James Noble Sackett1

(1822-1873)
FatherWilliam Sacket (1788-1864)
MotherSabrina Carter (1800-1865)
James Noble Sackett, farmer, son of William Sacket and Sabrina Carter, was born in New York StateG, on 4 July 1822.2 He died aged 50 in Livingston County, IllinoisG, on 1 February 1873 and was buried at Forrest Township Cemetery, Livingston CountyG.3 He married in Jefferson County, New York StateG, on 1 March 1843, Ursula Makepeace, daughter of Solomon Makepeace and Jane Kronkite. Ursula was born in New York StateG, on 21 May 1827.4 She died aged 85 in Livingston County, IllinoisG, on 18 February 1913 and was buried at Forrest Township CemeteryG.3
     In 1850 James was living in Alexandria, Jefferson County, New York StateG, and was recorded in the census as James Sackett, a farmer, aged 27 and born in New York. Living with him were his wife Ursula, 22, and their children, Delia, 6, John, 5, and Sabrina, aged one. The family were living next door to James's parents, William and Sabrina.5
     In 1860 he was living in Pleasant Ridge, Livingston County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as James Sacket, a farmer, aged 37. Living with him were his wife Ursula, 33, and their children, Delia, 16, John, 14, Sabrina, 11, Emma, 9, Jay, 7, Mary, 4, and Ellen, aged two.6
     In 1870 he was living in Pleasant Ridge, Livingston County, IllinoisG, and was recorded as James Sacket, a farmer, aged 47. Living with him were his wife Ursula, 43, and their children, John, 24, Mary, 16, Jay, 17, Ellen, 13, Lydia, 10, Hattie, 7, and William, aged three.7
James Noble Sackett (1822–1873), Forrest Township Cemetery, Illinois
"Ursula Sackett / Feb 18, 1913 / aged 85–8–28. James Sackett / died Feb 1, 1873 / aged 50 yrs / 6 ms 28 ds."(Src: Find A Grave, Judy Rodriguez)
Photograph by Judy Rodriguez, Find A Grave

Children of James Noble Sackett and Ursula Makepeace

Sackett Family Association descendants
Richard Keir, Ellen Sackett Brettell and Richard "Rick" Brettell.
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Thurmon King's database, 27185 James Noble Sackett.
  3. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com), Forrest Township Cemetery, Livingston County, IL, "Ursula Sackett / Feb 18, 1913 / aged 85–8–28. James Sackett / died Feb 1, 1873 / aged 50 yrs / 6 ms 28 ds."
  4. Thurmon King's database.
  5. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Alexandria, Jefferson County, New York, 24 Jul 1850
    Sackett, James, 27, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Ursula, 22, b. NY
    Sackett, Delia S, 6, b. NY
    Sackett, John H, 5, b. NY
    Sackett, Sabina T, 1, b. NY.
  6. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M653_199; Page: 972; Family History Library Film: 803199
    Pleasant Ridge, Livingston, Illinois, 29 Aug 1860
    Sacket, James, 37, farmer, real estate $1,200, personal estate $70, b. NY
    Sacket, Ursula, 33, b. NY
    Sacket, Delia, 16, b. NY
    Sacket, John H, 14, b. NY
    Sacket, Sabrina J, 11, b. NY
    Sacket, Emma C, 9, b. NY
    Sacket, Jay E, 7, b. IL
    Sacket, Mary C, 4, b. IL
    Sacket, Ellen, 2, b. IL.
  7. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M593_247; Page: 276B; Family History Library Film: 545746
    Pleasant Ridge, Livingston County, Illinois, 4 Aug 1870
    Sacket, James, 47, farmer, personal estate $100, b. NY
    Sacket, Ersula, 43, keeping house, personal estate $800, b. NY
    Sacket, Mary C, 16, at home, b. IL
    Sacket, J E, 17, farm laborer, b. IL
    Sacket, Ellen E, 13, b. IL
    Sacket, Lida, 10, b. IL
    Sacket, Hattie B, 7, b. IL
    Sacket, William W, 3, b. IL
    Sacket, John, 24, farm laborer, real estate $1,600, b. NY.
Generation.Tree8P.7
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Last Edited7 January 2018