Anna Lawrence

FatherJohn Lawrence (1695-1765)
MotherPatience Sackett (1700-1772)
Marriage1749, NewtownGWilliam Sackett3,2
Anna Lawrence, daughter of John Lawrence and Patience Sackett, was born on 21 November 1731.1,2 She died aged 66 on 11 April 1798 and was buried at the Lawrence Cemetery, Astoria, Queens County, New York StateG.4,5,6 She married in NewtownG on 14 February 1748/49, William Sackett, her first cousin, son of John Sackett and Susanna Field.3,2
     The inscription on Anna's gravestone reads
Inscribed to perpetuate the remembrance of Anna Sackett, wife of William Sackett, who died the 11th April Anna Domini 1798; aged 66 years, 4 months & 21 days.
"She was her husband's fond companion, her children's tender & careful parent, & the friend & support to the needy. Reader! Art though prepared to follow."
Anna (Lawrence) Sackett (1731–1798), Lawrence Cemetery, Astoria, New York
(Src: Find A Grave, Leslie W)

Children of Anna Lawrence and William Sackett

 Notes & Citations

  1. Date of birth based on age at death.
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "141. Anne Lawrence, 1731–1798; m. (122) William Sackett."
  3. Sacketts of America, "122. William Sackett, b. Dec. 29, 1727, d. Apr. 28, 1802; m. (141) Anne Lawrence."
  4. Gravestone.
  5. Find a Grave.
  6. Register of Deaths, Presbyterian Church, Newtown (now Elmhurst), Queens County, Long Island, N.Y., "1798, Apr. --. Anna Sackett, wife of William Sackett."
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American) (#1)
Line 3a (American) (#2)
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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