Root, Doris C.

Root, Doris C.

Female Abt 1915 - Unknown

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  • Name Root, Doris C. 
    Born Abt 1915  Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 13 Mar 1938  Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 5 Feb 1939  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 27 Feb 1953  Pascoag, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died Unknown 
    Person ID I12922  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2020 

    Father Root, Murray John,   b. 12 Aug 1885, Chelsea, Taylor, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1953, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Elizabeth May,   b. 2 Nov 1885, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1938, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1907  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children
    +1. Root, Doris C.,   b. Abt 1915, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     
    Family ID F4499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lovejoy, Richard Perry,   b. 28 Oct 1900, Hyde Park, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1978  (Age 78 years) 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F24342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hendrickson, George Glenn,   b. 22 Aug 1912, Laurel, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1983, Lee County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F24339  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1915 - Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 13 Mar 1938 - Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Feb 1939 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 Feb 1953 - Pascoag, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1431] Massachusetts, U.S., Birth Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2020.
      Name: Dorris Root
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: 18 Apr 1908
      Birth Place: West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
      Father: Murray J Root
      Mother: Elizabeth M Sackett

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 23 Jul 2018.
      Springfield Republican (Springfield, Massachusetts), 14 Mar 1938, page 4

      Mrs. Murray J. ROOT--At Springfield hospital, the 13th, Mrs. Elizabeth (Sackett) Root, wife of Murray J. Root of 42 Cottage street, West Springfield. Funeral Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Church of the Good Shepherd. Cremation, Morrill service.

      Mrs. Murray J. Root

      Mrs. Eliza (Sackett) Root, wife of Murray J. Root of 42 Cottage street, West Springfield, died yesterday at Springfield hospital. She was born at Springfield, but has lived at West Springfield most of her life. She was a graduate of the West Springfield high school and a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd. Besides her husband, she leaves a daughter, Mrs. Doris Hendrickson and a granddaughter, Miss Barbara Lovejoy, both of Manchester, H. H.; her father, George H. Sackett and one aunt, Miss Jennie Grant, both of West Springfield. The funeral will be held at the Church of the Good Shepherd Wednesday afternoon at 2:30, Rev. George A. Palmer officiating. Burial will be at the chapel in Springfield cemetery. The body will be cremated.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2020.
      Springfield Republican (Springfield, Massachusetts), 6 Feb 1939, page 4

      GEORGE H. SACKETT, RAILROAD MAN, DEAD

      Retired B. & A. Engineer Was Member of Masons and Odd Fellows

      George H. Sackett, 79, of 42 Cottage street, West Springfield, retired veteran of 51 years service as an engineer and fireman with the Boston & Albany railraod, died yesterday at Wesson Memorial Hospital after a short illness.

      He was born in Chicopee, but had live in West Springfield for 65 years. He began his service with the railroad in 1877 as a fireman for his engineer-father, and was promoted to an engineer berth four years later. He retired 10 years ago.

      Mr. Sackett was a member of the Hampden lodge of Masons, the Craft club, Amity lodge of Odd Fellows and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. He leaves one granddaughter, Mrs. Doris Hendrickson; one grandson, Grant Sackett, and two great-grandchildren, all of West Springfield.

      The funeral will be held at the Church of the Good Shepherd, of which Mr. Sackett was a member, Wednesday afternoon at 2:30. Burial will be in Tatham cemetery. The body may be seen at the Morrill funeral parlors until non Wednesday.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    4. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 23 Jul 2018.
      Springfield Union (Springfield, Massachusetts), 28 Feb 1953, page 2

      MURRAY J. ROOT DIE SUDDENLY

      Was Formerly a Chef at Elks Club

      West Springfield, Feb. 27--Murray J. Root, 67, of 249 Main St. died at Springfield Hospital tonight following a short illness.

      west Springfield police were summoned at 8:25 to rush the ill man to the hospital in the ambulance. Patrolmen Charles Curran, Frank Pollard, and Robin Martin administered oxygen en route to Springfield Hospital and efforts were continued at the hospital but proved futile.

      Mr. Root was formerly employed as a chef at the Elks Club, Springfield.

      He leaves a daughter, Mrs. Doris Hendrickson of Pascoag, R. I. and two grandchildren.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    5. [S1240] Massachusetts, U.S., Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2020.
      Name: Murray J Root
      Age: 22
      Birth Year: abt 1885
      Birth Place: Chelsea, Wis
      Marriage Date: 25 Aug 1907
      Marriage Place: Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
      Father: John Root
      Mother: Lucina Lyons
      Spouse: Elizabeth M Sackett

      Name: Elizabeth M Sackett
      Age: 21
      Birth Year: abt 1886
      Birth Place: Springfield
      Marriage Date: 25 Aug 1907
      Marriage Place: Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
      Father: George H Sackett
      Mother: Nellie Grant
      Spouse: Murray J Root

      Researched by Ted Smith


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