Paul Lincoln Sackett

(1903-1993)
FatherJasper Lorenzo Sackett (1865-bef 1917)
MotherFlora Minerva Lamphear (c 1873-1957)
Paul Lincoln Sackett, son of Jasper Lorenzo Sackett and Flora Minerva Lamphear, was born in Melrose, Middlesex County, MassachusettsG, on 21 November 1903.1 He died aged 89 in Collier County, FloridaG, on 20 September 19932,3 and was buried at Naples Memorial Gardens Cemetery, North Naples, Collier CountyG.4 He married first before 1935, Alice Shirley Merrill.5,6 Alice was born in New JerseyG, in about 1912.5 Paul and Alice were divorced sometime before 17 August 1943 when she married second at Portsmouth, Rockingham County, New HampshireG Robert Blackstone Lovell.7 Paul married second in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New HampshireG, on 5 May 1944, Priscilla Abbott, daughter of Charles E Abbott and Ethel J Hixon.8 Priscilla was born in Dorchester, Suffolk County, MassachusettsG, in about 1915.9
     In 1910 Paul was living at Lebanon Street, Melrose, Middlesex County, MassachusettsG, in the household of his parents Jasper and Flora, and was recorded in the census as Paul L Sackett, aged six and born in Massachusetts.10
     In 1920 he was living at Cass Street, MelroseG, in the household of his brother Raymond, and was recorded as Paul Sackett, aged 16.11 He was listed as a student in the Melrose City Directory from 1922 to 1931.12
     In 1930 he was living at Upham Street, MelroseG, in the household of his widowed mother Flora, and was recorded as Paul L Sackett, a mechanical engineer, aged 26, unmarried.13 He was listed as a draftsman in the 1933 directory.14 In 1935 he was listed as a salesman and was living at 15 Hesseltine Avenue, MelroseG with his wife Shirley.6
Paul L Sackett (1903–1993), Naples Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Florida
(Src: Find A Grave)

Child of Paul Lincoln Sackett and Alice Shirley Merrill

  • Paul M Sackett b. c 1935
Reference9Q.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910", digital image, American Ancestors (NEHGS) (https://www.americanancestors.org), v533, p560, Birth, "1903 Nov 21, Sacket, Paul Lincoln, at Melrose, Mass, s. Jasper L Sacket & Flora Minerva Lamphear, of Melrose, Mass, father a supt, b. Westfield, mother b. Grafton, Vt."
  2. "Florida Death Index, 1877–1998", database, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Paul L Sackett, d. 20 Sep 1993, Collier, 89, b. 21 Nov 1903."
  3. US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", database, American Ancestors (http://www.americanancestors.org), "Paul L Sackett, b. Nov 21, 1903, d. Sep 15, 1993, SSN 022-09-1226 issued MA, residence 33940 Naples, Collier, Florida."
  4. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  5. Census.
  6. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Melrose City Directory, 1935, "Sackett Paul (A. Shirley) sales res 15 Hesseltine av M H."
  7. "New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 16591947", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "17 Aug 1943, at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Robert Blackstone Lovell, of 52 Broadway St, Lynnfield, MA, 34, divorced, 2nd m., occ. insurance, b. Melrose, MA, father Howard Burtt Lovell, of Rockport, MA, 61, retired, b. Boston, MA, mother Florence Sutton Blackstone, dec'd at 47, b. NY; to Alice Shirley Merrill Sackett, of Pembrook House, Lynnfield, Essex County, MA, 30, divorced, 2nd m., secretary, b. Westfield, NJ, father Wilbur Merrill, of Peabody, MA, 56, occ. leather, b. Peabody, mother Hazel Irene Wessell, of Peabody, 50, housewife, b. Beverly, MA. Intention of marriage recorded 10 Aug 1943. Married 17 Auug 1943 by Edward J Hopley, JP."
  8. "New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 16591947", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "5 May 1944, at Manchester, New Hampshire, Paul Lincoln Sackett, of 123 Lincoln, Melrose, Middlesex, MA, 40, divorced, 2nd m., engineer, father Jasper L Sackett, d. at 55, engineer, b. Holyoke, Mass, mother Flora Lanphear, of Melrose, 71, housewife, b. Glen Falls, NY; to Priscilla Abbott, of 58 Greenlawn Ave, Newton center, MA, 28, single, occ. at home, b. Dorchester, MA, father Charles E Abbott, of Newton Center, 60, contractor, b. Townsend, MA, mother Ethel J Hixon, of Newton Center, 60, housewife, b. Chelsea, MA. Intention of marriage recorded 22 Apr 1944. Married 5 May 1944 by Rev Martin L Goslin, Minister of the Gospel."
  9. Marriage record.
  10. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T624_602; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0947; FHL microfilm: 1374615
    Lebanon Street, Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, 16 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Jasper L, head, 44, m1. 18y, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, inventor & designer, furniture, home rented
    Sackett, Flora M, wife, 36, m1. 18y, 3 ch, all living, b. VT, father b. VT, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Raymond H, son, 17, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. VT
    Sackett, Reginald L, son, 8, b. NY, father b. MA, mother b. VT
    Sackett, Paul L, son, 6, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. VT
    Lamphear, Marcius, father-in-law, 68, wd, b. VT, father b. VT, mother b. VT, own income.
  11. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T625_715; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 344; Image: 831
    Cass Street, Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, 3/5 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Raymond H, head, home rented, 27, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. VT, bond salesman, brokers' office
    Sackett, Flora M, mother, 45, wd, b. VT, father b. VT, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Reginald L, brother, 18, b. NY, father b. MA, mother b. VT
    Sackett, Paul, brother, 16, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. VT
    Wheeler, Ruth, lodger, 27, single, b. NH, father b. NH, mother b. NH, yeowoman, Navy Yard
    Fernald, William F, lodger, 50, wd, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA, carrier, US Mail.
  12. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Melrose City Directory, 1922, "Sackett Paul, student, bds 20 Cass"; 1926, 1929, 1931, "Sackett Paul, student, res 112 Upham."
  13. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 925; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0344; Image: 825.0; FHL microfilm: 2340660
    Upham Street, Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, 1 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Flora M, head, home rented $50 pm, 58, wd, b. VT, father b. VT, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Reginald L, son, 28, single, b. NY, father b. MA, mother b. VT, labelling clerk, contract? goods
    Sackett, Paul L, son, 26, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. VT, mechanical engineer, Ace/Ice? Machinery.
  14. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Melrose City Directory, 1933, "Sackett Paul, draftsman, res 112 Upham."
Last Edited27 February 2017