Ward Eldred Sackett

FatherMyron Sackett (1787-1849)
MotherOrpha Dean (1797-1882)
Marriage1840Fidelia F Turner1,2
Ward Eldred Sackett, son of Myron Sackett and Orpha Dean, was born in Canfield, Mahoning County, OhioG, on 21 April 18181,2 (his gravestone has 1819.) He died aged 24 in Southington, Trumbull County, OhioG, on 7 September 18421,2 and was buried at Dean Hill Cemetery, CanfieldG.3 He married on 26 April 1840, Fidelia F Turner, daughter of James Turner and Rachel ___.1,2 Fidelia was born in CanfieldG on 11 March 1820.2 She died aged 68 in CanfieldG on 23 May 1888.2
     Ward was listed in the 1840 census as a householder in Canfield, Trumbull County, OhioG.4
     In 1850 Ward's widow Fidelia was living, with their son Myron, aged eight, in Canfield, Mahoning County, OhioG, in the household of her parents James and Rachel Turner.5
Ward Eldred Sackett (1818–1842), Dean Hill Cemetery, Canfield, Ohio
(Src: Find A Grave, H Matulek)

Child of Ward Eldred Sackett and Fidelia F Turner

3769. Ward Eldred Sackett, 1818–1842, of Canfield, O., son of (1502) Myron and Orpha Dean Sackett, was married, Apr. 26, 1840, to Fidelia F. Turner, 1820–1888, daughter of James Turner and his wife Rachel Reed.
6570. Myron Ward Sackett, b. in 1841; m. Sarah Varian Barber.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3769. Ward E. Sacket, b. Apr. 21, 1818, d. Sept. 7, 1892 [sic: 1842]; Fidelia T. Turner."
  2. B S & J E Dean, A History of the William Dean Family of Cornwall, Conn. and Canfield, Ohio. (1903), digital image, Ancestry.com, p 41-42, Children of Orpha Dean and Myron Sackett, "Ward Eldred Sackett, farmer; b. in Canfield, April 21, 1818; d. in Southington, Sept. 7, 1842; m. April 22, 1840, to Fidelia T. Turner; b. in Canfield, March 11, 1820; d. in Canfield, May 23, 1888."
  3. Find a Grave.
  4. 1840 United States census, "Ward Sacket, Canfield, Trumbull County, Ohio, 1 male 15-19, 1 male 20-29, 1 female 20-29, total 3."
  5. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll: M432_707; Page: 482B; Image: 382
    Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio
    Turner, James, 54, farmer, real estate $4,500, b. NJ
    Turner, Rachel, 49, b. VA
    Sacket, Fidelia, 30, b. OH
    Turner, James C, 18, farmer, b. OH
    Turner, Betsey, 15, b. OH
    Sacket, Miron W, 8, b. OH.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited27 Nov 2023
Sackett Database3175 Ward Eldred Sackett

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