Charles Sackett

FatherEzekiel Sackett (1786-1857)
MotherElizabeth Woodward (1792-1868)
Charles Sackett, son of Ezekiel Sackett and Elizabeth Woodward, was born in Jersey, Steuben County, New York StateG, on 10 September 1809. He died aged 50 in Redford, Wayne County, MichiganG, on 14 March 1860 and was buried at Bell Branch Cemetery, RedfordG.1 He married in New York StateG, in about 1828, Eliza Ann DeGraw. She was born in New York StateG, on 28 December 1808. She died in RedfordG, on 1 October 1895 and was buried at Bell Branch CemeteryG.
     Charles was listed in the 1840 census as a householder in Redford, MichiganG.2
     In 1850 Charles was living in Redford, MichiganG, and was recorded in the census as Charles Sackett, a farmer, aged 40 and born in New York. Living with him were his wife Eliza Ann, 41, and their children, Emily, 20, Betsey, 17, Ezekiel, 14, Diantha, 12, Martin, 10, Lucinda, 8, Eveline, 6, William, 4, and Rachel, aged three.3
     In 1880 Charles's widow Eliza was living in Detroit, MichiganG, in the household of her son Ezekiel and daughter-in-law Ines, and was recorded in the census as Eliza Sachit, aged 72 and born in New York.4

Children of Charles Sackett and Eliza Ann DeGraw

  • Emily Jane Sackett+ b. 7 Nov 1829, d. 15 Jan 1881
  • Betsey Ann Sackett b. c 1833
  • Ezekiel H Sackett+ b. 10 Oct 1835, d. 28 Jun 1917
  • Diantha H Sackett+ b. c 1838
  • Martin VanBuren Sackett+ b. 10 May 1840, d. 13 Mar 1914
  • Fanny Lucinda Sackett b. 10 Feb 1842, d. 11 Jun 1923
  • Evaline Sackett b. 31 Dec 1843
  • William Riley Sackett b. c 1846, d. c 1858
  • Rachel E. Sackett b. 13 Aug 1847, d. 5 Mar 1938
  • Sarah Lovina Sackett b. 25 Sep 1850, d. 20 Apr 1897
  • Mary Sackett b. c 1852, d. Sep 1883
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 13768
Sackett Family Association descendants
Paulette Wright and Linda Ragnoli-Tubergen.
ChartsCapt Richard Sackett descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. M. Beavis,. Source Media Type: Electronic.
  2. 1840 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Charles Sackett, Redford, Wayne County, Michigan."
  3. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Redford, Wayne, Michigan
    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.
  4. 1880 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm,, Roll: 614; Family History Film: 1254614; Page: 498B; Enumeration District: 311; Image: 0179 (CRS)
    Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, 4 Jun 1880
    Sachit, Ezechial, head, 45, US pensionist, blind, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sachit, Ines, wife, 27, keeping house, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sachit, Charles, son, 4, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sachit, Eliza, mother, 72, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of Capt Richard Sackett
Last Edited15 April 2018