William O Sackett

(c 1775-1858)
FatherJonathan Sackett (say 1730-1798)
Mother___ ___
William O Sackett, son of Jonathan Sackett and ___ ___, was born in ConnecticutG in about 1775.1,2 He died aged 83 in Bethany, New Haven County, ConnecticutG, on 4 February 1858.2 He married Polly Ann ___.
     William and Polly sold a parcel of land in Woodbridge, New Haven CountyG, on 27 January 1815, the signing of the deed being witnessed by their daughter Polly Riggs three months after her marriage.3
     The selectmen of BethanyG appointed an overseer on 8 January 1848 to manage William's financial affairs for a year, having determined that he was spending his estate and likely to become a burden on the town.4

Children of William O Sackett and Polly Ann ___

Sackett Family Association descendants
Pauline Merrick.
ChartsLine 4 (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Donald Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven, (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008), "William, b c. 1775, d 4 Feb 1858 æ. 83 BV.", son of Jonathan Sackett who d. 1798.
  3. Pauline Merrick, research paper, May 2016, citing Deeds, Woodbridge, Ct. State Library.
  4. "Connecticut, Wills and Probate Records, 1609–1999", digital image, Ancestry.com, order of Selectmen of Bethany re William O Sackett.
Sackett line2nd great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
Last Edited12 October 2018