Edward Sackett

(1836-1861)
FatherHomer Sacket (1801-1871)
MotherFlora Skiff (1808-1859)
Edward Sackett, son of Homer Sacket and Flora Skiff, was born on 26 July 1836.1 He died aged 24 in Torrington, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 9 March 18611,2 and was buried at the Old Cemetery, Warren, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG.3
     In 1850 Edward was living in Warren, Litchfield CountyG, and was recorded in the census as Edward Sackett, aged 14 and born in Connecticut. He was living with hiis parents Homer and Flora in the household of his grandparents Homer and Sarah.4
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Descendants of Homer Sackett

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3939. Edward Sacket, b. July 26, 1836, d. Nov. 9, 1861."
  2. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, Winsted Herald, 22 Mar 1861, "Sackett, Edward, Torringford, son of Homer, of Warren, died 9 Mar, age 25."
    Bridgeport Daily Standard, 25 Mar 1861, "Sackett, Edward, Torrington, son of Homer of Warren, died 9 Mar, age 25."
    Waterbury American, 29 Mar 1861, "Sackett, Edward, Torrington, son of Homer, of Warren, died 9 Mar 1861, age 24."
  3. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 51:17, Inscription, Old Cemetery, Warren, Litchfield County, "Sackett, Edward, born July 22, 1836, died Mar 9, 1861."
  4. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, Roll M432_43, p. 85
    Warren, Litchfield, Connecticut
    1265/1336
    Sackett, Homer, 85, m, farmer, b. CT
    Sackett, Sarah, 81, f, b. CT
    Sackett, Homer Jr., 48, m, farmer, b. CT
    Sackett, Flora, 42, f, b. CT
    Sackett, Edward, 14, m, b. CT
    Sackett, Homer S., 11, m, b. CT
    Sackett, Augustine, 9, m, b. CT
    Sackett, Flora J., 3, f, b. CT
    Hogan, John, 22, m, laborer, b. IRE
    Pratt, James, 21, m, laborer, b. IRE
    Kerney, Margaret, 18, f, b. IRE.
Generation.Tree3939.8P.3a
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited11 February 2015