Significant changes to Sackett-tree.org
database for May 2016
Bertha Viola Sackett (#8674): Added death information; corrected
spelling of spouse’s surname (Calaway). Added burial data for both,
children, spouses of children, and parent data for all in this family.
John Sackett Sherman (#65470): Added death and burial information;
updated name and birthdate. Corrected spouse’s maiden name (Harriet
Adelaide Purdy); updated her birthplace; added her death and burial
information, her parents (James & Betsey Purdy), and her first husband
(John Henry Stecker). Added children of John Stecker and Harriet.
Sarah Sherman (#65648), John Sackett Sherman’s sister: Added death and
burial information; updated birth information; added spouse (Thomas
Cook) and children, their spouses & children, etc.; added parents of
Thomas Cook. Interestingly, one son of Thomas and Sarah (Ozro C.)
appears to have married Mary Haley, a cousin once removed, the daughter
of James Haley and Angelina Cordelia Sherman (#36116). Richard Sherman
(#25388) and Elvira Cross (#36107) would be their nearest common ancestors.
Added census records, marriage, and spouse details to Grace Sackett
Added birth, census, and death details to Doris Jean Cranmer (#21738)
and her parents.
Added birth, census, marriage, and voter records to Isaac Newton Cooper
Sr. (#24042) and his wife, Eugenia Woodward (#24043).
Added spouse and children to Zella Katherine Dunlop (#24027).
Added death information to Adelbert Darwin Sackett (#8667). Added birth
location, spouse, children, etc. to his daughter, Julia.
Added the 1850, 1860, and 1870 Censuses to James William Major and Mary
Ann Sackett (#4473) and their children.
Added data to Alexander Quinn and Amanda Ellen Major (#9717) and their
children. Four of their six children died young. Also updated the
children of Alexander Quinn and Permelia Ann Major (#9715).
Added spouse, children, and other descendants to Adda “Addie” Quinn
(#10175), as well as updating and adding to her data.
Added details to Ralph Emerson Sackett, Sr. (#9847) and his family,
including the addition of two sisters.
Corrected burial location for Dolly Sackett (#1238) and husband Rev.
Jesse Viets; added a bio for Jesse; added birth, death, and burial
information to Jesse’s parents. Regarding the children of Dolly and Jesse:
1. Added burial information to Jesse Viets.
2. Added a bio, spouse, nine children, and census data to son Rev.
Rodney Viets (#30342).
3. Added a spouse and five children to Rollin Viets (#30343).
4. Added a spouse and three children to Dolly Ann Viets (#30344).
5. Added a spouse and five children to Mary Ann Viets (#30346).
6. Added a spouse and six children to Rose Ann Viets (#30345).
Added a daughter to Seymour George Hunt (#36701) and his wife, Betsey
Cordeila Clark. Also added the daughter’s spouse and his parents.
Corrected spelling of Forrest Oakland Misener (#40935).
Validated all database locations in Ashtabula County, Ohio, adding
missing cemeteries to the cemetery roster.
Added death dates for the parents of Edytha /Ely/ (#64002).
Corrected name, birth location, and added burial information for Edward
H. Sackett (#13417) and his wife.
Added census records to family of Judson Canfield (#25272) and family;
added birth locations to children.
Added death record for Della M. Joyce (#793).
Added spouse to Francis Irene Fish (#14286).
Added four children to family of Clarence Lee Fish (#14275) based on
census records. Corrected birth location and added birth information to
wife. Corrected death date of child (Roberta Jean Fish, #14288). Added
numerous descendants of Clarence.
Corrected burial location for Elva A. Laugherty (#18369). Added birth,
death, and burial information for her parents. Corrected birth & death
information for her husband, Edward M. Sackett (#18334). Added three
children, spouses, and spousal parents.
Corrected birth and death dates for Henry Sackett (#15504) and his wife.
Added two children to Robert Chesney Sackett (#18332) and his wife.
Added burial location for Edward Sackett [was Sacket] (#1242). His
headstone has two Ts. Added birth, death, and burial information for his
spouse, and added her parents and their data.
Added burial location for Benjamin Franklin Sackett (#1244) and his wife.
Corrected the name of Jennie C. Sackett (#1247) to Virginia Caroline
“Jennie” Sackett based on added marriage record.
Added birth information to Joel Walter McKinney, husband of Mary Eva
Peers (#1259); added children, etc.
Added a child to Sarah Sacket (#4088) and Enoch Limpus.
Added children and census data to the family of Edward H. Sackett (#13417).
Selected Statistics as of May 31, 2016:
Total Individuals: 43,340
Total Families: 15,912
Total Living Individuals: 8,214
Total Unique Surnames: 6,525
Thomas the Elder and descendants: 16,591
Simon Sackett the Colonist and descendants: 15,348
John the Colonist and descendants: 2,927
Josiah Crego Sackett and descendants: 68