Mary Wetmore Sackett

FatherCaptain James Joseph Sackett (1812-1846)
MotherHarriet Capes (1812-1888)
Mary Wetmore Sackett, daughter of Captain James Joseph Sackett and Harriet Capes, was born in ConnecticutG on 25 September 1840.1,2,3 She died unmarried aged 30 in Darien, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, on 8 February 18711,4 and was buried at New Woodland Cemetery, Stamford, Fairfield CountyG.5
     In 1860 Mary was living in Darien, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, in the household of her mother Harriet and stepfather John Bell, and was recorded in the census as Mary W Sacket, aged 20 and born in Connecticut.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "7853. Mary Wetmore Sackett, died unmarried in Feb., 1871."
  2. Census.
  3. Death record.
  4. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934" (Ancestry image), 24:182, Danbury Times, 22 Feb 1871, "Sackett, Mary, Darien, died 9 Feb, [no age]."
  5. Hale Collection, 46:234, Inscription, New Woodland Cemetery, Stamford, Fairfield County, "Sackett, Mary W, step daughter of John J, born Sept 25, 1840, died Feb 8, 1871."
  6. 1860 United States Federal Census, Roll: M653_74; Page: 892; Image: 307; Family History Library Film: 803074
    Darien, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 30 Jul 1860
    Bell, John J, 44, farmer, real estate $7,000, personal estate $4,000, b. NY
    Bell, Harriet, 48, b. NY
    Sacket, Mary W, 20, b. CT
    Sacket, Harriet A, 17, b. CT
    Deboe, Thomas, 18, b. Ireland
    Stevens, Hannah, 63, b. CT.
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited1 Feb 2017

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