Richard Sackett

FatherColonel Caleb H Sackett (1770-1841)
MotherJane McMaster (say 1777-1855)
Marriage1830Elsie Eighmay1,2
Richard Sackett, son of Colonel Caleb H Sackett and Jane McMaster, was born in Tioga County, New York StateG, in about 1807.1 He married in about 1830, Elsie Eighmay.1,2 Elsie was born in New York StateG in about 1812.3
     Richard was listed in the 1830 census as a householder in Amity, Allegany County, New York StateG.4 In 1840 he was a householder in Candor, Tioga County, New York StateG.5
     In 1850 Richard was living in Crete, Will County, IllinoisG, and was recorded in the census as Richard Sackett, a farmer, aged 43 and born in New York. Living with him were his wife Elsie, 38, and theri children, John, 19, Sarah, 16, Richard H, 14, Charles, 12, Mariah, 8, and Franklin, aged four.6
     In 1860 he was living in Amity, Allegany County, New York StateG, and was recorded as R Sacket, a farmer, aged 53. Living with him were his wife Elisa, 48, and their children, Sarah, 26, Henry, 24, Mariah, 18, Franklin, 14, William, 9, and Mary, aged six.7
     In 1880 he was living in Westchester, Porter County, IndianaG, and was recorded as Richard Sackett, a farmer, head of household, aged 72. Living with him were his wife, Elsie, 69, and their unmarried children, Charles, 42, Jane, 40, Frank, 33, and William, 26, and their granddaughter Eva Brown, aged eight.8

Children of Richard Sackett and Elsie Eighmay

 Notes & Citations

  1. Sackett database, 32852 Richard Sackett.
  2. Date of marriage based on birth of first child.
  3. Census.
  4. 1830 United States census, "Richd Sacket, Amity, Allegany, New York, 1 male 20-29, 1 female 15-19, total 2."
  5. 1840 United States census, "Richard Sackett, Candor, Tioga County, New York State, 2 males under 5, 1 male 5-9, 1 male 30-39, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 20-29, total 6."
  6. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_133, p. 164
    Crete, Will, Illinois
    37/37 (19 Sep)
    Sackett, Richard, 43, m, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Elsie, 38, f, b. NY
    Sackett, John, 19, m, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Sarah J, 16, f, b. NY
    Sackett, Richard H., 14, m, b. NY
    Sackett, Charles, 12, m, b. NY
    Sackett, Mariah, 8, f, b. NY
    Sackett, Franklin, 4, m, b. NY.
  7. 1860 United States Federal Census, Roll M653_718, p 661, FHL film 803718
    Amity, Allegany County, New York, 7 Aug 1860
    Sacket, R, 53, farmer, personal estate $300, b. NY
    Sacket, Elisa, 48, b. NY
    Sacket, Sarah, 26, domestic, b. NY
    Sacket, Henry, 24, farm h, b. NY
    Sacket, Mariah, 18, domestic, b. NY
    Sacket, Franklin, 14, b. NY
    Sacket, Wm, 9, b. IL
    Sacket, Mary, 6, b. IL.
  8. 1880 United States Federal Census, Roll 304, p 402C, Enumeration District 136
    Westchester, Porter County, Indiana
    Sackett, Richard, head, 72, farmer, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. Germany
    Sackett, Elsie, wife, 69, keeping house, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Charles, son, 42, single, works on brick yd, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Jane, daughter, 40, single, at home, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Frank, son, 33, single, works on brick yd, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, William, son, 26, single, works on brick yd, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Brown, Eva, granddaughter, 8, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. NY.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Stephen Richard "Steve" Sackett and Diane Touzet.
Generation.Tree8P.3
Last Edited25 Nov 2023
Sackett Database32852 Richard Sackett
 

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