Rachel Sacket

(1747-before 1782)
FatherSamuel Sacket (1704-1760)
MotherRuth Trumble (c 1705-)
Rachel Sacket, daughter of Samuel Sacket and Ruth Trumble, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 23 December 17471,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 28 February 1748.4 She died before May 1782.5 Rachel had a daughter, Eleaner Williams, in WestfieldG on 7 June 1770.
     Rachel was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made at Sheffield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 3 April 1760. She was left a one-fifth share of his estate, subject to her mother's "widow's third."

Child of Rachel Sacket and ___ Williams

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "235. Rachel Sacket, b. Dec. 23, 1747."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:172.
  3. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, Rachil, d. Samuel & Ruth (Trumble) b. Dec. 23, 1747."
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1748 Sacket, Rachel d. Samuel & ---, Feb. 28."
  5. Unsourced typescript of deed of sale of land dated 6 May 1782 found on several Ancestry trees, Dec 2019. Rachel had died by May 1782.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 142
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited18 Dec 2019

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