Orange E Sackett

(1841-1928)
FatherEleazer Curtis Sacket (1802-1889)
MotherPatty Sacket (1804-1892)
Orange E Sackett
(1841–)
(Src: Dan Schafer)
Orange E Sackett, son of Eleazer Curtis Sacket and Patty Sacket, was born in OhioG, on 1 November 1841.1,2,3 He died at home aged 86 at 3647 Avenue C, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, IowaG, on 24 May 1928 and was buried at Fairview Cemetery, Council BluffsG.4,5,6 He married in Macon County, IllinoisG, on 25 December 1872, Emma Susan Chesley, daughter of John Chesley and Joanna Tibbetts.1,7 Emma was born in New HampshireG, in about 1850.2 She died aged 60 in Council BluffsG, on 22 March 1911 and was buried at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Council BluffsG.6
     In 1860 Orange was living in Beardstown, Cass County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Eleazer and Patty, and was recorded in the census as Orange E Sackett, a teacher, aged 18 and born in Ohio.8
     Orange served in the American Civil War for three years from 1862 to 1865 as a Corporal in the 114th Illinois Volunteers.9,10,5
     In 1870 he was living in Illini, Macon County, IllinoisG, in the household of his parents Eleazer and Patty, and was recorded as Orange Sackett, a farmer, aged 27.11
     In 1880 he was living in Illini, Macon County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as Orange E Sackett, a farmer, head of household, married, aged 38. Living with him were his wife Emma, aged 29 and born in New Hampshire, their children, Lizzie, 6, Arthur, 4, Raymond, 3, and Dwight, 9 months, Orange's parents, Eleazer, 78 and Patty, 76, and a female servant and three male farm workers.12
     In 1885 he was living in Wyandotte County, KansasG, and was recorded as Orange E Sackett, an agricultural implements agent, aged 43. Living with him were his wife Emma, 34, a school teacher, and their children, Lizzie, 11, Arthur, 9, Raymond, 7, and Dwight, aged five.13
     In 1900 he was living in Kane, Pottawattamie County, IowaG, and was recorded as O E Sackett, a day laborer, head of household, aged 57. He owned his home on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Emma, 50, and their children, Alton, 13, Hazel, 10, and Robert, aged eight.14
     In 1910 he was living in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie CountyG, and was recorded as Orange G Sackett, a self-employed laborer, head of household, aged 68. He owned his home on a mortgage. Living with him were his wife Emma, 59, and their unmarried children, Alton, 23, Hazel, 19, and Robert, aged 18.15
Orange E Sackett family
Standing Hazel, Alton, Robert, Joseph Sparks and Elizabeth, probably Dwight
Seated Emma Susan (Chesley) and Orange E Sackett
(Src: Dan Schafer)
Orange E Sackett (1841–1928), Fairview Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Iowa
(Src: Find A Grave)
Emma Susan (Chesley) Sackett (1850–1911), Walnut Hill Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Iowa
(Src: Find A Grave)

