Josephine Sackett

FatherRufus Sackett (1808-1875)
MotherFrances Parsons (1809-1879)
Josephine Sackett, daughter of Rufus Sackett and Frances Parsons, was born in Northampton, Hampshire County, MassachusettsG, on 26 April 1844.1,2 She married in Springfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 5 November 1861, Chester Loomis, son of Curtis Loomis and Mary ___.3,1 Chester, a railroad man, was born in NorthamptonG in about 1838.3
     Josephine was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in NorthamptonG.4
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3385. Josephine Sackett, b. in 1844; m. 1st, Chester Loomis."
  2. Vital Records, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, v4, p234, birth, "Apr 26, 1844, daughter Sacket, at Northampton, d. Rufus Sacket & Frances Parsons, shoemaker, of Northampton."
  3. Vital Records, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v144, p301, marriage, "Nov 5th 1861, Chester C Loomis, of Northampton, 23, Railroad man, b. Northampton, s. Curtis & Mary, first m., and Josaphine Sackett, of Northampton, 19, b. Northampton, d. Rufus Sackett, first m., married by D S Barrows, Clergyman."
  4. Website Vital Records of Northampton, Massachusetts (Corbin Collection) (New England Historic Genealogical Society), [5619] Hampshire Co. Probate Box 343 No. 4, "Sacket, Rufus of Northampton, died Aug. 14 1875. Frederick A. Sackett, Administrator, a son. Widow – Frances. Other heirs: Rufus W. Sackett, Northampton; Louisa F. Day, daughter, Northampton, wife of Lewis Day; Alice J. Sackett, daughter, Northampton; Jerusha E. Allen, daughter, New Haven, Ct., wife of Wm B. Allen; Sarah E. Marsh, daughter, New Haven, Ct., wife of Chas Marsh; Josephine Sackett, daughter, Boston; Ella M. Sackett, daughter, New Haven, Ct.; George Sackett, son, Springfield."
Last Edited24 November 2009

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