Hester Sackett

FatherJoseph Sackett (1712-after 1795)
Mother___ ___
Hester Sackett, daughter of Joseph Sackett and ___ ___, was born in 1743.1 She died aged about 73 on 6 May 1816.1
     Hester was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made at Stanford, Dutchess CountyG, on 20 May 1795. She was left a sum of £200. This large sum, much larger than amounts left to her siblings, and a requirement in the will that her brother Samuel take care of her, suggests something special about Hester's circumstances.2

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "279. Hester Sackett, b. in 1743, d. May 6, 1816."
  2. "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835", digital image, American Ancestors.
Sackett lineGreat-granddaughter of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Last Edited27 Dec 2019

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