|Father||Joseph S Sackett (1715/16-1798)|
|Mother||Sarah Vansant (1726-1796)|
Rachel was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in Wrightstown, Bucks County, PennsylvaniaG, on 21 October 1793.4
In 1798 Joshua and Rachel were living in the house in WrightstownG formerly occupied by Rachel's father who had died earlier that year. The house formed part of her father's estate.5,6
Children of Rachel Sackett and Joshua Dungan
- Joseph Sackett Dungan b. 1781, d. 1 Jul 1811
- Sarah Dungan b. 2 May 1785, d. 20 Jun 1849
Notes & Citations
- Date of birth based on age at death.
- Website Find A Grave.
- "U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1907", digital image, Ancestry.com, Marriages Register, Presbyterian Church, Newtown, PA, "30 Nov 1774, Joshua Dungan & Rachel Sackett."
- Will of Joseph Sackett of Wrightstown Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 21 October 1793, proved, 27 March 1798 (Probate file 02837) (Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Abstracts of Wills, 1785-1825),
"Joseph Sackett, Wrightstown Twp., yeoman, 'far advanced in age.' October 21, 1793. Codicil November 1, 1794. Proved March 27, 1798.
Wife Sarah. Son Joseph, son-in-law Simon Bennitt and son-in-law Joshua Dungan, son of Joseph, exrs. Sons Simon and Joseph. Daus., Clauche, Rachel, Sarah, Elizabeth, Rebecca. Gddau. Mary Kinsey, 'Goods lent to Dau. Patience, and in possession of her father John Kinsey.' Land purchased of Joseph Wilkinson and John Watson. Do. adj. Garret Vansant and Samuel Kirk.
Wits: Isaac Chapman, Thomas Chapman, Sarah Chapman."
- "Pennsylvania, U.S. Direct Tax Lists, 1798", digital image, Ancestry.com, Wrightstown, Bucks County, PA, "Sacketts Estate, owner, Joshua Dungan, occupant, 1 dwelling house, $40, 60 acres, value $750."
- "Pennsylvania, U.S. Direct Tax Lists, 1798", digital image, Ancestry.com, Wrightstown, Bucks County, PA, "Sacketts Estate, owner, Joshua Dungan, occupant, tax on land $1.43."
|See also||Thurmon King's Database, 14792|
|Sackett line||5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Charts||Line 3a (American)|
|Last Edited||29 Jul 2021|