Aaron Sackett

FatherHomer Sackett (1765-1853)
MotherSarah Carter (1768-1852)
Marriage1816, WarrenGHuldah Camelia Tanner2,3,4,6
Aaron Sackett, son of Homer Sackett and Sarah Carter, was born in Warren, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 7 June 1791.1,2,3 He died aged 80 at his son William's home in Copley, Summit County, OhioG, on 8 January 1872.2,3,4,5 He married in WarrenG on 15 May 1816, Huldah Camelia Tanner, daughter of Ebenezer Tanner and Lydia Hatch.2,3,4,6 Huldah was born in ConnecticutG on 10 August 1793.3,4 She died aged 61 on 24 April 1855.4
     Aaron was listed in the 1830 census as a householder in WarrenG.7
     Hulda was admitted to membership of the Congregational Church of Christ, WarrenG, on 25 September 1831. She was dismissed to a church in Ohio in 1835.8
     Aaron moved with his family in 1836 to Canandaigua, Ontario County, New York StateG, and again in 1838 to a permanent settlement in Tallmadge Township, Summit County, Ohio, where he acquired a tract of land.5
     Aaron was listed in the 1840 census as a householder in Tallmadge, Summit County, OhioG.9
     Aaron was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made at WarrenG in 1844. When the estate came to be valued in June 1853, it was found to be insolvent.
     In 1850 Aaron was living in Tallmadge, Summit County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Aaron Sackett, a farmer, aged 59. Living with him were his wife Huldah, 57, and their children, William, 22, and Sarah, aged twelve. There were also two male laborers in the household.10
     In 1870 he was living in CopleyG in the household of his son William and daughter-in-law Harriet, and was recorded as Aaron Sackett, aged 80.11

Children of Aaron Sackett and Huldah Camelia Tanner

1522. Aaron Sacket, 1791–1872, of Talmadge, O., son of (657) Homer and Sarah Carter Sacket, was married May 15, 1815, to Huldah Camelia Tanner, who died in 1855.
3888. Theodocia Sacket, b. Feb. 21, 1817; m. Samuel B. Hall.
3889. Harriet T. Sacket, b. Feb. 5, 1819, d. June 7, 1891; m. William C. Hartford.
3890. George Sacket, b. Jan. 6, 1821; m. 1st, Helen Williams.
3891. Sarah M. Sacket, b. Jan. 12, 1822, d. June 25, 1826.
3892. Emeline Sacket, b. June 6, 1825, d. Aug. 5, 1867.
3893. [3896 in full entry] William C. Sacket, b. Oct. 29, 1827; m. Harriet L. Gilbrath.
3894. Seth Sacket, Dec. 27, 1829; m. Edith Baldwin.
3895. Maria A. Sacket, b. June 11, 1832; m. Cornelius Kellogg.
3896. [3893 in full entry] Frances M. Sacket, b. May 18, 1834, d. June 4, 1870; m. Bruce Baldwin.
3897. Sarah M. Sacket, b. May 15, 1837; m. Henry C. Grant.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "[Sackett], Aaron, s. [Homer & Sarah], b. Jun. 7, 1791. Warren Vital Records, 1:115."
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1522. Aaron Sacket, b. Jan. 7, 1791, d. Jan. 8, 1872; m. Huldah C. Tanner."
  3. Howard Carter, Genealogy of Descendants of Thomas Carter ... of MA and CT, Norfolk, CT (1909), digital image, Ancestry.com, pp 50–51, "Aaron [Sackett, son of Homer Sackett and Sarah Carter] b. Jan. 5, 1791; d. Jan. 8, 1872; m. March 31, 1816, Huldah Camilla Tanner, b. Aug. 10, 1793, d. —, dau. of Ebenezer and Lydia (Hatch) Tanner."
  4. William Henry Perrin, History of Summit County, with an outline sketch of: Ohio (Chicago, IL: Baskin & Battey, 1881).
  5. William B Doyle, Centennial history of Summit County, Ohio and representative citizens (Chicago, IL: Biographical Pub. Co., 1908).
  6. "Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630–1920" (Ancestry image), Church of Christ, Warren, "Sackett, Aaron, m. Huldah Tanner, 15 May 1816. 2:23a."
  7. 1830 United States census, "Aaron Sackett, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-9, 1 male 15-19, 1 male 30-39, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-9, 2 females 10-14, 1 female 30-39, total 9."
  8. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, Church of Christ, Warren, "Sackett, Hulda Camilla, adm. ch. 25 Sep 1831. 2:119."; "Sackett, Hulda Cornella & Miss Theodocia Sacket, adm. ch. 20 Apr 1835, by certificate. 2:116."; "Sackett, Hulda C, adm. ch. 25 Sep 1831, on profession; dism. to church in Ohio, 1835. 5:84-5."
  9. 1840 United States census, "Aaron Sackett, Tallmadge, Summit County, Ohio, 2 males 10-14, 1 male 15-19, 1 male 40-49, 1 female under 5, 2 females 5-9, 1 female 15-19, 1 female 40-49, total 9."
  10. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_732, p. 484
    Tallmadge, Summit, Ohio, 18 Sep 1850
    Sackett, Aaron, 59, m, farmer, b. CT
    Sackett, Huldah C., 57, f, b. CT
    Sackett, William C., 22, m, farmer, b. CT
    Sackett, Sarah, 12, f, b. NY
    Hanford, George, 22, m, laborer, b. CT
    Brewer, Lewis, 27, m, laborer, b. ENG.
  11. 1870 United States Federal Census, Roll: M593_1270; Page: 171B; Family History Library Film: 552769
    Copley, Summit County, Ohio, 13 Aug 1870
    Sackett, William C, 43, farmer & sawmill proprietor, real estate $30,000, personal estate $3,400, b. CT
    Sackett, Harriet L, 34, keeping house, b. OH
    Sackett, Clarance H, 12, attending school, b. OH
    Sackett, William A, 4, at home, b. OH
    Sackett, Aaron, 80, at home, b. CT.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
4th great-grandson of Simon Sackett the colonist
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Last Edited25 Nov 2023
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