Sackett, Mert Sellwyn

Sackett, Mert Sellwyn

Male 1877 - 1954  (76 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Mert Sellwyn  [1
    Born 14 Sep 1877  Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 9 May 1910  Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 15 Jan 1920  Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1935  New Salem Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 10 May 1940  New Salem Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 10 Jun 1954  [1
    Buried Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Person ID I11145  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 

    Father Sackett, Daniel Webster,   b. Mar 1852, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1935, New Salem, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Burdick, Lua Louise,   b. 10 Jan 1857, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1914, Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 20 Mar 1878  Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 7 children 
    +1. Sackett, Mert Sellwyn,   b. 14 Sep 1877, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1954  (Age 76 years)
     2. Sackett, Jotham Almeron,   b. 11 Jul 1879, Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1951, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Sackett, James Alfred,   b. 6 Apr 1885, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1958, Pike County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +4. Sackett, Jonathan Henry,   b. 2 Jun 1895, Pleasant Vale Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1979, Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. Sackett, Wallace Eugene,   b. 9 Jul 1883, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1906, Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +6. Sackett, Fritz Arthur,   b. 25 Mar 1881, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1931, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     7. Sackett, Dewey Sylvester,   b. 11 Jul 1897, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1961  (Age 63 years)
     
    Family ID F4440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Franklin, Cora Lula,   b. 27 Apr 1893, Nebo, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1984, Pittsfield, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1922  Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900
      SACKETT, MERT - SACKETT, CORA; 06/29/1922 4 /289 583; PIKE
    Children 
     1. Sackett, Hattie Louisa,   b. 25 Dec 1922, Pleasant Hill, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1961, Lentner Township, Shelby County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     2. Sackett, Willis Webster,   b. 26 Jun 1925, Pleasant Hill Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 2011  (Age 85 years)
     3. Sackett, Willard Nathan,   b. 26 Jun 1925, Pleasant Hill Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 2018, Union Grove, Raine County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     4. Sackett, Mary Delores,   b. 20 Oct 1927, Baylis, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 2013, Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. Living
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    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F10434  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Sep 1877 - Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 May 1910 - Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Jan 1920 - Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jun 1922 - Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Hattie Louisa - 25 Dec 1922 - Pleasant Hill, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Willis Webster - 26 Jun 1925 - Pleasant Hill Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Willard Nathan - 26 Jun 1925 - Pleasant Hill Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Mary Delores - 20 Oct 1927 - Baylis, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - New Salem Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 May 1940 - New Salem Township, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1880 Census; Hadley, Pike, Illinois
      Film T9-0242 Page 482C
      Mirt SACKETT, Son, M, S, W, 2, IL, At Home, IL, IL
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      Additional Source: His mother's obituary which lists him as Mirt.
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      1900 [Pike Co., IL]
      Myrt S, 1878 (Mirt)
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      The 1910 census [Pike Co., IL]
      Mert S, 31 (1879) Myrt S
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      WWI Draft Registration
      Mert Sellwyn 9-14-1877
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      HeritageQuest
      1930 > ILLINOIS > PIKE > NEW SALEM
      Series: T626 Roll: 551 Page: 168
      SD No. 20; ED No. 75-28; Sheet No.6B; April 19, 1930
      142/143
      Sackett, Mert D., Head, M, W, 52, M, 44, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, Farmer, General Farm
      Sackett, Cora L., Wife, F, W, 36, M, 19, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Russel E., Step-son, M, W, 18, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Lacy L., Step-son, M, W, 15, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Annabel, Step-daughter, F, W, 12, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Hattie L., Daughter, F, W, 7, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Willis W., Son, M, W, 4 9/12, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Willard W., Son, M, W, 4 9/12, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Mary D., Daughter, F, W, 2 5/12, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
      Sackett, Lulu M., Daughter, F, w, 2/12, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, None
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      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KWC1-Q2Q
      1940 Census; New Salem Township, Pike, Illinois
      SD No. 4; ED No. 75-29; Sheet No. 2B; May 10, 1940
      Residence in 1935; Same House
      Family # 46
      Sackett, Mert, Head, M, W, 62, M, Illinois, Farmer, Farm
      Sackett, Cora, Wife, F, W, 46, M, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Annabel, Daughter, F, W, 22, S, Illinois, Helper, House
      Sackett, Hattie, Daughter, F, W, 17, S, Illinios, Helper, House
      Sackett, Willis, Son, M, W, 14, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Willard, Son, M, W, 14, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Mary, Daughter, F, W, 12, S, Illinois, ---
      Lula Mae, Daughter, F, W, 10, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Juanita, Daughter, F, W, 8, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Cora, Daughter, F, W, 5, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Myrtle, Daughter, F, W, 3, S, Illinois, ---
      [Sheet No. 3A
      Sackett, Ray, Grandson, M, W, 5, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Donald, Grandson, M, W, 2, S, Illinois, ---
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Mert Sellwyn Sackett
      Birth: Sep. 14, 1877; Illinois, USA
      Death: Jun. 10, 1954

