Doll Daisy Sackett

(1863-1954)
FatherJohn Dempster Sackett (1822-1893)
MotherSylvia A Wheelock (1821-1873)
Doll Daisy Sackett, daughter of John Dempster Sackett and Sylvia A Wheelock, was born in Saranac, Ionia County, MichiganG, on 3 December 1863.1,2 She died aged 90 in Los Angeles, CaliforniaG, on 25 May 1954.3 She married in about 1880, Charles W Fox.1
     In 1870 Doll was living in Saranac, Ionia County, MichiganG, in the household of her parents John and Sylvia, and was recorded in the census as Dolly Sacket, aged six and born in Michigan.4
     In 1880 she was living in Lowell, Kent County, MichiganG, in the household of her husband Charles, 23, an engineer in a lumber mill, and was recorded as Dorthy M Fox, aged 16.5
     In 1910 she was living at Grayling Avenue, Narberth, Montgomery County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of her husband Charles, 49, secretary of a Gas Company, and was recorded as Doll D Fox, aged 47. Living with them were their children, Ethel, 27, and Siddartha, aged twelve. There was a female servant in the household.6
     In 1920 she was living at West 21st Street, Los Angeles, CaliforniaG, and was recorded as Doll D Fox, aged 56. She and her daughter Ethel, 35, were living at a lodging house.7
     In 1930 she was living at West 37th Street, Los AngelesG, in the household of her husband Charles, 69, a gardener, and was recorded as Doll D Fox, aged 66. Their daughter Ethel, 40, was living with them.8
     Dolly travelled to Europe in 1932, returning to New York on 9 September 1932 from Le Havre, France, on the SS President Roosevelt.9

Children of Doll Daisy Sackett and Charles W Fox

ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Death record has birth date 3 Dec 1864. Passenger list of 1932 has birth date 3 Dec 1863.
  3. "California, Death Index, 1940–1997", database, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Fox, Doll Daisy, b. Michigan, 3 Dec 1864, d. Los Angeles, CA, 25 May 1954, father Sackett."
  4. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: M593_676; Page: 378A; Image: 85163; Family History Library Film: 552175
    Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, 25 Jul 1870
    Sacket, John D, 41, speculator, real estate $2,500, personal estate $500, b. NY
    Sacket, Sylvia, 42, keeping house, b. NY
    Sacket, Dolly, 6, b. MI
    Murna?, Mary, 60, without occupation, b. NY.
  5. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 587; Family History Film: 1254587; Page: 70B; Enumeration District: 126; Image: 0654
    Lowell, Kent County, Michigan, 2 Jun 1880
    Fox, Charles W, head, 23, engineer in lumber mill, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Fox, Dorthy M, wife, 16, keeping house, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  6. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T624_1378; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1375391
    Grayling Avenue, Narberth, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 28 Apr 1910
    Fox, Charles W, head, 49, m1., b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. PA, secretary, Gas Co, home rented
    Fox, Doll D, wife, 47, m1. 30y, 3 ch, all living, b. MI, father b. MI, mother b. England
    Fox, Ethel D, dau, 27, divorced, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI
    Fox, Siddartha, son, 12, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI
    Griffin, Margaret, servant, 20, b. Irleand, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland, servant, private family.
  7. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: T625_115; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 446; Image: 674
    West 21, Los Angeles, California, 5 Jan 1920
    Fox, Doll D, lodger, 56, married, b. MI, father b. US, mother b. England, occ. none
    Fox, Ethel D, lodger, 35, single, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI, teleph oper., teleph co.
    [In household of Nina Jacob, landlady, lodging house]
  8. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: 143; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0271; Image: 429.0; FHL microfilm: 2339878
    W 37 St, Los Angeles, California, 2 Apr 1930
    Fox, Charles W, head, home owned $5,000, 69, m. at 19, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, gardener, City of LA
    Fox, Doll D, wife, 66, m. at 16, b. MI, father b. US, mother b. England
    Fox, Ethel P, dau, 40, single, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI, clerk, telephone co.
  9. "New York Passenger Lists, 1820–1957", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), SS President Roosevelt, from Le Havre, France, 1 Sep 1932, arrived New York, 9 Sep 1932, "Fox, Dolly, 68, married, b. 3 Dec 1863, Saranac, Mich, res. 1250 W 37th St Los Angeles Calif."
Last Edited9 May 2017