Rev Seth Sackett

FatherHomer Sackett (1765-1853)
MotherSarah Carter (1768-1852)
Rev Seth Sackett, son of Homer Sackett and Sarah Carter, was born in Warren, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 6 February 1800.1,2,3 He died aged 52 in CaliforniaG on 19 January 18534 and was buried at Glendale Cemetery, Akron, Summit County, OhioG.4 He married in Berlin, Hartford County, ConnecticutG, on 19 October 1831, Hetty D Galpin.5,3
     Seth was baptized as an adult and admitted to the Congregational Church of Christ, WarrenG, on 2 September 1821. He was dismissed to a church in Yale College on 19 June 1825.6
     Seth was a student at Yale University from 1824 to 1831.7
     Seth was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made at WarrenG in 1844. When the estate came to be valued in June 1853, it was found to be insolvent.

Children of Rev Seth Sackett and Hetty D Galpin

  • Mary Elisabeth Sacket b. say 1833
  • Edward Sacket b. say 1835
  • Julia Maria Sacket b. say 1837
  • ___ Sacket b. say 1839
  • William Sacket b. say 1840

1527. Seth Sacket, 1800–18__, son of (657) Homer and Sarah Carter Sacket, was married to Harriet Galpin.
3913. Mary Elisabeth Sacket.
3914. Edward Sacket.
3915. Julia Maria Sacket.
3916. ___ Sacket.
3917. William Sacket.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "[Sackett], Seth, s. [Homer & Sarah], b. Feb. 6, 1800. Warren Vital Records, 1:115."
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  3. Howard Carter, Genealogy of Descendants of Thomas Carter ... of MA and CT, Norfolk, CT (1909), digital image,, pp 50–51, "Seth [son of Homer Sackett and Sarah Carter], b. Feb. 6, 1800; m. about 1822, Hetty Galpin. He was a clergyman."
  4. Thurmon King's database, 3729 Rev Seth Sackett.
  5. Barbour Collection, "Sackett, Seth, Rev., of Warren, m. Hetty D. Galpin, of Berlin, [Oct.] 19, 1831, by Rev. Ambrose Edson. Berlin Vital Records, 1:44."
  6. "Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630–1920" (Ancestry image), Church of Christ, Warren, "Sackett, Seth, bp. & adm. ch. 2 Sep 1821. 2:35."; "Sackett, Seth, adm. ch. 2 Sep 1821, on profession; dism. to church in Yale College. 5:80-1."; "Sackett, Seth, ch. mem. 11 May 1825; dism. to church in Yale College. 2:40a."; "Sackett, Seth, dism. & recom. 19 Jun 1825, by letter to church in Yale College. 2:68-9."
  7. "U.S., College Student Lists, 1763-1924" (Ancestry image), Yale University, Connecticut, 1824, "Freshmen, Seth Sackett, Warren, rooms 131 LYC."; 1825, "Sophomores, Seth Sackett, Warren, rooms 81 NM."; 1828, "Junior class, Seth Sackett, Warren, rooms Dr Punderson's."; 1829, "Middle class, Seth Sackett, Warren, rooms Dr Punderson's."; 1830, "Theological Students, Senior Class, Seth Sackett, AM, Warren, rooms Dr Punderson's."; "1831, Seth Sackett (J 28-29, M 29-30, S 30-31) b. Warren, Conn., Feb 6, 00; ord. (Litchfield, Conn.) Jan 26, 31; S. Briatain, Conn. (min.) 31-32; Naugatuck, Conn. (do.) 34-38; Akron, O. (business); d. Marysville, Calif, June, 53."
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited10 Jan 2024
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
3729 Rev Seth Sackett

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