Harry Martin Sackett

FatherFilertus Sackett (1828-1895)
MotherCaroline Sophia (O'Rear) Jemison (1841-1927)
Marriage1906, Jackson CountyGNancy B Dyer4,6
Harry Martin Sackett (1879–1948) and son Harry Dyer Sackett
(Src: Amanda Aleman)
Harry Martin Sackett, son of Filertus Sackett and Caroline Sophia (O'Rear) Jemison, was born in MissouriG on 28 January 1879.1,2,3 He died aged 69 in Kansas City, Jackson County, MissouriG, on 7 February 19484,5 and was buried at Mount Mariah Cemetery, Kansas CityG.7,8,3 He married in Jackson CountyG on 23 September 1906, Nancy B Dyer, daughter of Henry Bluford Dyer and Ella Thankful Carpenter.4,6 Nancy was born in Lone Jack, Jackson CountyG, on 8 January 1884.5,9,10 She died aged 64 in Kansas CityG on 24 December 1948 and was buried at Mount Mariah CemeteryG.5,7,11,12
     In 1880 Harry was living in Butler, Bates County, MissouriG, in the household of his parents Filer and Caroline, and was recorded in the census as Harry Sacket, aged one and born in Missouri.13
     In 1900 he was living at Main Street, ButlerG, in the household of his widowed mother Caroline, and was recorded as Harry M Sackett, a grocery clerk, aged 21.14
     In 1910 he was living in Kansas CityG in the household of his widowed mother Caroline, and was recorded as Harry M Sackett, a musician in an orchestra, aged 30. His wife Nancy, 25, was living with him.15
     Harry completed a World War I draft registration card on 12 September 1918. He was then aged 39 and was living at 1310 Holmes, Kansas City, Jackson County, MissouriG, with his wife Nancy. He was self-employed as a chauffeur and musician.16
     In 1920 he was living at Holmes Street, Kansas CityG, and was recorded as Harry M Sackett, a musician in an orchestra, head of household, aged 40. He rented his home. Living with him were his wife Nancy, 35, and their son Harry Jr, aged three. Also in the household were Nancy's unmarried brother Eugene Dyer, 40, Nancy's divorced sister Dilys Brehm, 37, and Dilys's son Henry, aged eleven.17
     In 1930 he was living in Kansas CityG and was recorded as Harry M Sackett, a photographer, head of household, aged 51. He owned his home. Living with him were his wife Nancy, 46, and their son Harry D, aged 14.18
     In 1940 he was living at Highland, Kansas CityG, and was recorded as Harry M Sackett, a photographer, head of household, aged 61, His wife Nancy, 56, was living with him.19
     Harry completed a World War II draft registration card on 27 April 1942. He was aged 63 and was a self-employed musician. He was living at 2703 East 46th Street, Kansas CityG.20

Kansas City, Missouri, Directory

1903Sackett Caroline S wid Phil r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M helper Tegeler Baking & Merc Co r 1310 Holmes
1904Sackett Caroline S wid Phil r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M driver r 1310 Holmes
1905Sackett Caroline S wid Filer r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M driver r 1310 Holmes
1906Sackett Caroline S wid Filer fur rms 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M agt Prudential Ins Co dist no 1 r 1310 Holmes
1908Sackett Caroline S wid Filer r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M clk Nat Bank of Commerce r 1310 Holmes
1909Sackett Caroline S wid Filer r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M music r 1310 Holmes
1912Sackett Harry M music Musicians Club 207 E 14th r 424 Denver av
1913, 1914Sackett Caroline S wid Filer r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M music r 1310 Holmes
1915[Caroline not listed]
Sackett Harry M music r 1310 Holmes
1916Sackett Carolyne wid Filer r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M music r 1318 [sic] Holmes
1917Sackett Caroline S wid F r 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry M music r 1310 Holmes
1918Sackett Caroline S wid Filertus L h 1310 Holmes
Sackett Harry music r 1318 Holmes
Sackett Harry M expr 1310 Holmes
Sackett Nancy furn rms 1318 Holmes
1919Sackett Harry M music h 4408 E 38th
1927Sackett Harry M musician h4411 Park av
1930Sackett Harry M (Nancy) slsmn h4411 Park av
1931Sackett Harry M (Nancy) photog h4411 Park av
1933Sackett Harry M (Nancy D) dancing 4816 Prospect av h do
1934Sackett Harry M (Nancy) photog r3844 Mich av
Nancy (Dyer) Sackett
(1884-1948)
(Src: Amanda Aleman)
Harry Martin Sackett (1879–1948), Mount Mariah Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri
(Src: Find a Grave, KAB)
Nancy (Dyer) Sackett (1884–1948), Mount Mariah Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri
(Src: Find a Grave, KAB)

