Candace Sacket

FatherErastus Sacket (1721-before 1797)
MotherElizabeth Leonard (1729/30-1816)
Candace Sacket, daughter of Erastus Sacket and Elizabeth Leonard, was born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 5 August 1774 and baptized there in October 1774.1 She died aged 46 in New York StateG on 29 October 1820 and was buried at Watervale Cemetery, Onondaga County, New York StateG.2 She married in PittsfieldG in February 1794, Amos Abbott, son of Jacob Abbott and Marcy ___.3 Amos was born in Amherst, Hampshire County, MassachusettsG, on 28 April 1769.4,5 He died aged 70 in Manlius, Onondaga CountyG, on 5 August 1839 and was buried at Watervale CemeteryG.4
Candace (Sackett) Abbott (1774–1820), Watervale Cemetery, Onondaga County, New York
(Src: Find a Grave, clevelandpole)

Children of Candace Sacket and Amos Abbott

 Notes & Citations

  1. Rollin H Cooke, Pittsfield Families (Pittsfield, Massachusetts: Berkshire Athenaeum), 9:6–7, p. 115, "Candace [Sackett, d. Erastus], b. Aug 5 1774 (TR), bpt. Oct 1774, m. Amos Abbott; res. Hadley in 1797."
  2. Find a Grave, "In memory of / Candace / wife of / Amos Abbott / who died Oct / 29, 1820 / aged 46 years / and 21 days."
  3. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988" (Ancestry image), Pittsfield, Massachusetts, "Feb 1794, Mr Abbot & Mrs Candace Sacket were married."
    [all brides in this register were styled Mrs]
  4. Find a Grave.
  5. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988", , Amherst, MA, "Amos Abbott, b. 28 Apr 1769, s. of Jacob & Marcy Abbott."
Sackett line5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited19 Mar 2023

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