Margaret Reeve Sackett

(1880-1955)
FatherAugustine Sackett (1841-1914)
MotherCharlotte Georgiana Rice
Margaret Reeve Sackett, daughter of Augustine Sackett and Charlotte Georgiana Rice, was born in Lee, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 19 July 1880.1,2 She died aged 74 in Manhattan, New York CityG, on 7 February 1955 and was buried at Fairmount Cemetery, LeeG.3 She married in ManhattanG on 17 October 1907, George Frederick Miles, son of George Elmer Miles and Emma Niefen....4,5
     In 1900 Margaret was living at Madison Avenue, New York CityG, in the household of her parents Augustine and Charlotte, and was recorded in the census as Margaret R Sackett, aged 19 and born in Massachusetts.6
     In 1910 she was living at St Nicholas Avenue, ManhattanG, in the household of her husband George F Miles, 28, a civil engineer, and was recorded as Margaret S Miles, aged 29. Living with them were their son, George S, aged one, and George Sr's unmarried aunt, Sara Rice, 49.7
     In 1920 she was living at St Nicholas Avenue, ManhattanG, in the household of her husband George, 38, president of a textiles company, and was recorded as Margaret Miles, aged 39. Living with them were their children, George, 11, and Sackett, aged 5, and George Sr's unmarried aunt, Sarah Rice, 58. There was also a female servant in the household.8
     In 1930 she was living at Fifth Avenue, New York CityG, in the household of her husband George, 50, president of a financial company, and was recorded as Margaret Miles, aged 46 and born in New York. Living with them were their sons, George, 21, and Sackett, aged 14.9
     Margaret visited England in 1939. She returned on the Queen Mary, arriving in New York on 9 March 1939. She was then living at 1158 Fifth Avenue, New York CityG.10
Margaret Reeve Sackett (1880–1955), Fairmount Cemetery, Lee, Massachusetts
(Src: Find A Grave, msimonds)

Children of Margaret Reeve Sackett and George Frederick Miles

Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 3760
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Descendants of Homer Sackett
Sackett Family Association descendants
Debra Bellanti.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "6855. Margaret Reeve Sackett, b. July 9, 1880."
  2. Vital Records, Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, v313, p43, birth, "1880 July 19, Margaret R Sackett, f, at Lee, d. Augustine & Charlotte G, of New York, manufacturer, father b. Warren Conn, mother b. Wayland Mass."
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  4. "New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866–1937", database, Ancestry.com, "17 Oct 1907, Manhattan, Margret R Sackett & George F Miles, cert 26398."
  5. "New York City Marriages, 1829–1940", database, FamilySearch, "17 Oct 1907, Manhattan, New York, George Frederick Miles, father Geo Elmer Miles, mother Emma Niefen...; to Margaret Reeves Sackett, father Augustine Sackett, mother Charlette J Rice."
  6. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1116, p. 7A, Enumeration District 0797, FHL microfilm 1241116
    Madison Ave, Manhattan, New York, 5 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Augustine, head, b. Mar 1850, 50, m. 29y, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT, manfr (paper)
    Sackett, Charlotte R, wife, b. Oct 1847, 52, m. 29y, 2 ch, both living, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Edith R, dau, b. Jan 1876, 24, single, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. MA
    Sackett, Margaret R, dau, b. Jul 1880, 19, single, b. MA, father b. CT, mother b. MA.
  7. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1025; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0660; FHL microfilm: 1375038
    St Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan, New York, 19 Apr 1910
    Miles, George F, head, 28, m1. 2y, b. NYC, father b. MA, mother b. DE, civil engineer, building construction
    Miles, Margaret S, wife, 29, m1. 2y, 1 ch, living, b. MA, father b. CT, mother b. MA
    Miles, George S, son, 1, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. MA
    Rice, Sara R, aunt, 49, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA.
  8. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_1224; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 1443
    St Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan, New York, 28 Jan 1920
    Miles, George F, head, 38, b. NY, father b. DE, mother b. MA, president, textiles, employer
    Miles, Margaret, wife, 39, b. MA, father b. CT, mother b. MA
    Miles, George S, son, 11, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. MA
    Miles, Sackett, son, 5, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. MA
    Rice, Sarah, aunt, 58, single, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Tuonie, Inepi?, servant, 26, b. Finland, father b. Finland, mother b. Finland, servant, private family.
  9. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 1566, p. 25B, Enumeration District 535, Image245.0
    Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, New York City
    Miles, George F, head, home owned, value $22,000, 50, m. at 23, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, president, financial co, veteran of WW
    Miles, Margaret, wife, 46, m. at 20, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Miles, George S, son, 21, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, occ: none
    Miles, Sackett, son, 14, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  10. "New York Passenger Lists, 1820–1957", digital image, Ancestry.com, SS Queen Mary, dep. Southampton, England, 4 Mar 1939, arr. New York, 9 Mar 1939, "Margaret Miles, 59, b. Lee, MA, 19 Jul 1880, US address 1158 5th Av, New York City."
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