Aaron Sacket

FatherOzem Sacket (1736/37-1801)
MotherMercy Weller (c 1745-1812)
Aaron Sacket, farmer, son of Ozem Sacket and Mercy Weller, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 11 September 1772.1,2,3 He died there aged 76 on 15 August 18483,4 and was buried at the Old Burying Ground, WestfieldG. He married first at the First Church, WestfieldG, on 7 January 1801, Lydia Yeomans.5,6,7 Lydia was born on 20 November 17798 and died aged 43 in WestfieldG on 2 September 1823.9 He married second at the First Church, WestfieldG, on 24 May 1826, Electa (___) Miller.10,11
     Aaron was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made at WestfieldG on 26 June 1799. He was left various specified lands and the residue of the estate after bequests to his siblings. He was appointed the executor of the will.
     Aaron was listed in the census in 1810, 1820 and 1830 as a householder in WestfieldG.12,13,14
     Aaron was named as a beneficiary in his brother Ozem's will made in WestfieldG on 13 March 1846. He was to receive a share calculated in the proportion of $500 of the estimated $2,300 total land value.15
Aaron Sacket (1772–1848), Old Burying Ground, Westfield, Massachusetts
(Src: Sackett Family Headstones, Fred Sackett)

Children of Aaron Sacket and Lydia Yeomans

490. Aaron Sacket, 1772–1848, of Westfield, Mass., son of (166) Ozem and Mercy Weller Sacket, was married to Lydia ___?
1075. Emily Sacket, m. Jacob Fox.
1076. Mary Sacket, m. Caleb Williams.
1077. Enoch Sacket, m. ___ Doane.
1078. Lydia Sacket, m. Martha Burt [sic: she m. Leonard Bush].
1079. Julia Ann Sacket, d. unmarried.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:89.
  2. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Aaron, s. Ozem & Marcy Wallar, b. Sept. 11, 1772."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "490. Aaron Sacket, b. in year 1772, d. in year 1848."
  4. "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910" (American Ancestors image), v40, p85, death, "Aug 15 '48, Aaron Sackett, 76, d. Westfield, widower, farmer, dysentery."
  5. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, C:127.
  6. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Aaron Sacket of W. and Lydia Yeomans of W; m. Jan. 7, 1801."
  7. "Westfield, MA: Marriage Records of the First Church, 1781–1835" (American Ancestors transcript), "1801 Aaron Sacket of Westfield & Lydia Yeomans of Westfield."
  8. Thurmon King's database.
  9. "Westfield, MA: Deaths in the First Church, 1728–1836" (American Ancestors image), "1823 Sept. 2 Wife of Aaron Sacket 44 years."
  10. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)", "Aaron Sacket of W; and (Mrs.) Electa Miller of W; m. May 24, 1826."
  11. "Westfield, MA: Marriage Records of the First Church, 1781–1835", "1826 Aaron Sacket of Westfield & Widow Miller of Westfield."
  12. 1810 United States census, "Aaron Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44, 3 females under 10, 1 female 26-44, total 7."
  13. 1820 United States census, "Aaron Sacket, Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 45 and over, 1 female under 10, 1 female 10-15, 3 females 16-25, 1 female 26-44, total 9."
  14. 1830 United States census, "Aaron Sackett, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male 10-14, 1 male 20-29, 1 male 50-59, 1 female 10-14, 1 female 20-29, total 5."
  15. "Massachusetts, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991" (Ancestry image).
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited18 Nov 2023
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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