      there are 8 children in this family

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Daniel Webster Sackett (1852 - 1935)
      Lua Louisa Burdick Sackett (1857 - 1914)
      Spouse:
      Cora Lula Franklin Sackett (1893 - 1984)
      Children:
      Hattie Louisa Sackett Taylor (1922 - 1961)
      Willis Webster Sackett (1925 - 2011)
      Mary Delores Sackett Borrowman (1927 - 2013)
      Siblings:
      Mert Sellwyn Sackett (1877 - 1954)
      Jotham Almeron Sackett (1879 - 1951)
      Wallace Eugene Sackett (1883 - 1906)

      Burial:
      Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA

      Created by: Alvin Oglesby
      Record added: Sep 25, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 42346055
      Headstone picture added by: Donna Barnes

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 42346055 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S51] Draft Registration, WWI (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S57] 1910 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 20 Mar 2016.
      1910 Census, enumerated 9 May 1910 in Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Daniel Sackett Head M 57 Illinois
      Louisa Sackett Wife F 53 Illinois
      Mirt S Sackett Son M 31 Illinois
      Jonathon M Sackett Son M 30 Illinois
      John H Sackett Son M 15 Illinois
      Dewey S Sackett Son M 12 Illinois

      "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKXW-SRK : accessed 20 March 2016), John H Sackett in household of Daniel Sackett, Hadley, Pike, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 130, sheet 7B, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,374,331.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S999] 1920 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 20 Mar 2016.
      1920 Census, enumerated 15 Jan 1920 in Hadley Township, Pike County, Illinois, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Daniel W Sackett Head M 66 Illinois
      Mert S Sackett Son M 43 Illinois
      Josephtham A Sackett Son M 41 Illinois
      Johnathon Sackett Son M 25 Illinois
      Denney S Sackett Son M 22 Illinois

      "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJC4-PDJ : accessed 20 March 2016), Johnathon Sackett in household of Daniel W Sackett, Hadley, Pike, Illinois, United States; citing sheet 5B, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,820,401.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census.
      1940 Census; New Salem Township, Pike, Illinois
      SD No. 4; ED No. 75-29; Sheet No. 2B; May 10, 1940
      Residence in 1935; Same House
      Family # 46
      Sackett, Mert, Head, M, W, 62, M, Illinois, Farmer, Farm
      Sackett, Cora, Wife, F, W, 46, M, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Annabel, Daughter, F, W, 22, S, Illinois, Helper, House
      Sackett, Hattie, Daughter, F, W, 17, S, Illinios, Helper, House
      Sackett, Willis, Son, M, W, 14, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Willard, Son, M, W, 14, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Mary, Daughter, F, W, 12, S, Illinois, ---
      Lula Mae, Daughter, F, W, 10, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Juanita, Daughter, F, W, 8, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Cora, Daughter, F, W, 5, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Myrtle, Daughter, F, W, 3, S, Illinois, ---
      [Sheet No. 3A
      Sackett, Ray, Grandson, M, W, 5, S, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Donald, Grandson, M, W, 2, S, Illinois, ---
      All but youngest three lived in same house in 1935

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KWC1-Q2F : 13 March 2018), Ray Sackett in household of Mert Sackett, New Salem Township, Pike, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 75-29, sheet 3A, line 1, family 46, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 868.

      Researched by Thurmon King and Ted Smith

    6. [S900] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Secretary of State, (http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/), 4 /289 583 (Reliability: 3).


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