John Sackett

FatherCaptain Joseph Sackett (1655/56-1719)
MotherElizabeth Betts (c 1660-between 1700 & 1710)
Marriage1719, NewtownGElizabeth Field1,2,4,5
Marriage1725Susanna Field
John Sackett, son of Captain Joseph Sackett and Elizabeth Betts, was born in Newtown, Long Island, New York StateG, in 1688.1 He died there aged about 40 on 31 December 1728.1,2,3 He married first in NewtownG on 11 January 1718/19, Elizabeth Field, daughter of Elnathan Field and Elizabeth Bullock.1,2,4,5 He married second in about 1725, Susanna Field, sister of Elizabeth. After John's death, Susanna married second at Newtown, Long IslandG, on 14 October 1741 John Leverich.6,7
     John was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in Newtown, Queens CountyG, on 20 September 1719. He was to inherit, jointly with his siblings, all his father's land and meadows at Hopewell and Maidenhead in New Jersey.

Child of John Sackett and Elizabeth Field

Child of John Sackett and Susanna Field

27. John Sackett, 16__–1728, of Newtown, L. I., son of (7) Capt. Joseph and Elizabeth Betts Sackett, was married, Jan. 11, 1719, to Elisabeth Field, after whose death he was married to her sister, Susanna Field. They were daughters of Elnathan Field, son of Robert Field, of Newtown, who was the son of Robert Field, a patentee of Flushing, L. I.
121. Elizabeth Sackett, b. in year 1720, d. Sept. 6, 1809; m. John Leverish.
122. William Sackett, b. Dec. 29, 1727, d. Apr. 28, 1802; m. (141) Anne Lawrence.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "27. John Sacket, b. in 1688, d. Dec. 31, 1728; m. Elizabeth Field."
  2. James Riker, The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New-York: containing Its History from its first Settlement (New York: D Fanshaw, 1852), p345.
  3. Register of Deaths, Presbyterian Church, Newtown (now Elmhurst), Queens County, Long Island, N.Y., "1728, Dec. 31. John Sackett."
  4. "New York, Marriages, 1686–1980" (FamilySearch transcript), "11 Jan 1719, Presbyterian Church, Newtown, Queens, New York, John Sackett & Elizabeth Field."
  5. "New York City, Marriages, 1600s–1800s" (Ancestry transcript), "1719, Elmhurst, Queens County, John Sackett & Elizabeth Field."
  6. Website Brooklyn Genealogy, Marriage Index New York 1600s–1900. (Steve Morse), "1741, Elmhurst, Queens County, Sacket, Susannah & Leveridge, John."
  7. Register of Marriages, Presbyterian Church, Newtown (now Elmhurst), Queens County, Long Island, N.Y., "1741, Oct. 14. John Leveridge & Susannah Sacket."
Sackett line3rd great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
Great-grandson of Simon Sackett the colonist
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William Sackett & Anne Lawrence relationship chart
Sackett Family Association descendants
Brian William Sackett and Jason Donald Sackett.
Last Edited10 May 2022
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