Oliver Benjamin Sackett

FatherOliver Sackett (1796-1870)
MotherEsther Wing (1807-1887)
Oliver Benjamin Sackett, son of Oliver Sackett and Esther Wing, was born in Greene, Chenango County, New York StateG, on 25 May 1844.1 He died aged 66 in Rapid City, Kalkaska County, MichiganG, on 22 January 1911.1 He married first at Elk Rapids, Antrim County, MichiganG, on 30 April 1874, Matilda Rosemond Anderson.1 Matilda was born in CanadaG on 30 March 1854. She died aged 32 on 4 May 1886. He married second at Forest Home, Antrim County, MichiganG, on 24 May 1888, Eva Lycene Ablett.1 Eva was born in New York StateG in December 1851. She died aged 72 in Wayland, Allegan County, MichiganG, on 1 November 1924.
     In 1850 Oliver was living in Greene, Chenango County, New York StateG, in the household of his parents Oliver and Esther, and was recorded in the census as Oliver Sackett, aged six and born in New York.2
     In 1880 he was living in Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, MichiganG, and was recorded as Oliver B Sackett, head of household, married, a laborer, aged 33 and born in New York. Living with him were his wife Matilda, aged 26 and born in Canada, and their children Elizabeth, 5, Alace, 4, and Andrew, aged one. Also in the household was Matilda's brother Henry Anderson.3

Children of Oliver Benjamin Sackett and Matilda Rosemond Anderson

  • Female Sackett
  • Elizabeth Esther Sackett b. 5 Jul 1875, d. 1 Mar 1964
  • Alice Sarah Sackett+ b. 3 Oct 1876, d. 9 Aug 1957
  • Andrew Anderson Sackett b. 8 Jun 1879, d. 8 Jun 1944
  • Matilda Anne Sackett b. 4 May 1886, d. 2 Mar 1949

Child of Oliver Benjamin Sackett and Eva Lycene Ablett

  • Pearl Maude Sackett b. 29 Sep 1888, d. Mar 1952

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
  2. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_488, p. 350
    Greene, Chenango, New York
    Sackett, Oliver, 54, mason, b. NY
    Sackett, Esther, 43, b. NY
    Sackett, Saml, 19, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, L A, 18, f, b. NY
    Sackett, O E, 16, f, b. NY
    Sackett, S E, 14, f, b. NY
    Sackett, Jone W, 12, f, b. NY
    Sackett, Rachel, 11, b. NY
    Sackett, Mary, 8, b. NY
    Sackett, Charles, 7, b. NY
    Sackett, Oliver, 6, b. NY
    Sackett, John, 4, b. NY
    Sackett, Jone, 4, b. NY
    Sackett, Esther, 2, b. NY.
  3. 1880 United States Federal Census, FHL 1254578 NA T9-0578/458D
    Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan
    Oliver B Sackett, head, married, 33, b. NY, laborer, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Matilda Sackett, wife, 26, b. Canada, keeping house, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Elizabeth Sackett, dau, 5, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. Canada
    Alace Sackett, dau, 4, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. Canada
    Andrew Sackett, son, 1, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. Canada
    Henry Anderson, brother-in-law, single, 22, b. Canada, works in lunch shack, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Ron Grammer.
Last Edited18 Jun 2022
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
22979 Oliver Benjamin Sackett

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