Myron Sackett

FatherBenjamin Sackett (1762-1844)
MotherBetsey Eldred (c 1761-1819)
Myron Sackett, a farmer, son of Benjamin Sackett and Betsey 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
     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 13.5

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.
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.

Children of Myron Sackett and Orpha Dean

 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,, 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. 1850 United States 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.
Last Edited2 Dec 2022
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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