Donovan D Sackett

(1913-1981)
FatherMilton D Sackett (1879-)
MotherHelen Lydia Rouse (c 1881-)
Donovan D Sackett, son of Milton D Sackett and Helen Lydia Rouse, was born in NebraskaG, on 23 September 1913.1,2 He died aged 67 in Whatcom County, Washington StateG, on 8 March 19813,4 and was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Ferndale, Whatcom County, Washington StateG.2 He married in Bellingham, Whatcom CountyG, on 7 November 1930, Rosetta G Baer.5 Rosetta was born in 1910.2 She died aged about 88 in 1998 and was buried at Woodlawn CemeteryG.2
     In 1920 Donovan was living at 8th Street, Hoquiam, Grays Harbor County, Washington StateG, in the household of his parents Milton and Helen, and was recorded in the census as Donovan Sackett, aged six and born in Nebraska.6
     Donovan was listed in the Bellingham city directory from 1928 to 1952.7
     In 1930 he was living at the US Naval Training Station, San Diego, CaliforniaG, and was recorded as Don D Sackett, a US Navy seaman, aged 18 [actually 16].8
Donovan D Sackett (1913–1981), Woodlawn Cemetery, Ferndale, Washington State
(Src: Find A Grave, Merrily Lawson)
Reference11S.9

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  3. "Washington death index, 1940–1996", database, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Sackett, Donovan D, d. Whatcom, Washington, 8 Mar 1981, age 67."
  4. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors (http://www.americanancestors.org), "Don Sackett, b. Sep 23, 1913, d. Mar, 1981, SSN 539-03-1874 issued WA, residence Bellingham, Washington, 98225, county Whatcom."
  5. "Washington Marriage Records 1854–2013", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "7 Nov 1930, at Whatcom County, Washington, Don Sackett, of Whatcom, and Rosetta Georgia Baer, of Whatcom. By E B Smith, clergyman, St Paul's Church, Bellingham, Washington. Witnesses: Mrs Carl Olson, Joan Cameron."
  6. 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].
  7. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Bellingham City Directory, Whatcom County, Washington State, 1927, 1928, "Sackett Donovan D r 314½ W Holly", 1929, "Sackett Donovan D student r 314½ W Holly", 1936, "Sackett Donovan D (Rosetta G) lab h 2903 Vallette", 1942, "Sackett Donovan D (Rosetta G) lab h 2105 Broadway", 1945, "Sackett Donovan D (Rosetta G) fndrywkr Union Foundry Co h 2105 Broadway", 1948, "Sackett Donovan (Rosetta) cupola tender Union Foundry Co h 4111 Byron av", 1950, "Sackett Donovan D (Rosetta G) h 4111 Byron av, 1952, "Sackett Donovan D (Rosetta G) polisher Major Aluminium Products h 4111 Byron av."
  8. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 191; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 0056; Image: 235.0; FHL microfilm: 2339926
    Transfer Unit Camp, US Naval Training Station 1-18, San Diego, San Diego County, California, 14 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Don D -ab, 18, b. Washington, father b. US, mother b. US, seaman, US Navy.
Last Edited27 December 2016