Sackett, Elmo A.

Sackett, Elmo A.

Male 1942 - 1991  (48 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Elmo A. 
    Born 7 Aug 1942  Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 27 May 1985  Anchorage, Alaska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 22 Jun 1991  Anchorage, Alaska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11558  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2018 

    Father Sackett, Burley Thomas,   b. 2 Jul 1915, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1985, Livingston, Park County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Leatherman, Sarahetta,   b. 11 Jul 1915, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1977, Park County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1935  Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 2 children 
    Family ID F4597  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Risley, Ilene C.,   d. Unknown 
    Married 1 Jun 1970  Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F11483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Aug 1942 - Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jun 1970 - Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 May 1985 - Anchorage, Alaska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jun 1991 - Anchorage, Alaska, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1928] Montana, Birth Index, 1870-1986, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      Name: Elmo A. Sackett
      Birth Date: 7 Aug 1942
      Birth Place: Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA
      Certificate Number: BLGS 14290

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      Name: Elmo A Sackett
      [E A Sackett]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 7 Aug 1942
      Birth Place: Billings, Montana
      Death Date: Jun 1991
      Father: Burley T Sackett
      Mother: Sally Leatherman
      SSN: 517480434
      Notes: Jun 1959: Name listed as ELMO A SACKETT; 10 Aug 1991: Name listed as E A SACKETT

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      The Independent-Record (Helen, Montana), 29 May 1985, Wed, Page 6

      Burley Sackett

      EMIGRANT -- Former Helena resident Burley Sackett worked in Billings for the Big 4 Secondhand Store, Montana Freight and as terminal terminal manager for Consolidated Freightways. In 1948 he moved to Roundup, where he operated a freight company, bus line and ran the Mecca Night Club. In 1952 he moved to Helena and became the northwest sales manager for Buckingham Buckingham Transortation (sic) Co, returning to Billings in 1953 where he manged the Scoop Tavern. In 1967, he returned returned to Helena, whre (sic) he worked for the Department of Public Service Service Motor Carrier Enforcement Bureau, retiring as chief in 1976 and moving to Emigrant.

      Mr. Sackett was a member of the Methodist Church, American Association Association of Retired persons and enjoyed enjoyed hunting, fishing, his yard and story telling.

      Mr. Sackett, 69, died Monday evening evening in Livingston Memorial Hospital.

      A son of James and Lucille Sackett, he grew up in Billings, graduating graduating from Billings Senior High School.

      He married Sarahetta Leatherman on Dec. 7, 1935, in Billings. She died in 1977. He later married Barbara Barbara Owens on Aug. 25, 1978, in Emigrant. Emigrant.

      Survivors include his wife; two sons, Elmo of Anchorage, Alaska, and Gary of Sacramento, Calif.; a brother; a sister, Mrs. Vaughn (Marie) Huffman of Macon, Mo.; and four grandchildren.

      Funeral services will be conducted conducted Friday at 1 p.m. in Smith Downtown Downtown Chapel, Billings. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    4. [S1041] Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      Name Burley Thomas Sackett
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 07 Dec 1935
      Event Place Billings, Yellowstone, Montana
      Age 20
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1915
      Father's Name James A. Sackett
      Mother's Name Lucille Hannah Nelson
      Spouse's Name Laraetta Leatherman
      Spouse's Age 20
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1915
      Spouse's Father's Name A. W. Leatherman
      Spouse's Mother's Name Gertrude Gurgan

      "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F3WW-9HH : 17 October 2017), Burley Thomas Sackett and Laraetta Leatherman, 07 Dec 1935; citing Marriage, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, county courthouses, Montana; FHL microfilm 1,943,765.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      The Salina Journal (Salina, Kansas), 2 Jun 1970. page 6

      Risley-Sackett

      Irene C. Risley, formerly of from Kansas State Teachers 2166 Lewis, Salina, was united in marriage to Elmo A. Sackett, Pocatello, Idaho, Monday evening, June 1 at the United Methodist Church, Emporia, Officiating was Dr. Judd Henry Jones.

      Parents of the couple are Mrs. Lorena Risley, Nickerson, and Gene Risley, Wichita, and Mr. and Mrs. Burley T. Sackett, Billings, Mont.

      Mrs. Larry Patton, Emporia, and Meryl Isham, Soda Springs, Idaho, were the musicians.

      The bride's-chapel train gown, made by her aunt, Mrs. Glen M. Risley, was of silk crepe with an empire bodice of Chantilly lace with pearl accents. Lace appliques with pearls also highlighted the gown.

      Her illusion veil was attached to a floral-trimmed bow.

      She carried white daisies in a nosegay.

      Attending the bride were Lynne Anderson, Shawnee Mission, maid of honor, and Mrs. Mike Wise, Emporia, bridesmaid. '

      They wore empire frocks of aqua marine blue crepe, with miniature yellow and white daisies scattered through their hair.

      Yellow and white daisies also composed their bouquets.

      Best man: Rick Holston, Lake Tahoe, Nev. Groomsman: Forrest Newlin, Emporia. Ushers: Gaylord Risley, Emporia, and Robert Risley, Sterling.

      The reception was at Emporia's Ramada Inn.

      Mrs. Sackett was graduated from the Kansas State Teachers College, Emporia. For the past 2 years, she taught dramatics and stage crafts at Salina high school, where she also was dramatics coach.

      Her husband attended Eastern Montana college, Billings; Idaho State University, Pocatello, and Emporia State. He is manager of KBGL FM and TV, Idaho State.

      Mr. and Mrs. Sackett are at home at 1219 Merchant, Emporia, Emporia, until July, when they will make their home in Pocatello.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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