Clara Sacket

(1799-1883)
FatherFiler Sacket (1766-1834)
MotherDeborah Waterman (between 1723 & 1755-between 1781 & 1844)
Clara Sacket, daughter of Filer Sacket and Deborah Waterman, was born in Ferrisburg, Addison County, VermontG, on 28 August 1799.1,2,3,4,5,6 She died aged 83 in Watson, Allegan County, MichiganG, on 16 June 1883.1,7 She married at Chautauqua, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, on 13 September 1821, Alpheus Alvord, son of Caleb Alvord and Mary Murdock.1,8 Alpheus was born in Greenfield, MassachusettsG, on 17 January 1787.8 He died in Austinburg, OhioG.8
     In 1850 Clara was living at Farmington, Trumbull County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Clara Alvord, aged 51, and born in Vermont, in the household of Alpheus Alvord. Also recorded in the household were [their children] Elijah (20), Maria (15), Harriet (12), Allen (10), and Amelia (7.)3
     In 1860 she was living at Welshfield, Troy, Geauga County, OhioG, and was recorded as Clara Alvord, aged 60, and born in Vermont, living with Alpheus in the household of [their son-in-law] Almond Hodges.4
     In 1870 she was living at Saybrook, Geneva, Ashtabula County, OhioG, and was recorded as Clara Alvord, aged 70, born in Vermont, and living with Alpheus in the household of [their son-in-law] Almon Hodges.5
     In 1880 she was living at Austinburg, Ashtabula County, OhioG, in the household of her son-in-law Almond G Hodges, and was recorded as Clarry Alvord, a teacher, aged 80 and born in Vermont.6

Children of Clara Sacket and Alpheus Alvord

  • Fanny Alvord8 b. 11 Apr 1823, d. 19 Oct 1825
  • Mary Deborah Alvord8 b. 6 Sep 1826
  • Eliza Fanny Alvord+8 b. 14 Aug 1828, d. 15 Sep 1885
  • Elijah Sacket Alvord8 b. 26 Jun 1830
  • Allen McLean Alvord8 b. 23 Apr 1832, d. 19 Dec 1832
  • Maria Anna Alvord8 b. 19 Aug 1834
  • Harriet Newel Alvord8 b. 14 Jan 1838
  • Allen McLean Alvord8 b. 10 May 1840, d. 8 Jun 1864
  • Amelia Matilda Alvord8 b. 29 Apr 1843
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Barbara Barbarow.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1464. Clara Sacket, b. Aug. 28, 1799, d. June 16, 1883; m. Alpheus Atwood."
  2. Samuel Morgan Alvord, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Alexander Alvord: An Early Settler of Windsor, Conn. and Northampton, Mass., A D Andrews (printer), Webster, New York (1908), date & birthplace.
  3. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Roll M432-733/237 (TEK)
    Farmington, Trumbull County, Ohio /-/-
    Alpheus Alvord, 63, M, innkeeper, $800, b. MA
    Clara Alvord, 51, F, b. VT
    Elijah S Alvord, 20, M, cheese box maker, b. Trumbell County, Ohio
    Maria Alvord, 15, F
    Harriet M Alvord, 12, F, b. Trumbell County, Ohio
    Allen M Alford, 10, M, b. Trumbell County, Ohio (last name misspelled)
    Amelia M Alvord, 7, F, b. Trumbell County, Ohio.
  4. 1860 Census for United States, Roll M653-967/000 (TEK)
    Welshfield, Troy, Geauga County, Ohio
    Almond D Hodges, 40, M, carpenter, $1,800, $1,726, b. NY
    Eliza Hodges, 31, F, b. OH
    Alpheus Alvord, 73, M, b. MA
    Clara Alvord, 60, F, b. VT
    Emailia Alvord, 17, F, CF teacher, b. OH.
  5. 1870 US Federal Census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Roll 593-1170/153 (TEK)
    Saybrook, Geneva, Ashtabula County, Ohio
    Hodges, Almon P, 50, M, farmer, $6,500, $700, b. NY
    Hodges, Eliza A, 41, F, keeping house, b. OH
    Hodges, Charley A, 8, M, b. OH
    Alvord, Alpheus, 83, M, b. MA
    Alvord, Clara, 70, F, b. VT.
  6. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254991 NA T9-0991/340B (TEK/CRS)
    Austinburg, Ashtabula, Ohio
    Almond G. HODGES, head, married, 60, b. NY, farmer, father b. MA, mother b. MA 
    Eliza F. HODGES, wife, 51, b. OH, keeping house, father b. MA, mother b. VT
    Charles A. HODGES, son, single, 18, b. OH, student, father b. NY, mother b. OH
    Clarry ALVORD, mother-in-law, widow, 80, b. VT, teacher, father b. ---, mother b. ---.
  7. Samuel Morgan Alvord, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Alexander Alvord: An Early Settler of Windsor, Conn. and Northampton, Mass., A D Andrews (printer), Webster, New York (1908), date 15 Jun 1883 & birthplace.
  8. Samuel Morgan Alvord, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Alexander Alvord: An Early Settler of Windsor, Conn. and Northampton, Mass., A D Andrews (printer), Webster, New York (1908).
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