Moses Sacket

(1798-1865)
FatherMoses Sacket (1766-1850)
MotherTryphena Hitchcock (say 1775-)
Moses Sacket, son of Moses Sacket and Tryphena Hitchcock, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 11 August 17981,2,3 and died there aged 66 on 10 June 1865.4,5 He was buried in the Pine Hill Cemetery, WestfieldG.5 He married at the First Church, WestfieldG, on 21 April 1825, Maria Doane, daughter of Enoch Doane and Mabel Cooper.6,7,8 Maria was born on 4 January 1808.5 She died aged 88 on 31 March 18965 and was buried in the Pine Hill CemeteryG.5
     In 1850 Moses was living in WestfieldG and was recorded in the census as Moses Sacket, a farmer, aged 50 and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Maria, 42, and their children, Nancy, 12, Cornelius, 7, Austin, 5, and Edwin, aged one.9
     In 1860 he was living in WestfieldG and was recorded as Moses Sacket, a farmer, aged 62 and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Maria, 52, and children, Nancy, 21, Cornelius, 17, Austin, 15, and Edwin G, aged eleven.10
     In 1870 Moses's widow Maria was living in WestfieldG in the household of her son Cornelius, and was recorded in the census as Maria Sackett, aged 62, and born in Massachusetts.11

Children of Moses Sacket and Maria Doane

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Sackett Family Association descendants
Pat Williamson and Michelle Pandolfi.
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, C:188, birth, Moses Sacket b. August 11, 1798.
  2. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, Moses, s. Moses, 2nd & Tryphena Hiscock, b. Aug. 11, 1798."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  4. Vital Records, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v183, p348, death, "1865 June 10, Moses Sackett, male, married, 67, consumption, at Westfield, of Westfield, farmer, b. Westfield, s. Moses Sackett."
  5. Website Sackett Family Headstones (Fred J Sackett & Thurmon King) (http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…), "Moses Sackett/ Aug. 11, 1798 - June 10, 1865/ Maria Doane, his wife/ Jan. 4, 1808 - Mar. 31, 1896/ Emily, Lewis, Willie/ their infant children."
  6. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, D:168, Moses Sacket & Maria Doane marriage intentions filed 19 May 1825.
  7. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Moses Sacket Jr. of W. and Maria Doan of W; m. Apr. 21, 1825." [note discrepancy between date marriage intentions filed and date of marriage]
  8. Website Marriage Records of the First Church, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1781–1835 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1825 Moses Sacket Jr. of Westfield & Maria Doane of Westfield."
  9. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: M432_318; Page: 211B
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    520/521
    Moses Sacket, 50, farmer, real est. $1,000, b. MA
    Maria Sacket, 42, b. MA
    Nancy Sacket, 12, b. MA
    Cornelius Sacket, 7, b. MA
    Austin Sacket, 5, b. MA
    Edwin Sacket, 1, b. MA.
  10. 1860 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, M653_502, p. 885, image 82, FHL film 803502
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Moses Sacket, 62, farmer, real est. $1,500, personal est. $150, b. MA
    Maria Sacket, 52, b. MA
    Nancy Sacket, 21, housework, b. MA
    Cornelius Sacket, 17, ostler, b. MA
    Austin Sacket, 15, farmer, b. MA
    Edwin G Sacket, 11, b. MA.
  11. 1870 Census for United States, M593_619/376
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Sackett, Cornelius, 27, livery stable, $-, $2,000, b. Mass
    Sackett, Maria, 62, keeping house, $1,900, $150, b. Mass
    Star, Dudley, 77, at home, $10,000, $2,000, b. Mass
    Ford, Harriet, 37, keeping house, $600, $2,500, b. Mass.
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Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited12 March 2018