Ebenezer Buel Sackett

FatherLieutenant Elijah Sacket (1768-1813)
MotherDorothy Hitchcock (1767-1828)
Marriage1828Emily Taylor1
Ebenezer Buel Sackett, hatter, son of Lieutenant Elijah Sacket and Dorothy Hitchcock, was born in Hartford, New JerseyG, on 2 December 1803.1,2 He died aged 63 in Columbus, Franklin County, OhioG, on 5 November 18671 and was buried at Green Lawn Cemetery, ColumbusG.3 He married on 29 July 1828, Emily Taylor.1 Emily was born in St Lawrence County, New York StateG, on 22 March 1807.3,4 She died aged 90 on 27 December 1897 and was buried at Falls Cemetery, Wabash, Wabash County, IndianaG.3
     Ebenezer was listed in the 1830 census as a householder in Champion, Jefferson County, New York StateG.5 In 1840 he was a householder in Ridgway, Orleans County, New York StateG.6
     In 1850 Ebenezer was living in Columbus, Franklin County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Eb B Sackett, a hatter, aged 42 [actually 46] and born in New York. Living with him were his wife Emily, 35 [43], and their children, Irwin, 21, and Ermina, 18.7
     In 1870 Ebenezer's widow Emily was living in Columbus, Franklin County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Emelia Sackett, aged 63. Her daughter Ermina, 35, was living with her.8
     In 1880 she was living in Carthage, Jefferson County, New York StateG, in the household of her sister Lovicy and brother-in-law Suel Gilbert, and was recorded as Emily Sackett, aged 73. Her unmarried daughter Ermina, 48, was living with her.9

Columbus Directory

1875Sackett Emily, widow of Ebenezer B., 56 w. Washington ave.
Emily (Taylor) Sackett (1807–1897), Falls Cemetery, Wabash, Indiana
(Src: Find a Grave, MHS71)

Children of Ebenezer Buel Sackett and Emily Taylor

1220. Ebenezer Buel Sackett, 1803–1867, of Champion, Jefferson County, N. Y., and Columbus, Ohio, son of (545) Lieut. Elijah Sackett and Dorothy Hitchcock, was married, July 29, 1828, to Emily Taylor. He resided and kept a hatshop at Champion after his marriage until 1840, when he removed to and spent the remaining years of his life at Columbus, O.
3120. Erwin Gilbert Sackett, b. Nov. 28, 1829; m. Mary E. Clary.
3121. Ermina Prudence Sackett, m. ___ Roberts.

Mrs. Emily Sackett.
Wabash, Ind., Dec. 28.—Mrs. Emily Sackett, one of the oldest residents of Wabash, died this morning of old age. She was born ninety-two years ago in New York, and until a few years ago made her home at Columbus, O., whence she came to Wabash. The funeral takes place Wednesday at 3:30 o'clock.

The Indianapolis Journal, Indianapolis, Indiana, 29 Dec 1897, p 2

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1220. Ebenezer B. Sackett, b. Dec. 2, 1803, d. Nov. 5, 1867; m. Emily Taylor."
  2. "Ohio Deaths and Burials, 1854–1997" (FamilySearch transcript), "Ebenezer Buel Sackett, b. Hartford, N.J., hatter, 2 Dec 1804, d. Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, 5 Nov 1867, father Elijah Sackett, mother Dorotha H. Sackett. Film 285206."
  3. Find a Grave.
  4. Birthplace from son Erwin's death certificate.
  5. 1830 United States census, "Ebenezer B Sacket, Champion, Jefferson, New York, 1 male under 5, 2 males 15-19, 2 males 20-29, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 15-19, 1 female 20-29, 1 female 40-49, total 9."
  6. 1840 United States census, "Ebenezer B Sacket, Ridgway, Orleans County, New York State, 1 male 10-14, 1 male 30-39, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 20-29, total 4."
  7. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 679, p 237a
    Columbus Ward 4, Franklin, Ohio
    Sackett, Eb B, 42, hatter, real estate $1,400, b. NY
    Sackett, Emily, 35, b. NY
    Sackett, Irwin, 21, jeweller, b. NY
    Sackett, Ermina, 18, b. NY
    Jefford, Jane, 39, b. NY
    Jefford, Polly, 3, b. NY
    Golliday, Mary, 18, b. OH.
  8. 1870 United States Federal Census, Roll M593_1201, p 120A
    Columbus Ward 2, Franklin, Ohio
    Sacket, Emelia, 63, keeping house, personal estate $100, b. NY
    Sacket, Enidia?, 35, at home, b. NY.
  9. 1880 United States Federal Census, Roll 840, p 290c, Enumeration District 151
    Carthage, Jefferson, New York
    Gilbert, Suel, head, 78, carpenter, b. VT, father b. VT, mother b. VT
    Gilbert, Lovicy, wife, 75, keeps house, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Sackett, Emily, sister-in-law, 73, widow, b. NY, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Sackett, Ermina P., niece, 48, single, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Hoag, Charlotte J., boarder, 23, b. NY, teacher in public school, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Cline, Margaret, servant, widow, 36, b. Canada, father b. Canada, mother b. Canada.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
4th great-grandson of Simon Sackett the colonist
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited9 Jul 2024
Sackett Database1484 Ebenezer Buel Sackett

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