Royal Sackett

(c 1796-1874)
FatherZavan Sacket Sr (1751-1840)
MotherAbigail Bills (c 1759-1842)
Royal Sackett, farmer, son of Zavan Sacket Sr and Abigail Bills, was born in MassachusettsG in about 1796.1 He died aged 78 in Crawford CountyG in 1874.2
     Royal removed from Massachusetts to Mead, Pennsylvania, perhaps with his father and brother Rolin in the late 1810s or with others of his siblings in the 1820s.
     In 1850 Royal was living in Mead, Crawford County, PennsylvaniaG, in the household of his brother Jabez and sister-in-law Emily, and was recorded in the census as Royal Sackett, a farmer, aged 52 and born in Massachusetts.3
     In 1860 he was living in Meadville, Crawford CountyG, in the household of his brother Jabez and sister-in-law Emily, and was recorded as Royal Sacket, aged 64.4
     In 1870 he was living in Mead, Crawford CountyG, in the household of his brother Jabez and sister-in-law Emily, and was recorded as Royal Sacket, aged 74.5
     Royal was unmarried and would appear to have been dependent upon his brother Jabez. Jabez, in making his will, charged his son Levi Dewey with responsibility for Royal's continued maintenance.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Thurmon King's database, citing Crawford County Genealogy journal, "Royal Sacket died in the Crawford County poor house during the year 1874."
  3. 1850 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll M432_770, p. 153
    Mead, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    72/72
    Sackett, Jabez B, 61, farmer, real estate $6,000, b. MA
    Sackett, Emily E, 52, b. CT
    Sackett, Jabez B, 23, farmer, b. PA
    Sackett, Dewey, 21, b. PA
    Sackett, Hosias, 13, b. PA
    Sackett, Eliza, 47, b. MA
    Sackett, Royal, 52, farmer, b. MA.
  4. 1860 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Page 425, FHL film 805099
    Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, 4 Aug 1860
    Sacket, Jabes B, 71, farmer, real estate $6000, personal estate $700, b. MA
    Sacket, Emily, 63, b. CT
    Sacket, Leway [sic], 31, farmer, b. PA
    Sacket, Sarah, 30, b. NY
    Sacket, Royal, 64, b. MA
    Sacket, Mary, 1/12, b. PA
    Sizer, Amanda, 25 or 35?, b. MA.
  5. 1870 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll M593_1330, p 212B, FHL film
    Mead, Crawford, Pennsylvania
    Sacket, Jabez B, 81, works on farm, personal estate $170, b. MA
    Sacket, Emily E, 73, keeping house, b. CT
    Sacket, Royal, 74, b. MA.
    [Next door to Levi Sacket]
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 18422
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Generation.Tree6N.3
Last Edited25 May 2022
 

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