Elijah Sackett

FatherGad Sacket (1748-after 1820)
MotherLucy Williams (c 1754-1807)
Elijah Sackett, son of Gad Sacket and Lucy Williams, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 3 April 1784.1,2,3 He died aged 67 in Hampden CountyG on 6 May 1851 and was buried at the Ashley Cemetery, West Springfield, Hampden CountyG.6 He married in WestfieldG on 8 March 1808, Cynthia Sackett, his first cousin, daughter of Israel Sacket and Eunice Sacket.4,5
     Elijah was listed in the 1810 census as a householder in WestfieldG.7 He was listed in the census in 1820, 1830, and 1840 as a householder in West SpringfieldG.8,9,10
     In 1850 Elijah was living in West SpringfieldG and was recorded in the census as Elijah Sackett, a farmer, aged 63 and born in Massachusetts. His wife Cynthia, 65, was lving with him.11
Elijah Sackett (1784–1851), Ashley Cemetery, West Springfield, Massachusetts
(Src: Find a Grave, BurlinghamB94)

Children of Elijah Sackett and Cynthia Sackett

511. Elijah Sacket, 1784–18__, of West Springfield, Mass., was the son of (171) Gad and Lucy Williams Sacket.
1151. Justin Sackett, b. in 1815, d. Mar. 3, 1897.
1152. Elijah Sackett.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "511. Elijah Sacket, b. in 1784."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:209.
  3. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Elijah, s. Gad & Lucy Williams, b. Apr. 3, 1784."
  4. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Elijah Sacket of W. and Cynthia Sacket of West Springfield; m. [date blank]."
  5. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988" (Ancestry image), West Springfield marriages, "Sacket, Elijah [int. Sackett] of Westfield and Cynthia Sacket [int. Sackett] of W.S., 8 Mar 1808."
  6. Find a Grave.
  7. 1810 United States census, "Elijah Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, 1 male under 10, 1 male 16-25, 1 female 16-25, total 3."
  8. 1820 United States census, "Elijah Sacket, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44, 2 females under 10, 1 female 26-44, total 6."
  9. 1830 United States census, "Elijah Sackett, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male 5-9, 1 male 15-19, 1 male 20-29, 1 male 40-49, 1 female 10-14, 1 female 15-19, 1 female 40-49, total 7."
  10. 1840 United States census, "Elijah Sacket, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male 15-19, 1 male 50-59, 1 female 20-29, 1 female 50-59, total 4."
  11. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 318, p 178b
    West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, 11 Sep 1850
    Sackett, Elijah, 63, farmer, b. MA
    Sackett, Cynthia, 65, real estate $800, b. MA.
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American) (#1)
Line 3a (American) (#2)
Justin Ashley & Harriet A Dewey relationship chart
Elijah Sackett & Cynthia Sackett relationship chart
Last Edited29 Nov 2023
Sackett Database1131 Elijah Sackett

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