Child of Harry Martin Sackett and Nancy B Dyer


Sackett—Harry Martin, age 69, of 2703 East 46th, passed away at the General hospital Feb. 7, 1948. Survived by his wife Nancy Dyer Sackett of the home, and Harry D. Sackett, son and grandson, Gary Gene Sackett of the home, 2 brothers, Burr R. Sackett of Tampa, Fla., and Lete Sackett of Ontario, Ore. Funeral services at The Chapel, 918 Brooklyn 2 p.m. Tuesday. Burial Mt. Moriah cemetery.

The Kansas City Times, Kansas City, Missouri, 9 Feb 1948, p 14


Sackett—Mrs. Nancy Dyer Sackett, 64, of 2703 East Forty-sixth, died yesterday at St Luke's hospital. She was the widow of Harry M. Sackett, a photographer who specialized in pictures of babies. He formerly was a drummer which he continued as an avocation. He died last February. Surviving are a son, Harry D. Sackett of the home; a sister, Mrs. Owen H. Taber, 5000 Michigan, and a brother, G. Eugene Dyer, 3218 East Sixty-first.

The Kansas City Times, Missouri, 25 Dec 1948, p 16

 Notes & Citations

  1. Gravestone.
  2. Census.
  3. "U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, Harry M, b. Missouri, 28 Jan 1879, d. 7 Feb 1948, claim date 20 Feb 1948. 11 Aug 1978 listed as Harry M Sackett."
  4. Email from Carol Sackett to Sackett Discussion List, 28 Jan 2007.
  5. Email from Amanda Aleman to Chris Sackett, Jun 2023.
  6. "Missouri, U.S., Jackson County Marriage Records, 1840-1985" (Ancestry image), "22 Sep 1906 affidavit for license sworn at Jackson County, MO. Harry M Sackett, 27, & Nancy B Dyer, 22. Both of KC, Jackson, MO."; "23 Sep 1906 Harry M Sackett Nancy B Dyer. Both of Jackson County, MO. At Jackson County."
  7. Find a Grave.
  8. "Missouri, Death Certificates 1910–1969" (Ancestry image), "Sackett, Harry M, d. Research Hospital, Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, 7 Feb 1948, length of stay 1 day, in this community 32y, res. 2703 East 46 St, Kansas City, age 69, b. Missouri, 28 Jan 1879, photographer, self-employed, married, wife Nancy Dyer Sackett, age 64, father Filer Sackett, mother Caroline Orear, informant Harry Dyer Sackett, 2703 E 46 St, cause heart failure, bur. Mt Moriah."
  9. Death record.
  10. "Missouri, Birth Registers, 1847–1910" (Ancestry image), "8 Jan 1884, Van Buren, Jackson, Missouri, Dwyer [sic], female, father Henry Bluford Dyer b. IN, mother Ella Thankful Dyer b. WI."
  11. Obituary.
  12. "Missouri, Death Certificates 1910–1969", (Ancestry image), "Sackett, Nancy Dyer, d. St Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, 24 Dec 1948, length of stay 1 day, in this community 40y, res. 2703 E 46 St, Kansas City, age 64-11-16, b. Lone Jack, Jackson County, Mo, 8 Jan 1884, widow of Harry M Sackett, father Harry Blue Dyer, mother Ella T Carpenter, informant Harry D Sackett, 2703 E 46 St, cause leukemia, bur. Mt Moriah Cem."
  13. 1880 United States Federal Census, FHL 1254673 NA T9-0673/190A
    Butler, Bates, Missouri
    Filer Sacket, head, married, 52, b. IN, grocery merchant, father b. VT, mother b. OH
    Caroline S. Sacket, wife, 38, b. IN, keeping house, father b. KY, mother b. -
    L. F. Sacket, son, 13, b. MO, father b. -, mother b. -
    Harry Sacket, son, 1, b. MO, father b. -, mother b. -
    William R. Hepler, other, single, 16, b. IN, clerk in grocery store, father b. IN, mother b. IN.
  14. 1900 United States Federal Census, Roll 839, p 9, Enumeration District 0013, FHL microfilm
    Main Street, Butler, Bates County, Missouri
