Elizabeth Sackett

FatherJoseph S Sackett (1715/16-1798)
MotherSarah Vansant (1726-1796)
Elizabeth Sackett, daughter of Joseph S Sackett and Sarah Vansant, was born probably in Wrightstown, Bucks County, PennsylvaniaG, in about 1757.1 She died after 1822.
     Elizabeth was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in Wrightstown, Bucks County, PennsylvaniaG, on 21 October 1793.2
     Elizabeth was named in the will of her sister Sally made in Northampton, PennsylvaniaG, in August 1822.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. Birth date estimated based on order of daughters' names in father's will.
  2. Will of Joseph Sackett of Wrightstown Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 21 October 1793, proved, 27 March 1798 (Probate file 02837) (Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Abstracts of Wills, 1785-1825),
    "Joseph Sackett, Wrightstown Twp., yeoman, 'far advanced in age.' October 21, 1793. Codicil November 1, 1794. Proved March 27, 1798.
    Wife Sarah. Son Joseph, son-in-law Simon Bennitt and son-in-law Joshua Dungan, son of Joseph, exrs. Sons Simon and Joseph. Daus., Clauche, Rachel, Sarah, Elizabeth, Rebecca. Gddau. Mary Kinsey, 'Goods lent to Dau. Patience, and in possession of her father John Kinsey.' Land purchased of Joseph Wilkinson and John Watson. Do. adj. Garret Vansant and Samuel Kirk.
    Wits: Isaac Chapman, Thomas Chapman, Sarah Chapman."
  3. Sackett database, citing Thomas G. Myers; Bucks County, Pennsylvania Will Abstracts 1825-1870; Willow Bend Books, 2000; Westminster, Maryland. "Will #5503, Aug 1822, Book 10, page 430: Sally Sackett, Northampton Twp, brother in law William Wetherell, nephew Simon Wetherell. Money toward building meeting house in Wrightstown for Religious Society of Methodists. Friend Robert McCoy. Nieces Mercy Eastburn, Sarah Snider, Sarah Hart, Elenor Dungan, Ann Chapman, Sarah Supplie and Clara Lee. Sister Elizabeth. Exec: nephew Christian Snider and John Hart. Wit: Isaac Chapman, John Chapman. Proved 25 Feb 1826."
Sackett line5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
3rd great-granddaughter of Simon Sackett the colonist
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited25 Jun 2021
Sackett Database14795 Elizabeth Sackett

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