Demming Whittlesey Sackett1

FatherNorman Sackett (1788-1834)
MotherSally Northrup (1792-1827)
Demming Whittlesey Sackett, son of Norman Sackett and Sally Northrup, was born in OhioG on 18 January 18162,3 and died aged 53 in Wilson County, KansasG, on 4 January 1870.3 He married Emily D Bacon.4 She was born in New York StateG in 1818.4,2 She died aged 37 in WaverlyG on 3 June 18564 and was buried at Waverly East CemeteryG.5
     In 1850 Demming was living in Perry, Stark County, OhioG, and was recorded in the census as Demming, a laborer, aged 34 and born in Ohio. Living with him were his wife Emily, 31, and their children, Lucy, 4, and Horace, aged one.6
Emily D Bacon (1818–1856), wife of Demming W Sackett, Waverly East Cemetery, Illinois
(Src: Find A Grave, Connie Clark)

Children of Demming Whittlesey Sackett and Emily D Bacon

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
  2. Census.
  3. Charles Cook Bronson, History of Tallmadge and the Western Reserve 1804–1886, 2:78–81, "Demming Whittlesey [Sackett], born Jan. 18th, 1816. Died in Wilson County Kansas, Jan. 4th, 1870, aged 59 years."
  4. Website Waverly East Cemetery, Morgan County, Illinois (, "Sackett, Emily D.,  3 Jun 1856, 37y 6m  (Wife of D.W. Sackett)."
  5. Find a Grave.
  6. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll: M432_731; Page: 246B; Image: 504
    Perry, Stark County, Ohio, 31 Aug 1850
    Sackett, Demming, 34, lab, b. OH
    Sackett, Emily, 31, b. NY
    Sackett, Lucy, 4, b. OH
    Sackett, Horace, 1, b. OH
    Miller, Cecilia, 17, b. CT
    Brean?, Lydia, 65, b. NY
    Newell, Adda, 28, b. NY.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Susan Lynne Sackett.
Last Edited18 Apr 2022

Place names

Place names are linked to the Place Index, with lists of people having events at each place (down to county level).

Google Maps

The superscripted 'G' after place names is a link to the Google Map for that place.


Icons and are links to Text and Image exhibits.

Sackett lines

English line of Thomas Sackett the elder & other English lines
American line of Thomas Sackett the elder through Simon Sackett the colonist
Line of John Sackett of New Haven