Eliakim Sacket

FatherJustus Sacket (1745-1778)
MotherNaomi Weller (c 1747-1784)
Eliakim Sacket, son of Justus Sacket and Naomi Weller, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 30 May 17751,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 4 June 1775.4 He died aged 76 in WestfieldG on 13 July 1851.3,5 He married in WestfieldG on 5 September 1799, Anna Edwards.3,6,7,8 She was born in Northampton, Hampshire County, MassachusettsG, in about 1774.9 She died aged 79 in WestfieldG on 27 June 1853.10,11
     Eliakim was listed in the census in 1800, 1810, and 1820 as a householder in WestfieldG.12,13,14 In 1840 he was a householder in NorthamptonG.15
     In 1850 Eliakim was living at the Poor House, Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, and was recorded in the census as Eloakim Sacket, a laborer, aged 75, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him was his wife Anna, aged 75, also born in Massachusetts.16

Children of Eliakim Sacket and Anna Edwards

599. Eliakim Sacket, 1775–1751 [sic: 1851], of Westfield, Mass., son of (189) Justus Sacket and Naomi Weller, was married Sept. 5, 1799, to Annie Edwards, of Westhampton, Mass.
1329. Noah Edward Sacket, b. Aug. 1, 1800, d. Oct. 11, 1858.
1330. Belinda Sacket, b. Dec. 10, 1802, d. July 31, 1887; m. Chauncey Chane.
1331. Justus Sacket, b. July 13, 1804, d. Nov. 8, 1893; m. Electa Clark.
1332. Rufus Sacket, b. Jan. 3, 1808, d. Aug 1875; m. Frances Parsons.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:191.
  2. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Eliakim, s. Justus & Naomi Wellar, b. May 30, 1775."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "599. Eliakim Sacket, b. May 30, 1775, d. July 13, 1851; m. Ann Edwards."
  4. "Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836" (American Ancestors transcript), "1775 Sacket, Eliakim s. Justus & Naomi, June 4."
  5. Vital Records, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v57, p227, death, "1851 July 13, Eliakim Sackett, 76, at Westfield, married, laborer, s. Justus Sacket, cancer."
  6. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, C:201, "21 July 1799 marriage intentions filed: Eliakim Sacket & Anna Edwards."
  7. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Eliskim Sacket of W. and Anna Edwards of Northampton; m. Sept. 5, 1799."
  8. "Vital Records of Northampton, Massachusetts (Corbin Collection)" (American Ancestors transcript), Intention of Marriage, "July 20 1799 Eliakim Sackett of Westfield & Anne Edwards of Northampton."
  9. Death record.
  10. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988" (Ancestry image), "Death, Anna Sackett, 79, d. Westfield, 2 Jun 1853, widow, b. --pton, parents Edwards, old age."
  11. "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910" (American Ancestors image), v75, p227, death, "1853 June 27, Anna Sacket, 79, at Westfield, widow, b. Northampton, d. [blank] Edwards, old age."
  12. 1800 United States census, "Eliakim Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, 1 male under 10, 1 male 16-25, 2 females under 10, 2 females 26-44, total 6."
  13. 1810 United States census, "Eliakim Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, 3 males under 10, 1 male 26-44, 1 female under 10, 1 female 16-25, total 6."
  14. 1820 United States census, "Eliakem Sacket, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 45 and over, total 4."
  15. 1840 United States census, "Eliakim Sackett, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, 1 male 60-69, 1 female 60-69, total 2."
  16. 1850 United States Federal Census, M432_318/216 (TEK)
    Westfield, Hampden County, MA
    (Poor House)
    Among 28 residents:
    Eloakim Sacket, 75, laborer, b. MA
    Anna Sacket, 75, b. MA.
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Don Robinson, Dawn Howe, Julie Baughman and Grant Werner (non-descendant researcher).
Last Edited24 Nov 2023
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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