Sackett, George Levi

Sackett, George Levi

Male 1839 - 1916  (~ 76 years)

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  • Name Sackett, George Levi 
    Born Mar 1839  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 7 Aug 1850  Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 17 Jul 1860  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 15 Jul 1870  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 5 Jun 1880  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 8 Jun 1900  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 2 May 1910  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 15 Jan 1916  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Buried Paucatuck Cemetery, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I2255  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2020 

    Father Sacket, Rufus,   b. 3 Jan 1808, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1875, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Parsons, Frances,   b. 17 Aug 1809, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1879, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 1827 
    Children 13 children 
     1. Sackett, Henry Wales,   b. 1829,   d. 30 Jan 1853, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     2. Sackett, Rufus William,   b. 25 Dec 1830, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1889, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Sackett, Annie,   d. Unknown
     4. Sackett, Jerusha E.,   b. 1837, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Sackett, Louise Frances,   b. 1838, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1909, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +6. Sackett, George Levi,   b. Mar 1839, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1916, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
     7. Sackett, Sarah Alice,   b. 1842, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1896  (Age 54 years)
     8. Sackett, Josephine,   b. 26 Apr 1844, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     9. Sackett, Frederick A.,   b. 25 Jul 1845, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1906, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     10. Sackett, Albert,   b. 2 Jul 1848, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1849, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     11. Sackett, Alfred,   b. 2 Jul 1848, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     12. Sackett, Ella M.,   b. 15 Apr 1850, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    +13. Sackett, Alice Jeanette,   b. 13 Oct 1852, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1927, San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     
    Family ID F938  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nicholson, Ann Ellen,   b. Abt 1840, Bloomfield Township, Essex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 5 Dec 1857  Chicopee, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    • Another record indicates the marriage was 6 Jun 1858.
    Children 
    +1. Sackett, George Henry,   b. 15 Dec 1859, Chicopee, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1939, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F10961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Amtmann, Marie,   b. Jun 1843, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Sackett, Lillian M.,   b. Abt 1876, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F955  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Mar 1839 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Aug 1850 - Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Dec 1857 - Chicopee, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, George Henry - 15 Dec 1859 - Chicopee, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 17 Jul 1860 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Jul 1870 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Lillian M. - Abt 1876 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Jun 1880 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Jun 1900 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 May 1910 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jan 1916 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Paucatuck Cemetery, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VQ68-RTT
      Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915
      Name: George L. Sackett
      Gender: Male
      Baptism/Christening Date: «tab»
      Baptism/Christening Place: «tab»
      Birth Date: 1839
      Birthplace: «tab»WEST SPRINGFIELD,HAMPDEN,MASSACHUSETTS
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50218-1
      System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
      Source Film Number: 496944
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      Headstone has dates 1839-1916

  • Sources 
    1. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2016.
      1850 Census, enumerated 7 Aug 1850 in Northampton, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Rufus Sackett M 41 Massachusetts
      Frances Sackett F 40 Massachusetts
      Rufus W Sackett M 19 Massachusetts
      Jerusha Sackett F 15 Massachusetts
      Louisa Sackett F 13 Massachusetts
      George Sackett M 10 Massachusetts
      Sarah A Sackett F 8 Massachusetts
      Josephine Sackett F 6 Massachusetts
      Frederic Sackett F 4 Massachusetts
      Ella M Sackett F 0 Massachusetts
      Kesiah Richardson F 21 Massachusetts
      Seth Parsons M 54 Massachusetts
      Theodore M 25 Canada

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MD9Y-ZNP : accessed 6 February 2016), Rufus Sackett, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing family 393, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S498] Massachusetts, Town & Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      Name: George Sackett
      Event Type: Birth
      Birth Date: 15 Dec 1859
      Birth Place: Chicopee, Massachusetts
      Father Name: George Sackett, b. in Northampton
      Mother Name: Ellen S, b. in Bloomfield, New Jersey

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1533] Massachusetts, Town Birth Records, 1620-1850, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      Name: George L. Sackett
      Birth Date: Mar 1839
      Birth Place: West Springfield
      Source: Vital Records of West Springfield

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S2357] Massachusetts, Compiled Birth, Marriage, and Death Records, 1700-1850, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 3 Aug 2020.
      West Springfield:

      SACKETT
      George L.. h. Marie A., ___, 1839
      . . .
      Marie A. ____, w. George L., 1843

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    5. [S500] 1860 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      1860 Census, enumerated 17 Jul 1960 in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      George L Sacket M 22 Massachusetts
      A E Sacket F 20 New Jersey
      George L Sacket M 0 Massachusetts
      Fran M James M 19 Vermont

      Page: 229
      Household ID: 1958
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: M653
      Affiliate Film Number: 503
      GS Film Number: 803503
      Digital Folder Number: 005170085
      Image Number: 00234
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N01735-3
      Record Number: 9071

      "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZCV-L7W : 18 March 2020), Fran M James in entry for George L Sacket, 1860.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      1870 Census, enumerated 15 Jul 1870 in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      Geo L Sackett M 30 Massachusetts
      Mary A Sackett F 28 Massachusetts
      Geo H Sackett M 10 Massachusetts
      George Holmes M 37 Massachusetts

      Household ID: 164
      Line Number: 35
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: M593
      GS Film Number: 000552117
      Digital Folder Number: 004269718
      Image Number: 00188
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N01511-9
      Record Number: 7285

