Ruth Sacket

FatherBenoni Sacket (1710-1785)
MotherMindwell Smith (say 1710-)
Ruth Sacket, daughter of Benoni Sacket and Mindwell Smith, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 28 September 1741.1,2,3 She died aged 71 on 4 March 1813 and was buried at Old Benson Cemetery, Benson, Rutland County, VermontG.4,5 She married in WestfieldG on 31 January 1760, Jacob Gleason.6,7,8,3
Ruth (Sacket) Gleason (1741–1813), Old Benson Cemetery, Rutland County, Vermont, "in memory [of]/ Ruth wife [of]/ jacob gleason/ died March [?]/ 1813 in the/ 71st year/ of her/ age"
(Src: Find A Grave, Janet Muff)

Children of Ruth Sacket and Jacob Gleason

Sackett Family Association descendants
Rebecca Henry.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:190.
  2. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, Ruth, d. Benoni & Mindwell (Smith) b. Sept. 28, 1741."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "241. Ruth Sacket, b. Sept. 28, 1741; m. Jacob Gleason."
  4. Website Find A Grave (
  5. "Vermont Vital Records, 1720–1908", digital image,, "Ruth Gleason, d. 4 Mar 1813, in 71st yr, bur. Old Cemetery, ms copy 23 Dec 1919 attested by Benson Town Clerk."
  6. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620–1988", digital image,, "Gleason, Jacob, and Ruth Sacket, both of Westfield, marr. intentions 2 Dec 1759."
  7. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:30, 31 January 1760 marriage intentions filed: Ruth Sacket & Jacob Gleason.
  8. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Jacob Gleason of W. and Ruth Sacket of W; m. Jan. 31, 1760."
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited27 July 2016

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