Diantha H Sackett

(c 1838-)
FatherCharles Sackett (1809-1860)
MotherEliza Ann DeGraw (1808-1895)
Diantha H Sackett, daughter of Charles Sackett and Eliza Ann DeGraw, was born in MichiganG, in about 1838.1,2 She married in about 1859, Henry Neuman.3 He died before 1899.
     In 1850 Diantha was living in Redford, MichiganG, in the household of her parents Charles and Eliza, and was recorded in the census as Diantha Sackett, aged twelve and born in Michigan.4
     In 1860 she was living in Livonia, Wayne County, MichiganG, in the household of her husband Henry, 29, a farmer, and was recorded as Diantha H Newman, aged 22.5
     In 1870 she was living in Detroit, MichiganG, in the household of her husband Henry, 35, a laborer, and was recorded as Diantha Newman, aged 25. Living with them were their sons, Frank, 9, and Ernest, aged seven.6
     In 1880 she was living at Grand River Avenue, DetroitG, in the household of her husband Henry, 49, a wood cutter, and was recorded as Dianta Newman, aged 35. Living with them were their sons, Frank, 19, and Ernest, aged 17.7
     Diantha was listed in the Detroit City Directory of 1899. She was a widow living with her son Ernest at Infantry Avenue, Detroit, MichiganG.8

Children of Diantha H Sackett and Henry Neuman

See alsoThurmon King's Database, 13787
Sackett Family Association descendants
Linda Ragnoli-Tubergen.
ChartsCapt Richard Sackett descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Diantha's age in the 1850 and 1860 censuses suggest a birth date of about 1838. Her age in the 1870 and 1880 censuses suggest a birth date of about 1845.
  3. Date of marriage based on birth of first child.
  4. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Redford, Wayne, Michigan
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    Sackett, Charles, 40, m, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Eliza Ann, 41, f, b. NY
    Sackett, Emily, 20, f, b. NY
    Sackett, Betsey, 17, f, b. NY
    Sackett, Ezekiel, 14, m, b. MI
    Sackett, Diantha, 12, f, b. MI
    Sackett, Martin V. B., 10, m, b. MI
    Sackett, Lucinda, 8, f, b. MI
    Sackett, Eveline, 6, f, b. MI
    Sackett, William R., 4, m, b. MI
    Sackett, Rachel, 3, f, b. MI.
  5. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M653_564; Page: 292; Family History Library Film: 803564
    Livonia, Wayne County, Michigan, 1 Jun 1860
    Newman, Henry, 29, farmer, real estate $100, personal estate $80, b. NY
    Newman, Diantha H, 22, b. MI.
  6. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M593_715; Page: 351B; Family History Library Film: 552214
    Detroit Ward 9, Wayne County, Michigan, 27 Jul 1870
    Newman, Henry, 35, laborer, b. NY
    Newman, Diantha, 25, keeping house, b. MI
    Newman, Frank, 9, b. MI
    Newman, Ernst, 7, b. MI.
  7. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 613; Page: 192C; Enumeration District: 300
    Grand River Ave, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, 15 Jun 1880
    Newman, Henry, head, 49, wood cutter, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Newman, Dianta?, wife, 35, keeping house, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Newman, Frank, son, 19, spring turner, sick: chill fever, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI
    Newman, Ernest, son, 17, laborer, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI.
  8. "US City Directories, 1822-1995", digital image, Ancestry.com, Detroit City Directory, 1899, p. 1127, "Newman Diantha (wid Henry V), bds Ernest H Newman."
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