Joel Sacket

(c 1803-)
FatherJoel Sacket (1772-1841)
MotherAbigail Sheldon
Joel Sacket, son of Joel Sacket and Abigail Sheldon, was born in MassachusettsG in about 1803.1 He married in say 1830, Sally V ___. Sally was born in ConnecticutG in about 1801.1
     Joel Sacket was appointed administrator of his father's estate by the Lewis County Court at Lowville on 15 March 1841.2
     In 1850 Joel was living in Leon, Cattaraugus County, New York StateG, and was recorded in the census as Joel Sacket, a farmer, aged 47 and born in Massachusetts. His wife Sally, 49, was living with him.3
     In 1860 he was living in LeonG and was recorded as Joel Sacket, a farmer, aged 56. His wife Sally, 59, was living with him.4,5
     In 1865 he was living in LeonG and was recorded as Joel Sacket, a farmer, aged 62. His wife Sally, 64, was living with him.6
     In 1870 he was living in Ellington, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, and was recorded as Joel Sacket, at home, aged 66. His wife Sally, 68, was living with him.7
     There were two Joel Sackets of about the same age living in New York State in the adjacent Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties. Both were born in Massachusetts. The Joel Sacket who was married to Sally V ___ is assumed to have been the son of Joel Sacket who died in Turin, Lewis County, New York. The other Joel Sackett, who was married to Louisa Robbins, is assumed to have been the Joel Sackett born in Sandisfield, Massachusetts, to Solomon Sackett. A definitive record to confirm the assumption has not been found.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. "New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659–1999" (Ancestry image), Abstract of Administration of estate of Joel Sacket, late of Turin, Lewis County, New York.
    Administration granted to Joel Sacket Jr.
    To appoint appraisers to make inventory for submission to Surrogate of Lewis County within 3 months. To render account of administration.
    Signed by William L Easton, Surrogate, at Lowville, 15 Mar 1841.
  3. 1850 United States census
    Roll M432_479, p. 43
    Leon, Cattaraugus, New York
    Sacket, Joel, 47, m, farmer, b. MA
    Sacket, Sally V, 49, f, b. CT.
  4. 1860 United States census
    Roll M653_725, p 143, FHL film 803725
    Leon, Cattaraugus, New York
    Sacket, Joel, 56, farmer, real estate $120, personal estate $200, b. MA
    Sacket, Salley, 59, b. CT.
  5. 1860 United States census
    Non-Population Schedule, 1860, Leon, Cattaraugus
    Joel Sacket, 24 acres improved land, value $720, no livestock.
  6. 1865 New York state census
    Leon, Cattaraugus, New York
    Frame house
    Sacket, Joel, head, 62, b. MA, farmer
    Sacket, Sally, wife, 64, b. CT.
  7. 1870 United States census
    Roll M593_912, p 369B, FHL film
    Ellington, Chautauqua, New York
    Sacket, Joel, 66, at home, b. MA
    Sacket, Sally, 68, keeping house, b. CT.
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited30 Sep 2022

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