Vassar, Hervey Sackett

Vassar, Hervey Sackett

Male 1877 - 1951  (73 years)

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  • Name Vassar, Hervey Sackett 
    Born 28 Dec 1877  New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1935  25 Willard Ave, Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 5 Apr 1940  25 Willard Ave, Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 30 Aug 1951  New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I25723  Sackett | Descendants of John Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2015 

    Father Vassar, Rev. Dr. Thomas Edwin,   b. 3 Dec 1834, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1918, 146 Madison Ave, Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Tamma G.,   b. Jan 1835, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1920  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 7 Oct 1861  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F3668  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Provost, Helen,   b. Aug 1884, Caldwell, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married Abt 1910  [1
    Children 
     1. Vassar, Eunice,   b. 26 May 1912, Bloomfield Township, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1973, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Vassar, Harvey P.,   b. Abt 1916, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    +3. Vassar, Thomas Edwin,   b. 18 Apr 1918, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 2008, Berlin, Washington County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F9265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Dec 1877 - New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Vassar, Eunice - 26 May 1912 - Bloomfield Township, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Vassar, Harvey P. - Abt 1916 - New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Vassar, Thomas Edwin - 18 Apr 1918 - New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - 25 Willard Ave, Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Apr 1940 - 25 Willard Ave, Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Aug 1951 - New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1880 Census; Raritan, Hunterdon, New Jersey
      Family History Library Film: 1254787; NA Film Number; T9-0787
      Page Number: 118D
      Hervey VASSER, Son, S, Male, W, 2, NJ, --, NY, NY
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      Year: 1900; State: New Jersey; County: Essex; Township: Clinton
      Roll T623_969, Page 8A, ED 195
      Lynx Ave.
      Vasser, Hevey, S, Son, W, M, Dec 1877, 22, S, New Jersey, New York, New York, Clerk;
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      http://www.distantcousin.com/cemetery/nj/essex/prospecthill/v.html
      Prospect Hill Cemetery - Prospect Street, Caldwell, Essex County, NJ
      Vassar, Hervey S. ~ 1877 - 1951 ~ Photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Aug 2015.
      From Find A Grave Memorial# 73565283
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=73565283
      Hervey Sackett Vassar
      Birth: Dec. 28, 1877
      Flemington
      Hunterdon County
      New Jersey, USA
      Death: 1951
      New Jersey, USA

      Son of Thomas E and Tamma Vassar, married Helen Provost abt 1910

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Helen Provost Vassar (1884 - 1973)

      Children:
      Eunice Vassar (1912 - 1973)*
      Thomas E Vassar (1918 - 2008)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Prospect Hill Cemetery
      Caldwell
      Essex County
      New Jersey, USA

      Created by: Joseph A Schiffenhaus Jr
      Record added: Jul 18, 2011
      Find A Grave Memorial# 73565283

    2. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census, 13 Aug 2015.
      1940 Census, enumerated 5 Apr 1940 at 25 Willard Ave. in Ward 1, Bloomfield, Bloomfield Town, Essex, New Jersey, United States
      HOUSEHOLD ROLE GENDER AGE BIRTHPLACE
      Harvey S Vassar Head M 62 New York
      Helen Vassar Wife F 58 New Jersey
      Eunice Vassar Daughter F 27 New Jersey
      Harvey P Vassar Son M 24 New Jersey
      Thomas E Vassar Son M 22 New Jersey
      All lived in same house in 1935.

      CITING THIS RECORD
      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K45L-BKD : accessed 13 August 2015), Thomas E Vassar in household of Harvey S Vassar, Ward 1, Bloomfield, Bloomfield Town, Essex, New Jersey, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7-33, sheet 3B, family 69, NARA digital publication T627 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), roll 2329.

    3. [S909] Civil War Wiki.Net, 13 Aug 2015.
      Full Name: Reverend Thomas Edwin Vassar, D.D.
      Son of: William and Mary (Hageman) Vassar
      Birth Date: December 3, 1834
      Birthplace: Poughkeepsie, New York
      Education: Incomplete, Awarded Doctor of Divinity
      Occupation: Ordained Baptist Minister (Jan 29, 1857)
      Ranks Held: Chaplain
      Unit Served: 150th New York Infantry
      Battles Participated In: Battle of Gettysburg
      Service Duration: October 11, 1862 - August 6, 1863
      Religion: Baptist
      Spouse: Tamma G. Sackett married on October 7, 1861
      Children: Clarence, Thomas, Anvenette ('Nettie'), Frances, Harvey
      Death Date: July 2, 1918
      Place of Death: Elizabeth, NJ
      Cause of Death: Died in his home, likely of natural causes
      Age at Death: 84 years old
      Buried at: Unknown.
      Special Notes: Author of his uncle's biography, John Ellison Vassar, titled Uncle John Vassar, The fight of faith (New York, 1879), of which about 20,000 copies have been sold in America and England.
      Reference
      Uncle John Vassar, The fight of faith: http://archive.org/details/unclejohnvassarofof00vass


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