Perry Sackett

FatherAlmeron Sacket (c 1771-after 1823)
MotherRachel White
Perry Sackett, son of Almeron Sacket and Rachel White, was born in VirginiaG in 1817.1 He married first in Pike County, IllinoisG, on 24 December 1839, Ellen "Nellie" Cole.2 She was born in VirginiaG in about 1817.3 He married second in Adams County, IllinoisG, on 20 October 1877, Mary Ann (___) Cooper.4
     Perry was listed in the 1840 census as a householder in Pike County, IllinoisG.5
     In 1850 Perry was living at Four S Four W Township, Pike County, IllinoisG, and was recorded in the census as Perry Sackett, a farmer, aged 33 and born in Virginia. Living with him were his wife Ellen, 33, and their children, William, 9, Alicia M, 8, Elizabeth J, 4, and Matilda E, aged two.6

Children of Perry Sackett and Ellen "Nellie" Cole

  • Rachel Mahala Sackett+ b. 1841, d. 1881
  • Alecia Sackett b. 1842
  • William Sackett b. 1844
  • Elizabeth Jane Sackett b. 1845
  • Matilda E. Sackett b. 1848
  • Julia Sackett b. 1850
  • Lucy Sackett b. 1852
  • John W. Sackett b. 1853
  • Hester Ann Sackett b. 9 Jan 1854, d. 2 Jan 1939
  • Henry Sackett b. 1856

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
  2. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, "Sackett, Perry/ Cole, Ellen 12/24/1839, I/ 54 Pike."
  3. Census.
  4. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, "Sackett, Perry/ Cooper, Mary Ann Mrs 10/20/1877 / Adams."
  5. 1840 United States census, "Perry Sacket, Pike County, Illinois, 1 male 20-29, 1 female 20-29, total 2."
  6. 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; State: Illinois; County: Pike; Township: 4 S 4 W; Roll: M432_124; Page: 156; 318/331;
    "Sackett, Perry, 33, farmer, b. VA
    Sackett, Ellen, 33, b. OH
    Sackett, William, 9, b. IL
    Sackett, Alicia M., 8, b. IL
    Sackett, Elizabeth J., 4, b. IL
    Sackett, Matilda E., 2, f, b. IL."
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Amanda Ihde and Aaron Brendel.
Last Edited24 Nov 2023

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