Nancy Sackett

FatherMoses Sacket Jr (1798-1865)
MotherMaria Doane (1808-1896)
Marriage1862, WestfieldGWilliam S Thorp2
Nancy Sackett, daughter of Moses Sacket Jr and Maria Doane, was born on 28 June 1838.1 She died aged 73 on 25 February 19121 and was buried at Pine Hill Cemetery, Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG.1 She married as his second wife, at WestfieldG on 2 June 1862, William S Thorp, a miller, son of Alden Thorp and Patience Chatman.2 William was born on 3 October 1834.1 He died aged 73 on 7 March 19081 and was buried at Pine Hill CemeteryG.1
     In 1850 Nancy was living in WestfieldG in the household of her parents Moses and Maria, and was recorded in the census as Nancy Sacket, aged 12 and born in Massachusetts.3
     In 1860 she was living in WestfieldG in the household of her parents Moses and Maria, and was recorded as Nancy Sacket, aged 21 and born in Massachusetts.4

 Notes & Citations

  1. Website Sackett Family Headstones (Fred J Sackett & Thurmon King) (…), "Alden Thorp, Aug. 15, 1812 – Mar. 18, 1882/ Patience Chatman, his wife, May 15, 1814 – Jan. 31, 1904/ William S. Thorp, Oct. 3, 1834 – Mar. 7, 1908/ Martha Smith, his wife, Aug. 25, 1840 – Oct. 7, 1861/ Nancy Sackett, his wife, June 28, 1838 – Feb. 25, 1912."
  2. Vital Records, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v154, p45, marriage, "1862 June 2, William S Thorpe, of Westfield, 27, miller, b. Montgomery, s. Alden & Patience Thorpe, second m., & Nancy Sackett, of Westfield, 23, b. Westfield, d. Moses & Maria Sackett, first m. Married by E Davis, Clergyman."
  3. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll: M432_318; Page: 211B
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Moses Sacket, 50, farmer, real est. $1,000, b. MA
    Maria Sacket, 42, b. MA
    Nancy Sacket, 12, b. MA
    Cornelius Sacket, 7, b. MA
    Austin Sacket, 5, b. MA
    Edwin Sacket, 1, b. MA.
  4. 1860 United States Federal Census, M653_502, p. 885, image 82, FHL film 803502
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Moses Sacket, 62, farmer, real est. $1,500, personal est. $150, b. MA
    Maria Sacket, 52, b. MA
    Nancy Sacket, 21, housework, b. MA
    Cornelius Sacket, 17, ostler, b. MA
    Austin Sacket, 15, farmer, b. MA
    Edwin G Sacket, 11, b. MA.
Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
5th great-granddaughter of Simon Sackett the colonist
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited17 Mar 2012

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