Minerva Sackett

(c 1840-)
FatherColonel Orange Sackett (1796-1877)
MotherAmanda Minerva Sheldon (c 1800-1880)
Minerva Sackett, daughter of Colonel Orange Sackett and Amanda Minerva Sheldon, was born in New York StateG in about 1840.1,2
     In 1850 Minerva was living in York, Livingston County, New York StateG, in the household of her parents Orange and (Amanda) Minerva, and was recorded in the census as Minerva Sacket, aged ten and born in New York.3
     In 1860 she was living in York, Livingston CountyG, in the household of her parents Orange and Amanda, and was recorded as Minerva Sackett, aged 20.4

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3910. Minerva Sacket."
  2. Census.
  3. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_525, p. 294
    York, Livingston, New York
    Sacket, Orange, 54, m, farmer, b. Can [sic]
    Sacket, Minerva, 50, f, b. MA
    Sacket, Jas, 25, m, b. NY
    Sacket, Sarah, 23, f, b. NY
    Sacket, Frances, 31, f, b. NY
    Sacket, Saml, 19, m, b. NY
    Sacket, Cornelia, 16, f, b. NY
    Sacket, Orange, 13, m, b. NY
    Sacket, Minerva, 10, f, b. NY.
  4. 1860 United States Federal Census, Page: 350; Family History Library Film: 803778
    York, Livingston County, New York, 16 Jul 1860
    Sackett, Orange, 64, farmer, real estate $35,000, personal estate $9,000, b. CT
    Sackett, Amanda, 60, b. MA
    Sackett, James, 34, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Sarah, 32, b. NY
    Sackett, Samuel, 27, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Cornelia, 25, b. NY
    Sackett, Orange, 22, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Minerva, 20, b. NY
    Spear, Ellen, 28, domestic, b. Ireland
    Gallagan, James, 17, labourer, b. Ireland
    Marra, Wm, 17, labourer, b. Ireland
    Graham, Thomas, 15, labourer, b. NY
    Cassada, Edward, 19, labourer, Ireland
    Ryne, John, 21, labourer, b. Ireland
    Graham, Richard, 12, labourer, b. Ireland.
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Descendants of Orange Sackett
Last Edited28 Mar 2020
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
3721 Minerva Sackett

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