Sackett, George W.

Sackett, George W.

Male 1859 - 1905  (45 years)

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  • Name Sackett, George W. 
    Born 16 Dec 1859  McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Nov 1905  Colfax, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Greenwood Cemetery, Saybrook, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I31921  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sackett (b. 1718)
    Last Modified 28 May 2017 

    Father Sackett, Sabina,   b. 22 Mar 1828, Delaware County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1909, Anchor, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Hill, Martha Elizabeth,   b. 1 Dec 1838, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1920, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1855  McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Divorced 18 Mar 1885  McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 6 children 
     1. Sackett, William Hiram,   b. 14 Feb 1858, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1940, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Sackett, Alexander,   b. 15 Jan 1859, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1865, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     3. Sackett, George W.,   b. 16 Dec 1859, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1905, Colfax, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     4. Sackett, Effa May,   b. 14 Feb 1868, Arrowsmith, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1952  (Age 84 years)
     5. Sackett, Irvin James,   b. May 1871, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1953, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
     6. Sackett, Seth T.,   b. 27 Nov 1872, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1953, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     
    Family ID F8395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Freed, Zelia A.,   b. 5 Dec 1861, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1932, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1886  McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sackett, Plumah L.,   b. 14 Mar 1890,   d. 30 Aug 1957  (Age 67 years)
     2. Sackett, Paul A.,   b. 18 Mar 1895, Colfax, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1959, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Sackett, Baby,   b. Mar 1900,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F11334  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Dec 1859 - McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Sep 1886 - McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Paul A. - 18 Mar 1895 - Colfax, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Nov 1905 - Colfax, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenwood Cemetery, Saybrook, McLean County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Notes 
    • 1880 Census; Arrowsmith, Mc Lean, Illinois
      Family History Library Film: 1254231
      NA Film Number: T9-0231
      Page Number: 565A
      George W. SACHETT, Son, S, Male, W, 20, IL, , OH, IL
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      1900 Census: Martin Township, McLean County, Illinois
      SD No. 7; ED No. 112; Sheet No. 12A; 9 June, 1900
      Wood Street
      262/268
      Sackett, George, Head, W, M, Dec 1859, 40, M, 14, Illinois, Ohio, Illinois, Carpenter
      Sackett, Zelia, Wife, W, F, Dec 1861, 38, M, 14, 6-4, Illinois, Virginia, Virginia, ---
      Sackett, Plumah, Daugher, W, F, Mch., 1890, 10, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, At School
      Sackett, Paul, Son, W, M, Mch., 1895, 5, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, ---
      Sackett, Baby, Son, W, M, Mch., 1900, 3/12, S, Illinois, Illinois, Illinois, ---
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      George W. Sackett
      Birth: Dec. 16, 1859; McLean County, Illinois, USA
      Death: Nov. 29, 1905; Illinois, USA
      Burial:
      Greenwood Cemetery, Saybrook, McLean County, Illinois, USA

      Family links:
      Children:
      Paul A. Sackett (1895 - 1959)
      Spouse:
      Zeila A Freed Sackett (1861 - 1932)

      Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
      Record added: Dec 09, 2007
      Find A Grave Memorial# 23313958
      Headstone picture added by: Bob & Nancy Cannon

  • Sources 
    1. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 28 May 2017.
      Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, California), 20 Nov 1905, page 2

      Chiseled his heart

      Bloomington, Ill., Nov 29- Exclusive dispatch. George Sackett, a carpenter, committed suicide at Colfax today by driving a chisel into his heart, using a carpenter's mallet to force the instrument home.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 19 Mar 2018.
      The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois), 22 Mar 1909, page 9

      Sablna Sackett Is Dead.

      Mr. Sabina Sackett, another of the pioneers of this county, passed away in death Friday night at 10:80 o'clock at his home near Arrowsmlth, aged 80 years. Altho he had been In poor health for some time his final Illness was only of two days duration, the end being directly directly due to a stroke of apoplexy, which he suffered Thursday. The decedent was born In Delaware county, O., March 12, 1828 and his boyhood days were passed in that locality. At the age of 23 he came with his parents to Illinois, making the trip In a wagon and settling near Twin Grove, tills county, i On April 17, 1S65 Mr. 8aekett was married to Miss Martha Hill and to the union six children were born, four of whom survive, vis: William H., and Effie May, both of Bloomington, James E. and Seth T., of Arrowsmith. In December 1865 Mr. Sackett moved to farm near Arrowsmlth, where he continued to live ever afterwards/ He was one of the first in that vicinity of that town to clear and improve his farm and as far as known he was the only old settler that was living on the farm that he originally improved. He Is also survived by a brother, Charles of Greenfield, In., and five sisters, Josephine Hayward, Sarah Wills. Lydla Stears, Maris Barney, all of Jasper, Minn., and Katherine Curros of Iowa; also fourteen grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Mr, Sackett was an honest, upright man, kind and considerate In his home and of a jovial disposition. It could also be said or him that he was a good citizen. For sometime he had felt that his end was approaching and recently in conversation with members of his family he expressed expressed his readiness for the summons. The funeral will take place this morning at 11 o'clock st the Christian church In Arrowsmith. Rev. R. Russell officiating. officiating. Interment in Greenwood cemetery.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 19 Mar 2018.
      The Pantograph (Bloomington, Illinois), 19 Mar 18885, page 3

      MCCLEAN CIRCUIT COURT
      -Yesterday's proceedings-

      A decree of divorce was granted to Martha E. Sackett, from her husband, Sabina Sackett.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith


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