Sackett, Melvin Cyrus

Sackett, Melvin Cyrus

Male 1899 - 1951  (51 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Melvin Cyrus  [1
    Born 3 Sep 1899  Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Aug 1951  Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Grantfork UCC Cemetery, Grantfork, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I28028  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2019 

    Father Sackett, Cyrus James,   b. 6 Jan 1868, Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1921, Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Trout, Violetta,   b. 17 Aug 1874, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1938, Highland, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1897  Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 9 children 
    +1. Sackett, Orville Francis,   b. 11 Nov 1897, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1973  (Age 75 years)
    +2. Sackett, Melvin Cyrus,   b. 3 Sep 1899, Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1951, Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     3. Sackett, Clarence Edward,   b. 31 Mar 1901, Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1979, Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Sackett, Harold Aaron,   b. 19 Oct 1903,   d. 8 Oct 1905  (Age 1 years)
     5. Sackett, Irene V.,   b. Abt 1906, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sackett, Florence L.,   b. 1908, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     7. Sackett, Bernice,   b. Abt 1911, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     8. Sackett, Theeresa,   b. Abt 1914, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     9. Sackett, Wilbur James,   b. 15 May 1916, Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 2002, Farmington, St. Francois, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     
    Family ID F6999  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Schrumpf, Lenora Sophia,   b. 7 Dec 1904, Pocahontas, Bond, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1968, Highland, Madison, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Unknown 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F11578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Sep 1899 - Marine, Madison County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Aug 1951 - Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Grantfork UCC Cemetery, Grantfork, Madison, Illinois, 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

  • Notes 
    • Year: 1900; Census Place: Marine, Madison, Illinois;
      Roll: T623 326; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 58.
      June 16, 1900
      85/85
      Sackett, Melvin, Son, W, M, Sept 1899, 7/12, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois
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      Year: 1910; Census Place: Alhambra, Madison, Illinois;
      Roll: T624_309; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 607.
      April 26, 1910
      272/275
      Sackett, Mellvil C, Son, M, W, 10, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, English, None
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      Year: 1920; Census Place: Marine, Madison, Illinois;
      Roll: T625_390; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 67; Image: 180.
      January 6, 1920
      34/34
      Sackett, Melvin, Son, M, W, 20, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, Laborer, Home Farm
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      1938; of Chillicothe, IL
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Melvin Cyrus Sackett
      Birth: 1899; Illinois, USA
      Death: 1951

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Cyrus J Sackett (1868 - 1921)
      Violetta Trout Sackett (1874 - 1938)

      Burial:
      Grantfork UCC Cemetery, Grantfork, Madison County, Illinois, USA
      Plot: Row 11

      Created by: Alvin Oglesby
      Record added: May 26, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 52883526
      Headstone picture added by: Richard McLean

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 52883526 (Reliability: 3).

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

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 15 Apr 2019.
      Alton Evening Telegraph (Alton, Illinois), 30 Aug 1951, page 2

      M. C. Sackett, 51, Edwardsville, Dies

      Funeral Rites Saturday at Edwardsville

      EDWARDSVILLE -- Melvln C. Sockett (sic), 51, of 1033 West High, an insurance agent, died at 11:45 a. m. Wednesday at St. Joseph's Hospital, Alton, where he had been moved by ambulance after apparently suffering n heart attack in his automobile parked on a downtown street in Alton.

      Sackett, a resident here the past 10 years, had been employed as an Insurance agent for 18 years. He was a member of Eden Evangelical Church here. He was born Sept. 4, 1900, at Marine, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Sackett. Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Lenora Sackett, and a daughter. Miss Melora I. Sackett, both of Edwardsville; also three brothers and two sisters, Clarence Sackett of Pocahontas, Wilbur Sackett of St. Louis, Orvllle Sackett and Mrs. Florence Fischer and Mrs. Theresa Grcer, all of East St. Louis.

      The body will remain at Daudermann funeral home at Alhambra until 12:30 p.m. Saturday, when it is to be brought to Eden Evangelical Church here for funeral services in charge of the pastor, the Rev. H. J. Bredehoeft. Interment will be in Grantfork cemetery.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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