Edson Sylvester Sackett

FatherRolin Sackett (early 1780s-1863)
MotherLovina Edson (1786-1824)
Edson Sylvester Sackett, son of Rolin Sackett and Lovina Edson, was born in Crawford County, PennsylvaniaG, on 9 August 1823.1 He died aged 85 in Blooming Valley, Crawford CountyG, on 16 April 1909 and was buried at Blooming Valley CemeteryG.2 He married Fidelia Goodrich. Fidelia was born in about 1823.3 She died aged 80 in Blooming ValleyG on 26 February 1904 and was buried at Blooming Valley CemeteryG.4

Children of Edson Sylvester Sackett and Fidelia Goodrich

  • Agnes Sackett
  • Wilber E Sackett
  • Lavina Sackett b. c 1852, d. after 17 Apr 1909

Mrs Edson S. Sackett died at her home in Blooming Valley Feb 26, at the age of 80 years. She is survived by her husband, one son, W.E. Sackett, of Saegertown, and two daughters, Mrs. Lavina Fleck, of Tryonville, and Miss Agnes Sackett, residing at home. The funeral was held from the Blooming Valley M.E. church at 11 a.m. Tuesday and the remains were laid to rest in the cemetery there.

Meadville Evening Republican, 27 Feb 1904
Crawford Journal, 3 Mar 19045

 Notes & Citations

  1. Death record.
  2. "Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906–1967" (Ancestry image), "Sackett, Edson S, d. Blooming Valley, Crawford, Pennsylvania, 16 Apr 1909, 85-8-7, b. Pennsylvania, 9 Aug 1823, widowed, father Roland Sackett b. MA, mother Lovina Edson b. MA, cause general senility, bur. Blooming Valley Cemetery, 20 Apr 1909."
  3. Date of birth based on age at death.
  4. Obituary.
  5. Email from Dianne Cobb to Sackett List, Jun 2003.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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Last Edited31 May 2022

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