Thankful King

FatherDavid King (1677-1730)
MotherAbigail Sacket (1683-after 1733)
Thankful King, daughter of David King and Abigail Sacket, was born in 1704.1 She died aged about 81 on 4 November 1785 and was buried at Barnard Cemetery, Sheffield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG.2 She married in WestfieldG on 4 December 1729, Benjamin Sacket, son of John Sacket and Deborah Filley.3,4,5,6 Benjamin and Thankful were first cousins, their respective father and mother being siblings.
     Thankful was named as a beneficiary in her husband Benjamin's will made in Sheffield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 27 August 1746.
Thankful (King) Sacket (1704–1785), Barnard Cemetery, Sheffield, Massachusetts
(Src: Find A Grave, Kathleen Leonard)

Children of Thankful King and Benjamin Sacket

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "62. Thankful King, b. in 1704, d. in year 17_; m. (37) Benjamin Sacket."
  2. Find a Grave.
  3. Sacketts of America, "37. Benjamin Sacket, b. Oct. 31, 1698, d. 1753; m. (62) Thankful King."
  4. Sacketts of America, "62. Thankful King, b. in 1704, d. in year 17--; m. (37) Benjamin Sacket."
  5. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:193.
  6. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Benjamin Sacket of W. and Thankfull King of W; m. Dec. 4, 1729."
Sackett line3rd great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American) (#1)
Line 3a (American) (#2)
Benjamin Sackett & Thankful King relationship chart
King Sacket & Lydia Sacket relationship chart
Last Edited18 Mar 2024
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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