Laura B Sackett

FatherRolin Sackett (early 1780s-1863)
MotherLovina Edson (1786-1824)
Laura B Sackett, daughter of Rolin Sackett and Lovina Edson, was born in Cattaraugus County, New York StateG, on 31 March 1816.1 She died in Blue Earth City, Faribault County, MinnesotaG, on 5 November 1896.2,3 She married at probably in Cattaraugus County, New York StateG, in about 1832, Martin Lewis Chase.
     In 1850 Laura was living at Mead Township, Crawford County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of her husband Martin L Chase, and was recorded in the census as Laura Chase, aged 36, and born in New York. Living with Martin and Laura were their children, Leonard (17), Harrison (11), Levina (10), Francis (8), Laura (6), Ursula (5), George (2), and Naomi (1.)4

Children of Laura B Sackett and Martin Lewis Chase

  • Leonard Martin Chase b. Jul 1832, d. 13 Feb 1916
  • William Henry Harrison Chase b. 28 May 1839, d. 15 Aug 1913
  • Francis Marion Chase b. 1842, d. 20 Sep 1883
  • Lovina Bolinda Chase+ b. 18 Dec 1842, d. 23 Jan 1901
  • Laura Ann Chase b. 26 Apr 1845, d. 29 May 1871
  • Ursula Chase b. 17 Oct 1846, d. 22 Jun 1925
  • George Monroe Chase b. 9 Jul 1848, d. 9 Oct 1916
  • Naomi Chase b. 1849
  • Nathaniel Chase b. 10 Jun 1852, d. 2 Feb 1912
  • Harvey E Chase b. 5 Sep 1854, d. 6 Oct 1934
  • Erastus S Chase b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 7 Sep 1933
  • Emma Jane Chase b. Oct 1859, d. 19 Jan 1940

 Notes & Citations

  1. Date of birth calculated from age at death.
  2. Death Certificate #A-147-13
    State of Minnesota, County of Faribault
    Name: L. B. Chase; Gender: Female
    Date of Death: December 1896
    Date Filed: December 31, 1896
    Place of Death: City of Blue Earth City, Faribault County, Minnesota
    Cause of Death: Cirrhosis of Liver and Cystitis
    Age: 81 yrs 7 mos 1 day
    Occupation: Housekeeper
    Parents, POB - Not Given
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Mother Name: Lovinia
    Father Name: Leonard Sackett
    (Certified copy, March, 2002; by Nancy Huff).
  3. Obituary of Laura B Chase
    Blue Earth Post
    12 Nov 1896
    "CHASE - In this city, Thursday night Nov. 5, 1896, Laura B. Chase, aged 80 years, 7 months and 5 days.
    Laura B. Sackett was born in Cattaraugus county, New York, in 1816. She was married in 1832 to M. L. Chase of that county. Shortly after marriage they settled in Ohio, where they resided several years after which they removed to Pennsylvania where they remained ten years. They then came to Minnesota, settling in Olmsted county in 1854. Some years later they settled in Faribault county. Since her husband's death she has made her home with her daughter, Mrs. Peter Fitch, where she has had the tenderest care possible ..."
    "... The funeral occured at 2:p.m., Saturday at the residence of Peter Fitch, Rev F. D. Newhouse officiating. - Son."
  4. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll: M432_770/154 (TEK)
    Mead Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania
    Chase, Martin L., 40, farmer, b. NY
    Chase, Laura, 36, b. NY
    Chase, Leonard, 17, b. NY
    Chase, Harrison, 11, male, b. OH
    Chase, Levina, 10, b. female, OH
    Chase, Francis, 8, male, b. OH
    Chase, Laura, 6, b. OH
    Chase, Ursula, 5, b. OH
    Chase, George, 2, b. OH
    Chase, Naomi, 1, b. OH.
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Dianne Cobb, Ross Hadley, James R Klim and Steven W Frank.
Last Edited16 Jan 2020

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