Elisabeth Sackett

(1745-1820)
FatherCaptain & Deacon Samuel Sackett (1702/3-1781)
MotherLydia Heaton (1717-1749)
Elisabeth Sackett, daughter of Captain & Deacon Samuel Sackett and Lydia Heaton, was born in New Haven, ConnecticutG, on 24 April 17451,2 and died aged 74 in North Haven, New Haven CountyG, on 19 March 1820.3,4 She married in New HavenG on 3 May 1762, Joel Blakeslee, son of Abraham Blakeslee and Elizabeth Cooper.5,6,7,8 Joel was born in New HavenG on 30 June 17398 and died aged 85 in North HavenG on 19 July 1824.9

Children of Elisabeth Sackett and Joel Blakeslee

  • Zerah Blakeslee b. 26 Aug 1763, d. 22 Oct 1776
  • Sackett Blakeslee b. 15 Apr 1766, d. 23 Oct 1776
  • Lydia Blakeslee b. 2 Jul 1768, d. 22 Jul 1863
  • Mabel Blakeslee b. 1771, d. 27 Sep 1773
  • Levi Blakeslee b. 1774, d. 13 Apr 1828
  • Mabel Blakeslee b. c 1778, d. 18 Dec 1853
  • Bede Blakeslee+ b. 1780, d. 28 Mar 1842
  • Zerah Blakeslee b. 1780, d. 18 Dec 1861
  • Sackett Blakeslee b. c 1784, d. 22 Dec 1841
  • Betsey Blakeslee b. c 1787, d. 12 Jul 1856
ChartsLine 4 (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records, New Haven, Connecticut, 243, "Elisabeth the Daughter of Capt Samuel Sackitt was born the 24th day of April 1745."
  2. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackitt, Elisabeth, d. Capt. Samuel, b. Apr. 24, 1745. New Haven Vital Records, 1:536."
  3. Families of Ancient New Haven, Vol. VII, Families of Ancient New Haven, Sackett ,.
  4. NoHT1 ,.
  5. Vital Records, New Haven, Connecticut, p409 "Joel Blackslee and Elisabeth Sacket of New Haven were Joyned in Marriage May 3rd 1762 by Saml Sacket Jus Peace."
  6. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sacket, Elisabeth, m. Joel Blackslee, May 3, 1762, by Saml. Sacket, JP. New Haven Vital Records, 2:160."
  7. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, Weygant's record for Elisabeth shows a marriage to ___ Decker. Another record for such a marriage has not been found and the Decker reference would appear to be in error.
  8. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, NEHGS, Boston, vol. 56 (1902): 286, Samuel Blakesley and his Descendants, "Joel [Blakesley] (2d), [s. Abraham Blakesley & Elizabeth Cooper], b. [New Haven] June 30, 1739; m. May 3, 1762, Martha Sacket of New Haven." [New Haven records show that it was Elisabeth, not Martha, Sackett who married Joel Blakeslee]
  9. NoHT2 ,.
Generation.Tree253.5M.4
Sackett lineGreat-granddaughter of John Sackett of New Haven
Last Edited22 June 2008