Elijah Sackett

FatherThomas Sackett of Hopewell (say 1720-)
MotherSarah Haywood (say 1700-)
Elijah Sackett, son of Thomas Sackett of Hopewell and Sarah Haywood, was born in 1751.1 He died on 29 August 1837.1 He married in 1779, Catherine Gibson, daughter of William Gibson Jr. and Anna Seaton.1
     Elijah Sackett served in the American Revolutionary War in the Cumberland County (Pennsylvania) Militia.2

281. Elijah Sackett, 1751–1837, of Cumberland County, Penn., and Delaware County, Ohio, son of (82) Thomas and Sarah L. Haywood Sackett, was married in 1779 to Catherine Gibson, daughter of William Gibson, Jr., and his wife Anna Seaton, and grand-daughter of William Gibson, Sr. and his wife Nancy Holmes.
740. Sarah Sackett, b. in year 1780; m. Richard Gabriel.
741. Ann Sackett, b. in year 1781; m. ___ Hughes.
742. Milton H. Sackett, b. Mar. 19, 1783, d. Feb. 22, 1849; m. Anna Sterret.
743. Guy Sackett, b. in year 1784; m. Sarah Duncan.
744. Augustine Sackett, b. in year 1786; m. Martha Lusk.
745. Lavina Sackett, b. in year 1787; m. John Slack.
746. Lydia Sackett, b. in year 1787; d. unmarried.
747. Rachel Sackett, b. in year 1791; m. John Herbert.
748. Elijah Sackett, b. in year 1792; m. Mary Cunningham.
749. Esther Sackett, b. in year 1794; m. William Cunningham.
750. Elias Sackett, b. in year 1796, d. unmarried.
751. Rhoda Sackett, b. in year 1798, d. unmarried.
752. Jane Sackett, b. in year 1801, d. unmarried.

Children of Elijah Sackett and Catherine Gibson

  • Sarah Sackett b. c 1780, d. c 1853
  • Ann Sackett b. c 1781
  • Milton H Sackett+ b. 19 Mar 1783, d. 22 Feb 1849
  • Guy Sackett+ b. 1784, d. 1853
  • Augustine Sackett b. c 1786, d. c 1857
  • Lavina Sackett b. c 1787
  • Lydia Sackett b. c 1787
  • Rachel Sackett+ b. 1791
  • Elijah Sackett b. c 1792
  • Esther Sackett b. c 1794
  • Elias Sackett b. c 1796
  • Rhoda Sackett b. c 1798
  • Jane Sackett b. c 1801

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "281. Elijah Sackett, b. in 1751, d. in 1837; m. Catherine Gibson."
  2. Website National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, "Sackett, Elijah
    Service: Pennsylvania
    Rank: Private
    Birth: (Circa) 1751, Hopewell, Hunterdon Co, New Jersey
    Death: 8-29-1837, Delaware Co, Ohio
    Service Description: Capt Thomas Askey, Cumberland Co Militia
    Comments: SS : PA Arc, 5th Ser. vol. 6 p 44
    Residence: Cumberland Co, Pennsylvania
    Spouse: Catherine Gibson."
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett lineSon of Thomas Sackett of Hopewell
ChartsLine 3a (American)
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Last Edited25 Aug 2021
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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