Milton D Sackett

(1879-)
FatherJames K Sackett (1840-1923)
MotherElizabeth R Robinson (1846-1923)
Milton D Sackett, son of James K Sackett and Elizabeth R Robinson, was born in MichiganG, on 13 August 1879.1,2 He married in about 1906, Helen Lydia Rouse, daughter of Charles G Rouse and Lydia Motter. Helen was born in Oakdale, Antelope County, NebraskaG, in about 1881.1
     In 1880 Milton was living in BataviaG, in the household of his parents James and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as Milton B Sackett, aged ten months and born in Michigan.3
     In 1900 he was living in Eureka, Cheyenne County, KansasG, in the household of his parents James and Elizabeth, and was recorded as Milton B Sackett, single, aged 20.4
     In 1910 he was living at Thorp Avenue, Edgemont, Fall River County, South DakotaG, and was recorded as Milton B Sackett, a switchman on the railroad, head of household, aged 30. He rented his home. His wife Helen, 28, was living with him.5
     Milton completed a World War I draft registration card on 5 June 1917. He was then aged 39 and was a brakeman at a logging company. He was living at Hoquiam, Grays Harbor County, Washington StateG with his wife Helen.6
     In 1920 he was living at 8th Street, Hoquiam, Grays Harbor County, Washington StateG, and was recorded as Milton D Sackett, a conductor on the railroad, aged 40. Living with him were his wife Helen, 38, and their son Donovan, aged six. They were lodging in a rooming house.7
     Milton and Helen were divorced in the early 1920s. Helen married second in Bellingham, Whatcom County, Washington StateG on 19 September 1923 Carl Olson.8
     In 1930 he was living in Siletz, Lincoln County, OregonG, and was recorded as Milton D Sackett, a brakeman on a logging railroad, a boarder, aged 51 and divorced.9

Child of Milton D Sackett and Helen Lydia Rouse

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 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. World War 1 draft registration.
  3. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org), FHL 1254573 NA T9-0573/462A (TEK)
    Batavia, Branch, Michigan
    James K Sackett, head, married, 39, b. MI, farmer, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 34, b. OH, keeping house, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Lewis T Sackett, son, 13, b. MI, at school, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    James C Sackett, son, 12, b. MI, at school, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    Madison G Sackett, son, 10, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    Frank E Sackett, son, 6, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    Abram C Sackett, son, 4, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    Milton B Sackett, son, 10 months, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    Hattie Rosenbrook, adopted dau, 13, b. NY, at school, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  4. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 474; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0004; FHL microfilm: 1240474
    Eureka, Cheyenne County, Kansas, 11 Jun 1900
    Sackett, James, head, b. Dec 1840, 59, m. 35y, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. NY, farmer, farm owned freehold
    Sackett, Elizabeth, wife, b. May 1846, 54, m. 35y, 7 ch, 6 living, b. OH, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Carl, son, b. Jun 1875, 24, single, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    Sackett, Milton B, son, b. Aug 1879, 20, single, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. OH
    Sackett, Henry C, son, b. Sep 1882, 17, single, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. OH.
  5. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T624_1480; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0016; FHL microfilm: 1375493
    Thorp Avenue, Edgemont, Fall River County, South Dakota, 16 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Milton B, head, 30, m1. 3y, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. OH, switchman, railroad, home rented
    Sackett, Helen, wife, 28, m1. 3y, b. NE father b. IL, mother b. TN.
  6. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918", digital image, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org), Washington, Grays Harbor. Draft Division# 1 Roll# 1991571.
    "Serial# 1965 Order# A1727, Milton D Sackett, Hoquiam Washington, Age: 39, b. 13 Aug 1879, married, white, native born, brakeman at Polson Logging Co., nearest relative: wife Helen L Sackett at Hoquiam Washington, Registrant: Tall Ht, Slender Build, eyes hazel, hair grey, no disabilities, Reg: 12 Sep 1918 at Montesano, Washington."
  7. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T625_1923; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 87; Image: 607
    8th Street, Hoquiam, Grays Harbor County, Washington, 14/15 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Milton D, lodger, 40, married, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. OH, conductor, RR
    Sackett, Helen, lodger, 38, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. KY
    Sackett, Donovan, lodger, 6, b. NE, father b. MI, mother b. NE
    [Lodgers in a rooming house].
  8. "Washington Marriage Records 1854–2013", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "19 Sep 1923, at Bellingham, Washington State, Carl Olson, of Bellingham, 54, single, b. Sweden, hotel keeper, father Oli Anderson b. Sweden, mother Anna Pearson b. Sweden; to Helen L Sackett, of Bellingham, 42, divorced, b. Oakdale, Neb, housekeeper, father Chas G Rouse b. Illinois, mother Lydia Motten b. Indiana. By E A G Hardie?, Superior Judge, Ballingham. Witnesses: Mrs May F Olson, ? Olson."
  9. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 1944; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0029; Image: 942.0; FHL microfilm: 2341678
    Siletz, Lincoln County, Oregon, 9 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Milton D, boarder, 51, divorced, b. US, father b. MI, mother b. OH, brakeman, logging RR.
Last Edited28 December 2016