Alexander Sackett

(1808-1893)
FatherCyrus Sacket (1764-1846)
MotherNancy Anne Stapleton (1768-1855)
Alexander Sackett, farmer, son of Cyrus Sacket and Nancy Anne Stapleton, was born in Sugar Creek Township, Greene County, OhioG, on 3 April 1808.1,2 He died aged 85 in Sugar Creek TownshipG on 10 April 1893.3,2 He married first in about 1834, Isabell Preston.3,4 Isabell died in about 1848.3 He married second in about 1850, Mary Brewster.3,4
     In 1850 Alexander was living in Sugar Creek, Greene County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Alex Sackett, a farmer, aged 42 and born in Ohio. Living with him were his second wife, Mary, aged 35, and his children by his first marriage, Martha, 15, Sarah, 14, Cyrus, Mary, 10, Emily, 9 [sic: 6], and Enor [Aner], aged eight. Alexander's widowed mother Nancy, aged 84, was living next door.5
     In 1860 he was living in Sugar CreekG and was recorded as Alexander Sackett, a farmer, aged 52 and born in Ohio. Living with him were his second wife, Mary, 45, Alexander's children by his first marriage, Cyrus, 22, and Emily, 16, and Alexander and Mary's children, Lois, 9, Samuel, 6, and Alexander, aged three months.6

Children of Alexander Sackett and Isabell Preston

Children of Alexander Sackett and Mary Brewster

Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "12598. Alexander Sackett, b. April 3, 1808, d. Apr 10, 1893."
  2. "Ohio Deaths and Burials, 1854–1997", database, FamilySearch, "Alexander Sackett, 84, b. Sugar Creek Twp., married, farmer, d. Sugar Creek Township, Greene, Ohio, 10 Apr 1893. Film 534104."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, p487 "12598. Alexander Sackett, b. April 3, 1808, d. Apr 10, 1893."
  4. Date of marriage based on birth of first child.
  5. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M432_683; Page: 116B; Image: 531
    Sugar Creek, Greene County, Ohio, 26 Sep 1850
    Sackett, Alex, 42, farmer, real estate $300, b. OH
    Sackett, Mary, 35, b. OH
    Sackett, Martha, 15, b. OH
    Sackett, Sarah, 14, b. OH
    Sackett, Cyrus, 12, b. OH
    Sackett, Mary, 10, b. OH
    Sackett, Emily, 9, b. OH
    Sackett, Enor, 8, b. OH.
  6. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M653_968; Page: 35; Image: 74; Family History Library Film: 803968
    Sugar Creek, Greene County, Ohio, 29 Jun 1860
    Sackett, Alexander, 52, farmer, real estate $4,800, personal estate $600, b. OH
    Sackett, Mary, 45, b. OH
    Sackett, Cyrus, 22, farmer, b. OH
    Sackett, Emily, 16, b. OH
    Sackett, Lois, 9, b. OH
    Sackett, Samuel, 6, b. OH
    Sackett, Alexander, 3/12, b. OH.
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Last Edited31 July 2016
 

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