William Sacket

(1730-1802)
FatherWilliam Sacket (1700-1755)
MotherHannah Bagg (say 1700-)
William Sacket, son of William Sacket and Hannah Bagg, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 7 September 17301,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 25 April 1731.4 He died aged 71 in WestfieldG, on 2 February 1802.5,6,7 He married in WestfieldG, on 10 January 1760, Lydia Weller, daughter of Jonathan Weller and Mary Bridgeman.5,8,6,9 Lydia was born in 173910 and died aged 89 in WestfieldG, on 17 May 1828.11
     William Sacket served as a private in the American Revolutionary War.12
     In 1790 William was living in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG. In his household were four white males (16+), three white males under 16, one white female, and one other free person.13

Children of William Sacket and Lydia Weller

See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 227 William Sacket
Thurmon King's Database, 53 William Sacket
Appears inSacketts in the military
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart
Joel Sacket & Clarissa Sacket relationship chart
John Noah Sackett & Francelia L Sackett relationship chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:172.
  3. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, William, s. William & Hanah (Bagg) b. Sept. 7, 1730."
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1731 Sacket, William s. William & Hannah, April 25."
  5. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "227. William Sacket, b. Sept. 1730, d. in year 1802; m. Lydia Weller."
  6. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, William, m. Lydia Wellar, Jan. 10, 1760, d. Feb. 2, 1802 ."
  7. Website Register of Deaths of the First Church, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1728–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1802 Feb. 2 William Sacket 71 years."
  8. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:34.
  9. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "William Sacket of W. and Lydia Wellar of W; m. Jan. 10, 1760."
  10. Date of birth based on age at death.
  11. Website Register of Deaths of the First Church, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1728–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1828 May 17 Wid. Lydia Sacket 89 years."
  12. Website National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (http://dar.org/), "Sackett, William
    Service: Massachusetts
    Rank: Private
    Birth: 9-7-1730, Westfield, Hampshire Co, Massachusetts
    Death: 2-2-1802, Westfield, Hampshire Co, Massachusetts
    Service Description: Capt David Mosely, Col John Mosely
    Comments: Ss: Ma Sol & Sail, Vol. 13 P. 731
    Residence: Westfield, Hampshire Co, Massachusetts
    Spouse: Lydia Weller."
  13. 1790 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, William Sacket. Westfield, Hampshire, MA. 4 white males (16+), 3 white males under 16, 1 white female, and 1 other free person.
Reference227.5M.7
Last Edited5 March 2018