Elijah Sackett

FatherThomas Sackett of Hopewell, New Jersey (say 1720-)
MotherSarah Haywood (say 1700-)
Elijah Sackett, son of Thomas Sackett of Hopewell, New Jersey and Sarah Haywood, was born in 1751.1 He died on 29 August 1837.1 He married in 1779, Catherine Gibson, daughter of William Gibson Jr. and Anna Seaton.1
     Elijah Sackett served in the American Revolutionary War in the Cumberland County (Pennsylvania) Militia.2

Children of Elijah Sackett and Catherine Gibson

  • Sarah Sackett b. c 1780, d. c 1853
  • Ann Sackett b. c 1781
  • Milton H Sackett b. 19 Mar 1783, d. 22 Feb 1849
  • Guy Sackett+ b. 1784, d. 1853
  • Augustine Sackett b. c 1786, d. c 1857
  • Lavina Sackett b. c 1787
  • Lydia Sackett b. c 1787
  • Rachel Sackett+ b. 1791
  • Elijah Sackett b. c 1792
  • Esther Sackett b. c 1794
  • Elias Sackett b. c 1796
  • Rhoda Sackett b. c 1798
  • Jane Sackett b. c 1801
See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 281 
Thurmon King's Database, 5564
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsThomas Sackett of Hopewell NJ descendant chart
Thanet DNA chart 6

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  2. Website National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (http://dar.org/), "Sackett, Elijah
    Service: Pennsylvania
    Rank: Private
    Birth: (Circa) 1751, Hopewell, Hunterdon Co, New Jersey
    Death: 8-29-1837, Delaware Co, Ohio
    Service Description: Capt Thomas Askey, Cumberland Co Militia
    Comments: SS : PA Arc, 5th Ser. vol. 6 p 44
    Residence: Cumberland Co, Pennsylvania
    Spouse: Catherine Gibson."
Sackett lineSon of Thomas Sackett of Hopewell, New Jersey
Last Edited17 June 2018