George H Sackett

(c 1832-1856)
FatherJoseph Sackett (c 1774-1849)
MotherSarah L ___ (c 1794-1852)
George H Sackett, son of Joseph Sackett and Sarah L ___, was born in New York StateG in about 1832.1 He died aged about 24 in Ellicott, Chautauqua CountyG, in 1856.2
     George was named as a beneficiary in the will of his father Joseph made in Stockton, Chautauqua County, New York StateG, on 17 July 1849. He was to inherit the estate, both real and personal, subject to his mother Sarah's interest in half of the estate during her widowhood.
     In 1850 George was living in StocktonG and was recorded in the census as George H Sackett, a farmer, aged 18 and born in New York. His recently widowed mother Sarah, 54, was living with him.3
     Letters of administration of George's estate were granted in the court at Sinclairville, Chautauqua CountyG, on 27 November 1856 to Esther J Sackett.4 Esther's appointment as administratrix suggests she was George's wife although a record has not been found.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. Administration of estate.
  3. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll M432_485, p. 247
    Stockton, Chautauqua, New York
    Sackett, George H, 18, farmer, b. NY
    Sackett, Sarah L, 54, b. CT.
  4. "New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659–1999" (Ancestry image), Letters of administration granted to Esther J Sackett of goods chattels and credits of George H Sackett late of Ellicott, Chautauqua County, New York. A Richmond, Surrogate, Sinclairville, Chautauqua County, 27 Nov 1856.
Sackett line3rd great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Last Edited12 Apr 2023

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