Deborah Sackett

FatherRev Samuel Sackett (1711/12-1784)
MotherHannah Hazard (c 1712-after 1777)
Deborah Sackett, daughter of Rev Samuel Sackett and Hannah Hazard, was born on 25 October 1746.1 She died aged 22 on 14 July 1769.1 She married in Greenwich, ConnecticutG, on 11 November 1766, Benjamin Peck, son of Theophilus Peck and Elisabeth Mead.2,1 Benjamin was born in 1740 and died in 1806.1

153. Deborah Sackett, 1746–1769, daughter of (32) Rev. Samuel and Hannah Hazard Sackett, was married, Nov. 11, 1766, to Benjamin Peck, 1740–1806, of Greenwich, Conn., son of Theophilus Peck and his wife Elisabeth Mead.
William Peck, about 1600–1694, the colonist ancestor of Benjamin Peck, the husband of Deborah Sackett, was bred a merchant in England. He came from London to Boston in 1637, and settled at New Haven in 1638. he was chosen deacon of the church there in 1659, and was long known as Deacon William Peck, of New Haven.
Rev. Jeremiah Peck, 1623–1699, son of above, was born in England and died at Waterbury, Conn. He was married, Nov. 12, 1656, to Johannah Kitchell, of Guilford, Conn., where he was at the time teaching school. He subsequently taught in the grammar and Colony school at New Haven, after which he became a minister of the Congregational Church. He preached at Saybrook, Conn., from 1761 (sic) to 1765 (sic), and then for about a year at Guilford, after which he removed to Newark, New Jersey, and became interested in a large tract of land in Elizabeth, N. J. In 1672 he became one of the twenty-seven proprietors of the common lands in Greenwich, Conn. He subsequently preached for about a year at Greenwich and then located at Waterbury.
Samuel Peck, 1659–1696, son of Rev. Jeremiah and Johannah Kitchell Peck, was married to Rachel Ferris. They resided at Greenwich and were the parents of Theophilus Peck, of Greenwich, born in 1701, who was the father of Benjamin Peck who married Deborah Sackett.
Only child of Benjamin and Deborah Sackett Peck.
466. Deborah Peck, b. Feb. 5, 1768, d. Nov. 23, 1838; m. Platt Mead.

Child of Deborah Sackett and Benjamin Peck

  • Deborah Peck b. 5 Feb 1768, d. 23 Nov 1838

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "153. Deborah Sackett, 2nd, b. Oct. 25, 1746, d. July 14, 1769; m. Benjamin Peck."
  2. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, Deborah, of Hanover on Cortlandts Manor, m. Benjamin Peck, of Greenwich, Nov. 11, 1766. Greenwich Vital Records, 1:102."
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 7402
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited28 Nov 2019

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