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.4 He married in WestfieldG on 8 March 1808, Cynthia Sackett, his first cousin, daughter of Israel Sacket and Eunice Sacket.5,6
     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

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.

Elijah Sackett (1784–1851), Ashley Cemetery, West Springfield, Massachusetts
(Src: Find a Grave, BurlinghamB94)

Children of Elijah Sackett and Cynthia 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. Find a Grave.
  5. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Elijah Sacket of W. and Cynthia Sacket of West Springfield; m. [date blank]."
  6. "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."
  7. 1810 United States census
    "Elijah Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  8. 1820 United States census
    "Elijah Sacket, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts."
  9. 1830 United States census
    "Elijah Sackett, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts."
  10. 1840 United States census
    "Elijah Sacket, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts."
  11. 1850 United States 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 Edited6 Dec 2021
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
1131 Elijah Sackett

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