Thomas Sackett Batterton

FatherLevi Batterton (1804-1891)
MotherDorcas Sackett (1809-1877)
Thomas Sackett Batterton, son of Levi Batterton and Dorcas Sackett, was born in Menard County, IllinoisG, on 21 October 1839.1 He died aged 94 in Pekin, Tazewell County, IllinoisG, on 24 December 1933.1 He married in Menard County, IllinoisG, on 1 March 1861, Lucy Jane Duncan, daughter of Anderson Duncan and Cynthia A Clopton, and sister of Sarah Duncan who married Thomas's brother Elias.1

Thomas S. Batterton.
Pantagraph Central Illinois Service.
PEKIN.—Thomas S. Batterton, 94, one of the oldest residents of Pekin died at his home on South Second street at 8:10 a.m. Friday.
     He was born in Menard county, Oct. 21, 1839 a son of Levi and Darkus Sackett Batterton. He married Lucy Duncan who died 22 years ago.
     He is survived by five children: Edward Batterton of Pembine, Wis; David, of Niagara, Wis; George, of Pekin; Anderson of Petersburg, and Mrs. Ada Collins of Colorado. Six sons and daughters have preceded him in death. The funeral will be held at Noels at 10 a. m. Tuesday and burial will be in the Topeka cemetery.
     Mr. Batterton was a member of the Baptist church.

The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, 24 Dec 1933, p 2

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database.
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited24 Apr 2020
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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