Abigail Sacket

FatherJohn Sackett (1632-1719)
MotherAbigail Hannum (1640-1690)
Birth1663, Northampton, MassachusettsG,1,2,3
Death1683, WestfieldG,1,4,5
Marriage1682, Westfield, MassachusettsGJohn Noble1,3,4,5,6
Abigail Sacket, daughter of John Sackett and Abigail Hannum, was born in Northampton, MassachusettsG, on 1 December 1663.1,2,3 She married in Westfield, MassachusettsG, on 13 September 1682, John Noble, son of Thomas Noble and Hannah Warriner.1,3,4,5,6 Abigail died aged 19 in WestfieldG on 3 July 1683 a few days after giving birth to her only daughter.1,4,5 John was born in Springfield, Hampden CountyG, on 6 March 1662.7 After Abigail's death, he married, second, in 1684, Mary Goodman, by whom he had ten children.7 He died aged 52 in New Milford, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG, on 17 August 1714.7

Child of Abigail Sacket and John Noble

10. Abigail Sacket, 1663–1683, oldest daughter of (4) John and Abigail Hannum Sacket, was married, Sept. 13, 1682, to John Noble, of Westfield, Mass., son of Hon. Thomas Noble and his wife Hannah Wariner, who was the daughter of William Wariner, colonist, and his wife Joana Searl. Bridgeman, in his "Inscriptions on Graves Stones." published in 1850, states that a stone erected to the memory of Abigail Noble is the oldest found in the burying ground at Westfield, and contains this inscription, "Here lieth the body of Abigail the wife of John Noble, who died IV ly, ANO 1683, in ye 20 year of her age."
Only Child.
     48. Abigail Noble, b. June 30, 1683, d. March 28, 1700.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "10. Abigail Sacket, b. Dec. 1, 1663; d. July 3, 1683; m. John Noble."
  2. "Vital Records of Northampton, Massachusetts (Corbin Collection)" (American Ancestors transcript), birth, "Sacket, Abigall, d. John & Abigall, Dec. 1 1663."
  3. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England (Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1860-62).
  4. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts.
  5. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Boston: NEHGS), 6 (1852): 268, Marriages, Births and Deaths in Westfield, John Noble, m. Abigail Sacket, Sept. 13, 1682; chn. Abigail, b. June 30, 1683; John, b. Feb. 15, 1685; Stephen, b. Aug. 15, 1688; William, b. — –, —, d. June 31, [sic] 1703; David, b. Jan'y 25, 1695; Hannah, b. Nov. 2, 1697; Sarah, b. March 22, 1699; Mabel, b. Feb'y 28, 1705. Mrs. A. Noble d. July 3, 1683.
    [Note: only the first of the listed children was born to Abigail (Sacket) Noble, the remaining children being those of John Noble's second marriage.]
  6. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "John Noble of W. and Abigail Sacket of W; m. Sept. 13, 1632.
  7. Lucius M Boltwood, compiler, History and Genealogy of the Family of Thomas Noble, of Westfield, Massachusetts, privately printed (1878), digital image, Ancestry.com, pp28–35
    2. John Noble, s. of Thomas [Noble & Hannah Warriner], was b. in Springfield, Mass., March 6, 1662, and d. in New Milford, Conn., Aug. 17, 1714, æ 52.
    He m. (1) Sept. 13, 1682, Abigail Sacket, b. Dec. 1, 1663, dau. of John and Abigail Sacket of Northampton and Westfield, Mass. She d. at Westfield, July 3, 1683, æ 19, four days after the birth of her first and only child.
    He m. (2) 1684, Mary Goodman ….
    Child by first marriage.
    12. Abigail, b. June 30, 1683.
    Children by second marriage. [10 children]
Sackett line2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited16 Jun 2023

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