Smith Chapel Sackett1

(1814-1892)
FatherEzra Sacket (1782-)
MotherSarah "Sally" Hurd (1783-1839)
Smith Chapel Sackett, son of Ezra Sacket and Sarah "Sally" Hurd, was born in Sandisfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 4 March 1814.2,3 He died there aged 77 on 14 January 18923,4 and was buried at the South Sandisfield CemeteryG. He married at the Congregational Church, SandisfieldG, on 20 March 1838, Jemima Heath.5,6,7 Jemima was born in SandisfieldG on 26 July 18218,9 and died aged 81 in West Becket, Berkshire CountyG, on 12 August 1902.8,9
     In 1850 Smith was living in SandisfieldG and was recorded in the census as Smith Sacket, a farmer, aged 36, and born in Massachusetts, Living with him were his wife Jemima, aged 30, and children, Andrew, 10, Mary, 7, Cynthia, 5, and Ann, aged one.10
     In 1860 he was living in SandisfieldG and was recorded as Smith Sacket, a butcher, aged 44, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Jemima, aged 39, and born in Massachusetts, and their children, Roswell, 21, Mary, 18, Cynthia, 15, John, 5, Charles, 3, Homer, 1, and Addie, aged five.11
     In 1870 he was living in SandisfieldG and was recorded as Smith Sacket, a farmer, aged 56,and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Jemima, aged 49, and born in Massachusetts, and children, Adeline, 15, Charles, 13, Homer, 11, and Frederic, aged nine.12
     Jemima was listed as a member of the Congregational Church, SandisfieldG, on 10 January 1885.13

Children of Smith Chapel Sackett and Jemima Heath

See alsoThurmon King's Database, 9795
Sackett Family Association descendants
Fred Sackett and Lynette Sackett Wilkerson.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Website Vital Records of Sandisfield, Massachusetts, to 1850 (New England Historic Genealogical Society) (http://www.NewEnglandAncestors.org), "Smith Chapel, [s. Ezra Sackett & Sally], born Mar. 4, 1814."
  3. Smith and Jemima (Heath) Sackett Family Bible, transcript at Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, "Sandisfield, Mass., March 4, 1814 Smith Sackett was born. Died January 14, 1892, age 78 year."
  4. Smith and Jemima (Heath) Sackett Family Bible, transcript at Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, "Sandisfield, Mass., January 14, 1892, Smith Sackett, died, age 78 years."
  5. Website Vital Records of Sandisfield, Massachusetts, to 1850 (New England Historic Genealogical Society) (http://www.NewEnglandAncestors.org), marriage, "Sacket, Smith and Jemima Heath, Mar. 20, 1838."
  6. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts Genealogical Records, marriages, "1838 March 20, Mr Smith Sackett to Miss Jemima Heath, both of Sandisfield."
  7. Smith and Jemima (Heath) Sackett Family Bible, transcript at Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, "Sandisfield, March 29th [sic], 1838, Smith Sackett and Jemima Heath was married." [Discrepancy in date, perhaps an error in transcription]
  8. Thurmon King's database, 9810 Jemima Heath.
  9. Smith and Jemima (Heath) Sackett Family Bible, transcript at Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, "Sandisfield, Mass., July 26, 1821 Jemima Heath was born. Died West Becket, Aug. 12, 1902, age 82. The age of 81 was originally recorded."
  10. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, M432_306/292/81/85 (TEK)
    Sandisfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts
    Smith Sacket, 36, farmer, b. MA
    Jemima Sacket, 30, b. MA
    Andrew Sacket, 10, b. MA
    Mary Sacket, 7, b. MA
    Cynthia Sacket, 5, b. MA
    Ann Sacket, 1, b. MA.
  11. 1860 Census for United States, M653_487/741
    Sandisfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
    Smith Sacket, 44, male, butcher, $2,000, $2,000, b. Mass
    Jemima or Jeanna Sacket, 39, housekeeper, b. Mass
    Roswell H Sacket, 21, male, butcher, b. Mass
    Mary P Sacket, 18, b. Mass
    Cynthia E Sacket, 15, b. Mass
    John Sacket, 5, b. Mass
    Charles Sacket, 3, b. Mass
    Homer Sacket, 1, b. Mass
    Addie Sacket, 5, b. Mass.
  12. 1870 Census for United States, M593_602/668/458
    Sandisfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
    Sacket, Andrew, 30, slug driver?, $1,000, $700, b. Mass
    Sacket, Elnora, 33, keeping house, b. Conn
    Sacket, Charles A, 3, at home, b. Mass
    Sacket, Walter N, 1, at home, b. Mass
    ---
    Sacket, Smith, 56, farmer, $600, $500, b. Mass
    Sacket, Jemima, 49, keeping house, b. Mass
    Sacket, Adeline, 15, no occupation, b. Mass
    Sacket, Charles, 13, at school, b. Mass
    Sacket, Homer, 11, at school, b. Mass
    Sacket, Frederic, 9, at school, b. Mass.
  13. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts Genealogical Records, "members of the church Jan 10, 1885, Mrs Jemima Sackett."
Generation.Tree7O.3a
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited12 March 2018
 

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