Ella M Sackett

(c 1851-)
FatherRufus Sackett (1808-1875)
MotherFrances Parsons (1809-1879)
Ella M Sackett, daughter of Rufus Sackett and Frances Parsons, was born in Northampton, Hampshire County, MassachusettsG, in about 1851.1,2 She married in NorthamptonG on 24 February 1876, Edgar E Durantte, son of William Durantte and Rebecca Bradley.3 Edgar was born in Westville, ConnecticutG, in about 1847.1
     In 1850 Ella was living in NorthamptonG in the household of her parents Rufus and Frances, and was recorded in the census as Ella M Sackett, aged one month and born in Massachusetts.4
     In 1870 she was living in NorthamptonG in the household of her parents Rufus and Frances, and was recorded as Ella Sackett, a confectionery clerk, aged 21, and born in Massachusetts.5
     Ella was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in NorthamptonG.6
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 2265
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Birth data from marriage record.
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3387. Ella M. Sackett, m. Edgar F. Durant."
  3. Vital Records, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, Sackett, Ella M., Northampton, 1876, v281, p18, Marriage
    "1876 Feb 24, Edgar E Durantte, of New Haven Ct, 28, bookkeeper, b. Westville Ct, s. Wm & Rebecca (Bradley), first marriage, & Ella M Sackett, of Northampton, 24, b. Northampton, d. Rufus & Francis, first marriage. Married by Rev Gordon Hall."
  4. 1850 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll 320, p 101A
    Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, 7 Aug 1850
    Sackett, Rufus, 41, shoemaker, real estate $800, b. MA
    Sackett, Frances, 40, b. MA
    Sackett, Rufus W, 19, clerk, b. MA
    Sackett, Jerusha, 15, b. MA
    Sackett, Louisa, 13, b. MA
    Sackett, George, 10, b. MA
    Sackett, Sarah A, 8, b. MA
    Sackett, Josephine, 6, b. MA
    Sackett, Frederic, 4, b. MA
    Sackett, Ella M, 1/12, b. MA
    Richardson, Kesiah, 24, b. MA
    Parsons, Seth, 54, none, b. MA
    [Illegible], Theodore, , 25, shoemaker, b. Canada.
  5. 1870 Census for United States, M593_621/277
    Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts
    Sackett, Rufus, 61, boot & shoe manfr, $3,000, $3,000, b. Massachusetts
    Sackett, Frances, 60, keeping house, b. Massachusetts
    Sackett, Ella, 21, confectionery clerk, b. Massachusetts
    Sackett, Alice, 17, at home, b. Massachusetts.
  6. 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 Edited29 August 2020

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