Benjamin Sacket

(1731-after 1776)
FatherBenjamin Sacket (1698-1753)
MotherThankful King (1704-1785)
Benjamin Sacket, son of Benjamin Sacket and Thankful King, was born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 21 December 17311,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 25 June 1732.4 He died after 1776. He married in about 1761, Dorothy Buell, daughter of Ebenezer Buell.1
     Benjamin served as a private soldier in the American Revolutionary War in the Albany County (New York) Militia.5
     Benjamin was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in Sheffield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 27 August 1746.

Children of Benjamin Sacket and Dorothy Buell

Sackett line4th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 174 
Thurmon King's Database, 1271
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  2. Website National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (http://dar.org/), date and place.
  3. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988", digital image, Ancestry.com, Sheffield, "Sacket, Benjamin, son of Benjamin & wife Thankfull, born 21 Dec 1731."
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1732 Sacket, Benjamin s. Benjamin & Thankfull, June 25."
  5. Website National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (http://dar.org/), "Sackett, Benjamin
    Service: New York
    Rank: Private
    Birth: 12-21-1731, Sheffield, Hampshire Co, Massachusetts
    Death: (Post) 1790, New Lebanon, Columbia Co, New York
    Service Source: Roberts, NY in the Rev, pp 104, 106
    Service Description: Col Killian Van Rensselaer, Albany Co Militia
    Residence: Albany Co, New York
    Spouse: Dorothy Buell."
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Last Edited29 October 2019
 

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