Jesse Sacket

FatherJoseph Sacket (1690-1756)
MotherAbigail Bigelow (1690-1776)
Marriage1743, WestfieldGSarah Dewey3,5,6,7
Jesse Sacket, veterinary surgeon, son of Joseph Sacket and Abigail Bigelow, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 9 March 1716.1,2,3 He died there aged 81 on 11 November 1797.4 He married in WestfieldG on 22 December 1743, Sarah Dewey, daughter of Jedediah Dewey and Rebecca Williams.3,5,6,7 Sarah was born in WestfieldG on 3 March 1710.8 She died there aged 76 on 13 May 1786.9,8
     In 1790 Jesse was living in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG. In his household were one man and three females.10

Children of Jesse Sacket and Sarah Dewey

197. Jesse Sacket, 1716–__?, of Westfield, Mass., son of (44) Joseph and Abigail ___ Sacket, was married, Dec. 22, 1743, to Sarah Dewey, daughter of Jedediah Dewey.
626. Sarah Sacket, b. Nov. 2, 1744, d. Feb. 21, 1746.
627. Rebecca Sacket, b. June 10, 1746; m. M. S. Clarenton.
628. Sarah Sacket, b. Apr. 17, 1750.

8015. Sarah Dewey, dau. of Jedediah, 2d, [& Rebecca Williams], b. March 3, 1710, at Westfield, Mass; there d. May 13, 1785, ag. 75; joined the church; dismissed to Pittsfield in 1762; returned to Westfield later; m. Dec. 22, 1743, Jesse Sackett, son of Joseph and Abigail, b. March 9, 1716, at Westfield; was a veterinary surgeon at Pittsfield and Westfield, Mass.
[Children] — born at Westfield.
1. Sarah, b. Nov. 2, 1744; d. Feb. 21, 1746.
2. Rebecca, b. June 10, 1746; m. —, S. Clarrenton.
3. Sarah, b. April 17, 1750.8

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:130.
  2. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Jesse, s. Joseph & Abigail, b. Mar. 9, 1716."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "197. Jesse Sacket, b. Nov. 9, 1716; m. Sarah Dewey."
  4. "Westfield, MA: Deaths in the First Church, 1728–1836" (American Ancestors image), "1797 Nov. 11 Jesse Sacket 82 years."
  5. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Jess Sacket of W. and Sarah Dewey of W; m. Dec. 22, 1743."
  6. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988" (Ancestry image), Westfield marriages, "3 Dec 1743, intentions, Joses Sacket & Sarah Dewey."
  7. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988", (Ancestry image), Westfield marriages, "22 Dec 1743, Joses Sacket & Sarah Dewey, by Rev John Ballentine."
  8. Adelbert M Dewey, Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U.S.N., and Dewey Family History, Dewey Publishing Company, Westfield, MA (1898), digital image,, p 854.
  9. "Westfield, MA: Deaths in the First Church, 1728–1836", "1786 May 13 Sarah Sacket the wife Jesse Sacket 76 years."
  10. 1790 United States census, Jesse Sacket. Westfield, Hampshire, MA. 1 white male (16+) and 3 white females.
Sackett line4th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
2nd great-grandson of Simon Sackett the colonist
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