Samuel Sackett1

FatherThomas Sackett2 (1787-1871)
MotherCatherine Chambers2
Samuel Sackett, son of Thomas Sackett and Catherine Chambers, was born in Butler County, OhioG, in 1815.2 He died aged about 76 in Ten Mile Community, Macon County, MissouriG, on 14 August 18912 and was buried in the Ten Mile Cemetery, Macon CountyG.2 He married first in Sangamon County, IllinoisG, on 23 March 1837, Irene/Syrena Caroline Goodman.3 She died in Sangamon CountyG on 13 January 1841.4 He married second in Sangamon CountyG on 5 February 1843, Margarite Campbell.5 She was born in OhioG in 18242 and died aged 70 in Ten Mile CommunityG on 4 April 1894.
     Samuel was listed in the 1840 census as a householder in Sangamon County, IllinoisG.6
     In 1880 Samuel was living in Ten-Mile, Macon CountyG, and was recorded in the census as Samuel Sackett, a farmer, head of household, married, aged 65 and born in Ohio. Living with him were his wife, Margret, aged 55 and also born in Ohio, their children, Henry (24), Lewis (17), and Hatty (20), and their nine-year-old granddaughter, Emma Casen.7
     Samuel made his will in Ten Mile Township, Macon County, MissouriG, on 25 June 1890, naming as beneficiaries his wife Margarite, his sons Enos, John, Reuben, Winfield, Henry, Thomas and Lewis, and his daughters Syrena, Leah and Harriet.8

Children of Samuel Sackett and Margarite Campbell

  • Elizabeth Sackett+ b. 1845
  • Enos Sackett b. 1847, d. 4 Feb 1901
  • John Sackett+ b. 1848, d. 1918
  • Reuben Sackett+ b. Mar 1851, d. 9 Aug 1904
  • Winfield S Sackett+ b. 23 Jun 1852, d. 17 Feb 1936
  • Syrena Caroline Sackett b. 1854, d. after 3 Feb 1901
  • Henry Sackett b. 16 Mar 1856, d. 26 Mar 1934
  • Leah Sackett b. 1858, d. 22 Sep 1930
  • Harriet Sackett b. 1860
  • Thomas Sackett+ b. 2 Feb 1862, d. 30 Aug 1920
  • Lewis Grant Sackett b. 1864, d. c 1925

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Thurmon King's database.
  3. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, "Sackett, Samuel/ Goodman, Irene Caroline 03/23/1837 / Sangamon."
  4. Thurmon King's database, citing Family Bible: "Syrena C. Sackett departed this life Jan. 13, 1841."
  5. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, "Sackett, Samuel/ Campbell, Margarite 02/05/1843 002/0173 Sangamon."
  6. 1840 United States census, "Saml Sackett, Sangamon County, Illinois, 1 male 20-29, 1 female 15-19, total 2."
  7. 1880 United States Federal Census, FHL 1254701 NA T9-0701/329B
    Ten-Mile, Macon, Missouri
    Saml. Sackett, head, married, 65, b. OH, farmer, father b. PA, mother b. PA
    Margret Sackett, wife, 55, b. OH, keeps house, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Henry Sackett, son, single, 24, b. IA, farmer, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Lewis G. Sackett, son, single, 17, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Hatty Sackett, dau, single, 20, b. IL, house keeping, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Emma Casen, gdau, 9, b. IL, father b. Germany, mother b. IL.
  8. Will of Samuel Sackett of Macon County, Missouri, 25 June 1890, proved, 1 September 1891 (Macon County Court, Missouri, book 1, p475).
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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Last Edited25 Nov 2023
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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