Helen Sackett

(1903-1967)
FatherSamuel Sacofsky/Sackett (1879-1973)
MotherRebecca Lipsher (1885-1926)
Helen Sackett (1903–)
(Bridgeport School yearbook 1922)
Helen Sackett, daughter of Samuel Sacofsky/Sackett and Rebecca Lipsher, was born in Brooklyn, New York CityG, on 29 August 1903.1 She died aged 64 in GeorgiaG, on 24 December 19672 and was buried at the Hebrew Sick Benefit Association Cemetery, FairfieldG.3 She married in about 1926, Carl Mayer. Carl was born in GermanyG in about 1895.4
     In 1910 Helen was living at Main Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, in the household of her parents Samuel and Rebecca, and was recorded in the census as Hellen Sackett, aged six and born in New York.5
     In 1920 she was living at Connecticut Avenue, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, in the household of her parents Samuel and Rebecca, and was recorded as Helen Sackett, aged 17. Carl Mayer, a boarder in the household, was to become Helen's husband.6
     In 1922 Helen was attending Bridgeport High SchoolG.7
     In 1930 she was living at Lake Street, Stratford, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, in the household of her husband Carl, 34, a garage proprietor, and was recorded as Helen Mayer, aged 25. They rented their home. Living with them were their son Richard, aged two, Helen's widowed father Samuel Sackett, 46, and her brothers, Sidney, 17, and Herbert, aged nine.8
Helen (Sackett) Mayer (1903–1967), Hebrew Sick Benefit Association Cemetery, Fairfield, Connecticut
(Src: Find A Grave, RobM)

Children of Helen Sackett and Carl Mayer

Children who may be living are not shown.
ChartsLouis Sacofsky descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Father's naturalization papers.
  2. "Connecticut Death Index 1949–2012", database, Ancestry.com, "Mayer, Helen, d. Georgia, 24 Dec 1967, age 64, res. Milford, New Haven, CT, spouse Carl."
  3. "JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry", database, Ancestry.com, "Mayer, Helen, b. 29 Aug 1903, d. 24 Dec 1967, bur, plot T88, Hebrew Sick Benefit Cemetery, Blackrock Avenue, Fairfield, Connecticut, spouse Carl, father Nachem Simon." [Birth date does not match]
  4. Census.
  5. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_128; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0033; FHL microfilm: 1374141
    Main Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, Apr 1910
    Sackett, Samuel, head, 31, m1. 8y, b. Russ Yiddish, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. Russ Yiddish, immigrated 1896, alien, tailor, home rented
    Sackett, Rebecca, wife, 25, b. Russ Yiddish, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. Russ Yiddish, immigrated 1890
    Sackett, Theodore, son, 4, b. CT, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. Russ Yiddish
    Sackett, Hellen, son [sic], 6, b. NY, father b. Russ Yiddish, mother b. Russ Yiddish.
  6. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_176; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 84
    Connecticut Ave, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 10 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Samuel, head, home owned on mortgage, 41, married, immigrated 1895, naturalized 1917, b. Russia, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, tailor, gentlemens
    Sackett, Rebecca, wife, 34, immigrated 1892, naturalized, b. Russia, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia
    Sackett, Helen, dau, 17, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia
    Sackett, Sidney A, son, 7, b. CT, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia
    Mayer, Carol [sic: Carl], boarder, male, 24, b. Germany, father b. Germany, mother b. Germany, chauffeur
    Rosenblun, Harry, roomer, 26, b. Austria, father b. Austria, mother b. Austria, laborer, factory.
  7. "U.S., School Yearbooks, 1900–1990", digital image, Ancestry.com, The Criterion, 47, "Sackett, Helen "Sackie", GSL, English Club, AA."; 117, Girls, "Sackett, Helen, 430 Connecticut Ave."
  8. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Page: 27A; Enumeration District: 0216; FHL microfilm: 2339995
    Lake St, Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 24 Apr 1930
    Mayer, Carl, head, home rented $30 pm, 34, m. at 31, b. Germany, father b. Germany, mother b. Germany, immigrated 1913, naturalized, proprietor, garage
    Mayer, Helen, wife, 25, m. at 22, b. NY, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia
    Mayer, Richard, son, 2 6/12, b. CT, father b. Germany, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Samuel, father-in-law, 46, wd, b. Russia, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia, immigrated 1900, naturalized, tailor, tailor shop
    Sackett, Herbert, brother-in-law, 9, b. CT, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia
    Sackett, Sidney, brother-in-law, 17, b. CT, father b. Russia, mother b. Russia.
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