Sackett, Homer Eddy

Sackett, Homer Eddy

Male 1875 - 1966  (90 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Homer Eddy 
    Born 5 Mar 1875  Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Jan 1966  Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I23232  Sackett | Descendants of John Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 6 Aug 2015 

    Father Sackett, William Henry,   b. Cal 14 Sep 1845, Dearborn County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1880, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Mother Branneman, Emma Adaline,   b. 1 Apr 1853, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1947, Hammond, Lake County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1870  Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Indiana Marriage Records:
      William H Sacket / Emma A Branneman / 04 Dec 1870 / Putnam / bk. 4 p. 512
    Children 5 children 
     1. Sackett, Samuel Albert,   b. 23 Feb 1872, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1935, El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. Sackett, Ida Mae,   b. 21 Jul 1873, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1904  (Age 30 years)
     3. Sackett, Homer Eddy,   b. 5 Mar 1875, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1966, Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. Sackett, Leroy Walter,   b. 14 Dec 1876, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1971, Harris County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     5. Sackett, Rebecca Jane,   b. 27 Nov 1878, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1883, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     
    Family ID F8522  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Heck, Verona Ella,   b. 15 Feb 1878,   d. Unknown 
    Married 18 Nov 1903 
    Children 
     1. Sackett, Henry Richmond,   b. 9 Mar 1907,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F8531  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Mar 1875 - Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Jan 1966 - Gary, Lake County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Sackett, Homer E and Verona Heck marriage
    Sackett, Homer E and Verona Heck marriage
    Geneaologybank.com:
    Date: Sunday, November 27, 1903
    Paper: Colorado Springs Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO) page 6

  • Notes 
    • Attorney at law.
      Judge in Lake County, beginning in 1934 - [Hazel Bright]
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      http://www.in.gov/library/2493.htm
      Homer E. Sackett
      5 Mar. 1875 - 2 Jan. 1966
      Practiced in Gary
      Judge, Lake County Superior Court
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      http://www.in.gov/library/exhibits/lawyers/aids/s1751.html
      Folder: S 1751; 1939; 1 folder
      Biographical Note:
      Homer E. Sackett was born on March 5, 1875, in Putnam County, Indiana. His father died when he was five years old, leaving his mother to care for him and his four siblings. In 1900, Sackett went to Colorado to help care for his sister, May. He married Verona Heck in 1903. Sackett and his family moved to Bloomington, Indiana, where he earned a law degree from Indiana University in 1911. He practiced law in Gary (1912-1935) until being elected Judge of Lake County Superior Court in 1934. He served four terms. Sackett died on January 2, 1966.
      Source:
      "Obituaries." Res Gestae. Jan. 1966: 1

      Scope and Content Note:
      The collection contains a photocopy of an autobiography written in the form of a letter to his son, Henry R. Sackett.
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      ALUMNI QUARTERLY; Published By The INDIANA UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION OF ALUMNI AND FORMER STUDENTS; BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA; Volume VII-1920; C E. PAULEY & CO. Indianapolis
      EDITORS OF THE QUARTERLY, VOL. VII; Humphrey Mahan Barbour, '15, Managing Editor (until June 5, 1920). Ivy Leone Chamness, '06, Associate Editor.

      Page 210
      LAKE COUNTY.-The Lake County Association held a banquet in the Y.M.C.A. building at Gary on the evening of January 28. Bursar Ulysses H. Smith was the University representative and speaker. Homer E. Sackett acted as master of ceremonies. A program of harp and piano music was rendered, and everyone present joined in singing the University songs. Ernest W. Force led in giving the college yells. The following officers were elected: Howard H. Clark, East Chicago, president; Ernest W. Force, Gary, vice-president; Edna E. Morgan, East Chicago, secretary-treasurer. The following were in attendance:

      Homer E. Sackett, '11, Verona Sackett, ex-'15, Mrs. R. N. Hetzel, '15, Mrs. J. R. Cole, Robert L. Treadway, ex-'98, Mrs. Robert L. Treadway, Mrs. Joy M. Goldsmith (Joy Shutt), '11, John Goldsmith, Kate Depew, '17, Earl E. Moore, ex-'18, Mrs. Lillian Seaney Moore, ex-'16, Emma Peters, '11, Marguerite Allen, '19, Lula McConnell Alexander, ex-'98, Dr. W. P. Alexander, Thomas Crosby, ex-'20, Nancy Warrum, '14, C. H. Maloney, Mrs. C H. Maloney, Jessie M. Sentney, '09, Miss Banta, John H. Capouch, '13, Madge lanet Yenne, '12, Harry C. Maler, Ora L. Wildermuth, '06, Mrs. Ora L. Wildermuth, Maxine Wildermuth, Lydia A. Sembach, '09, Iva Dell Carney, ex-'22, Geraldine Vance, Ernest W. Force, '14, Edna E. Morgan, '07. Howard H. Clark. '01, Mrs. Howard H. Clark (Lenora Littleton Clark), '07, Charles S. Coons, '08, Mrs. Charles S. Coons, G. W. Capouch, ex-'14, Mrs. G. W. Capouch, Mrs. Zella Wiseman Atkinson, '09, Dayton C. Atkinson, '15, Mary Stone, Mary Lindley, '94, Oda Boone Coffey, Bursar Ulysses H. Smith, '93.
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      1880 Census; Cloverdale, Putnam, Indiana,
      Film T9-0306, Page 581B,
      Homer E. SACKETT, Son, M, S, W, 5, IN, --, IN, OH
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      1900 Census; Danville town, Center Township, Hendricks County, Indiana
      SD No. 5; ED No. 28; Sheet No. 8B; 8 June, 1900
      216/226
      Sackett, Homer E., Son, W, M, Mar., 1875, 25, S, Indiana, Indiana, Ohio, Tailor
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      Name: Homer E Sackett
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Relationship to Head of Household: Self
      Residence: Bloomington Ward 2, Monroe, Indiana
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Immigration Year:
      Father's Birthplace: Indiana
      Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
      Family Number: 287
      Page Number: 10
      United States Census, 1910
      Household«tab»Gender«tab»Age
      «tab»Homer E Sackett «tab»M «tab»35y
      Spouse «tab»Verona E Sackett «tab»F «tab»33y
      Child «tab»Henry R Sackett «tab»M «tab»3y
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      Name: Homer Sackett
      Residence: , Lake, Indiana
      Estimated Birth Year: 1876
      Age: 44
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Relationship to Head of Household: Self
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Married
      Father's Birthplace: Indiana
      Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
      Film Number: 1820446
      Digital Folder Number: 4300643
      Image Number: 00299
      Sheet Number: 15
      Collection: United States Census, 1920

  • Sources 
    1. [S416] A History of the Descendants of Abraham Breneman, Charles D. Breneman, (Published by the author. Elida, Ohio. Copyright 1939), Page 270 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S603] Hazel Bright, (E-mail).


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