Myron Sackett

FatherBenjamin Sackett (1762-1844)
MotherBetty Eldred (c 1761-1819)
Marriage1817, CanfieldGOrpha Dean1,3
Myron Sackett, a farmer, son of Benjamin Sackett and Betty Eldred, was born in Warren, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 13 February 17871,2,3 and baptized at the Congregational Church of Christ, WarrenG, on 29 June 1800.4 He died aged 62 in Canfield, Mahoning County, OhioG, on 8 November 1849.1,3 He married in CanfieldG on 16 April 1817, Orpha Dean, daughter of William Dean and Parthena Bailey.1,3 Orpha was born in Cornwall, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 17 July 1797.1,3 She died aged 84 in Warren, Trumbull County, OhioG, on 20 February 1882.1,3
     Myron was listed in the census in 1820, 1830 and 1840 as a householder in Canfield, Trumbull County, OhioG.5,6,7
     Myron was taxed on two lots of land totalling 90 acres in Trumbull CountyG in 1825.8
     In 1850 Myron's widow Orpha was living in CanfieldG and was recorded in the census as Orpha Sackett, aged 53 and born in Connecticut. Living with her were her children, Oliver, 22, Mary, 16, and Flora, aged 13.9

Children of Myron Sackett and Orpha Dean


1502. Myron Sacket, 1787–1849, of Warren, Litchfield, Co., Conn., and Canfield, O., son of (655) Benjamin and Betsey Eldred Sackett, was married, April 16, 1817, to Orpha Dean, 1797–1882, daughter of William Dean and his wife Parthena Bailey.
Children.
3769. Ward E. Sacket, b. Apr. 21, 1818, d. Sept. 7, 1892; Fidelia T. Turner.
3770. Sarah P. Sacket, b. May 14, 1820, d. Jan. 24, 1883; m. Enos Austin.
3771. Minerva Sacket, b. Apr. 3, 1823, d. Oct. 7, 1889; m. Harman Austin.
3772. Harriet Sacket, b. June 4, 1825. d. Dec. 19, 1855; m. Charles R. Turner.
3773. Oliver P. Sacket, b. Jan. 19, 1828; m. 1st, Elsie Turner.
3774. Charlotte M. Sacket, b. June 16, 1830, of Warren, Ohio.
3775. Mary M. Sacket, b. Dec. 7, 1833, d. Aug. 5, 1890; m. A. Briscoe.
3776. Flora J. Sacket, b. Nov. 29, 1836, d. June 6, 1878; m. Charles R. Turner.
3777. Olive Amelia Sacket, b. Jan 15, 1841, d. Sept. 8, 1842.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1502. Myron Sacket, b. Feb. 14, 1787, d. in year 1849; m. Orphia Dean."
  2. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "[Sackett], Myron, s. [Benjamin & Betty], b. Feb. 13, 1787. Warren Vital Records, 1:117."
  3. B S & J E Dean, A History of the William Dean Family of Cornwall, Conn. and Canfield, Ohio. (1903), digital image, Ancestry.com, p 40, Children of William Dean and Parthena Bailey, "Orpha Dean, b. in Cornwall, Conn., July 17, 1797; d. in Warren, Feb. 20, 1882; m. in Canfield, April 16, 1817, to Myron Sackett, farmer, b. in Warren, Litchfield Co., Conn., Feb. 13, 1787; d. in Canfield, Nov. 8, 1849."
  4. "Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630–1920" (Ancestry image), Church of Christ, Warren, "Sackett, Myron, Justus, Achsa, Symmons, Lydia, Clark, Moses, Joanna & Benjamin, children of Benj(ami)n & w., bp. 29 Jun 1800. 2:42."
  5. 1820 United States census, "Myron Sacket, Canfield, Trumbull County, Ohio, 1 male under 10, 2 males 10-15, 1 male 26-44, 1 female under 10, 1 female 16-25, total 6."
  6. 1830 United States census, "Myron Sacket, Canfield, Trumbull County, Ohio, 1 male under 5, 1 male 10-14, 1 male 20-29, 1 male 40-49, 2 females 5-9, 1 female 10-14, 1 female 15-19, 1 female 30-39, total 9."
  7. 1840 United States census, "Myron Sacket, Canfield, Trumbull County, Ohio, 1 male 10-14, 1 male 50-59, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 10-14, 2 females 15-19, 1 female 20-29, 1 female 40-49, total 8."
  8. "Ohio, U.S., Tax Records, 1800-1850" (Ancestry image), Unknown Township, Trumbull, Ohio, 1825, "Sackett, Myron, lot 35, 60 acres, tax $0.60, lot 38, 30 acres, tax $0.30."
  9. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_707, p. 489
    Canfield, Mahoning, Ohio
    Sackett, Orpha, 53, real estate $4,200, b. CT
    Sackett, Oliver, 22, b. OH
    Sackett, Mary, 16, b. OH
    Sackett, Flora, 13, b. OH
    Kelly, Henry, 16, b. PA.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Christina Polston and Mark Tenniswood.
Generation.Tree7O.3
Last Edited17 Mar 2024
Sackett Database3171 Myron Sackett
 

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