Deborah Sackett

FatherJudge Joseph Sackett (1680-1755)
MotherHannah Alsop (1690-1773)
Deborah Sackett, daughter of Judge Joseph Sackett and Hannah Alsop, was born on 18 November 1718.1 She died aged 35 on 10 January 1754.1 She married on 28 October 1737, James Stringham, son of Capt Samuel Stringham.1,2

Children of Deborah Sackett and James Stringham

  • David Stringham b. say 1740
  • Ann Stringham b. say 1742

91. Deborah Sackett, 1718-1759, daughter of (23) Judge Joseph and Hannah Alsop Sackett, was married, Oct. 28, 1737, to James Stringham, son of Capt. Samuel Stringham, and grandson of Peter Stringham.
     Peter Stringham was a resident of Jamaica, L. I., several years prior to 1683, on which date his name is recorded in list of resident taxpayers of that town.
     Capt. Samuel Stringham, son of above, was a resident of Flatbush, L. I., and in 1715 was a member of the military company of that town, commanded by Capt. Jonathan Wright. A few years later he was commissioned Captain of same company, which office he held as late as 1738.
     James Stringham, son of Capt. Samuel, was a resident of Flushing, L. I., in 1736. On July 17 of that year, he was granted a patent for 1,630 acres of land near the present City of Middletown, Orange County, N. Y. Some three months later he was married to Deborah Sackett, as above stated. James Stringham's name appears under date of 1738 as a member of a company of Orange County militia known as "The foot company of the precinct of the Highlands," which saw considerable service on the nearby Indian frontier.
300. David Stringham, father of Rear Admiral Stringham, U. S. N.
301. Ann Stringham.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "91. Deborah Sackett, b. Nov. 18, 1718, d. Jan. 10, 1754; m. James Stringham."
  2. New York State, Names of persons for whom marriage licenses were issued by the secretary of the province of New York, previous to 1784., Albany, Weed, Parsons & Co (1860), digital image, (, "1737, Oct. 28. Sacket, Deborah and James Stringham; v. I, 7."
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited12 May 2020

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