Bertram Watson Sackett

FatherWillis B Sackett (1853-before 1895)
MotherEmma Vahldieck (1867-)
Birth1885, IllinoisG,1
MarriageMartha Elizabeth ___
Bertram Watson Sackett, son of Willis B Sackett and Emma Vahldieck, was born in IllinoisG on 29 September 1885.1 He married Martha Elizabeth ___.
     In 1900 Bertram was living in Odell, Livingston County, IllinoisG, in the household of his mother Emma and stepfather Abraham Woodbury, and was recorded in the census as Bertram W Sackett, at school, aged 14 and born in Illinois.2
     Bertram completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was aged 32 and was living at 1045 East Marquette Road, Chicago, IllinoisG, with his wife Martha. He was employed as an electrician at the Pullman Company.1

 Notes & Citations

  1. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918" (FamilySearch image), Illinois, Chicago, Cook, Roll 211, Draft Board 17.
    "Serial no. 962, Bertram Watson Sackett, of 1045 E. Marquette Rd, Chicago, Cook,Ill, age 32, b. 29 Sep 1885, white, native born, electrician, Pullman Co, 110th St & Cottage, Chicago, Cook, Ill, nok: Martha Elizabeth Sackett, wife, 1045 E. Marquette Rd, Chicago, Cook, Ill.,Registrant: tall ht, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair. Reg 12 Sep 1918."
  2. 1900 United States Federal Census, Roll: 318; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0108; FHL microfilm: 1240318
    Odell, Livingston County, Illinois, 5 Jun 1900
    Woodbury, Abraham, head, b. Jul 1867, 32, m. 5y, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NY, house painter, home owned free of mortgage
    Woodbury, Emma, wife, b. May 1867, 32, m. 5y, 4 ch, all living, b. IL, father b. Germany, mother b. Germany
    Sackett, Bertram W, stepson, b. Sep 1885, 14, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL, at school
    Sackett, Minnie E, stepdau, b. Jan 1888, 12, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL, at school
    Sackett, Fred A, stepson, b. Mar 1890, 10, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL, at school
    Sackett, Laura B, stepdau, b. Mar 1892, 8, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IL, at school.
Last Edited30 Oct 2015

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