Asher Sacket

FatherDaniel Sacket (1693-1776)
MotherMary Weller (c 1707-1789)
Asher Sacket, son of Daniel Sacket and Mary Weller, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 13 April 17481,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 17 April 1748.4 He died aged 82 in WestfieldG on 24 July 18305,6 and was buried at the Old Burying Ground, WestfieldG.7 He married in WestfieldG on 17 September 1772, Sarah Kellogg, daughter of Samuel Kellogg and Mary Nash, and sister of Rhoda Kellogg who married Asher's brother Abner.1,8,9
     In 1790 Asher was living in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG. In his household were one man, four boys, and four females.10
     Asher was listed in the census in 1800, 1810, and 1820 as a householder in WestfieldG.11,12,13

185. Asher Sacket, 1748–1830, of Westfield, Mass., son of (41) Israel Sacket [note], was married in 1772 to Sarah Kellogg. He served in the War of the Revolution in Capt. Daniel Sacket's Company of Col. John Moseley's Hampshire County Regiment. The official state records show that he enlisted Oct. 21, 1776, and marched with his regiment, under Lieut. Colonel Timothy Robinson, to reinforce the Northern Army. The muster toll, giving date of his enlistment, is dated at Westfield.
[Note: Asher was a son of (35) Daniel and Mary Weller Sacket.]
585. Lovell Sacket.
586. Peggy Sacket, m. Charles Lee.
587. Shubael Sacket, b. in year 1778, d. in year 1831.
588. Clymena Sacket.
589. Sally Sacket, b. about 1781, d. May 15, 1826; m. Herman [sic: Heman] Noble.
590. Henry Sacket.
591. Daniel Sacket.
592. Asher Sacket, Jr., b. in 1782.
593. Jerusha Sacket.

Children of Asher Sacket and Sarah Kellogg

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "185. Asher Sacket, b. in year 1748; m. Leah Kellogg."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:206.
  3. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, Ashur, (twin) s. Daniel & Mary (Weller) b. Apr. 13, 1748."
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (, "1748 Sacket, Asher (twin) s. Daniel & Mary, April 17."
  5. "Westfield, MA: Deaths in the First Church, 1728–1836", digital image, American Ancestors, "1830 July 24 Asher Sacket 82 years."
  6. "Rhode Island, Vital Records, 1636–1850", database, American Ancestors, "Sackett Asher, d. 10 Aug 1830, at Westfield, aged 82 years."
  7. Website Find a Grave.
  8. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:202.
  9. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Asher Sacket of W. and Sarah Kellogg of W; m. Sept. 17, 1772."
  10. 1790 US census, digital image,, Asher Sacket. Westfield, Hampshire, MA. 1 white male (16+), 4 white males under 16, and 4 white females.
  11. 1800 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Asher Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  12. 1810 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Asher Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  13. 1820 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Asher Sacket, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts."
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 2106
Sackett line4th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Linda Hare.
Last Edited20 Dec 2021

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