Abraham Allen Sackett

(1840-1925)
FatherAugustus Russell Sackett1 (1810-)
MotherMary Haw1 (1818-1903)
Abraham Allen Sackett, tanner, hostler, son of Augustus Russell Sackett and Mary Haw, was born in Darlington, Ontario, CanadaG, on 12 July 1840.2,3 He died aged 84 at 180 Coleman Avenue, York, OntarioG, on 9 April 19254,5 and was buried at Norway Cemetery, Toronto, OntarioG.5 He married first in Fenelon, Victoria County, OntarioG, on 1 January 1872, Ellen Hancock, daughter of George Hancock and Mary Ann ___.4,6 Ellen was born in Devon, EnglandG, in about 1850.2,7 She died aged 37 in Beaverton, OntarioG, on 24 August 1888.8 He married second in BeavertonG on 10 December 1891, Martha Stoyner, daughter of Richard Stoyner and Martha ___.9 Martha was born in Worcestershire, EnglandG, on 25 August 18442,7 and immigrated to CanadaG in 1889.3 She died aged 85 at Ontario Hospital, WhitbyG, on 4 June 193010 and was buried at Groveside Cemetery, WhitbyG, on 7 June 1930.10
     In 1881 Abraham was living in Thorah, OntarioG, and was recorded in the census as Abram Sackett, a labourer, married, English, aged 40 and born in Ontario. Living with him were his wife Ellen, 28, and their children, Lucy, 9, Teressa, 6, Isabella, 4, John James, 1, and Mary Ann, aged three.11
     In 1891 he was living in Beaverton, OntarioG, and was recorded as Abraham Sacket, hostler, a widower, aged 51 and born in Ontario. Living with him were his children, Theresa, 17, Ester, 15, Mary Ann, 13, John James, 12, Annie, 10, George, 8, and Abraham, aged six.12
     In 1901 he was living in Fenelon, Victoria County, OntarioG, and was recorded as Abram A Sackett, head of household, married, born on 12 July 1840. Living with him were his second wife, Martha, 56, his son Abraham, 15, and a granddaughter, Ela ?ray, aged five.13
     In 1921 he was living at Rosedale, Fenelon, Victoria County, OntarioG, and was recorded as Abraham Sackett, head of household, married, aged 80 and born in Ontario. He owned his home. His occupation was given as "income", presumably meaning pensioner. Living with him was his wife Martha, aged 76.14

Children of Abraham Allen Sackett and Ellen Hancock

Sackett line4th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
  2. Marriage record.
  3. Census.
  4. Thurmon King's database, 15495 Abraham Allen Sackett.
  5. "Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869–1938", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Township of East York, York County, Abraham Sackett, d. at 180 Coleman Ave, 9 Apr 1925, cause pneumonia, contributory senility, married, age 85, b. Ontario, living 6 months at 180 Coleman Ave, all life in Ontario, father George Sackett [b. blank], mother M A Hall b. England, informant Mrs Walton, 180 Coleman Ave, daughter, bur. Norway Cemetery 11 Apr 1925."
  6. "Ontario, Canada, Marriages", digital image, Ancestry.com, "1 Jan 1872, at Fenelon, Victoria County, Abraham Sackett, 31, of Fenelon, b. Darlington, Ont, bachelor, laborer, English Church, parents Augustus & Mary Sackett; to Ellen Hancock, 21, of Mariposa, b. Devonshire, England, spinster, Wes Methodist, parents George & Mary Ann Hancock. Witnesses: James Hancock, Mary Sackett."
  7. Death record.
  8. "Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869–1938", digital image, Ancestry.com, 'County of Ontario, division of Beaverton. Ellen Sackett, d. 24 Aug 1888, age 37, wife of Abram Sackett, tanner, Beaverton, b. Devonshire, England, cause consumption 3 years, informant husband of deceased Abram Sackett, Church of England."
  9. "Ontario, Canada, Marriages", digital image, Ancestry.com, "10 Dec 1891, at Beaverton, Ont, Abraham A Sackett, 51, of Beaverton, b. Darlington, Ont, widower, laborer, Church of England, parents Augustus & Mary Sackett; to Martha Stoyner, 46, of twp of Mariposa, Ont, b. Worcestershire, England, spinster, Church of England, parents Richard & Martha Stoyner. Witnesses: James Benham, Frances Benham, of Beaverton."
  10. "Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869–1938", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Sackett, Martha, of Lindsay, d. at Ontario Hospital, Whitby, Ontario, 4 Jun 1930, cause senile changes?, widowed, b. England, 25 Aug 1844, age 85y 9m 10d, informant Mrs Wesley Reeves of 81 Melbourne St West, Lindsay, stepdaughter, bur. Groveside Ceemetery, 7 Jun 1930."
  11. 1881 Canada census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1375881 NA C-13245/133/F/2/10/51
    Thorah, Ontario North, Ontario
    Abram Sackett, married, English, 40, b. Ontario, labourer, Church of England
    Ellen Sackett, English, 28, b. England, Church of England
    Lucy Sackett, English, 9, b. Ontario, Church of England
    Teressa Sackett, English, 6, b. Ontario, Church of England
    Isabella Sackett, English, 4, b. Ontario, Church of England
    John James Sackett, English, 1 born: Sep; 6/12, b. Ontario, Church of England
    Mary Ann Sackett, English, 3, b. Ontario, Church of England.
  12. "1891 Canada census", digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T-6357, Family No 39
    Beaverton, Ontario North, Ontario, 10 Apr 1891
    Sacket, Abraham, 51, wid, b. O, father b. US, mother b. England, CE, hostler
    Sacket, Theresa, 17, b. O, father b. O, mother b. England, CE, general servant
    Sacket, Ester, 15, b. O, father b. O, mother b. England, CE
    Sacket, Mary Ann, 13, b. O, father b. O, mother b. England, CE, general servant
    Sacket, John James, 12, b. O, father b. O, mother b. England, CE
    Sacket, George, 8, b. O, father b. O, mother b. England, CE
    Sacket, Annie, 10, b. O, father b. O, mother b. England, CE
    Sacket, Abraham, 6, b. O, father b. O, mother b. England, CE.
  13. 1901 Canada census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, T-6501/119/g-5/10/95
    Fenelon, Victoria (North), Ontario
    Abram A Sackett, head, married, 60, b. 12 Jul 1840
    Martha Sackett, wife, 56, b. 25 Aug 1844
    Ela ?ray, gdau, 5, b. 15 Aug 1895
    Abram Sackett, son, 15, b. 18 Feb 1886.
  14. 1921 Canada census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG 31, folder 93, p. 6
    Rosedale, Fenelon (Township), Victoria, Ontario
    Sackett, Abraham, home owned, head, married, 80, b. Ont, father b. USA, mother b. England, Canadian national, Ch of Eng, occ: "income"
    Sackett, Martha, wife, 76, b. England, father b. Eng, mother b. Eng, immigrated 1889, Canadian national, Ch of Eng.
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