Children of Orange E Sackett and Emma Susan Chesley

Sackett Family Association descendants
Joe & Ruth Sparks.
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Reference3845.8P.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3845. Orange E. Sacket, b. Nov. 1, 1841; m. Emma S. Cheseley."
  2. Census.
  3. Death record.
  4. "Iowa, Death Records, 1920–1940", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett, Orange E, d. at home, 3647 Avenue C, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, 24 May 1928, b. Ohio, 1 Nov 1841, 86-6-23, retired farmer, widower of Emma, father Eleazer Sackett b. CT, mother Patty Sackett b. CT, informant Mrs Hazel Young, Council Bluffs, cause chronic myocarditis, bur. Fairview Cemetery, 27 May 1928."
  5. "US, Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925–1963", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett, Orange E, Corpl, 114th, Ill Vol Infty, d. 28 May 1929 [sic: 24 May 1928], Fairview Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Iowa, ship to R W Youg, Council Bluffs, 3647 Av C, applicant A V Sackett, 521 Newell, Waterloo, IA, 24 Jun 1933."
  6. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  7. "United States Marriages", database, Findmypast (http://findmypast.co.uk), "25 Dec 1872, Macon County, IL, O E Sackett & Emma S Chesley."
  8. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: M653_160; Page: 185; Family History Library Film: 803160
    Beardstown, Cass, Illinois
    Sackett, Elizor C, 58, farmer, real estate $9,000, personal estate $3,000, b. CT
    Sackett, Patty, 56, b. CT
    Sackett, Susan F, 21, teacher, b. OH
    Sackett, Orange E, 18, teacher, b. OH
    Sackett, Flora C, 16, b. OH
    Sackett, Ella M, 12, b. OH
    Kuhlman, Charles, 21, b. Prussia
    Kuhlman, Henry, 18, b. Prussia
    Billings, Charles, 45, b. VT
    Greeley, Walter, 13, b. IL.
  9. Thurmon King's database, citing Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890), Microfilm Series M123 Roll 37, Merrick County Nebraska, Lone Tree Twp, Enumeration District ED356, p. 1 L9 D31 F31, "Sackett, Orange E., P.O. Central City, NE, Corporal Co. A Reg. 114 Ills Vols. Enl. 11 Aug 1862, Dis. 11 Aug 1865. Served 3y. Disability incurred: Chronic Diareah & Rheumatism. Remarks: Discharge burned in Chicago fire."
  10. "US Civil War draft registrations records 1863–1865", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett, Orange E, of [Be]ardstown Township, 21, farmer, b. Ohio, former service: 114th Ills Infy Co A, enumerated July 1863, 9th district, Cass, Illinois, white, class III."
  11. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: M593_249; Page: 479B; Image: 254234; Family History Library Film: 545748
    Illini, Macon County, Illinois
    Sackett, E C, 68, farmer, real estate $8,000, personal estate $2,000, b. CT
    Sackett, Patty, 66, keeping house, b. CT
    Sackett, Orange, 27, farmer, b. OH
    Sackett, Flora, 26, at home, b. OH
    Cook, James, 18, works on farm, b. NY
    Gray, John, 33, minister, b. England
    Gray, Jane, 27, at home, b. England
    Gray, John G, 9, b. Canada
    Gray, Annie, 7, b. England
    Gray, Willis, 6, b. Nova Scotia
    Gray, Susie, 4, b. Nova Scotia
    Gray, Ward, 2, b. NY.
  12. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org), NA T9-0229/467B
    Illini, Macon, Illinois
    Orange E. Sackett, head, male, married, 38, b. OH, farmer, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Emma S. Sackett, wife, 29, b. NH, keeping house, father b. NH, mother b. NH
    Lizzie Sackett, dau, 6, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Arthur Sackett, son, 4, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Raymond Sackett, son, 3, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Dwight Sackett, son, 9 months, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Eleazer Sackett, father, married, 78, b. CT, farmer home, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Patty Sackett, mother, married, 76, b. CT, home here, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Henrietta Hulsebus, other, single, 19, b. Hanover, servant, father b. Hanover, mother b. Hanover
    Morgan Burrows, other, male, single, 19, b. IL, works on farm, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    William P. Collier, other, single, 21, b. MI, works on farm, father b. TN, mother b. AL
    Thomas Meilhem, other, single, 18, b. IL, works on farm, father b. VA, mother b. IL.
  13. 1885 Kansas state census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: KS1885_144; Line: 19
    Sackett, Orange E, 43, agricultural implements agent, b. OH, military: Corporal, enlisted Il, company A, 114 regiment
    Sackett, Emma S, 34, school teacher, b. NH
    Sackett, Lizzie K, 11, b. IL
    Sackett, Arthur R, 9, b. IL
    Sackett, Raymond C, 7, b. IL
    Sackett, Dwight O, 5, b. IL.
  14. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 456; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0148; FHL microfilm: 1240456
    Kane, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, 4 Jun 1900
    Sackett, O E, head, b. Nov 1843, 57, m. 28y, b. OH, father b. CT, mother b. CT, day laborer, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, E S, wife, b. Jun 1850, 50, m. 28y, b. NH, father b. NH, mother b. NH
    Sackett, Alton, son, b. Feb 1887, 13, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, day laborer
    Sackett, Hazel, dau, b. Oct 1889, 10, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, at school
    Sackett, Robert, son, b. Aug 1891, 8, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, at school.
  15. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T624_421; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0144; FHL microfilm: 1374434
    Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, 21 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Orange G, head, 68, m1. 37y, b. OH, father b. CT, mother b. CT, laborer, odd jobs, own account, home owned on mortgage
    Sackett, Emma, wife, 59, m1. 37y, 7 ch, 6 living, b. NH, father b. NH, mother b. NH
    Sackett, Alton V, son, 23, single, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, moulder, foundry
    Sackett, Hazel, dau, 19, single, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, stenographer, insurance
    Sackett, Robert, son, 18, single, b. NE, father b. OH, mother b. NH, clerk, insurance.
Last Edited30 June 2017