Loren Sacket

(c 1805-1893)
FatherNoble Sacket (1772-1828)
MotherOlive Watkins (1779-1829)
Loren Sacket, son of Noble Sacket and Olive Watkins, was born in about 1805.1,2 He died in 1893.1 He married first at Hartford, ConnecticutG, on 20 March 1832, Frances Anne Smith, daughter of Lory Smith and Fanny Taintor.3 Frances was born in about 1811.4 She died aged 37 in HartfordG, on 22 September 18485 and was buried at the Old North Cemetery, HartfordG.6 He married second at Wethersfield, Hartford County, ConnecticutG, on 26 August 1850, Harriet Roberts.7 He married third at Holyoke, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 23 November 1864, Sarah Downey.8 He married fourth before 1880, Almira Barnes.
     In 1850 Loren was living in Wethersfield, Hartford County, ConnecticutG, and was recorded in the census as Loren Sacket, a shoemaker, aged 43, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his daughters, Frances, 18, and Sarah, 16. Also in the household were Daniel Kelley, 19, and Michael Branley, 16, both engaged in shoemaking.9
     In 1870 he was living in Holyoke, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, and was recorded as Loren Sacket, a shoemaker, aged 65, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Sarah, aged 29, and born in New York, and their son William, aged four.10
     In 1880 he was living in Amboy, Lee County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as Lorin Sackett, a shoemaker, head of household, married, aged 75 and born in Connecticut. Living with him was his fourth wife Almira, aged 68.11

Children of Loren Sacket and Frances Anne Smith

Child of Loren Sacket and Sarah Downey

  • William Loren Sackett b. 21 May 1866
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Reference1160.7O.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1160. Loren Sacket, b. in 1801, d. in 1893; m. 1st, Ann Smith."
  2. Date of birth based on age at marriage and in censuses.
  3. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, Loring, m. Frances Ann Smith, Mar. 20, 1832, by Rev. Joel Hawes. Hartford Vital Records, 1:170."
  4. Date of birth based on age at death.
  5. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 63:447, Charter Oak (Hartford), 28 Sep 1848, "Sackett, Frances Ann, Hartford, wife of Loren, died 22 Sep, age 37."
    Christian Secretary (Hartford), 29 Sep 1848, "Sackett, Frances Ann, Hartford, wife of Loren, died 22 Sep, age 37."
    Connecticut Fountain (Hartford), 29 Sep 1848, "Sackett, Frances Ann, Hartford, wife of Loren, died 22 Sep, age 37."
    28:1194, Hartford Courant, 30 Sep 1848, "Sackett, Frances Ann, Hartford, wife of Loren, died 22 Sep, age 37."
    36:579, Hartford Times, 30 Sep 1848, "Sackett, Frances Ann (Mrs), Hartford, died 22 Sep, age 37."
    New England Religious Herald (Hartford), 30 Sep 1848, "Sackett, Frances Ann, Hartford, wife of Loren, died 22 Sep 1848, age 37."
    Middletown Constitution, 4 Oct 1848, "Sackett, Frances Ann, Hartford, wife of Loren, died 22 Sep, age 37."
  6. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 20A:182, Burials, Old North Cemetery, Hartford, "Sackett, Frances Ann, wife of Loren Sackett, died Sept 22, 1848, age 37, sec B, lot 547."
  7. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, Lorin A., shoemaker, æ 44, b. Greenfield, Mass., res. Wethersfield, m. 2nd w. Harriet Roberts, æ 49, b. Wethersfield, res. same, Aug. 26, 1850, by Rev. J. J. Bell. Wethersfield Vital Records, 4:1894-5."
  8. Vital Records, Holyoke, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v171, p312, marriage "1864 Nov 23, L. Sackett, of Holyoke, 54, boot maker, b. Westfield, s. Noble & (Dolly Watson), third m. & Sarah Dwney [sic], of Holyoke, 23, b. Westport NY, [parents blank], first m. Married by A M Averill, Pastor 2nd Bapt Church, Holyoke."
  9. 1850 Census for United States, M432_40/69/348/247/292
    Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
    Loren Sacket, 43, shoemaker, b. Massachusetts
    Frances A Sacket, 18, b. Connecticut
    Sarah J Sacket, 16, b. Connecticut
    Daniel Kelley, 19, shoemaking, b. Ireland
    Michael Branley, 16, shoemaking, b. Ireland.
  10. 1870 Census for United States, M593_617/265/95/248/574
    Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Sacket, Loren, 65, male, shoemaker, $-, $1,000, b. Mass
    Sackett, Sarah L, 29, keeping house, b. New York
    Sackett, William L, 4, attends school, b. Mass.
  11. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, NA T9-0225/193D
    Amboy, Lee, Illinois
    Lorin Sackett, head, male, married, 75, b. CT, shoemaker, father b. CT, mother b. Ireland
    Elmyra Sackett, wife, 68, b. VT, keeping house, father b. VT, mother b. VT.
Last Edited10 January 2015