Sarah Sackett

FatherCaptain & Deacon Samuel Sackett (1702/3-1781)
MotherElisabeth Todd (c 1709-1737)
Sarah Sackett, daughter of Captain & Deacon Samuel Sackett and Elisabeth Todd, was born in New Haven, ConnecticutG, on 9 April 1730.1,2,3,4 She died aged 71 on 19 May 1801 and was buried at the Montowese Cemetery, North HavenG.4 She married in New HavenG on 25 June 1752, Daniel Barnes, son of Daniel Barnes and Abigail Heaton.4,5,6 Daniel was born in New HavenG in November 1725.7 He died aged 83 on 20 April 1809 and was buried at Montowese Cemetery, North HavenG.7
     Weygant, The Sacketts of America, states that Sarah married Samuel Moulthrop. A record for this has not been found. It would appear to be in error as Sarah was 22 when she married Dan Barnes and she predeceased him.8
Sarah (Sackett) Barnes (1730–1801), Montowese Cemetery, North Haven, Connecticut
"Sarah Barns/ wife of Mr Dan Barns/ Æ 72."
(Src: Find A Grave, Suzanne)

Children of Sarah Sackett and Daniel Barnes

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records, New Haven, Connecticut, 172, "Sarah the Daughter of Samll Sackitt was Born the 4th day of April 1730."
  2. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackitt, Sarah, d. Sam[ue]ll, b. Apr. 9, 1730. New Haven Vital Records, 1:361."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "251. Sarah Sackett, b. Apr. 9, 1730; m. Samuel Moulthrop."
  4. Donald Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven, Genealogical Publishing Co Inc, Baltimore (1981) (American Ancestors image), p1583–8, "Sarah [Sackett, d. Samuel & Elizabeth (Todd) Sackett], b 9 Apr 1730 NHV, d 19 May 1801 æ. 72 NoHT2; m 25 June 1752 NHV—Dan Barnes."
  5. Vital Records, New Haven, Connecticut, 323, "Dan Barns & Sarah Sackett of New Haven were Joyned in Marriage unto each other June 25th: 1752 by the Revd Mr Isaac Stiles Minister."
  6. Barbour Collection, "Sacket, Sarah, m. Dan Barns, June 25, 1752, by Rev. Isaac Stiles. New Haven Vital Records, 1:77."
  7. Find a Grave.
  8. Sacketts of America, Weygant records a marriage of Sarah Sackett to Samuel Moulthrop. This is not found in the New Haven Vital Records. A marriage between Sarah Barnes, b. 1689, and Samuel Moulthrop, b. 1679, is found in Genealogies of Connecticut Families, 1:410, and there may have been confusion with this marriage.
  9. Email from Dean Roe to Sackett Discussion List, 26 February 2004.
Sackett lineGreat-granddaughter of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Dean Roe.
Last Edited30 Dec 2019

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