William H Sackett

(1850-)
FatherElijah Sackett (1825-1894)
MotherOlive Antoinette Dunham (1829-1899)
William H Sackett, a contractor, son of Elijah Sackett and Olive Antoinette Dunham, was born in West Springfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 25 September 1850.1 He married first in SpringfieldG on 23 November 1875, Leonora Isabella Illsley.2 Leonora was born in Chelsea, Suffolk County, MassachusettsG, on 20 August 1855.2 She died aged 32 in SpringfieldG on 18 May 1888.2 He married second in Springfield, Hampden CountyG, on 18 December 1889, Elizabeth A Carrier, daughter of Oliver Carrier and Hannah B ___.3 Elizabeth was born in Easthampton, Hampshire County, MassachusettsG, in about 1848.
     In 1870 William was living at Springfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, in the household of his parents Elijah and Olive, and was recorded in the census as William H Sackett, a landscape gardening worker, aged 19 and born in Massachusetts.4
     In 1880 he was living in SpringfieldG in the household of his parents Elijah and Olive, and was recorded as William H Sackett, a contractor, aged 29. His wife Leonora and their children, Clara Bell, 2 and George, aged one, were living with him.5

Children of William H Sackett and Leonora Isabella Illsley

 Notes & Citations

  1. Website Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 (New England Historic Genealogical Society), Sacket, William H., West Springfield, 1850, v42, p285, Birth
    "1850 Sept 25, William H Sacket, male, at W Springfield, s. Elijah & Olive A Sacket, of W Springfield, father a farmer, b. W Springfield, [mother's birthplace - page torn]."
  2. Thurmon King's database.
  3. Website Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 (New England Historic Genealogical Society), Sackett, William H., Springfield, 1889, v397, p514, Marriage
    "Springfield, Dec 18, 1889, recorded Jan 1890, William H Sackett, of Springfield, 39, contractor, b. Springfield, s. Elijah & Olive A, second m.; and Elizabeth A Carrier, of Springfield, 41, at home, b. Easthampton, d. Oliver & Hannah B, first m.; m. by F B Makepeace, Clergyman, Springfield."
  4. 1870 Census for United States, M593_618/222/446
    Springfield Ward 4, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Sackett, Elijah, 45, landscape gardener, $6,000, $2,000, b. Mass
    Sackett, Olive A, 40, keeping house, b. Mass
    Sackett, William H, 19, works landscape gardening, b. Mass
    Sackett, Frank H, 14, at school, b. Illinois
    Sackett, Freddie E, 4, at home, b. Mass
    Smith, Charlie, 20, teamster, b. Mass.
  5. 1880 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    FHL 1254536, NA T9-0536/183B
    Elijah Sackett, head, married, 58, b. MA, contractor, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Olive A. Sackett, wife, 50, b. MA, keeping house, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    William H. Sackett, son, married, 29, b. MA, contractor, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Leonora I. Sackett, dau-in-law, married, 24, b. MA, at home, father b. ME, mother b. MA
    Frank H. Sackett, son, married, 24, b. IL, contractor, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Sarah J. Sackett, dau-in-law, married, 30, b. MA, at home, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Frederick Sackett, son, 14, b. MA, at school, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    Clara Bell Sackett, gdau, 2, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA
    George I. Sackett, gson, 1, b. MA, father b. MA, mother b. MA.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 26865
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Generation.Tree8P.3
Last Edited17 Nov 2021
 

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