Richard Sackett

FatherJoseph Sackett (1724/25-)
MotherHannah Budson
Richard Sackett, son of Joseph Sackett and Hannah Budson, was born in Greenwich, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, on 7 June 1754.1,2 He married at Rye, Westchester County, New York StateG, on 1 April 1782, Tabitha Smith.2,3 Richard was appointed an executor of the will (made in 1798) of his cousin Colonel Richard Sackett, to serve jointly with Colonel Richard's sons Nathaniel and Caleb.
     In 1790 Richard was living in Bedford, Westchester County, New York StateG. In his household were two men, one boy, and three females.4
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, Richard, [s. Joseph & Hannah], b. June 7, 1754. Greenwich Vital Records, 1:119."
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "370. Richard Sackett, b. June 7, 1754; m. Tobiatha ___."
  3. Thurmon King's database, 6938 Richard Sackett.
  4. 1790 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm,, Richard Sackett. Bedford, Westchester, NY. 2 white males (16+), 1 white male under 16, and 3 white females.
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited2 March 2012