Cyrus Sacket

FatherReuben Sacket (1732-1803)
MotherMercy Finney (1729/30-1805)
Cyrus Sacket, son of Reuben Sacket and Mercy Finney, was born in Kent, ConnecticutG, on 5 January 1764.1,2 He died aged 82 in Bellbrook, Greene County, OhioG, on 13 July 1846. He married in Bourbon County, KentuckyG, on 10 June 1792, Nancy Anne Stapleton, daughter of Joseph Stapleton and Sarah ___.3 Nancy was born in MarylandG, on 6 March 1768.4 She died aged 87 in Bellbrook, Greene County, OhioG, on 18 September 18555 and was buried at the Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Greene CountyG.5
     In 1850 Cyrus's widow was living in Sugar Creek, Greene County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Nancy Sackett, aged 84 and born in Maryland. She was living next door to her son Alexander.6
     Cyrus Sacket served in the American Revolutionary War.

Children of Cyrus Sacket and Nancy Anne Stapleton

See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 665 Cyrus Sacket
Thurmon King's Database, 4442 Cyrus Sacket
Appears inSacketts in the military
ChartsTree 7. Simon Sackett the colonist descendant chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "[Sackett], Cyrus, s. [Reuben & Marcy], b. Jan. 5, 1764. Kent Vital Records, 1:8."
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  3. Thurmon King's database, citing Bourbon County (KY) Clerk's official certificate of marriage record.
  4. Thurmon King's database.
  5. Greene County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, Greene County, Ohio, Cemetery Inscriptions (1985).
  6. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm,, Roll: M432_683; Page: 116B; Image: 531
    Sugar Creek, Greene County, Ohio, 26 Sep 1850
    Sackett, Nancy, 84, b. MD
    Jonas?, Elizabeth, 38, b. OH.
Last Edited4 March 2018