Eli Sackett

(1743-1826)
FatherCaptain & Deacon Samuel Sackett (1702/3-1781)
MotherLydia Heaton (1717-1749)
Eli Sackett, son of Captain & Deacon Samuel Sackett and Lydia Heaton, was born in New Haven, ConnecticutG, on 27 March 1743.1,2,3 He married Sarah ___ and died aged 83 in North Haven, ConnecticutG, on 23 November 1826.4,5
     Eli served as a Minute Man in Connecticut in the American Revolutionary War.4
     In 1790 Eli was living in North Haven, New Haven County, ConnecticutG. In his household were one man, four boys, and four females.6

Children of Eli Sackett and Sarah ___

  • Betsey Sackett
  • Lydia Sackett b. 9 May 1772
  • Bede Sackett b. 1 Feb 1774
  • Eli Sackett+ b. 8 Oct 1775, d. 15 Mar 1836
  • Daniel Sackett b. 8 Oct 1777, d. 7 Apr 1856
  • Mehitabel Sackett+ b. 3 Aug 1782, d. 16 May 1834
  • Joseph Sackett b. c 1790, d. 9 Apr 1834
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 4 (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records, New Haven, Connecticut, 226, "Eli the Son of Lt Samuel Sackitt was Born the 27th day of March Anno Dom 1743."
  2. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackitt, Eli, s. Lieut. Samuel, b. Mar. 27, 1743. New Haven Vital Records, 1:491."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "255. Elias Sackett, b. Mar. 27, 1743."
  4. Website National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (http://dar.org/), "Sackett, Eli
    Service: Connecticut
    Rank: Minute Man
    Birth: 3-27-1743, New Haven, New Haven Co, Connecticut
    Death: 11-23-1826, North Haven, New Haven Co, Connecticut
    Service Description: Alarm List.
    Residence: New Haven Co, Connecticut
    Spouse: Sarah X."
  5. "Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851–2003", digital image, Ancestry.com, Connecticut Courant, Hartford, 18 December 1826, "Died—At North Haven, Mr. Eli Sackett, 84."
  6. 1790 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Eli Sacket. North Haven, New Haven, CT. 1 white male (16+), 4 white males under 16, and 4 white females.
Generation.Tree255.5M.4
Sackett lineGreat-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
Last Edited5 July 2012