, daughter of Eli Root
and Mindwell Sacket
, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG
, on 13 October 1757.2
She died aged 81 in Chatham, Columbia County, New York StateG
, on 10 June 1839.3
She married in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG
, on 11 November 1779, Israel Phelps
, son of Nathaniel Phelps
and Sarah Bush
Israel was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG
, on 5 February 1752.3
He died aged 74 in ChathamG
on 17 August 1826.3
Israel served in the American Revolutionary War.3
Notes & Citations
- Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, not recorded.
- Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Root, Lovisa, d. Eli & Mindwell Sacket, b. Oct. 13, 1757."
- Cooke Collection of Massachusetts Genealogical Records, 3:43, Record of Revolutionary Soldiers of Berkshire County, Berkshire County Chapter of the State Society of Sons of the American Revolution, "Phelps, Israel, b. Westfield, Mass, Feb 5, 1752, d. Chatham, N.Y. Aug 17, 1826, m. Pittsfield, Nov 11, 1779, Lovisa Root, b. Westfield, Oct 13, 1757, d. Chatham, N.Y. June 10, 1839, dau. of Eli and Mindwell (Sackett) Root. He was son of Nathaniel and Sarah (Bush) Phelps. He lived in Pittsfield, Mass, and Durham and Chatham, N.Y."