      "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MD3W-C1G : 19 March 2020), George Holmes in entry for Geo L Sackett, 1870.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      1880 Census, enumerated 5 Jun 1880 in West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      George L Sackett Self M 41 Massachusetts, United States
      Mary A Sackett Wife F 37 Germany
      Lilian M Sackett Daughter F 4 New York, United States

      District: ED 297
      Sheet Number and Letter: 88C
      Household ID: 4634250
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: T9
      Affiliate Film Number: 0535
      GS Film Number: 1254535
      Digital Folder Number: 005160796
      Image Number: 00179
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C56715-2
      Record Number: 2345050

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MH6K-KGL : 15 August 2017), Lilian M Sackett in household of George L Sackett, West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district ED 297, sheet 88C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,535.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      1900 Census, enumerated 8 Jun 1880 at 19 Lovell St in West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      George L Sackett Head M 61 Massachusetts b. Oct 1859
      Marie Sackett Wife F 58 Germany b. Apr 1842
      Edwin D Taylor Son-in-law M 24 Massachusetts b. Jan 1876
      Annie M Taylor Daughter F 24 New York b. Mar 1876
      George E Taylor Son M 3 Massachusetts b. Aug 1897

      District: 611
      Sheet Number and Letter: 11B
      Household ID: 243
      Line Number: 68
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: T623
      GS Film Number: 1240653
      Digital Folder Number: 004113838
      Digital Folder Number: 004113838
      Image Number: 00534
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N00678-4
      Record Number: 26281

      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9RG-5HJ : accessed 4 August 2020), George E Taylor in household of George L Sackett, West Springfield town (northwest part), Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 611, sheet 11B, family 243, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,653.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S57] 1910 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      1910 Census, enumerated 2 May 1910 at 42 Cottage St in West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States

      Name: George H Sachett
      Event Type: Census
      Event Date: 1910
      Event Place: West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Event Place (Original): West Springfield, , Massachusetts
      Gender: Male
      Age: 50
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Race (Original): White
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1860
      Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Relationship to Head of Household: Head
      Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
      Sheet Letter: B
      Sheet Number: 26


      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      George H Sachett Head M 50 Massachusetts
      Ellen C Sachett Wife F 49 Canada
      George L Sachett Father M 70 Massachusetts

      District: ED 671
      Sheet Number and Letter: 26B
      Household ID: 481
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: T624
      Affiliate Film Number: 591
      GS Film Number: 1374604
      Digital Folder Number: 004971704
      Image Number: 00339
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N03408-5
      Record Number: 16253

      "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2JT-WL2 : accessed 3 August 2020), George L Sachett in household of George H Sachett, West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 671, sheet 26B, family 481, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 591; FHL microfilm 1,374,604.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S1238] Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      Name: George Levi Sackett
      Death Date: 1916
      Death Place: West Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
      Volume Number: 92
      Page Number: 215
      Index Volume Number: 72
      Reference Number: F63.M363 v.72

      Researched by Ted Smith

    11. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      Springfield Daily News (Springfield, Massachusetts), 15 Jan 1916, page 7

      GEORGE L. SACKETT DIES AT AGE OF 76

      Was Civil War Veteran and Formerly Engine Dispatcher on B. & A. Railroad

      George L. Sackett, 76, a civil war veteran and a oensioned Boston and Albany railroad company employe, died this morning at 5:25 o'clock at his home on Cottage street following an attack of grip.

      He was born October 3, 1839, in Northampton, the son of Rufus and Frances Sackett of that twon. When the civil war broke out, he enlisted with the volunteers of Connecticut and served throughout the war. At its close he came to West Springfield and secured a position with the Boston and Albany railroad as engineer and later became engine dispatcher. He retired from the road in 1899 with a pension. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of this town and of Hampden Lodge of Odd Fellows of Springfield.

      He leaves a son, George H. Sackett, and four sisters, Mrs. Josephine Dickinson of Boston, Mrs. William R. Allen and Mrs. E. Durant, both of New Haven, Ct., and Mrs. A. Goodwin of San Francisco, Cal.

      The funeral will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the funeral parlors of Julius A. Morrill on Main street. Burial will be in Tatham cemetery. Rev. W. L. Atherton of the First Baptist church will officiate.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    12. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 3 Aug 2020.
      Memorial ID 72458048
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/72458048

      George L. Sackett
      Birth 1839
      Death 1916 (aged 76?77)
      Burial
      Paucatuck Cemetery
      West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    13. [S1240] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      Name: G L Sackett
      Age: 21
      Birth Year: abt 1837
      Birth Place: Northwestport [image says Northampton]
      Marriage Date: 6 Jun 1858
      Marriage Place: Chicopee, Massachusetts, USA
      Residence: Holyoak
      Occupation: Machinist
      Parents: Rufus Frances
      Spouse: A E Nicholson
      Spouse's Age: 18
      Spouse's Birth Place: Newark, N.Y. (sic)
      Spouse's Residence: Newark, N.J.
      Spouse's Parents: Chas Nicholson

      Researched by Ted Smith

    14. [S498] Massachusetts, Town & Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Aug 2020.
      Name: Ann E Nicholson
      Event Type: Marriage
      Birth Date: abt 1839
      Marriage Date: 5 Dec 1857
      Marriage Place: Chicopee, Massachusetts
      Marriage Age: 18
      Father Name: Charles Nicholson
      Spouse Name: George L Sackett
      Spouse Marriage Age: 21
      Spouse Residence: Symour, CT
      Spouse Father Name: Rufus Sackett

      Researched by Ted Smith


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