, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. NY, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, Frances D, wife, 49, day work, jams kitchen, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Leland D, son, 25, auto mechanic, garage, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY
    Sackett, John B, son, 12, none, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY
    Dunn, F Elisabeth, sister-in-law, 47, single, dress maker, in private families, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY.
  12. 1930 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Page 18A, Enumeration District 0209, FHL microfilm 2341364
    East Genesee Street, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, 20 Apr 1930
    Sackett, John V, roomer, 22, teacher, public school, b. NY, father b. MI, mother b. NY.
    [In household of John L Johnson]
  13. "Canada, Border Crossings from U.S. to Canada, 1908-1935", digital image, Ancestry.com, Port of Detroit and Windsor Tunnel, "22 Aug 1933, John V Sackett, 26, single, American, b. Geneseo, NY, res. Geneseo, religion Epis, school teacher, money in possession $3.00, father L M Sackett of Geneseo."
  14. "U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940–1947", digital image, Ancestry.com, "John V. Sackett, 122 Belle Ave, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, age 33, b. Geneseo, N. Y., 24 Jun 1907, nok F. Elizabeth Dunn, maternal aunt, 122 Belle Ave, emp City of Syracuse Bd. of Education, Nottingham High School, Syracuse, race white, ht 6ft., eyes brown, wt 180lbs., hair brown, complexion sallow, wears glasses. Reg Syracuse, New York, 16 Oct 1940."
Sackett line10th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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