Millicent Sackett

FatherJoseph Sackett MD (1733/34-1799)
MotherHannah Alsop (1735-1817)
Birth1763, New York StateG,1
Death1816, New York CityG,2
Millicent Sackett, daughter of Joseph Sackett MD and Hannah Alsop, was born, presumably in New York StateG, in about 1763.1 She died aged 52 in New York CityG on 18 January 1816.2
     Millicent was named in the will, made on 2 August 1780 and proved in New York on 20 September 1784, of her unmarried great aunt Johanna Clowes. She was to receive, jointly with her brothers, James and Peter, one-seventh of the residue of her estate.3
     Millicent was named in her father's will made in New York CityG on 12 March 1799. She and each of her siblings were to receive a book chosen by their mother.4

 Notes & Citations

  1. Date of birth based on age at death.
  2. American Antiquarian Society, "Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704–1930" (Ancestry image), New York Evening Post, 19 Jan 1816. On Thursday evening, Miss Millisent Sacket, aged 52 years. The friends and acquaintance of the deceased, and her sister, Mrs. Tingley, are requested to attend her funeral to-morrow afternoon at half past 3 o'clock from No 45 Dey-street.
    New York Weekly Museum, 20 Jan 1816, death, "Sacket, Miss Milisent, died, aged 52."
  3. Sackett database, citing Abstracts of Wills, Vol XIII, 1784-1786.
  4. "Vermont, Wills and Probate Records, 1749–1999" (Ancestry image), Will made & proved in New York City but filed under Vermont Wills.
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited1 Jan 2024
Sackett Database30780 Millicent Sackett

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