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 in Rye, Westchester County, New York StateG, on 1 April 1782, Tabitha Smith.2,3
     In 1790 Richard was living in Bedford, Westchester County, New York StateG. In his household were two men, one boy, and three females.4
     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.
     Richard was listed in the 1800 census as a householder in BedfordG.5

 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.
  4. 1790 US census, digital image,, Richard Sackett. Bedford, Westchester, NY. 2 white males (16+), 1 white male under 16, and 3 white females.
  5. 1800 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Richard Sacket, Bedford, Westchester County, New York State."
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 6938
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited18 Aug 2021

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