Captain James Joseph Sackett
, of New York City and Bridgeport, Connecticut, son of James Joseph Sackett
and Ann Black
, was born on 22 October 1812.1
He died aged 33 in New York CityG
on 14 March 1846.1,2
He married at Williamsburgh, Long IslandG
, on 26 December 1836, Harriet Capes.1,3
After James's death Harriet married second on 22 March 1855 John Jay Bell.4,5
Harriet was born on 30 July 1812.6
She died aged 76 on 9 November 1888 and was buried at New Woodland Cemetery, Stamford, Fairfield CountyG
James Sackett was a Captain in the 4th Regiment of Connecticut Militia.
Capt. James Joseph Sackett ... was interested in local military affairs. In New York City he was a member of National Greys, and after removing to Bridgeport, became captain of a company attached to the 4th Regiment of Connecticut Militia. He was buried with military honors.
—Weygant, The Sacketts of America