Ann A Sackett

FatherJabez B Sackett (1788-1870)
MotherAnna Dewey (1794-1832)
Adoptive fatherJames Sacket (1786-1862)
Adoptive motherAlmena Wright (1798-1891)
Birth1832, PennsylvaniaG,1,2
Death1892, Barry County, MichiganG
Ann A Sackett, daughter of Jabez B Sackett and Anna Dewey, was born in PennsylvaniaG on 1 January 1832.1,2 She died aged 60 in Barry County, MichiganG, on 20 January 1892 and was buried at Prairieville Cemetery, Prairieville, Barry CountyG.3,4
     Ann's mother Anna died just two weeks after Ann's birth in January 1832. It would appear that the daughter was adopted by Jabez's brother James and his wife Almena who, as far as is known, were otherwise childless.
     In 1850 Ann was living in Mead, Crawford County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of her [adoptive] parents James and Almena, and was recorded in the census as Ann Sackett, aged 18 and born in Pennsylvania.5
     In 1860 she was living in MeadvilleG in the household of her parents James and Almena, and was recorded as Anna Sacket, aged 28.6
     In 1870 she was living in Prairieville, Barry County, MichiganG, in the household of her mother Almena, and was recorded as Anna Sacket, aged 38.7
     Ann was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in Mead, Crawford County, PennsylvaniaG, on 9 May 1862 and proved on 3 January 1871. She was to receive a sum of $10.
     In 1880 she was living in PrairievilleG in the household of her mother Almena, and was recorded as Ann A Sacket, single, aged 46.8 [Census records before 1880 do not give relationships; in 1880 Almena and Ann are recorded as mother and daughter.]
Ann A Sackett (1832–1892), Prairieville Cemetery, Barry County, Michigan
(Src: Find a Grave, Scout)
Ann A Sackett (1832–1892), Prairieville Cemetery, Barry County, Michigan
(Src: Find a Grave, Scout)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1305. Ann A. Sacket, b. Jan. 1, 1832."
  2. Adelbert M Dewey, Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U.S.N., and Dewey Family History, Dewey Publishing Company, Westfield, MA (1898), digital image, Ancestry.com, p314, "Anna A. [Sackett, dau of Jabez Sackett & Ann Dewey], b. Jan. 1, 1832; unm."
  3. Find a Grave.
  4. Ann A Sackett and her adoptive mother Almena were commemorated on the same grave memorial.
  5. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_770, p. 153
    Mead, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    74/74
    Sackett, James, 62, farmer, b. MA
    Sackett, Almina, 52, b. MA
    Sackett, Ann, 18, b. PA
    Sackett, Joseph, 50, farmer, b. MA.
  6. 1860 United States Federal Census, Page 425, FHL film 805099
    Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    Sacket, James, 72, farmer, real estate $2400, personal estate $600, b. MA
    Sacket, Almena, 62, b. MA
    Sacket, Anna, 28, b. PA
    McFadden, Ida, 4, b. PA
    Roberts, Thomas, 22, farm laborer, b. PA.
  7. 1870 United States Federal Census, Roll M593_661, p 241A, FHL film
    Prairieville, Barry, Michigan, 28 Jul 1870
    Sacket, Almena, 72, keeping house, real estate $1000, personal estate $200, b. MA
    Sacket, Anna, 38, at home, b. PA.
  8. 1880 United States Federal Census, FHL 1254571 NA T9-0571/219B
    Prairieville, Barry, Michigan
    Almina Sacket, head, widow, 81, b. MA, keeping house, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Ann A. Sacket, dau, single, 46, b. PA, keeping house, father b. MA, mother b. MA.
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
4th great-granddaughter of Simon Sackett the colonist
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Generation.Tree7O.3
Last Edited5 May 2024
Sackett Database2096 Ann A Sackett
 

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