Sackett, Audrey Townsend

Sackett, Audrey Townsend

Female 1887 - 1959  (71 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Audrey Townsend  [1
    Born 11 May 1887  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census Jun 1900  New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 19 Mar 1959  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I1796  Sackett | Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2020 

    Father Sackett, Charles Adams,   b. 5 Feb 1843, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1911, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Townsend, Mary Alice,   b. 26 May 1856, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1941  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1882  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 3 children 
    +1. Sackett, Austen Townsend,   b. 26 Aug 1884, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1934, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +2. Sackett, Audrey Townsend,   b. 11 May 1887, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1959, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Sackett, Isaac Townsend,   b. 21 Aug 1889,   d. 11 Feb 1890  (Age 0 years)
     
    Family ID F774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Waller, Stewart,   d. Unknown 
    Married 20 Jul 1911  Pequot Colony Historic District, New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Waller, Mary Alice,   b. 25 May 1912, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1994  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F12684  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 May 1887 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Jun 1900 - New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Jul 1911 - Pequot Colony Historic District, New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Waller, Mary Alice - 25 May 1912 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Mar 1959 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Audrey Townsend Sackett (1887-1959) and daughter Mary Alice Waller (1912-1994)
    Audrey Townsend Sackett (1887-1959) and daughter Mary Alice Waller (1912-1994)
    1921 U.S. Passport Application photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Charles H. Weygant; The Sacketts Of America Their Ancestors and Descendants 1630-1907; Newburgh, N. Y. 1907; Journal Pri, 331 (Reliability: 2).
      6005. Audrey Townsend Sackett, b. May 11, 1887.

    2. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Sep 2016.
      1900 Census, enumerated _ Jun 1900 in New London city, New London County, Connecticut, United States

      HOUSEHOLD ROLE GENDER AGE BIRTHPLACE

      Chas A Sackett Head M 50 R I b. Feb 1850
      Mary A Sackett Wife F 40 N Y b. May 1860
      Austin I Sackett Son M 16 N Y b. Aug 1884
      Audrey I Sackett Son M 13 N Y b. May 1887
      Lucy Lovett Servant F England
      Nora Sweney Servant F Ireland
      Anna Riley Servant F Ireland
      Catherine Maber Servant F Ireland

      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97X-R6T : 25 January 2015), Chas A Sackett, (west side) New London city Ward 5, New London, Connecticut, United States; citing sheet 10A, family 199, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,149.

      Researched by Thurmon King

    3. [S1824] New York, New York, Death Index, 1949-1965, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2020.
      Name: Audrey Waller
      Age: 71
      Birth Date: abt 1888
      Death Date: 19 Mar 1959
      Death Place: Manhattan, New York, New York, USA
      Certificate Number: 6289

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S62] New York Times, July 21, 1911; Announcement of Wedding (Reliability: 3).
      The New York Times; July 21, 1911
      Checks For $36,000 Their Wedding Gifts
      Miss Audrey T. Sackett and Stewart Waller Married at Miramar, in Pequot Colony.
      Bridegroom is a Banker
      Bride's Father, Charles A. Sackett Too Ill to Attend Ceremony at His Summer Home --- 500 Guests
      Special to The New York Times
      New London, Conn., July 20 --- Miss Audrey Townsend Sackett and Stewart Waller, both prominent in New York society, were married at 1:30 o'clock this afternoon at Miramar, the Summer home of the bride's father, Charles A. Sackett, in Pequot Colony. The Rev. Alfred Poole Trint, formerly rector of St. James's Episcopal Church here, but now stationed at St. Johnsbury, Vt., performed the ceremony.
      Among the many wedding gifts were a pair of gold vases, studded with gems, from ex-President and Mrs. Theodore Rosevelt; a check for $6,000 from relatives, and 150 checks representing $30,000.
      The ceremony took place in the drawing room under a conopy of roses, and bells made of vari-colored flowers, representing chimes, were suspended from the ceiling.
      The bride walked down the ribboned aisle with her brother, Austen Townsend Sackett. Her uncle, Isaac Townsend, gave her in marriage, her father being too ill to be present. She wore a soft white satin gown, covered with point lace, and a point lace veil, the lace having been worn by her mother, Mary Alice Townsend, and by her grandmother, the late Mrs. Isaac Townsend.
      Mrs. Huntington Jackson of Washington, the matron of honor, was in mauve chiffon, topped by a wistaria-laden white hat, and Miss Cahterine Lawrence, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Prescott Lawrence, the maid of honor, wore a pale blue chiffon frock and wistaria-trimmed chapeau. The two little flower girls, Dorothy Habar and Phyllis Townsend, wore white frocks decorated with blue ribbons and carried white leghorn hats, suspended from blue ribbons and filled with pink roses.
      Mr. Waller's best man was William Godfrey, and the ushers were Robert Sedgwick, Jr., J. Couper Lord, Malcolm Sloane, Wistar Kendall, Charles Bradley, and Julian Peabody.
      Mr. Waller is the son of Robert Waller and a banker in New York City. He is a graduate of Harvard, class of '95, and a member of the Union Tennis, and Racquer Clubs.
      The Fort Wright Band played on the Sackett lawn after the ceremony. Sherry of New York was the caterer. There were nearly 500 guests, who arrived by automobiles, trains, yachts, and steamers. The wedding was on ot the most brilliant affairs seen in the Pequot Colony for several months.
      The guests included Mrs. Buchanan Winthrop, an aunt of the bride; Mr. and Mrs. Morris Kellogg, Mr. and Mrs. H. Rogers Winthrop, Mr. and Mrs. Hazard of Providence, Gen. Sackett and Mrs. Sackett, Paymaster Sackett anad(sic) Mrs Sackett, Mr. and Mrs. H. M. Sackett, Dr. Appleton and Mrs. Appleton of Boston, Mrs. Charles Guthrie, John E. Teyburn and Mrs. Reyburn, Mrs. Robert Remsen and Miss Remsen, Col. Wright and Mrs. Wright, Mr. and Mrs. Keasbey and Miss Keasbey, Mrs. Clarence Dinsmore, Miss Phipps, and Miss Alice Kortright.
      Mr. and Mrs. Waller are to sepnd most of their honeymoon along the St. Lawrnce, and in the Autumn will go to New York to live and Seventy-sixth Street and Park Avenue.


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