Joseph Sackett Jr

FatherJoseph Sacket (1764-1842)
MotherLucy Goff
Marriage1814, Pompey, Onondaga County, New York StateGPhylinda Cleveland3
Marriage1840, Allegany CountyGMercy (___) Grennolds
Joseph Sackett Jr, son of Joseph Sacket and Lucy Goff, was born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, in 1794.1,2 He died in Allegany County, New York StateG, after 17 March 1871 (when he signed an affadavit relating to his service in the War of 1812.) He married first in Pompey, Onondaga County, New York StateG, in January 1814, Phylinda Cleveland, daughter of Jedediah Cleveland and Lydia Merrill.3 Phylinda was born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 12 October 1792.4 She died aged 39 in Whitesville, Allegany CountyG, on 20 March 1832 and was buried in the Old Cemetery at Whitesville.5 He married second in Allegany CountyG before 1840, Mercy (___) Grennolds. She was born in Rhode IslandG in about 1792.6
     Joseph Sackett served in the War of 1812 in Captain Kellogg's Company of the New York Militia from 5 June 1812 to 22 November 1812, and in Captain Mosby's Company in October 1813. He was in the Rifle Company at the Battle of Queenston Heights.7
     Joseph was listed in the 1820 census as a householder in Naples, Ontario County, New York StateG.8 In 1840 he was a householder in Independence, Allegany County, New York StateG.9
     Joseph was named as an heir to the estate of Joseph Sacket in papers submitted to the Surrogate Court of Ontario County, New York, by his brother Zelotus on 5 March 1845.10

Children of Joseph Sackett Jr and Phylinda Cleveland

 Notes & Citations

  1. Sackett database.
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  3. Sackett database, Pension File: SC-2691, "Philinda Cleaveland to whom he was married at Pompey N Y on the [blank] day of January AD 1814."
  4. Genealogy of the Cleveland Family.
  5. Headstone, Whitesville, Allegany County, New York, "Phylinda Sackett wife of Joseph Sackett Died March 20, 1832 Aged 39 years 8 months [?] days."
  6. 1850 census.
  7. "U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, Joseph, Detached Riflemen (Moseley's), New York Militia, rank-induction Private, rank-discharge Private."
  8. 1820 United States census, "Joseph Sackett Jr, Naples, Ontario, New York, 1 male under 10, 1 male 26-44, 1 female 26-44, total 3."
  9. 1840 United States census, "Joseph Sacket, Independence, Allegany County, New York State, 1 male 15-19, 1 male 20-29, 1 male 40-49, 1 female 15-19, 1 female 40-49, total 5."
  10. Sackett database, Probate Court records, estate of Joseph Sackett.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Thanet DNA chart 1
Last Edited29 Nov 2023
Sackett Database15201 Joseph Sackett Jr

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