Marvin Sacket

FatherWilliam Sacket (1762-1847)
MotherOlive Dean (1766-1845)
Marriage1818, Suffield, Hartford County, ConnecticutGPolly Nelson4
Marvin Sacket, farmer, son of William Sacket and Olive Dean, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 16 October 1796.1,2,3 He married at Suffield, Hartford County, ConnecticutG, on 17 February 1818, Polly Nelson, daughter of Horace Nelson and Polley Killam.4
     Marvin served as a Private in the 101st Regiment, New York Militia, in the War of 1812. His brothers, William and Samuel, served in the same regiment.5
     Marvin was listed in the 1820 census as a householder in Lowville, Lewis County, New York StateG.6 In 1830 he was a householder in Turin, Lewis CountyG.7 In 1840 he was a householder in Ohio, Herkimer County, New York StateG.8
     Marvin's wife Polly was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in WestfieldG on 10 February 1841 and proved at the Springfield Probate Court on 1 March 1842. She was left a sum of $5.9
     In 1850 Marvin was living in West Turin, Lewis County, New York StateG, and was recorded in the census as Marvin Sacket, a farmer, aged 54. Living with him were his wife Polly, 49, and their son Byron, aged twelve.10
     In 1855 he was living in Lewis, New York StateG, and was recorded as Marvin Sackett, a laborer, aged 53. His wife Polly, aged 51, was living with him. They had lived in Lewis County for seven years. Their son James was at the neighboring property and son Horace was nearby.11

Children of Marvin Sacket and Polly Nelson

1563. Marvin Sacket, ___-___, of Jefferson County, N. Y., son of (674) William and Olive Dean Sacket.
4025. Horace N. Sacket.
4026. James A. Sacket.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1563. Marvin Sacket."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, C:51.
  3. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Marvin, s. William Jr. & Olive Dean, b. Oct. 16, 1796."
  4. "Suffield, CT: Church Records, 1710-1836" (American Ancestors transcript), marriage, "17 Feb 1818, Marvin Sackett & Polly Nelson."
  5. "U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, Marvin, 101 Reg't (Cartter's), New York Militia, rank-induction Private, rank-discharge Private."
  6. 1820 United States census, "Marvin Sacket, Lowville, Lewis County, New York State, 1 male under 10, 1 male 16-25, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, total 4."
  7. 1830 United States census, "Marvin Sacket, Turin, Lewis County, New York State, 2 males under 5, 2 males 5-9, 1 male 20-29, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 20-29, total 7."
  8. 1840 United States census, "Marvin Sacket, Ohio, Herkimer County, New York State, 1 male under 5, 1 male 10-14, 1 male 15-19, 1 male 20-29, 1 male 40-49, 2 females 5-9, 1 female 40-49, total 8."
  9. "Massachusetts, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991" (Ancestry image), Hampden County Probate Court papers, 1842, estate of Horace Nelson, case no. 8192.
  10. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 523, p 41b
    West Turin, Lewis, New York
    Sacket, Marvin, 54, farmer, real estate $500, b. NY
    Sacket, Polly, 49, b. MA
    Sacket, Ryon [Byron], 12, b. NY.
  11. 1855 New York state census, Lewis, Lewis, New York
    Family no 221
    Marvin Sackett, 53, b. MA, laborer, res. Lewis 7y
    Polly Sackett, 51, wife, b. MA, res. Lewis 7y.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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