Thompson Davidson Sackett

(1827-1892)
FatherDavid Sackett (c 1795-c 1849)
MotherMargaret Voyles (c 1800-btw 1840 & 1895)
Thompson Davidson Sackett, son of David Sackett and Margaret Voyles, was born in Quincy, Schuyler County, IllinoisG, on 13 May 1827.1 He died aged 64 in Whittier, Los Angeles County, CaliforniaG, on 4 May 1892.1 He married in about 1846, Rebecca Matilda Evans.2
     In 1870 Thompson was living in Los Nietos, Los Angeles County, CaliforniaG, and was recorded in the census as Thomas D Sackett, a farmer, aged 42 and born in Illinois. Living with him were his wife Rebecca, 42, and their children, William, 15, Emily, 12, Matilda, 10, and Robert, aged six months.3

Children of Thompson Davidson Sackett and Rebecca Matilda Evans

  • Lucy Sackett b. c 1847
  • Rebecca J. Sackett b. 1849
  • Martha Ellen Sackett b. 5 Aug 1850, d. 19 Sep 1853
  • Joseph David Sackett b. 1 Mar 1852, d. 19 Sep 1853
  • William Alfred Sackett b. 26 Nov 1854, d. 26 Jul 1912
  • Susan Ann Sackett b. 6 May 1856, d. 1 Nov 1947
  • Emily Josephine Sackett+ b. 3 Aug 1858, d. 29 Sep 1900
  • Matilda S Sackett+ b. 3 Mar 1860, d. 21 Jul 1954
  • Margaret Sackett4 b. 26 Jul 1866, d. 19 Aug 1866
  • Robert Edward Lee Sackett+ b. 5 Dec 1869, d. 27 Apr 1940
Association member descendants
Sackett Family Association descendants and researchers of Thompson Davidson Sackett and Rebecca Matilda Evans:
Marti Prespentt, Bob Buie and Kelly Schlabach.
Reference8P.7

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
  2. Date of marriage based on birth of first child.
  3. 1870 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), Roll: M593_73; Page: 591B; Image: 81151; Family History Library Film: 545572
    Los Nietos, Los Angeles County, California, 15 Aug 1870
    Sackett, Thomas D, 42, farmer, real estate $1,800, personal estate $500, b. IL
    Sackett, Rebecca M, 42, keeping house, b. AL
    Sackett, William A, 15, at home, b. TX
    Sackett, Emily J, 12, at home, b. CA
    Sackett, Matilda, 10, at home, b. CA
    Sackett, Robert Lee, 6/12, at home, b. CA, b. Dec.
  4. Nancy Jones.
Last Edited27 February 2017