Philo Sackett

FatherMajor Buell Sackett (1763-1840)
MotherSally Earl Beach (1761-1815)
Philo Sackett, son of Major Buell Sackett and Sally Earl Beach, was born on 13 June 1786.1 He died on 12 October 1863.1 He married on 6 January 1814, Grace Perkins.1
     Philo was listed in the 1820 census as a householder in Nassau, Rensselaer County, New York StateG.2

Children of Philo Sackett and Grace Perkins

  • Sarah Maria Sackett b. 18 Feb 1816, d. 24 Mar 1828
  • Solon Philo Sackett MD+ b. 7 Oct 1818, d. 18 Jul 1893
  • Samuel W Sackett b. 11 Sep 1820, d. 13 Mar 1880
  • John Clark Sackett b. 6 Dec 1821, d. 7 Mar 1896
  • Mary E Sackett b. 27 Jun 1825, d. c 1897
  • Roxana M Sackett b. 13 Aug 1827
  • Buel Sands Sackett b. 15 Jul 1829

1201. Philo Sackett, 1788–1803, of Hector, Schuyler County, N. Y., son of (541) Major Buel Sackett, was married, Jan. 6, 1814, to Grace Perkins, a lineal descendant of Joseph Jenks, colonist, who came from England to New England about the year 1652. Her line of descent from this worthy is as follows:
Joseph Jenks, worker in brass and iron, credited with having cut the die for the first coin issued in New England, was the father of Hon. Joseph Jenks, Jr., who for over a quarter of a century was one of the most prominent citizens of Rhode Island, serving from 1715 to 1721, as Lieutenant-Governor, and from 1727 to 1732, as Governor of the colony. Elizabeth Jenks, daughter of Governor Jenks, was married to Samuel Tefft, and their daughter, Susanna Tefft, was married to Peter Crandell, and their daughter Elizabeth Crandell married Nathaniel Perkins, and their son, Sands Perkins, born in 1757, married Mary Plumb, and they were the parents of Grace Perkins, wife of Philo Sackett.
3076. Sarah M. Sackett, b. Feb. 18, 1816, d. Mar. 24, 1828.
3077. Solon Philo Sackett, b. Oct. 1818, d. Dec. 18, 1893; m. Lovedy L. Woodward.
3078. Samuel W. Sackett, b. Sept. 11, 1820, d. Mar. 13, 1880; m. Cizubah Vaughn.
3079. John C. Sackett, b. Dec. 6, 1821, d. Mar. 7, 1896; m. Rebecca A. Bloomer.
3080. Mary E. Sackett, b. June 27, 1825, d. in 1897; m. Andrew Miller.
3081. Roxana M. Sackett, b. Aug. 13, 1827; m. Leroy Baker.
3082. Buel Sands Sackett, b. July 15, 1829; m. Marion Becker.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1201. Philo Sackett, b. June 13, 1786, d. Oct. 12, 1863; m. Grace Perkins."
  2. 1820 United States census, "Philo Sacket, Nassau, Rensselaer, New York, 1 male under 10, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44, 1 female under 10, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 26-44, total 6."
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited17 Nov 2023

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