James Sacket

FatherWilliam Sacket (1730-1802)
MotherLydia Weller (1739-1828)
James Sacket, son of William Sacket and Lydia Weller, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 15 September 17741,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 18 September 17744 and died there aged 69 on 2 January 1844.5 He married first at the First Church, WestfieldG, on 10 June 1804, Nancy Holcomb.3,6,7,8 James possibly married second in Enfield, Hartford County, ConnecticutG, on 31 December 1834, Sophia (___) Hale.9,10

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:34.
  2. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, James, s. William & Lydia Wellar, b. Sept. 15, 1774."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "679. James Sacket, b. Sept. 15, 1774; m. Nancy Holcomb."
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1774 Sacket, James s. William & Lydia, Sept. 18."
  5. Vital Records, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v8, p146, death, "James Sackett, married, male, farmer, Jany 2, 1844, Westfield."
  6. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, C:266.
  7. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "James Sacket of W. and Nancy Holcomb of W; m. June 10, 1804."
  8. Website Marriage Records of the First Church, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1781–1835 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1804 James Sacket of Westfield & Nancy Holcomb of Westfield."
  9. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, James, of Westfield, Mass., m. Mrs. Sophia Hale, of [Enfield], Dec. 31, 1834, by [Rev.] Francis L. Robbins. Enfield Vital Records, 4:1810."
  10. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "James Sacket of W. and Sophia O. Hale of Enfield. Conn.; m. [date blank]."
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 125
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited24 Aug 2021

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