Leodah Olive Sackett

(1904-1939)
FatherElijah Gibson Sackett (1858-1933)
MotherElizabeth Jane "Jennie" Murphy (1867-1961)
Leodah Olive Sackett, daughter of Elijah Gibson Sackett and Elizabeth Jane "Jennie" Murphy, was born in OklahomaG, on 2 May 1904.1,2,3 She died aged 35 on 11 August 19391 and was buried at Washingon Cemetery, Washington County, KansasG.3 She married in about 1925, Frank Ruel Molby.2 Frank was born in KansasG, on 3 April 19001 and died aged 61 in Lecompton, Douglas County, KansasG, on 17 February 1962.1
     In 1910 Leodah was living in Washington, KansasG, in the household of her parents Elijah and Elizabeth, and was recorded in the census as Leodah O Sackett, aged five and born in Oklahoma.4
     In 1920 she was living at North B Street, Washington, KansasG, in the household of her parents Elijah and Elizabeth, and was recorded as Leota Sackett, aged 15.5
     In 1930 she was living in Kimeo, Washington County, KansasG, in the household of her husband Frank Molby, 29, a farmer, and was recorded as Leodah O Molby, aged 25. Living with them was their son, Robert, aged one month.6
Leodah Olive Sackett (1904–1939), Washington Cemetery, Kansas
(Src: Find A Grave, GardenNana)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Robert Molby.
ChartsThomas Sackett of Hopewell NJ descendant chart
Reference11S.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database, 44741 Leodah Olive Sackett.
  2. Census.
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  4. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_459; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0162; FHL microfilm: 1374472
    Washington, Washington County, Kansas, 27 Apr 1910
    Sackett, Elijah G, head, 52, m1. 25y, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. ME, miller, home owned free of mortgage
    Sackett, Elizabeth J, wife, 43, m1. 25y, 4 ch, all living, b. IA, father b. IN, mother b. IN, teacher, music
    Sackett, Martha I, dau, 13, b. IA, father b. IL, mother b. IA
    Sackett, Leodah O, dau, 5, b. OK, father b. IL, mother b. IA
    Sackett, James, son, 3, b. OK, father b. IL, mother b. IA
    Sackett, John W, son, 1/12, b. OK, father b. IL, mother b. IA.
  5. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_554; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 173
    North B Street, Washington, Washington County, Kansas, 13/14 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Elija G, head, home owned on mortgage, 61, married, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. ME, janitor, Court House
    Sackett, Elizabeth, wife, 53, b. IA, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Sackett, Ilah, dau, 23, single, b. IA, father b. IL, mother b. IA, teacher, school
    Sackett, Leota, dau, 15, b. OK, father b. IL, mother b. IA.
  6. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 725; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0020; Image: 867.0; FHL microfilm: 2340460
    Kimeo, Washington County, Kansas, 2 Apr 1930
    Molby, Frank R, head, home rented, 29, m. at 25, b. KS, father b. NY, mother b. KS, farmer, gen farm
    Molby, Leodah O, wife, 25, m. at 21, b. KS, father b. IA, mother b. IA
    Molby, Robert C, son, 1/12, b. KS, father b. KS, mother b. KS.
Last Edited26 July 2017