Aaron Sackett

FatherHomer Sackett (1765-1853)
MotherSarah Carter (c 1768-1852)
Aaron Sackett, son of Homer Sackett and Sarah Carter, was born in Warren, ConnecticutG, on 7 June 1791.1,2 He died aged 80 at his son William's home in Copley, Summit County, OhioG, on 8 January 1872.2,3,4 He married on 15 May 1816, Huldah Camelia Tanner.2,3 Huldah was born in ConnecticutG on 10 August 1793.3 She died aged 61 on 24 April 1855.3
     Aaron moved with his family in 1836 to Canandaigua, Ontario County, New York StateG, and again in 1838 to a permanent settlement in Tallmadge Township, Summit County, Ohiio, where he acquired a tract of land.4
     In 1850 Aaron was living in Tallmadge, Summit County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Aaron Sackett, a farmer, aged 59. Living with him were his wife Huldah, 57, and their children, William, 22, and Sarah, aged twelve. There were also two male laborers in the household.5
     In 1870 he was living in CopleyG in the household of his son William and daughter-in-law Harriet, and was recorded as Aaron Sackett, aged 80.6

Children of Aaron Sackett and Huldah Camelia Tanner

  • Theodocia Sackett b. 21 Feb 1817
  • Harriet Tanner Sackett b. 5 Jan 1819, d. 7 Jun 1891
  • George Sackett+ b. 6 Jan 1821, d. 12 Jul 1907
  • Sarah M Sackett b. 12 Jun 1822, d. 25 Jun 1826
  • Emeline Sackett b. 6 Jun 1825, d. 5 Aug 1867
  • William Chester Sackett+ b. 29 Oct 1827, d. 14 Nov 1902
  • Seth Sackett b. 27 Dec 1829
  • Maria A Sackett b. 11 Jun 1832
  • Frances Amelia Sackett+ b. 18 May 1834, d. 4 Jun 1870
  • Sarah Malinda Sackett+ b. 15 May 1837, d. 21 Dec 1912

 Notes & Citations

  1. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "[Sackett], Aaron, s. [Homer & Sarah], b. Jun. 7, 1791. Warren Vital Records, 1:115."
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  3. William Henry Perrin, History of Summit County, with an outline sketch of: Ohio (Chicago, IL: Baskin & Battey, 1881).
  4. William B Doyle, Centennial history of Summit County, Ohio and representative citizens (Chicago, IL: Biographical Pub. Co., 1908).
  5. 1850 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll M432_732, p. 484

    Tallmadge, Summit, Ohio, 18 Sep 1850
    Sackett, Aaron, 59, m, farmer, b. CT
    Sackett, Huldah C., 57, f, b. CT
    Sackett, William C., 22, m, farmer, b. CT
    Sackett, Sarah, 12, f, b. NY
    Hanford, George, 22, m, laborer, b. CT
    Brewer, Lewis, 27, m, laborer, b. ENG.
  6. 1870 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll: M593_1270; Page: 171B; Family History Library Film: 552769
    Copley, Summit County, Ohio, 13 Aug 1870
    Sackett, William C, 43, farmer & sawmill proprietor, real estate $30,000, personal estate $3,400, b. CT
    Sackett, Harriet L, 34, keeping house, b. OH
    Sackett, Clarance H, 12, attending school, b. OH
    Sackett, William A, 4, at home, b. OH
    Sackett, Aaron, 80, at home, b. CT.
See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 1522 
Thurmon King's Database, 3637
Histories of Summit County, Ohio.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Diane Francis.
Last Edited26 Apr 2019

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