William Chester Sackett
|Father||Aaron Sackett (1791-1872)|
|Mother||Huldah Camelia Tanner (1793-1855)|
In 1850 William was living in Tallmadge, Summit County, OhioG, in the household of his parents Aaron and Huldah, and was recorded in the census as William C Sackett, a farmer, aged 22 and born in Connecticut.7
In 1860 he was living in Copley, Summit CountyG, and was recorded as William Sackett, a farmer, aged 32. Living with him were his wife Hattie, 22, and their children, Clarence, 2, and Hattie, aged one.8
In 1870 he was living in CopleyG and was recorded as William C Sackett, a farmer & sawmill proprietor, aged 43. Living with him were his wife Harriet, 34, their children, Clarence, 12, and William A, aged four, and William C's father Aaron, aged 80.9
In 1880 he was living in CopleyG and was recorded as William C Sackett, a farmer and dairyman, head of household, aged 52. Living with him were his wife Harriet, 42, and their son William, aged 14.10
In 1900 he was living in CoventryG and was recorded as William C Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 72. Living with him were his wife Harriet, 62, his widowed sister Maria Kellogg, 68, and Harriet's unmarried brother James Galbraith, 57.11
—William Henry Perrin, History of Summit County, Ohio
3896 [sic: 3893]. William Chester Sackett, 1827–1902, of Akron, Ohio, son of (1522) Aaron and Huldah Camelia Tanner Sackett, was married, Mar. 18, 1857, to Harriet L. Galbraith, 18__–1906, daughter of Henry H. Galbraith and Ann Longworthy. Mr. Sackett was born in Warren, Conn. When about ten years of age he removed with his parents to Talmadge, O., and was brought up to the business of general farming. In 1851 he went to California, in which state, and Oregon, he remained for four years. Returning to Ohio he purchased from his brother, George, an extensive farm in Copley Township, Summit County, on which he resided until 1893, when he removed to a farm in Portage Township, on which he lived until the Spring of 1898, when he removed to a farm he had purchased in Coventry Township, on which he ended his days. He was a man of prominence in whatever community he lived, and served five years as president of Summit County Agricultural Society. Mrs. Sackett died at the farm in Coventry, Jan. 14, 1906.
6786. Hattie Galbraith Sackett, b. Apr. 26, 1859, d. Jan. 19, 1865.
6787. Ina Frank Sackett, b. Mar. 31, 1861, d. Mar. 31, 1865.
6788. William A. Sackett, b. Nov. 27, 1866; unmarried 1907.
Children of William Chester Sackett and Harriet L Galbraith
Notes & Citations
- Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "[Sacket], William Chester, s. [Aaron & Huldah], b. Oct. 29, 1827. Warren Vital Records, 1:145."
- William B Doyle, Centennial history of Summit County, Ohio and representative citizens (Chicago, IL: Biographical Pub. Co., 1908).
- "Ohio Deaths and Burials, 1854–1997" (FamilySearch transcript), "Wm. C. Sackett, 75, b. Conn., married, farmer, d. Coventry, Summit, Ohio, 14 Nov 1902. LDS database citing film 900949."
- Find a Grave.
- "Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774–1993" (Ancestry transcript), "18 Mar 1857, Summit County, Ohio, Wm C Sackett and Hattie S Galbraith."
- 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.
- 1860 United States Federal Census
Roll: M653_1039; Page: 31; Family History Library Film: 805039
Copley, Summit County, Ohio, 8 Jun 1860
Sackett, William, 32, farmer, real estate $1,200, personal estate $2,000, b. CT
Sackett, Hattie, 22, b. OH
Sackett, Clarence H, 2, b. OH
Sackett, Hattie G, 1, b. OH.
- 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.
- 1880 United States Federal Census
FHL 1255069 NA T9-1069/167A
Copley, Summit, Ohio
William C. Sackett, head, married, 52, b. CT, farmer & dairyman, father b. CT, mother b. CT
Harriet L. Sackett, wife, 42, b. OH, keeping house, father b. Scotland, mother b. NY
William A. Sackett, son, 14, b. OH, at school, father b. CT, mother b. OH.
- 1900 United States Federal Census
Page: 6; Enumeration District: 0085; FHL microfilm: 1241324
Coventry, Summit County, Ohio, 8 Jun 1900
Sackett, William C, head, b. Oct 1827, 72, m. 43y, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT, farmer, home owned on mortgage
Sackett, Harriet L, wife, b. Jul 1837, 62, m. 43y, b. OH, father b. Ireland, mother b. NY
Galbraith, James, b-in-law, b. Jan 1843, 57, single, b. OH, father b. Ireland, mother b. NY, farmer
Kellog, Maria S, sister, b. Jan 1832, 68, wd, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT.
|Sackett line||7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Charts||Line 3a (American)|
|Last Edited||28 Sep 2022|