Orpha Sackett

FatherBenjamin Sackett (1762-1844)
MotherBetty Eldred (c 1761-1819)
Orpha Sackett, daughter of Benjamin Sackett and Betty Eldred, was born on 6 July 1801.1 She died aged 84 on 28 October 1885.1 She married in Warren, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 3 May 1837, Daniel Elliot Brinsmade, of Washington, Litchfield County.1,2,3,4
     Orpha was admitted to membership of the Congregational Church of Christ, WarrenG, on 1 September 1816.5 She was a church member there on 11 May 1825 and was then dismissed to a church in Washington, Litchfield CountyG.5
     Orpha attended a reunion of some thirty Sackett relations at the home in Washington, ConnecticutG, of Simeon and Malinda (Sackett) Ford on 13 August 1873.

Children of Orpha Sackett and Daniel Elliot Brinsmade

1509. Orphia Sacket, 1801–1863, daughter of (655) Benjamin and Betsey Eldred Sacket, was married, May 3, 1836, to Daniel Elliot Brainswold.
3830. Sherman Brainswold.
3831. Frederick Brainswold.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1509. Orphea Sacket, b. July 6, 1801, d. Oct 28, 1885; m. Daniel E. Brinswold."
  2. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, Orpha, of Warren, m. Daniel E. Brimsmade, of Washington, May 3, 1837, by Rev. Fosdic Harrison, of Bethlam. Warren Vital Records, 1:9."
  3. American Antiquarian Society, "Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704–1930" (Ancestry image), The Hartford Times, Connecticut, 20 May 1837, marriage, "Daniel E Brinsmade, of Washington, & Orphey Sackett, daughter of Benjamin, at Warren."
  4. "Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630–1920" (Ancestry image), Church of Christ, Warren, "Sackett, Orpha, m. Daniel E Brinsmade of Washington, 3 May 1837. 2:30a."
  5. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, Church of Christ, Warren, "Sackett, Orpha, adm. ch. 1 Sep 1816, on profession; dism. to Washington. 5:74-5."; "Sackett, Orpha, ch. mem. 11 May 1825; dism. & recom. to church in Washington. 2:39."
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited15 Apr 2022

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