Lester Sacket

(c 1801-1851)
FatherJonathan Sacket (1763-1829)
MotherHannah/Joanna Sowl (c 1767-1853)
Lester Sacket, son of Jonathan Sacket and Hannah/Joanna Sowl, was born in about 1801.1 He died aged 50 in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 4 November 1851.2,3 He was unmarried.
     Lester was listed in the 1840 census as a householder in WestfieldG.4
     Lester was remembered in his uncle Ozem Sacket's will made in WestfieldG on 13 March 1846, with a bequest of $1.5
     In 1850 Lester was living in WestfieldG and was recorded in the census as Lester Sacket, a whip maker, aged 45. Living with him were his sister Julana, 42, and their mother, Joanna, aged 82.6

 Notes & Citations

  1. Death record.
  2. "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910" (American Ancestors image), v57, p228, death, "1851 Nov 4, Lester Sacket, 50, at Westfield, unmarried, b. Westfield, s. Jonathan & Joanna, consumption."
  3. Springfield Republican (Springfield, Massachusetts), digital image, GenealogyBank, 6 Nov 1851, "Died. At Westfield, 4th, Lester Sackett, 50."
  4. 1840 United States census, "Lester Sacket, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male 30-39, 1 female 30-39, 1 female 70-79, total 3."
  5. "Massachusetts, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991" (Ancestry image).
  6. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_318, p. 224
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Sacket, Lester, 45, m, whips, real estate $700, b. MA
    Sacket, Julana, 42, f, b. MA
    Sacket, Joanna, 82, f, b. MA.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited29 Nov 2023

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