Lewis / Sackett, Leon Christian

Lewis / Sackett, Leon Christian

Male 1907 - 1980  (73 years)

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  • Name Lewis / Sackett, Leon Christian 
    • Birth name Leon Lewis, adopted by aunt and uncle after death of mother.
    Nickname Casey 
    Born 9 Feb 1907  Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Dec 1980  Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Fishers, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I7752  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2021 

    Father Lewis, John,   b. 18 May 1887, Deerfield, Vernon, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sackett, Gladys,   b. 28 Aug 1887, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1907  (Age 19 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 Oct 1906  Vermillion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Children
    +1. Lewis / Sackett, Leon Christian,   b. 9 Feb 1907, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1980, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     
    Family ID F3122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Sackett, Oscar L.,   b. 8 Jan 1873, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1925, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Mother Sears, Anna Bell,   b. Abt 1875, Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Married 1 Dec 1901  Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Putnam Co MR: Anna Bell Sears, 1 Dec 1901 by Isaac P. Sinclair, JP, Bk 13, p 166.
    Children
    +1. Lewis / Sackett, Leon Christian,   b. 9 Feb 1907, Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1980, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     
    Family ID F3116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family O'Rear, Vera Lucylle,   b. 1 Jun 1912, Quincy, Owen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 2005, Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1932  Owen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Sackett, Stanley Leon,   b. 5 Mar 1933, Quincy, Owen County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 2010  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Living
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F3157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Feb 1907 - Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Aug 1932 - Owen County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Stanley Leon - 5 Mar 1933 - Quincy, Owen County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Dec 1980 - Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Fishers, Hamilton County, Indiana, 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 
    • 1. Leon took name Sackett. Vera said the baby & adoptee parents rode the train home when they were awarded the child. Leon m. Vera O'Rear.

      Additional notes entered by Thurmon King for Gladys Sackett:

      1. Tel. call to Vera: Court award of Leon to Oscar & Annie abt.1907, what county? Took train home w/baby.
      2. Her son Stanley lives in Plainfield, & also his son Leo.
      3. Her maiden name was `Orear"?
      4. Have note in Sackett's file that Vera's father & Nancy Evans were first cousins.
      5. Parents: Ralph O'Rear, 1886-1967 & Sarah K. -?-, 1860-1931. Both bur. Combes Cem, Quincy, IN. Ref: Combes Cem. visit, 9/21/97. -end

      2. Died early, had son Leon, raised by her bro. Oscar & AuntAnnie.
      3. ISL,11/1/97: Red, Sup MA: Geneal 977.201V526u, v.4, 28 Aug 1887, bk. C-11,p 222.

  • Sources 
    1. [S815] Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2021.
      Name: Leon Sackett
      Event Type: Marriage Registration
      Event Date: 15 Aug 1932
      Event Place: Owen, Indiana, United States
      Residence Place: Cloverdale Indiana
      Gender: Male
      Age (Estimated): 25
      Race: White
      Race (Original): White
      Birth Date: 09 Feb 1907
      Birthplace: Cloverdale Indiana
      Marriage Place: Owen
      Father's Name: Oscar Sackett
      Mother's Name: Anna Sears
      Spouse's Name: Vera Orear
      Spouse's Residence Place: Quincy Indiana
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated): 20
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Race (Original): White
      Spouse's Birth Date: 01 Jun 1912
      Spouse's Birthplace: Quincy Indiana
      Spouse's Father's Name: Ralph Orear
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Eva Robertson
      Officiator's Name: Wm A Hartsaw
      Number of Images: 1

      GS Film Number: 001939839
      Digital Folder Number: 004171420
      Image Number: 00621
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02088-5
      Record Number: 1163

      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XXNH-SFX : 10 February 2018), Leon Sackett and Vera Orear, 15 Aug 1932; citing Owen, Indiana, United States, Marriage Registration, Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis; FHL microfilm 004171420.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2021.
      The Indianapolis News (Indianapolis, Indiana), 22 Dec 1980, Page 47

      Leon Sackett

      Services for Leon "Casey" Sackett, 73, 4617 Hartmann Drive, who died Saturday in Community Hospital, were today in Flanner & Buchanan Shadeland Mortuary. Sackett retired from Wallace Murray Corp. where he had worked 30 years. He attended Lawrence United Methodist Church and was a member of the American Association of Retired Persons. Survivors wife Vera; son Stanley; daughter Debbie Muterspaugh.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1366] Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2014.
      Name: Leon Christian Sackett
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 73
      Marital status: Married
      Birth Date: 9 Feb 1907
      Birth Place: Indiana
      Death Date: 20 Dec 1980
      Death Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
      Father: John Lewis
      Mother: Gladys Lewis
      Spouse: Vera O Sackett

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 14 Jan 2021.
      Memorial ID 129483052 ·
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/129483052

