Elizabeth Caroline, fourth child of Samuel and Priscilla (Caldwell) Sackett, was born in Smithfield, Fayette county, Pennsylvania, May 9, 1839. Her early life was spent on the old homestead in Georges township, where she was educated at George Creek Academy. She married, March 3, 1859, William Nixon Brownfield. After her husband's death Mrs. Brownfield moved to Uniontown, Pennsylvania, with her daughters, where she has resided since 1898, at No. 12 Nutt avenue. She is a member of the Methodist Episcopal church and a most vivacious, courteous, charming lady of "ye olden time."
—John W Jordan, Genealogical and Personal History of Fayette County, Pennsylvania (1912.)
Elizabeth (Sackett) Brownfield (1839–1926), Oak Grove Cemetery, Uniontown, Pennsylvania (Src: Find A Grave, Patti)
Children of Elizabeth Caroline Sackett and William Nixon Brownfield
Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3975. Elisabeth Sacket."
Thurmon King's database.
"Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906–1967" (Ancestry image), "Brownfield, Elizabeth S, d. 12 Nutt Ave, Uniontown, Fayette County, PA, 26 Jun 1926, widowed, b. Penna, 9 May 1839, age 87-1-17, housewife, father Samuel Sackett b. PA, mother Priscilla Colwell b. PA, informant B B Brownfield of Uniontown, cause chronic interstitial myocarditis, bur. Oak Grove, 29 Jun 1926."
Find a Grave.
John W Jordan, Genealogical and Personal History of Fayette County, Pennsylvania (1912), digital image, Ancestry.com, 2:346, "William Nixon, son of Basil Brownfield [& Sarah Collins], was born March 26, 1836, died January 11, 1889. ... He married, March 3, 1859, Elizabeth Caroline Sackett, who survives him."
1850 United States census Roll M432_779; p. 115; August 1, 1850 Nicholson, Fayette, Pennsylvania Samuel Sackett, 53, m, farmer, b. PA Priscilla Sackett, 41, f, b. PA Alexander Sackett, 17, m, farmer, b. PA William Sackett, 15, m, farmer, b. PA Lucinda A, Sackett, 13, f, b. PA Elizabeth C. Sackett, 11, f, b. PA Louiza B. Sackett, 7, f, b. PA.