Henry Sackett

FatherJohn Sackett (say 1784-1847)
MotherEunice Leffingwell (c 1790-)
Marriage1848, Chicopee, Hampden County, MassachusettsGSophia Taylor2,3
Henry Sackett, son of John Sackett and Eunice Leffingwell, was born in New Lebanon, Columbia County, New York StateG, in about 1822.1 He married in Chicopee, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 10 October 1848, Sophia Taylor, daughter of Samuel Taylor and Rhoda Ann ___.2,3 Sophia was born in Glastonbury, Hartford County, ConnecticutG, in about 1822.1
     In 1855 Henry was living in Copake, Columbia County, New York StateG, and was recorded in the census as Henry Sacket, a mechanic, aged 34. Living with him were his wife Sophia, 36, their children, Henry, 5, and Charles, aged three, and Sophia's widowed mother Rhoda Taylor, 68. Henry and Sophia had lived in Copake for four years and owned their home there. Sophia's mother had lived with them in Copake for two years.4

Children of Henry Sackett and Sophia Taylor

 Notes & Citations

  1. Marriage record.
  2. "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910" (American Ancestors image), Chicopee, v37, p284, marriage, "1848 Oct 10, Henry Sackett, of Pittsfield Ms, 26, mechanic, b. New Lebanon NY, s. John and Eunice Sackett; and Sophia Taylor, of Chicopee, 26, b. Glastenbury Ct, d. Samuel & Rhoda Ann Taylor; both first m., m. by Jonah G Warren, Clergyman Baptist Chh."
  3. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988" (Ancestry image), "10 Oct 1848, Henry Sackett, of Pittsfield, Ms, 26, mechanic, b. New Lebanon, NY, parents John & Eunice Sacket, first m.; and Sophia Taylor, of Chicopee, 26, b. Glastenbury, Ct, parents Samuel & Rhoda Ann Taylor, first m. By Jonah G Warren, clergyman Baptist Chh."
  4. 1855 New York state census, Copake, Columbia, New York, 4 Jun 1855
    Frame house, value $800
    Henry Sacket, 34, b. [blank], res. Copake 4 y, mechanic, land owner
    Suffia Sacket, 36, wife, b. CT, res. Copake 4 y
    Henry F Sacket, 5, child, b. MA, res. Copake 4 y
    Charles Sacket, 3, child, b. Columbia, res. Copake 3 y
    Rhoda Tailor, 68, mother, b. MA, wid, res. Copake 2 y.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited28 Mar 2022

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