Cassander Sackett

(1795-1875)
FatherDeacon Salmon Sackett (1764-1846)
MotherMercy Matilda Curtis (1767-1831)
Cassander Sackett, son of Deacon Salmon Sackett and Mercy Matilda Curtis, was born in Warren, ConnecticutG, on 24 December 1795.1,2,3 He died aged 79 in Denmark, Lee County, IowaG, on 11 March 18754 and was buried at Denmark CemeteryG.5 He married in Ashtabula County, OhioG, on 13 April 1825, Henrietta M Beach, daughter of Luman Beach and Lydia M Wright.4,6 Henrietta was born in about 18047 and died aged 58 in Denmark, IowaG, on 21 April 1863.4
     Cassander was listed in the census in 1830 and 1840 as a householder in Tallmadge, OhioG.8,9
     In 1850 he was living in Division 28, Lee County, IowaG, and was recorded as Cassandre Sacket, aged 55. He was incorrectly listed as female and an occupation was not recorded. Living with him were his wife Henrietta, 48, and their children, Mercy, 19, William, 17, George, 14, and Henrietta, aged twelve.10
     In 1860 he was living in Denmark, Lee County, IowaG, and was recorded as Cassander Sacket, aged 63. Living with him were his wife Henrietta, 53, and their children, William, 26, George, 24, and Henrietta, aged 22.11
     In 1870 he was living in Denmark, IowaG, and was recorded as Cassander Sackett, a farmer, aged 73. Living with him were his daughter Henrietta, 31, with her husband Hermon Montgomery, 33.12

Children of Cassander Sackett and Henrietta M Beach

See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 1518 Cassander Sackett
Thurmon King's Database, 3596 Cassander Sackett
Bronson, History of Tallmadge
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "[Sackett], Casander, s. [Salmon & Marsey Matilda], b. Dec. 24, 1795. Warren Vital Records, 1:109."
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  3. Charles Cook Bronson, History of Tallmadge and the Western Reserve 1804–1886, has 24 Dec 1796.
  4. Charles Cook Bronson, History of Tallmadge and the Western Reserve 1804–1886.
  5. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
  6. "Ohio Marriages, 1800–1958", database, FamilySearch, "13 Apr 1825, Ashtabula County, Ohio, Casander Sacket & Henrietta M Beach."
  7. Date of birth based on age at death.
  8. 1830 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Cassandre Sacket, Tallmadge, Portage County, Ohio."
  9. 1840 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Cassander Sackett, Tallmadge, Summit County, Ohio."
  10. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M432_186; Page: 322B; Image: 92
    Division 28, Lee County, Iowa, 12 Sep 1850
    Sacket, Cassandre, 55, f [sic], [no occ.], b. CT
    Sacket, Henrietta M, 48, f, b. OH
    Sacket, Mercy M, 19, f, b. OH
    Sacket, William, 17, m, farmer, b. OH
    Sacket, George, 14, m, farmer, b. OH
    Sacket, Henrietta, 12, f, b. IA
    Price, George, 36, m, farmer, b. OH
    Price, Saphronia, 24, f. b. OH
    Tuttle, Persis, 6, f, b. OH
    Tuttle, Curtis, 3, m, b. OH.
  11. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M653_330; Page: 274; Family History Library Film: 803330
    Denmark, Lee County, Iowa, 19 Jun 1860
    Sacket, Cassander, 63, farm laborer, real estate $3,014, personal estate $735, b. CT
    Sacket, Henrietta M, 53, b. OH
    Sacket, Wm L G, 26, engineer, b. OH
    Sacket, George C, 24, farm laborer, b. OH
    Sacket, Henrietta, 22, b. OH.
  12. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M593_403; Page: 39B; Family History Library Film: 545902
    Denmark, Lee County, Iowa, 12 Aug 1870
    Sackett, Cassander, 73, farmer, real estate $3,960, personal estate $665, b. CT
    Montgomery, Hermon, 33, farmer, personal estate $640, b. OH
    Montgomery, Henrietta L, 31, keeping house, b. OH
    Montgomery, Alice M, 21, school teacher, b. OH.
Reference1518.7O.7
Last Edited25 April 2018