Harriet Sweetser Sackett

FatherGeorge Henry Sackett (1826-1908)
MotherSarah Sweetser Sheldon
Harriet Sweetser Sackett, daughter of George Henry Sackett and Sarah Sweetser Sheldon, was born on 19 May 1858.1 She married on 14 September 1904, Stanley Moore Dewey, son of Theodore Dewey and Katherine Moore.1,2
Harriet Sweetser Sackett, for seventeen years previous to her marriage, was Director of the Department of Domestic Science and Art at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N. Y. Upon her marriage the Trustees of Pratt, in recognition of her faithful and intelligent services, presented her with a $500.00 bill, enclosed within suitably inscribed gold and pearl mounted purse. In 1907 Mr. and Mrs. Dewey resided at Rutherford, N. J.

—Weygant, The Sacketts of America

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "6015. Harriet Sweetster Sackett, b. May 19, 1858; m. Stanley M. Dewey."
  2. "Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851–2003" (Ancestry image), New York Times, 15 September 1904, "Married. / Dewey—Sackett.—At Brooklyn, N.Y., on Wednesday, Sept. 14, by the Rev. Henry M. Ladd, M.A., B.D., of Rutherford, N.J., Harriet Sweetser Sackett of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Stanley M. Dewey of Rutherford, N.J."
Sackett line8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited8 May 2011

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