Amos Sackett

(c 1800-aft 1880)
FatherJoseph Sackett1 (bt 1768 - 1770-)
Mother___ ___1 (-bef 1832)
Amos Sackett, son of Joseph Sackett and ___ ___, was born in Panton, Addison County, Vermont, in about 1800.1 He died in Michigan after 1880. He married first Lucinda Knickerbocker, daughter of Darius Knickerbocker and Prudence Ellsworth.1 Lucinda was born in Vermont in about 1801.1 He died in Pulaski, Sandstone Township, Jackson County, Michigan.1 He married second at Pulaski on 27 June 1849, Sally Burroughs.1 Sally was born in New York State in about 1800.1 She died before 1880.1
     In 1880 Amos was living in New Boston, Wayne County, Michigan, and was recorded in the census as Amos Sacket, a farmer, head of household, aged 80 and born in New York. He was recorded as single although he was by then twice widowed. Living with him was his daughter Prudence, aged 49.2

Children of Amos Sackett and Lucinda Knickerbocker

DescendantsSackett Family Association descendants of Amos Sackett and Lucinda Knickerbocker:
Dr Mary Lou Sackett-Penn, Lester L Sackett, Marlene Fitch and Richard A "Dick" Sackett.
ChartsTree 9. John Sackett of New Haven descendant chart
New Haven DNA chart 1

 Notes & Citations

  1. Website Thurmon King's database (
  2. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch (, FHL 1254610 NA T9-0610/204C
    New Boston, Wayne, Michigan
    Amos Sacket, head, single[?], 80, b. NY, farmer, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Prudence Sacket, dau, divorced, 49, b. NY, keeping house, father b. NY, mother b. NY.