Thomas Sackett of Hopewell

Marriage1748, HopewellGSarah Haywood1
Thomas Sackett was born in Hopewell, Mercer County, New JerseyG, in say 1720.1 He married there in about 1748, Sarah Haywood, daughter of Zackerias Haywood.1
     In The Sacketts of America Thomas Sackett is shown as the son of Simon Sackett (1678–1718) and Mary McGaw. Later research, specifically the detail of Simon's will, indicates that this was not the case.
     Although the identity of Thomas's parents has not yet been ascertained, DNA test results indicate that he was almost certainly a descendant of Simon Sackett the colonist.

Children of Thomas Sackett of Hopewell and Sarah Haywood

82. Thomas Sackett, of Hopewell, N. J., Williamsport, Md., and Cumberland County, Penn., son of (22) Simon Sackett, was married at Hopewell, N. J., to Sarah Haywood, daughter of Zackerias Haywood.
     281. Elijah Sackett, b. in 1751, d. in 1837; m. Catherine Gibson.
     282. Azariah Sackett, m. Elizabeth Young.
     283. Joseph Sackett.
     284. Amos Sackett; m. Polly Phillips.
     285. Lavisiona Sackett; m. ___ Flemming.
     286. Bathsheba Sackett, m. Joseph Eaton.
     287. Sarah Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "82. Thomas Sackett, m. Sarah Haywood."
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Last Edited25 Aug 2021

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