    Sackett, Caroline S, head, b. Aug 1841, 58, wd, b. IN, father b. KY, mother b. NC, home rented
    Sackett, Harry M, son, b. Jan 1879, 21, grocer clerk, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Sackett, Burr R, son, b. Apr 1883, 17, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Blaine, George M, boarder, b. Jun 1875, 24, clergyman, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. KY.
  15. 1910 United States Federal Census, Roll T624_787, p 9b, Enumeration District 0122, FHL microfilm 1374800
    Ward 9, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
    Sackett, Caroline S, head, 67, landlady, rooming house, b. IN, father b. KY, mother b. NC
    Sackett, Harry M, son, 30, m. 4y, musician, orchestra, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IN
    Sackett, Nancy, daughter-in-law, 25, m. 4y, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. MO.
  16. "US, World War I draft registrations records 1917–1918" (FamilySearch image), Missouri, Jackson Co., Kansas City. Roll 1683380. Missouri, Kansas City, Local Board Div. No. 6.
    "No. 1417. Harry Martin Sackett. Age 39. Address: 1310 Holmes, Kansas City, Jackson Co., KS. b. 29 Jan 1879. Race = White. Native born. Occupation: Chauffer and musician. Employer: Himself. Place of Employment: 4408 E. 38, KC, Jackson Co., Mo. Nearest Relative: Mrs. Nancy Sackett/wife, 1310 Holmes, Kansas City, Jackson Co., Mo. Race = White. Medium height, medium build, brown eyes, brown hair, disability [blank]. Registration Date: 12 Sep 1918."
  17. 1920 United States Federal Census, Roll: T625_926; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 100
    Holmes Street, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, 10 Jan 1920
    Sackett, Harry M, head, home rented, 40, married, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IN, musician, orchestra
    Sackett, Nancy D, wife, 35, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. WI
    Sackett, Harry Jr, son, 3 11/12, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. MO
    Dyer, Eugene, bro-in-law, 40, single, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. WI
    Brehm, Dilys, sis-in-law, 37, divorced, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. WI
    Brehm, Henry, nephew, 11, b. MO, father b. WI, mother b. MO.
  18. 1930 United States Federal Census, Page: 26B; Enumeration District: 0225; FHL microfilm: 2340937
    Park, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, 17 Apr 1930
    Sackett, Harry M, head, home owned $2,500, 51, m. at 28, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. IN, photographer, at home
    Sackett, Nancy D, wife, 46, m. at 23, b. MO, father b. IN, mother b. WI
    Sackett, Harry D, son, 14, b. MO, father b. MO, mother b. MO.
  19. 1940 United States Federal Census, Roll m-t0627-02177, p 3A, ED 116-280
    Highland, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
    Sackett, Harry M, head, 61, photographer, b. MO, home rented, $12
    Sackett, Nancy, wife, 56, photo finishing, b. MO.
  20. "US World War II draft registration cards 1942" (Ancestry image), "Harry Martin Sackett, 2703 E 46th St, Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, age 63, b. Butler, Missouri, 28 Jan 1879, contact O H Taber, 5000 Michigan, Kansas City, emp. self, musician, race white, ht 5 6, eyes hazel, hair black, wt 165, complexion dark. Reg Kansas City, 27 Apr 1942."
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