Erastus E Sacket1

FatherRolin Sackett (early 1780s-1863)
MotherLovina Edson (1786-1824)
Marriage1848, Rome, Perry County, IndianaGIsabella Frisby2
Erastus E Sacket, son of Rolin Sackett and Lovina Edson, was born in PennsylvaniaG on 2 August 1817.2 He died aged 51 in Luray, Clark County, MissouriG, on 17 April 18692 and was buried at Combs Cemetery, LurayG.2 He married at Rome, Perry County, IndianaG, on 5 March 1848, Isabella Frisby.2 Isabella was born in IndianaG on 12 May 1827. She died aged 82 in Clark County, MissouriG, on 10 April 1910.
     In 1850 Erastus was living in Tobin, Perry County, IndianaG, and was recorded in the census as Erastus Sacket, a miller, aged 32 and born in Pennsylvania. Living with him were his wife Isabel, 22, and their son Samuel, aged one.3
     In 1860 he was living in Wyaconda, Clark County, MissouriG, and was recorded as Erastus Sackett, a merchant, aged 40. Living with him were his wife Isabell, 31, and their children, Samuel, 11, and Mary, aged seven.4
     Erastus served in the Union army in the American Civil War. He was a sergeant in the 1st Missouri Volunteer Infantry, a regiment operating for three months in 1861.5
     In 1870 Erastus's widow Isabella was living in WyacondaG and was recorded in the census as Isabella Sacket, aged 43. Living with her were her children, Samuel, 21, and Mary, 18.6

Children of Erastus E Sacket and Isabella Frisby

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Sackett database.
  3. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 165, p 407A
    Tobin, Perry, Indiana, 19 Sep 1850
    Sacket, Erastus, 32, miller, real estate $700, b. PA
    Sacket, Isabel, 22, b. IN
    Sacket, Samuel F, 1, b. IN
    Connor, Fredrick, 23, laborer, b. IN.
  4. 1860 United States Federal Census, Page 727, FHL film 803614
    Wyaconda, Clark, Missouri, 25 Jul 1860
    Sackett, Erastus, 40, merchant, real estate $925, personal estate $4200, b. PA
    Sackett, Isabell, 31, b. IN
    Sackett, Saml, 11, b. IN
    Sackett, Mary, 7, b. IN.
  5. "1890 Veterans Schedules" (Ancestry image), Wyaconda Township, Clark County, Missouri
    Issabell Sackett widow of Erastus Sackett, Sergeant, K Company, 1 MO Vol, enlisted 17 June 1861, discharged 1 Oct 1861, service 3m 14d, PO address Luray, Missouri.
  6. 1870 United States Federal Census, Roll M593_769, p 641A, FHL film 552268
    Wyaconda, Clark, Missouri, 23 Jun 1870
    Sacket, Isabella, 43, keeps house, personal estate $100, b. IN
    Sacket, Samuel, 21, teacher, b. IN
    Sacket, Mary, 18, teacher, b. IN.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited31 Aug 2020

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