Captain Gideon Shepard Sacket

FatherMenardus Sacket (1770-1854)
MotherFanny Nimocks (1773-1838)
Captain Gideon Shepard Sacket, son of Menardus Sacket and Fanny Nimocks, was born on 29 November 1792.1 He died aged 67 on 24 September 1860.1 He married Frances Electa Bush.1
     Gideon served as a Private in the New York Militia in the War of 1812. He was later an officer in the 46th Regiment of New York Infantry.1,2
     Gideon was listed in the census in 1820 and 1830 as a householder in Lyme, Jefferson County, New York StateG.3,4
     In 1850 Gideon was living in Cape Vincent, Jefferson County, New York StateG, and was recorded in the census as Gideon S Sackett, a physician, aged 57. Living with him were his wife Fanny, 54, their children, Julia, 17, and Theophilus, 15, their granddaughter Fanny Sackett, aged two, and Gideon's father Menardus, aged 79.5

Children of Captain Gideon Shepard Sacket and Frances Electa Bush

1240. Capt. Gideon Shepard Sacket, 1792–1860, of Westfield, Mass., and Cape Vincent, N. Y., son of (559) Menardus and Fanny Nimocks Sacket, was married to Frances Electa Bush. He was for several years a commissioned officer in the 46th Regiment of New York Infantry.
3150. Delos B. Sacket, b. Apr. 14, 1822, d. Mar. 8, 1885; m. Amanda Field.
3151. Julia E. Sacket, b. June 17, 1832; m. James B. Ainsworth.
3152. Theophles E. Sacket, b. May 3, 1835; m. Ann Elisabeth Budd.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1240. Gideon S. Sacket, b. Nov. 29, 1792, d. Sept. 24, 1860; m. Frances E. Bush."
  2. "U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, Gideon S, 101 Reg't (Cartter's), New York Militia, rank-induction Private, rank-discharge Private."; "Sacket, Gideon S, 1 Regiment (Nellis'), New York Militia, rank-induction Private, rank-discharge Private."
  3. 1820 United States census, "Gideon S Sacket, Lyme, Jefferson County, New York State, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44, 1 female 16-25, total 3."
  4. 1830 United States census, "Gideon S Sacket, Lyme, Jefferson County, New York, 1 male 10-14, 1 male 30-39, 1 male 40-49, 1 female 10-14, 1 female 30-39, total 5."
  5. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 514, p 399b
    Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, 17 Aug 1850
    Sackett, Gideon S, 57, physician, real estate $3000, b. MA
    Sackett, Fanny, 54, b. MA
    Sackett, Julia, 17, b. NY
    Sackett, Theophilus, 15, b. NY
    Sackett, Fanny, 2, b. NY
    Sackett, Menardus, 79, b. MA
    Loner?, Thomas, 16, b. Ireland.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Jim Gould.
Last Edited20 Nov 2023
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
1536 Captain Gideon Shepard Sacket

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