Ann Eliza Sackett

(c 1820-)
FatherButler Sackett (1794-1870)
MotherLois Todd (1802-1864)
Ann Eliza Sackett, daughter of Butler Sackett and Lois Todd, was born in ConnecticutG in about 1820.1,2 She married William Gorham.1 He went to California during the gold rush and died there.1
     In 1840 Ann was a dressmaker, living with her father at 42 Hancock Avenue, New Haven, ConnecticutG.3
     In 1860 Ann was living at New Haven, ConnecticutG, in the household of her brother Hobart Sackett, and was recorded in the census as Ann E Gorham, aged 40 and born in Connecticut. Their parents Butler and Lois were living with them.4
     In 1870 she was living in New HavenG in the household of her brother Hobart and sister-in-law Maggie, and was recorded as Ann E Gorham, aged 50.5

 Notes & Citations

  1. Website Oxford Past (Oxford, New Haven, Connecticut) (
  2. Census.
  3. "Patten's New Haven Directory" (Ancestry image), 1840, p. 73, "Sackett, Miss Ann Eliza, dress maker, 42 Hancock Avenue."
  4. 1860 United States Federal Census, Roll M653_86, p. 215, image 217, FHL film 803086
    New Haven Ward 2, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Hobart Sackett, 34, livery keeper, real est. $3,000, personal est. $1,000, b. CT
    Lois Sackett, 60, b. CT
    Ann E Gorham, 40, b. CT
    Butler Sackett, 66, b. CT
    Carson Sackett, 8, b. CT.
  5. 1870 United States Federal Census, Roll M593_109, p. 149A, image 301, FHL Film 545608
    2nd Ward, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
    Sackett, Hobart B, 44, retrd livery keeper, real estate $25,000, personal estate $5,000, b. CT
    Sackett, Maggie, 21, keeping house, b. NY
    Sackett, Carson, 19, at home, b. CT
    Gorham, Ann E, 50, at home, b. CT.
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Last Edited11 Jan 2024

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