Sarah Sacket

FatherJohn Sacket (1723-poss. Oct 1766)
MotherRachel Church (c 1727-1798)
Sarah Sacket, daughter of John Sacket and Rachel Church, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 20 January 1751/52.1,2,3
     There were two Sarah Sackets of about the same age in Westfield, the other being Sarah Sacket the daughter of Jesse Sacket and Sarah Dewey. The two Sarahs were third cousins. Two marriages appear in the Westfield records, one of a Sarah Sacket to Jared Bush on 13 August 1775 and the other of a Sarah Sacket to Justus Weller in August 1776. There is not sufficient information to determine which Sarah married each man.4,5
     Justus Weller and Sarah Sacket had a son, Justus Weller, born on 5 November 1776.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:107.
  2. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Sarah, d. John, Jr. & Rachel (Church) b. Jan. 20, 1752."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "472. Sarah Sacket, b. Jan. 20, 1752."
  4. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Jered Bush (Boosh) of W. and Sarah Sacket of W; m. Aug. 13, 1775."
  5. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)", "Justus Wellar of W. and Sarah Sacket of W; m. Aug. --, 1776 ."
Sackett line5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited19 Jun 2022
Sackett Database164 Sarah Sacket

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