Minerva Sackett

FatherMyron Sackett (1787-1849)
MotherOrpha Dean (1797-1882)
Marriage1843Harmon Austin1,2
Minerva Sackett, daughter of Myron Sackett and Orpha Dean, was born in Canfield, Mahoning County, OhioG, on 3 April 1823.1,2 She died aged 75 in Warren, Trumbull County, OhioG, on 7 October 1898.1,2 She married on 11 January 1843, Harmon Austin, farmer and manufacturer, son of Benajah Austin and Olive Harmon, and brother of Enos Austin who married Minerva's sister Sarah.1,2 Harmon was born in WarrenG on 27 July 1817.3,2 He died aged 76 in WarrenG on 6 November 1893.2
     In 1880 Minerva was living in WarrenG in the household of her husband Harmon Austin, and was recorded in the census as Minerva S Austin, aged 57, born in Ohio. Other family members were Minerva's sister Lottie, their mother Orpha, Harmon and Minerva's children, Harmon, 14, and Mary, 12, and Harmon's niece, Jennie Turner, aged 20. Also in the household were a male laborer, two female servants, and a male lodger.4

Children of Minerva Sackett and Harmon Austin

3771. Minerva Sackett, 1823–1898, daughter of (1502) Myron and Orpha Dean Sackett, was married, Jan. 11, 1843, to Harmon Austin, 1817–1893, son of Benjamin Austin and his wife Olive Harmon. Harmon Austin was a farmer and manufacturer of Warren, Ohio.
6575. Benajah Austin, b. Feb. 26, 1849, d. June 13, 1861.
6576. Helen King Austin, b. Dec. 15, 1853; m. Wm. C. Pendleton.
6577. Harmon Austin, b. July 6, 1865; m. Sally H. Woods.
6578. Mary Sackett Austin, b. Dec. 8, 1866; m. Thomas Ross.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3771. Minerva Sacket, b. Apr. 3, 1823, d. Oct. 7, 1889 [sic: 1898]; m. Harman Austin."
  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, "Minerva Sackett, b. in Canfield, April 3, 1823; d. in Warren, O., Oct. 7, 1898; m. Jan 11, 1843 to Harmon Austin, farmer and manufacturer, b. in Warren July 27, 1817, d. in Warren, Nov. 6, 1893."
  3. Sacketts of America.
  4. 1880 United States Federal Census, NA T9-1070/377B
    1st Ward, Warren, Trumbull, Ohio
    Harmon Austin, head, male, married, 62, b. OH, farmer, father b. CT, mother b. VT
    Minerva S. Austin, wife, 57, b. OH, keeping house, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Lottie M. Sackett, sister-in-law, single, 48, b. OH, teaching, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Orpha Sackett, mother-in-law, widow, 82, b. CT, at home, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    Harmon Austin, son, 14, b. OH, at school, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Mary S. Austin, dau, 12, b. OH, at school, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    John Wanemaker, other, single, 24, b. OH, laborer, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Emma Beck, other, single, 25, b. OH, house, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Laura Martin, other, single, 25, b. PA, house servant, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Jennie E. Turner, niece, single, 20, b. OH, at home, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Justin Spaugenberg, other, single, 28, b. MI, sup. planing mill, father b. ---, mother b. ---.
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited30 Dec 2020
Sackett Database3203 Minerva Sackett

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