Watkins, Emma M.

Watkins, Emma M.

Female 1879 - 1960  (81 years)

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  • Name Watkins, Emma M.  [1
    Born 30 Jan 1879  Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Oct 1960  Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I27218  Sackett
    Last Modified 25 May 2013 

    Father Watkins, Enoch Owen,   d. Unknown 
    Mother Miller, Mary,   d. Unknown 
    Children
     1. Watkins, Emma M.,   b. 30 Jan 1879, Shelby County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1960, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     
    Family ID F12810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sackett, William Wallace,   b. 18 Aug 1866, Forest, Livingston, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1915, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1898  [3
    Children 
     1. Sackett, Le Roy Ottice,   b. 20 Feb 1899, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1987, Sheridan, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Sackett, Ursula Mae,   b. 17 May 1901, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1974, Sheridan, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Sackett, Harold Douglas,   b. 2 Nov 1902, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1902, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Sackett, Mabel M.,   b. 29 Oct 1903, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1976  (Age 73 years)
     5. Sackett, Dorothy D.,   b. 16 Jun 1906, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1975, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +6. Sackett, Shirley Margaret,   b. Dec 1912, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1969  (Age ~ 56 years)
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F9688  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Jan 1879 - Shelby County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Le Roy Ottice - 20 Feb 1899 - Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Ursula Mae - 17 May 1901 - Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Harold Douglas - 2 Nov 1902 - Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Mabel M. - 29 Oct 1903 - Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Dorothy D. - 16 Jun 1906 - Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Shirley Margaret - Dec 1912 - Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Oct 1960 - Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos 3 Photos

    Documents
    William Wallace Sackett (1866-1915) Family biography
    William Wallace Sackett (1866-1915) Family biography
    Reference: Sheridan County Extension Homemakers Council. (1963). Pierre, SD: State Pub. Co. Pages 787-788. Obtained by Myra Roper, 27 Apr 2021.

  • Notes 
    • Year: 1900; Census Place: Beckton, Sheridan, Wyoming;
      Roll: T623 1827; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 51.
      26/26
      Sackett, Emma W, Wife, W, F, Jan 1872, 21, M, 2, 1, 1, Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, yes, yes, yes
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      Year: 1910; Census Place: Big Horn 16-Dist, Sheridan, Wyoming;
      Series: T624; Roll: 1747; Page: 332A; Enumeration District: 114; Part: 1; Line: 5.
      30/30
      Sackett, Emma W, Wife, F, W, 31, M1, 12, 5, 4, Ohio, Ohio, Pennsyvlania, English, farm Labor, At Home, W, yes, yes
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      Year: 1920; Census Place: Big Horn, Sheridan, Wyoming;
      Roll: T625_2029; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 118; Image: 312.
      Sackett, Emma M, Head, O, Un, F, W, 41, M, yes, yes, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Farm, General Farm
      Sackett, Leroy O, Son, M, W, 20, S, yes, yes, yes, Wyoming, Illinois, Ohio, Farmer, Home Farm
      Sackett, Mabel M, Daughter, F, W, 16, S, yes, yes, yes, Wyoming, Illinois, Ohio, none
      Sackett, Dorothy D, Daughter, F, W, 13, S, yes, yes, yes, Wyoming, Illinois, Ohio, none
      Sackett, Shirley M, Daughter, F, W, 7, S, yes, Wyoming, Illinois, Ohio, none
      Dellit, Lula, Daughter, F, W, 18, M, no, yes, yes, Wyoming, Illinois, Ohio, none
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      Year: 1930; Census Place: Election District 25, Sheridan, Wyoming;
      Roll: 2624; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 27; Image: 1013.0.
      Sackett, Mrs Emma, Head, 0, 1800, No, F, W, 51, Wd, 19, no yes, Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, None
      Sackett, Dorothy, Daughter, F, W, 23, S, no yes, Wyoming, Illinois, Ohio, School Teacher, Public School
      Sackett, Shirley A, Daughter, F, W, 17, S, no yes, Wyoming, Illinois, Ohio, None
      Fordice, John S, Lodger, yes, M, W, 71?, S, Vermont, Canada, Maine, Farmer, Farm
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Emma M. (Watkins) Sackett
      Birth: Jan. 30, 1879; Shelby County, Ohio, USA
      Death: Oct. 13, 1960
      Burial:
      Mount Hope Cemetery, Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyoming, USA

      Mrs. Emma W. Sackett, prominent in activities of the Big Horn community during her 67 years of residence there, died this morning at the Reimel Nursing Home at the age of 87.
      Funeral services will be conducted Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Big Horn Community Church. Burial will be in the Big Horn Cemetery, the Stevens Memorial Chapel of Sheridan in charge. Friends may call at the chapel any time after Saturday noon.
      Mrs. Sackett was born Jan. 30, 1879, in Shelby County, Ohio, the daughter of Enoch Owen Watkins and Mary Miller Watkins. She came to the community in the spring of 1898 and married William Wallace Sackett.
      The couple's first home was on land eight miles southwest of Sheridan which is now owned by the Slack family. For several years, while they were acquiring property of their own, they worked on ranches from Little Goose to Prairie Dog. They later purchased part of the Makinley Wood homestead and .

      incomplete

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      William Wallace Sackett (1866 - 1915)
      Children:
      LeRoy Ottice Sackett (1899 - 1987)
      Harold Douglas Sackett (1902 - 1902)
      Dorothy D. Sackett Kay (1906 - 1975)

      Inscription:
      At Rest

      Created by: Marsha Hanson Dillon
      Record added: Nov 09, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 31260072
      Headstone picture added by: Marsha Hanson Dillon

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 31260072 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census.

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 31259996 (Reliability: 3).


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