Francis Sackett

(c 1817-1873)
FatherStephen Sacket (1777-1831)
MotherRuhamah Lyman (c 1778-1837)
Francis Sackett, son of Stephen Sacket and Ruhamah Lyman, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, in about 1817.1 He died aged 63 in Ashburnham, Worcester County, MassachusettsG, on 25 November 18732 and was buried at Meetinghouse Hill Cemetery, AshburnhamG.3,4 He married in about 1848, Susan ___.5 Susan was born in MassachusettsG in about 1822.1
     Francis was named as a beneficiary in the will of his grandfather Stephen Sacket, made at Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 5 October 1829 and proved on 2 March 1830. He was to receive a sum of $50.
     In 1860 Francis was living in AshburnhamG and was recorded in the census as Francis Sackett, a painter, aged 43. Living with him were his wife Susan, 38, and their children, Mary, 11, and Josephine, aged four.6
Francis Sackett (1810–1873), Meetinghouse Hill Cemetery, Ashburnham, Massachusetts
(Src: Find a Grave, Janice Roy)
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Children of Francis Sackett and Susan ___

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910", digital image, American Ancestors, v258, p285, death, "1873 Nov 25, Francis Sackett, m, married, 63-2-3, insane - suicide, at Ashburnham, painter, b. Westfield, s. Stephen Sackett, father b. Westfield."
  3. Find a Grave.
  4. Gravestone, "Francis Sackett / Co. F. 27th Regt. / Mass. Infantry / died / Nov. 21, 1873."
  5. Date of marriage based on birth of first child.
  6. 1860 United States census
    Page 122, FHL film 803531
    Ashburnham, Worcester, Massachusetts, 18 Jul 1860
    Sackett, Francis, 43, painter, real estate $600, personal estate $100, b. MA
    Sackett, Susan, 38, b. MA
    Sackett, Mary J, 11, b. MA
    Sackett, Josephine, 4, b. MA.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Generation.Tree7O.3
Last Edited31 May 2022
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
65299 Francis Sackett
 

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