Fannie Harper Sackett

FatherWilliam Henry Sackett (1840-1892)
MotherFrances Carnley (c 1843-after 1880)
Fannie Harper Sackett, daughter of William Henry Sackett and Frances Carnley, was born in New York StateG on 14 December 18641 and died aged 17 in Morristown, New JerseyG, on 7 September 1882.2,3
     In 1880 Fannie was living in Manhattan, New York StateG, with her parents William and Frances in the household of her grandmother Fanny Carnley, and was recorded in the census as Fanny H Sackett, a schoolgirl, aged 16 and born in New York.4

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
  2. Website Death Notices from the New York Evening Post, 1801–1890 (New England Historic Genealogical Society), 3/6/1882. "Morristown NJ 7th Fannie Harper dau Wm H & Fannie C Sackett 18y" [Mismatch in dates: possible transcription error. NEHGS notified.].
  3. "Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851–2003", digital image,, New York Times, 9 September 1882, "Died. / Sackett.—Sept. 7, Fannie Harper, daughter of William H., Jr., and Fannie C. Sackett, in the 18th year of her age. / Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral on Monday, the 11th, at 11 A.M. from the residence of her grandmother, Mrs. Robt. Carnley, No. 121 East 10th-st. Please omit flowers."
  4. 1880 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, FHL 1254884, NA T9-0884/270B
    New York (Manhattan), New York City-Greater, New York
    Fanny Carnley, head, widow, 70, b. NY, keeping house, father b. SCO, mother b. NY
    William H. Sackett, son-in-law, 38, b. NY, clerk in store, father b. CT, mother b. NY
    Frances C. Sackett, dau, 37, b. NY, at home, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Fanny H. Sackett, gdau, 16, b. NY, at school, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Emma Sackett, gdau, 12, b. NY, at school, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Belle Thompson Sackett, gdau, 6, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Catherine Mitchell, other, single, 39, b. Ireland, servant, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland
    Mary Reavy, other, single, 25, b. Ireland, servant, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland.
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited2 May 2011

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