William Sackett

FatherJohn Sackett (1688-1728)
MotherSusanna Field (c 1690-)
William Sackett, son of John Sackett and Susanna Field, was born in Newtown, Long Island, New York StateG, on 29 December 17271 and died there aged 74 on 28 April 1802.1 He married in NewtownG on 14 February 1748/49, Anne Lawrence, his first cousin, daughter of John Lawrence and Patience Sackett.1
     In 1790 William was living in Newtown, Queens County, New York StateG. In his household were three men, two boys, and two females. He also owned eleven slaves.2
     William left a will which was proved on 13 May 1802. He left his farm in Newtown to his eldest son John, and his farm in Milford, Connecticut, to his son Daniel who was already established there.3

Children of William Sackett and Anne Lawrence

ChartsLine 3a (American) (#1)
Line 3a (American) (#2)
William Sackett & Anne Lawrence relationship chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "122. William Sackett, b. Dec. 29, 1727, d. Apr. 28, 1802; m. (141) Anne Lawrence."
  2. 1790 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, William Sackett. Newtown, Queens, NY. 3 white males (16+), 2 white males under 16, 2 white females, and 11 slaves.
  3. "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835", digital image, American Ancestors, Will of William Sackett of New Town, Queens County, NY, proved 13 May 1802.
Sackett line4th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited28 February 2015

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