William Henry Sackett
|Father||Delaney Sackett (between 1810 & 1820-before 1850)|
|Mother||Charlotte Ann Phelps (c 1823-1897)|
In 1850 William was living in Logan, Dearborn County, IndianaG, in the household of his mother Charlotte and (assumed) stepfather Elijah Sacket, and was recorded in the census as William H Sacket, aged five and born in Indiana.6
In 1860 he was living in Washington, Decatur County, IndianaG, in the household of his mother Charlotte, and was recorded as William H Sacket, aged 15.7
William served the Union as a Private in the 11th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, in the American Civil War. He enlisted at Indianapolis on 31 August 1861 and was discharged at Baltimore, Maryland, on 26 July 1865.8,9,10
In 1880 he was living in Cloverdale, IndianaG, and was recorded as William H Sackett, a farmer, head of household, married, aged 34 and born in Indiana. Living with him were his wife Emma, 27, and their children, Samuel, 8, Ida, 6, Homer, 5, Leroy, 3, and Becca, aged one. William's widowed mother Charlotte, 56, was living with them. Also in the household was a male laborer.11
In 1900 William's widow Emma was living in Danville, Hendricks County, IndianaG, and was recorded in the census as Emma A Sackett, head of household, a widow, aged 47 and born in Ohio. Living with her were her unmarried children, Samuel, 28, Ida, 26, Homer, 25, and Leroy, aged 23.12
Children of William Henry Sackett and Emma Adaline Branneman
Notes & Citations
- Date of birth based on age at death.
- Find a Grave.
- "Indiana, Marriages, 1810–2001" (Ancestry transcript), "Marriage Registration, Indiana, 3 Dec 1870, William H Sacket & Emma A Branneman."
- "Indiana, U.S., Marriage Index, 1800–1941" (Ancestry transcript), "Putnam, Indiana, 4 Dec 1870, William R Sacket & Emma A Branneman."
- Charles D. Breneman, A History of the Descendants of Abraham Breneman (Published by the author. Elida, Ohio. Copyright 1939) ,. Page 270.
- 1850 United States Federal Census
Roll M432_141, p. 324A
Logan, Dearborn, Indiana
Elijah Sacket, 48, cooper, b. NY
Charlotte A Sacket, 36, b. NY
Wentworth Sacket, 10, b. IN
Margaret C Sacket, 6, b. IN
William H Sacket, 5, b. IN
Mary J Sacket, 3, b. IN
Sarah A Sacket, 1, b. IN.
- 1860 United States Federal Census
Roll M653_253, p 766, FHL film 803253
Washington, Decatur County, Indiana
Sacket, Charlotte, 35, housewife, b. NY
Sacket, William H, 15, b. IN
Sacket, Sarah, 10, b. IN
Sacket, Joseph, 6, b. IN.
- "US Civil War Soldiers, 1861–1865" (Ancestry transcript), "Sacket, William H., Union, 11th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Company I, rank in Private, rank out Private."
- "Indiana, U.S., Civil War Soldier Database Index, 1861-1865" (Ancestry transcript), "Sackett, William H., age 18, enrollment 31 Aug 1861, discharge 26 Jul 1865, place Indianapolis, Indiana, Company I, Regiment 11, notes Nativity: Dearborn, Co. Occupation: farmer. Discharged at Baltimore, MD. Veteran."
- "US Civil War Pension Index 1861–1934" (Ancestry image), "Sackett, William H, Soldier, 11th Indiana Infantry, Company I, widow Emma A Sackett, filing 27 Dec 1884."
- 1880 United States Federal Census
Cloverdale, Putnam, Indiana
William H. Sackett, head, married, 34, b. IN, farmer, father b. NY, mother b. NY
Emma A. Sackett, wife, 27, b. OH, keeping house, father b. VA, mother b. Germany
Samuel A. Sackett, son, 8, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH
Ida M. Sackett, dau, 6, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH
Homer E. Sackett, son, 5, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH
Leroy W. Sackett, son, 3, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH
Becca J. Sackett, dau, 1, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH
Charlotte A. Sackett, mother, widow, 56, b. NY, at home, father b. NY, mother b. NY
Franklin Minnick, other, 17, b. IN, laborer, father b. ---, mother b. ---
FHL 1254306 NA T9-0306/581B (TEK, TCS).
- 1900 United States Federal Census
Roll 376, p. 8B, Enumeration District 0028, FHL microfilm 1240376
Danville Town, Center Township, Hendricks County, Indiana, 8 Jun 1900
Sackett, Emma A, head, b. Apr 1853, 47, wid, b. OH, father b. VA, mother b. VA
Sackett, Samual A, son, b. Feb 1872, 28, single, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH, teacher
Sackett, Ida M, dau, b. Jul 1873, 26, single, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH, teacher
Sackett, Homer E, son, b. Mar 1875, 25, single, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH, tailor
Sackett, LeRoy W, son, b. Dec 1876, 23, single, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. OH, teacher.
|Appears in||Sacketts in the Military|
|Sackett line||4th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven|
|Charts||Line 4 (American)|
|Last Edited||30 Jul 2023|