Edward Payson Sackett

FatherEdward B R Sackett (1816-1890)
MotherSabrina Sheldon Wright (1809-1897)
Edward Payson Sackett, son of Edward B R Sackett and Sabrina Sheldon Wright, was born on 20 January 1848.1,2 He died aged 14 on 23 June 1862.1,2
     In 1850 Edward was living in Meadville, Crawford County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of his parents Edward and Sabrina, and was recorded in the census as Edward Sackett, aged two and born in Pennsylvania.3
     In 1860 he was living in Mead, Crawford CountyG, in the household of his parents Edward and Sabrina, and was recorded as Edward Sacket, aged twelve.4

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3302. Edward Payson Sacket, b. Jan. 20, 1848, d. June 23, 1862."
  2. Adelbert M Dewey, Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U.S.N., and Dewey Family History, Dewey Publishing Company, Westfield, MA (1898), digital image, Ancestry.com, p314, "Edward B. R. [Sackett, son of Jabez Sackett & Ann Dewey], b. July 6, 1816; a farmer at Meadville, Pa.; m. April 25, 1839, Sabrina S. Wright; they had Frances A., b. Feb. 8, 1840; d. Sept. 3, 1847; Flavia S., b. April 3, 1842; Edward P., b. June 20, 1848; d. June 23, 1862."
  3. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 770, p 169a
    Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    Sackett, E B R, 34, farmer, b. MA
    Sackett, Sabrina, 40, b. MA
    Sackett, Flavia, 8, b. PA
    Sackett, Edward, 2, b. PA.
  4. 1860 United States Federal Census, Page 1084, FHL film 805100
    Mead, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    Sacket, Edward B R, 44, farmer, real estate $4000, personal estate $500, b. MA
    Sacket, Sabrena, 50, b. MA
    Sacket, Flavia, 18, b. PA
    Page 425, FHL film 805099
    Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    Sacket, Edward, 12, b. PA
    Sacket, Joseph, 60, farmer, real estate $500, personal estate $40, b. MA
    [Census record for this family split over two FHL films].
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited30 May 2022

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