Gad Sackett

FatherGad Sacket (1748-after 1820)
MotherLucy Williams (c 1754-1807)
Marriage1817, WestfieldGHannah Cadwell4,5
Gad Sackett, son of Gad Sacket and Lucy Williams, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 27 September 1789.1,2,3 He died aged 36 in Russell, Hampden CountyG, on 9 June 1826 and was buried at Russell CemeteryG.6 He married at the First Church, WestfieldG, on 28 September 1817, Hannah Cadwell, daughter of Timothy Cadwell and Joanna Holcomb.4,5 Hannah was born in WestfieldG on 25 January 1799.6 She died aged 54 in RussellG on 25 May 1853 and was buried at Russell CemeteryG.7
     Gad served as a Private in an artillery regiment in the Massachusetts Militia in the War of 1812.8
     Gad was listed in the 1820 census as a householder in RussellG.9
     Gad died intestate. Letters of administration of his estate were granted in the Hampden County Court on 11 July 1826 to his widow Hannah.10
     Gad's widow Hannah was listed in the census in 1830 and 1840 as a householder in RussellG.11,12
     In 1850 she was living in RussellG and was recorded as Hannah Sacket, aged 49 and born in Massachusetts. Her daughter Elizabeth, 28, was living with her.13
Gad Sackett (1789–1826), Russell Cemetery, Russell, Massachusetts
(Src: Find A Grave, James Bianco)

Children of Gad Sackett and Hannah Cadwell

512. Gad Sacket, of Russell and Westfield, Mass., was the son of (171) Gad and Lucy Williams Sacket.
1153. Frederick Sacket, b. in Nov. 1819, d. in 1882; m. Jane M. Gamwell.
1154. Elisabeth Sacket.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:209.
  2. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Birth and Death Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Sacket, Gad, s. Gad & Lucy Williams, b. Sept. 27, 1789 ."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "512. Gad Sacket."
  4. "Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (Dougherty abstracts)" (American Ancestors transcript), "Gad Sacket Jr. of Russel and Hannah Cadwell of W; m. Sept. 28, 1817."
  5. "Westfield, MA: Marriage Records of the First Church, 1781–1835" (American Ancestors transcript), "1817 Gad Sacket of Russel & Hannah Cadwell of Westfield."
  6. Find a Grave.
  7. Gravestone.
  8. "U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815" (Ancestry transcript), "Sacket, Gad, Edwards' Reg't, Art'y, Massachusetts Mil., rank-induction Private, rank-discharge Private."
  9. 1820 United States census, "Gad Sacket Jr, Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44, 1 female 16-25, total 4."
  10. "Massachusetts, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991" (Ancestry image).
  11. 1830 United States census, "Wid Hannah Sackett, Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 male 5-9, 1 male 60-69, 2 females 5-9, 1 female 30-39, total 5."
  12. 1840 United States census, "Hanah Sacket, Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, 1 female 20-29, 1 female 40-49, total 2."
  13. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 318, p 241b
    Russell, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Sacket, Hannah, 49, b. MA
    Sacket, Elizabeth, 28, b. MA.
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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