Charles Sackett

(1780-1848 or 1849)
FatherOzem Sacket (1736/37-1801)
MotherMercy Weller (c 1745-1812)
Charles Sackett, son of Ozem Sacket and Mercy Weller, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 9 February 17801,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 21 November 1790.4 He died in WestfieldG in 1848 or 1849.1 He married on 21 October 1810, Sarah Woods.1
     Charles was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made at WestfieldG on 26 June 1799. He was left various specified lands.

496. Charles Sackett, 1780–1848, of Westfield, Mass., son of (166) Ozem and Mercy Weller Sacket, was married, Oct. 21, 1810, to Sarah Woods. In 1824, Mr. Sackett determined to leave New England with his family and find a new place of abode in the southwest. From Boston he traveled first by water to Philadelphia, and from thence, after a short sojourn, by wagons to Pittsburg, where he secured passage on a flat-boat, which carried the family down the Ohio River to Harrison's Creek. From there they, after a short period, again moved in a flat-boat on down the Ohio to Mauckport, from which point they journeyed in wagons through the wilderness to Corydon, Ind., where they purchased a farm; but a little later removed to Louisville, KY., which became their permanent home. In 1849, Mr. Sackett revisited Westfield, and died and was buried there.
1092. Lucy Ann Sackett, b. Oct. 3, 1811, d. Apr. 23, 1871; m. Thomas Guinn.
1093. Charles Sackett, b. May 13, 1813, d. Ap. 7, 1904; m. Joyce Gresham.
1094. Ozem Sackett, d. unmarried.

Children of Charles Sackett and Sarah Woods

  • Lucy Ann Sackett b. 3 Oct 1811, d. 23 Apr 1871
  • Ozem Sackett b. after 1813
  • Charles Sackett b. 13 May 1813, d. 7 Apr 1904

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "496. Charles Sacket, b. in year 1780, d. in year 1848; m. Sarah Woods."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:89.
  3. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, Charles, s. Ozem & Mercy Wellar, b. Feb. 9, 1780."
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (, "1790 Sacket, Charles s. Ozim & Mercy, Nov. 21."
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 735
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited20 Aug 2021

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