Ruth Sacket

FatherBenoni Sacket (1710-1785)
MotherMindwell Smith (say 1710-)
Ruth Sacket, daughter of Benoni Sacket and Mindwell Smith, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 28 September 1741.1,2,3,4 (Her birth was also recorded in Sheffield, Berkshire County.) She died aged 71 on 4 March 1813 and was buried at Old Benson Cemetery, Benson, Rutland County, VermontG.5,6 She married in WestfieldG on 31 January 1760, Jacob Gleason.3,7,8,9
Ruth (Sacket) Gleason (1741–1813), Old Benson Cemetery, Rutland County, Vermont, "in memory [of]/ Ruth wife [of]/ jacob gleason/ died March [?]/ 1813 in the/ 71st year/ of her/ age"
(Src: Find A Grave, Janet Muff)

Children of Ruth Sacket and Jacob Gleason

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:190.
  2. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)", database, American Ancestors, "Sacket, Ruth, d. Benoni & Mindwell (Smith) b. Sept. 28, 1741."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "241. Ruth Sacket, b. Sept. 28, 1741; m. Jacob Gleason."
  4. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988", digital image,, Sheffield, "Sackett, Ruth, dau of Benoni & wife Mindwell, born 28 Sep 1741."
  5. Website Find a Grave.
  6. "Vermont Vital Records, 1720–1908", digital image,, "Ruth Gleason, d. 4 Mar 1813, in 71st yr, bur. Old Cemetery, ms copy 23 Dec 1919 attested by Benson Town Clerk."
  7. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988", digital image,, "Gleason, Jacob, and Ruth Sacket, both of Westfield, marr. intentions 2 Dec 1759."
  8. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:30, 31 January 1760 marriage intentions filed: Ruth Sacket & Jacob Gleason.
  9. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)", database, American Ancestors, "Jacob Gleason of W. and Ruth Sacket of W; m. Jan. 31, 1760."
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Rebecca Henry.
Last Edited20 Dec 2019

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