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 Harriet Capes.1
After James's death Harriet married second on 22 March 1855 John Jay Bell.3,4
Harriet was born on 30 July 1812.5
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