Jonathan Sackett

FatherWilliam Sackett (1727-1802)
MotherAnna Lawrence (1731-1798)
MarriageSarah Banks1
Jonathan Sackett, son of William Sackett and Anna Lawrence, was born in Newtown, Long Island, Queens County, New York StateG, on 22 September 17611 and baptized at the Presbyterian Church, NewtownG, on 22 November 1761.2 He died aged 87 in Milford, New Haven County, ConnecticutG, on 12 May 1849.3,4,5 He married Sarah Banks, daughter of Jacob Banks.1
     Jonathan served in the American Revolutionary War.
     In 1790 Jonathan was living in Newtown, Queens County, New York StateG. In his household were one man, one boy, and three females. He also owned two slaves.6
     Jonathan was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in Newtown, Long IslandG, on 7 June 1798.7
     Jonathan was recorded in the census in 1800 and 1810 living in NewtownG.8,9
     He was assessed for tax on real estate valued at $1,800 in NewtownG in 1803.10
     By 1820, Jonathan and Sarah had moved from Newtown to Milford, Connecticut11 and were living there in 1830.12

Children of Jonathan Sackett and Sarah Banks


390. Jonathan Sackett, 1761–18__, of Newtown, L. I., son of (122) William and Anne Lawrence Sackett, was married to Sarah Banks, daughter of Capt. Jacob Banks.
Children.
937. Jacob B. Sackett, b. June 4, 1786.
938. Anne Sackett, b. May 7, 1789.
939. William Sackett, b. Sept. 28, 1792, d. July 2, 1802.
940. John L. Sackett, b. May 7, 1794.
941. Jonathan Sackett, b. May 9, 1801.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "390. Jonathan Sackett, b. Sept. 22, 1761; m. Sarah Banks."
  2. Baptisms Register, Presbyterian Church, Newtown (now Elmhurst), Queens County, Long Island, N.Y., "1761, Nov. 22. Jonathan, s. of William & Anna Sackett."
  3. "Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851–2003" (Ancestry image), Hartford Daily Courant, Hartford, Ct, 23 May 1849, "Deaths—At Milford, Mr. Jonathan Sackett, aged 88—a revolutionary soldier."
  4. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934" (Ancestry image), 9:551, Columbian Register, 19 May 1849, "Sackett, Jonathan, Milford, Revolutionary soldier, age 89, [no date]."
    Columbian Register (New Haven), 26 May 1849, "Sackett, Jonathan, Milford, Rev. War, age 89, [no date]."
    36:607, Hartford Times, 2 Jun 1849, "Sackett, Jonathan, Milford, Rev. Soldier, age 89, [no date]."
    61:276, Bridgeport Republican Standard, 29 May 1849, "Sackett, Jonathan, Milford, age 89, [no date]."
  5. Connecticut Private Records, New Haven Co, Deaths & Marriages, 1824–1883 (an index typed from a set of cards based on marriages and deaths taken from the original copy of New Haven County private records, 1824–1883, which was purchased from Mr Samuel Tannenbaom, book dealer, Hartford, CT, April 15, 1951.), "Sackett, Jonathan, d. May 12, 1849, page 22."
  6. 1790 United States census, Jonathan Sackett. Newtown, Queens, NY. 1 white male (16+), 1 white male under 16, 3 white females, and 2 slaves.
  7. "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835" (American Ancestors image), Will of William Sackett of New Town, Queens County, NY, proved 13 May 1802.
  8. 1800 United States census, "Jonathan Sacket, New Town, Queens, New York, 2 males under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44, 1 female under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 26-44, 1 female 45 and over, 1 other free person, 6 slaves, total 15."
  9. 1810 United States census, "Jonathan Sackett, Newtown, Queens County, New York State, 3 males under 10, 2 males 16-25, 1 male 45 and over, 1 female under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 26-44, 3 other free persons, 2 slaves, total 15."
  10. "New York, Tax Assessment Rolls, 1799–1804" (Ancestry image), "Sackett, Jonathan, real estate $1,800, tax $1.62."
  11. 1820 United States census, "Jonathan Sackett, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, 1 male 45 and over, 1 female 45 and over, total 2."
  12. 1830 United States census, Milford, New Haven, CT, Jonathan Sackett, 000 000 001 000 0 - 000 000 001 000 0, i.e. 1 male 60-70, 1 female 60-70.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Generation.Tree6N.3
Last Edited14 Nov 2023
Sackett Database7068 Jonathan Sackett
 

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