Prudence M Sackett

FatherAmos Sackett1 (c 1800-after 1880)
MotherLucinda Knickerbocker1 (c 1801-1848)
Prudence M Sackett, daughter of Amos Sackett and Lucinda Knickerbocker, was born in Lockport, Niagara County, New York StateG, in 1830.1 She married first in Jackson County, MichiganG, on 17 March 1851, Isaac Ashley, son of George W Ashley and Charlotte Gavett.2 She married second in Martinsville, Wayne County, MichiganG, on 7 August 1887, William R Wheeler, a farmer.3
     In 1880 Prudence was living in New Boston, Wayne County, MichiganG, in the household of her 80-year-old father Amos, and was recorded in the census as Prudence Sacket, divorced, aged 49 and born in New York.4

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
  2. Thurmon King's database, 15673 Prudence M Sackett.
  3. "Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867–1952", digital image,, "7 Aug 1887, at Martinsville, Wayne, Michigan, William R Wheeler, 64, of New Boston, MI, b. NY, farmer; to Prudence A Ashley nee Sackett, 56, of New Boston, MI, b. NY. By H C Decker, Pastor. Witnesses: Mary R Bane, Emma Decker, both of Sumpter, MI. Recorded 26 Sep 1887."
  4. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254610 NA T9-0610/204C
    New Boston, Wayne, Michigan
    Amos Sacket, head, single[?], 80, b. NY, farmer, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Prudence Sacket, dau, divorced, 49, b. NY, keeping house, father b. NY, mother b. NY.
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Last Edited25 Aug 2015

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