      Leon Christian "Casey" Sackett
      Birth 9 Feb 1907
      Cloverdale Township, Putnam County, Indiana, USA
      Death 20 Dec 1980 (aged 73)
      Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
      Burial
      Oaklawn Memorial Gardens
      Fishers, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S829] Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959, (https://familysearch.org/), Page 272 (Reliability: 3).
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/27VQ-6RS
      Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
      Name: John Lewis
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: «tab»
      Event Place: «tab»
      Alternate Event Place: «tab»
      Registration Place: Vermillion, Indiana, United States
      Marriage License Date: 19 Oct 1906
      Residence Place: Cayuga, , Indiana
      Gender: Male
      Age (Estimated): «tab»
      Race (Original): White
      Birth Date: 19 May 1887
      Birthplace: , Vernon, Missouri
      Father's Name: Jerry Lewis
      Mother's Name: Clara Gebhart
      Spouse's Name: Gladys Sackett
      Spouse's Residence Place: Clinton, , Indiana
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated): «tab»
      Spouse's Previous Marriage Number: «tab»
      Spouse's Race (Original): White
      Spouse's Birth Date: 28 Aug 1887
      Spouse's Birthplace: Cloverdale, Putnam, Indiana
      Spouse's Father's Name: Nathan Culliver Sackett
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Margaret Hamrick
      Informant's Name: «tab»
      Officiator's Name: «tab»
      Page: 222
      Record Number: «tab»
      Reference ID: «tab»
      GS Film number: 002224337
      Digital Folder Number: 005330934
      Image Number: 00411
      Number of Images: 1
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      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/27VQ-QBN
      Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
      Name: John Lewis
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 20 Oct 1906
      Event Place: , Vermillion, Indiana
      Registration Place: Vermillion, Indiana, United States
      Marriage License Date: 20 Oct 1906
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's Name: Gladys Sackett
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Officiator's Name: George Potter
      Page: 272
      GS Film number: 002224336
      Digital Folder Number: 005330933
      Image Number: 00496
      Number of Images: 1

      Researched by Thurmon King

    6. [S31] Marriage Record (Reliability: 3).
      Transcribed from image of Page 272:
      State of Indiana, Vermillion County. ss:
      I, the undersigned, A Minister of the Gospel, do hereby certify that
      John Lewis and Gladys Sackett
      were legally joined together as Husband and Wife, on the 20 day of
      Oct, A.D., 1906, by me; Rev. George Potter

    7. [S815] Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2021.
      Name: John Lewis
      Event Type: Marriage Registration
      Event Date: 20 Oct 1906
      Event Place: Vermillion, Indiana, United States
      Gender: Male
      Number of Total Marriages: 1
      Mother's Name: Clary Gephart
      Spouse's Name: Gladys Sackett
      Spouse's Residence Place: Clinton, , Indiana
      Spouse's Residence City: Clinton
      Spouse's Residence State: Indiana
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Race (Original): White
      Officiator's Name: Geo Potter
      Record Number: 6
      Number of Images: 1

      Page: 11
      GS Film Number: 002224342
      Digital Folder Number: 005330899
      Image Number: 00276

      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27JB-M7D : 10 December 2017), John Lewis and Gladys Sackett, 20 Oct 1906; citing Vermillion, Indiana, United States, Marriage Registration, Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis; FHL microfilm 005330899.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S815] Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2021.
      Name: John Lewis
      Event Type: Marriage Registration
      Event Date: 20 Oct 1906
      Event Place: Vermillion, Indiana, United States
      Gender: Male
      Marriage License Date: 20 Oct 1906
      Spouse's Name: Gladys Sackett
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Officiator's Name: George Potter
      Number of Images: 1

      Page: 272
      GS Film Number: 002224336
      Digital Folder Number: 005330933
      Image Number: 00496

      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27VQ-QBF : 10 December 2017), John Lewis and Gladys Sackett, 20 Oct 1906; citing Vermillion, Indiana, United States, Marriage Registration, Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis; FHL microfilm 005330933.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S815] Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2021.
      Name: John Lewis
      Event Type: Marriage Registration
      Event Date: 20 Oct 1906
      Event Place: Vermillion, Indiana, United States
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's Name: Sackett
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse?s Number of Total Marriages: 1
      Spouse's Birthplace: Cloverdale, , Indiana
      Spouse's Father's Name: Nathan Sackett
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Margret Hamrey
      Officiator's Name: Geo Potter
      Record Number: 6
      Number of Images: 1

      Page: 11
      GS Film Number: 002224342
      Digital Folder Number: 005330899
      Image Number: 00277

      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27JB-MVR : 10 December 2017), John Lewis and Sackett, 20 Oct 1906; citing Vermillion, Indiana, United States, Marriage Registration, Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis; FHL microfilm 005330899.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S815] Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2021.
      Name: John Lewis
      Event Type: Marriage Registration
      Event Place: Vermillion, Indiana, United States
      Residence Place: Cayuga, , Indiana
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Race (Original): White
      Birth Date: 19 May 1887
      Birthplace: , Vernon, Missouri
      Marriage License Date: 19 Oct 1906
      Father's Name: Jerry Lewis
      Mother's Name: Clara Gebhart
      Spouse's Name: Gladys Sackett
      Spouse's Residence Place: Clinton, , Indiana
      Spouse's Residence City: Clinton
      Spouse's Residence State: Indiana
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Race (Original): White
      Spouse's Birth Date: 28 Aug 1887
      Spouse's Birthplace: Cloverdale, Putnam, Indiana
      Spouse's Father's Name: Nathan Culliver Sackett
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Margaret Hamrick
      Number of Images: 1

      Page: 222
      GS Film Number: 002224337
      Digital Folder Number: 005330934
      Image Number: 00411

      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27VQ-651 : 10 December 2017), John Lewis and Gladys Sackett, ; citing Vermillion, Indiana, United States, Marriage Registration, Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis; FHL microfilm 005330934.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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