Benjamin Sackett

(1799-1885)
FatherBenjamin Sackett (1762-1844)
MotherBetsey Eldred (c 1761-1819)
Benjamin Sackett, son of Benjamin Sackett and Betsey Eldred, was born in Warren, ConnecticutG, on 29 August 1799.1,2,3 He died on 16 November 1885.2 He married at Litchfield, ConnecticutG, on 31 October 1827, Thalia Mounthrop, daughter of William Moulthrop.4,2 Thalia was born in ConnecticutG on 14 July 1801.3 She died on 31 October 1885.3
     In 1880 Benjamin was living in Garnavillo, Clayton County, IowaG, and was recorded in the census as Benj. Sackett, head of household, a farmer, aged 80 and born in Connecticut. Living with him was his wife Thalia, aged 78, also born in Connecticut. Also in the household was a female servant.5

Children of Benjamin Sackett and Thalia Mounthrop

  • Ashsah M Sacket b. 12 Sep 1828, d. 21 Sep 1855
  • William C Sacket b. 15 Dec 1829, d. 30 Aug 1833
  • Henry Eldred Sackett+ b. 13 Sep 1832, d. 20 Feb 1868
  • Sarah R Sacket b. 11 Sep 1834, d. 4 Jul 1856
  • Frederick S Sackett b. 20 Apr 1838, d. 21 Jan 1841
  • Mary E Sacket b. 26 May 1841, d. 2 Oct 1855
Sackett Family Association descendants
Sackett Family Association descendants:
Ned Randall ·
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Sackett ancestry
Sackett Family Association descendants:
Ned Randall ·

 Notes & Citations

  1. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254333 NA T9-0333/351D (TEK)   
    Garnavillo, Clayton, Iowa
    Benj. SACKETT, head, married, 80, b. CT, farming, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Thalia SACKETT, wife, 78, b. CT, keeping house, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Mary Ann FALLON, other, 26, b. CT, house work, father b. IRE, mother b. IRE.
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1508. Benjamin Sacket, b. Aug. 29, 1799, d. Nov. 16, 1865; m. Thalea Moulthorp."
  3. Edward Randall, Sons of American Revolution Application, 1967.
  4. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, Benjamin, of Warren, m. Thalia Mounthrop, of Litchfield, Oct. 31, 1827, by Rev. Hart Talcott. Litchfield Vital Records, 2:273."
  5. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254333 NA T9-0333/351D 
    Garnavillo, Clayton, Iowa
    Benj. Sackett, head, married, 80, b. CT, farming, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Thalia Sackett, wife, 78, b. CT, keeping house, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Mary Ann Fallon, other, 26, b. CT, house work, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland.
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Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited20 April 2018