Darius Parmalee Sackett

(c 1845-)
FatherDeacon Clark Sackett (1793-1862)
MotherLaura Melissa Akins (1801-1846)
Darius Parmalee Sackett, son of Deacon Clark Sackett and Laura Melissa Akins, was born in OhioG in about 1845.1,2 He married on 15 January 1874, Emma Chittenden Fitch, daughter of Rev Andrew Fitch and Cornelia Chittenden.3
     In 1850 Darius was living in TallmadgeG in the household of his father Clark and stepmother Jane, and was recorded in the census as Darius Sackett, aged eight and born in Ohio.4
     In 1860 he was living in GeneseoG in the household of his sister Cynthia and brother-in-law Martin Luther Heath, and was recorded as Darius Sackett, aged 19 and born in Ohio.5
     In 1880 Darius was living in Oakland, Alameda County, CaliforniaG, and was recorded in the census as D P Sackett, a school principal, aged 35 and born in Ohio. Living with him were his wife Emma, 30, and their daughter Winifred, aged five. There were five schoolboys in the household, described as sons but presumably pupils at Darius's school. Also in the household were two Chinese male servants.6

Child of Darius Parmalee Sackett and Emma Chittenden Fitch

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3802. Darius P. Sacket."
  2. Census.
  3. "The descendants of Rev Thomas Hooker, Hartford, Connecticut, 1586–1908" (Ancestry image), has name Eunice Chittenden Fitch.
  4. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_732, p. 492
    Tallmadge, Summit, Ohio
    Sackett, Clark, 55, m, farmer, real estate $4700, b. CT
    Sackett, Jane, M, 40, f, b. CT
    Sackett, Edwin, 22, m, farmer, b. OH
    Sackett, Clark, 13, m, b. OH
    Sackett, Charles, 11, m, b. OH
    Sackett, Darius, 8, m, b. OH
    Pierce, Flavius, 21, m, b. CT
    Pierce, Ranson, 18, m, b. CT
    Pierce, Fanny, 16, f, b. CT
    Pierce, Edward, 14, m, b. CT
    Pierce, Turman, 12, m, b. OH
    Pierce, Catheine, 10, f, twin, b. OH
    Pierce Josephine, 10, f, twin, b. OH
    Kryder, Elizabeth, 18, f, b. OH.
  5. 1860 United States Federal Census, Page 479, FHL film
    Geneseo, Livingston, New York, Jul 1860
    Heath, Stephen, 77, farmer, real estate $12500, personal estate $2200, b. CT
    Heath, Luther, 41, b. NY
    Heath, Cynthia, 35, b. OH
    Heath, Marcia, 9, b. NY
    Heath, Theodore, 7, b. NY
    Prosser, Louisa, 38, b. NY
    Rexford, Fredrick, 20, laborer, b. NY
    Sackett, Darius, 19, b. OH
    Sackett, Charles, 21, b. OH.
  6. 1880 United States Federal Census, 2nd Ward, Oakland, Alameda, California
    Emma C. Sackett, wife, married, 30, b. MI, accademy, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    D. P. Sackett, husband, 35, b. OH, school principal, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Winifred Sackett, dau, 5, b. CA, father b. OH, mother b. MI
    Walter Wheeler, son, 15, b. CA, goes to school, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Harry Wheeler, son, 13, b. CA, goes to school, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Albert Wheeler, son, 10, b. CA, goes to school, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Rymond Wheeler, son, 8, b. CA, goes to school, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    George Sheridan, son, 12, b. Nevada, goes to school, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    [+ 2 male Chinese servants]
    FHL 1254061 NA T9-0061/122A (TEK).
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited18 Jun 2021
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
3328 Darius Parmalee Sackett

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