Asher Sacket

FatherDaniel Sacket (1693-1776)
MotherMary Weller (c 1707-1789)
Marriage1772, WestfieldGSarah Kellogg1,8,9
Asher Sacket, son of Daniel Sacket and Mary Weller, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 13 April 17481,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 17 April 1748.4 He died aged 82 in WestfieldG on 24 July 18305,6,7 and was buried at the Old Burying Ground, WestfieldG.10 He married in WestfieldG on 17 September 1772, Sarah Kellogg, daughter of Samuel Kellogg and Mary Nash, and sister of Rhoda Kellogg who married Asher's brother Abner.1,8,9
     In 1790 Asher was living in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG. In his household were one man, four boys, and four females.11
     Asher was listed in the census in 1800, 1810, and 1820 as a householder in WestfieldG.12,13,14

Children of Asher Sacket and Sarah Kellogg

185. Asher Sacket, 1748–1830, of Westfield, Mass., son of (41) Israel Sacket [note], was married in 1772 to Sarah Kellogg. He served in the War of the Revolution in Capt. Daniel Sacket's Company of Col. John Moseley's Hampshire County Regiment. The official state records show that he enlisted Oct. 21, 1776, and marched with his regiment, under Lieut. Colonel Timothy Robinson, to reinforce the Northern Army. The muster toll, giving date of his enlistment, is dated at Westfield.
[Note: Asher was a son of (35) Daniel and Mary Weller Sacket.]
585. Lovell Sacket.
586. Peggy Sacket, m. Charles Lee.
587. Shubael Sacket, b. in year 1778, d. in year 1831.
588. Clymena Sacket.
589. Sally Sacket, b. about 1781, d. May 15, 1826; m. Herman [sic: Heman] Noble.
590. Henry Sacket.
591. Daniel Sacket.
592. Asher Sacket, Jr., b. in 1782.
593. Jerusha Sacket.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "185. Asher Sacket, b. in year 1748; m. Leah Kellogg."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:206.
  3. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Ashur, (twin) s. Daniel & Mary (Weller) b. Apr. 13, 1748."
  4. "Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836" (American Ancestors transcript), "1748 Sacket, Asher (twin) s. Daniel & Mary, April 17."
  5. "Westfield, MA: Deaths in the First Church, 1728–1836" (American Ancestors image), "1830 July 24 Asher Sacket 82 years."
  6. "Rhode Island, Vital Records, 1636–1850" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sackett Asher, d. 10 Aug 1830, at Westfield, aged 82 years."
  7. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934" (Ancestry image), Christian Secretary, Hartford, 7 Aug 1830, "Sacket, Asher, Westfield, age 82."
  8. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:202.
  9. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Asher Sacket of W. and Sarah Kellogg of W; m. Sept. 17, 1772."
  10. Find a Grave.
  11. 1790 United States census, Asher Sacket. Westfield, Hampshire, MA. 1 white male (16+), 4 white males under 16, and 4 white females.
  12. 1800 United States census, "Asher Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 45 and over, 1 female under 10, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 45 and over, total 6."
  13. 1810 United States census, "Asher Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, 1 male under 10, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 45 and over, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 45 and over, total 5."
  14. 1820 United States census, "Asher Sacket, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male 26-44, 1 male 45 and over, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 45 and over, total 4."
Sackett line4th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
2nd great-grandson of Simon Sackett the colonist
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Linda Hare.
Last Edited16 Nov 2023
Sackett Database2106 Asher Sacket

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