Carson Hobart Sackett1

FatherHobart B Sackett2 (1826-1897)
MotherHarriet ___2
Carson Hobart Sackett, son of Hobart B Sackett and Harriet ___, was born in New Haven, ConnecticutG, in 1852.2 He died in New York CityG on 23 March 18982 and was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, New HavenG.3 He married Anna Race.2 Anna was born in New York StateG in September 1857.4 She died in Hudson, Columbia County, New York StateG, on 8 April 1917.2 After Carson's death, Anna married George Vedder in about 1900.
     In 1860 Carson was living in New HavenG in the household of his father Hobart, and was recorded in the census as Carson Sackett, aged eight and born in Connecticut.5
     In 1870 he was living in New HavenG in the household of his father Hobart and stepmother Maggie, and was recorded as Carson Sackett, aged 19.6
     Carson was listed in the New Haven City Directories of 1873/74 and 1874/75 as a basket maker, living at 54 Sylvan Avenuue, New HavenG; in 1875/76 he was a "lather" (presumably fitting wall and ceiling laths for plastering), with rooms at 91 Crown; in 1878 he was a painter, at 67 Kimberley Avenue.7
     In 1880 he was living in Huntington, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, and was recorded as Carson Sackett, a laborer, 28 and single. He was a boarder in the household of John and Lucy Harger.8 He was listed in 1891 living at 40 Cedar Hill Avenue, in 1892 at 312 Grand Avenue, and in 1893 and 1894 at 238 Blatchley Avenue. In 1897 he was again described as a lather, living at 26 Main Street.7
     In 1900 Carson's widow Anna was living at Mill Street, Hudson, Columbia County, New York StateG, and was recorded in the census as Annie Sackett, a laundress, head of household, a widow. She had given birth to eight children of whom the only survivor was her son Robert, aged three, who was living with her.9
     In 1910 she was living at Ronnade Hill, HudsonG, in the household of her thiird husband George Vedder, and was recorded as Anna Vedder, aged 53. Her son Robert Sackett, aged 14, was living with them.10

Child of Carson Hobart Sackett and Anna Race

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Email from John Meacher to Sackett List, 19 September 2004.
  3. Find a Grave.
  4. Census.
  5. 1860 United States census
    Roll M653_86, p. 215, image 217, FHL film 803086
    New Haven Ward 2, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Hobart Sackett, 34, livery keeper, real est. $3,000, personal est. $1,000, b. CT
    Lois Sackett, 60, b. CT
    Ann E Gorham, 40, b. CT
    Butler Sackett, 66, b. CT
    Carson Sackett, 8, b. CT.
  6. 1870 United States census
    Roll M593_109, p. 149A, image 301, FHL Film 545608
    2nd Ward, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
    Sackett, Hobart B, 44, retrd livery keeper, real estate $25,000, personal estate $5,000, b. CT
    Sackett, Maggie, 21, keeping house, b. NY
    Sackett, Carson, 19, at home, b. CT
    Gorham, Ann E, 50, at home, b. CT.
  7. "US City Directories, 1822-1995" (Ancestry image), New Haven City Directory, 1873/74, 1874/75, "Sackett C. Hobart, basket maker, bds 54 Sylvan av."; 1875/76, "Sackett Carson, lather, rooms (20) 91 Crown."; 1878, p. 212; "Sackett, Carson H., painter, h 67 Kimberley ave."; 1891, "Sackett, Carson, bds 40 Cedar Hill av."; 1892, "Sackett, Carson, h 312 Grand av."; 1893, 1894, "Sackett, Carson, h 238 Blatchley av."; 1897, "Sackett Carson, lather, h 26 Main."
  8. 1880 United States census
    Roll: 95; Page: 367C; Enumeration District: 124
    Huntington, Fairfield, Connecticut, 25 Jun 1880
    Sackett, Carson, 28, boarder, single, laborer, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. CT
    [In household of John & Lucy Harger].
  9. 1900 United States census
    Page: 18; Enumeration District: 0019
    Mill Street, Hudson, Columbia County, New York, 13/14 Jun 1900
    Sackett, Annie, head, b. Sep 1857, 42, wid, 8 ch, 1 living, b. NY, father b. ny, mother b. NY, laundress
    Sackett, Robert, son, b. Mar 1897, 3, b. CT, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
  10. 1910 United States census
    Roll: T624_933; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0018; FHL microfilm: 1374946
    Ronnade Hill, Hudson, Columbia County, New York, 18 Apr 1910
    Vedder, George, head, 64, m2. 10y, b. Germany father b. Germany, mother b. Germany, immigrated 1880, naturalized, mill hand, knitting mill, home rented
    Vedder, Anna, wife, 53, m3. 10y, 9 ch, 2 living, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Sackett, Robert E, stepson, 14, b. CT, father b. CT, mother b. NY.
Sackett line5th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
John Meacher.
Last Edited28 Apr 2019

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