Mark Sackett

(c 1791-after 1850)
FatherLieutenant David Sacket (1743-1838)
MotherLucretia Shepard (1758-)
Mark Sackett, son of Lieutenant David Sacket and Lucretia Shepard, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, in about 1791.1 He married first in Norwich (later Huntington), MassachusettsG, in 1810, Polly Herrick.2 He married second in about 1832, Sarah "Sally" Heald.3,4 Sarah was born in New York StateG in about 1803.5
     Mark was listed in the census in 1810 and 1820 as a householder in Norwich (later Huntington), Hampshire County, MassachusettsG.6,7 In 1830 he was living in Denmark, Ashtabula County, OhioG.8
     Mark was assessed for tax in DenmarkG from 1827 to 1835 on varying numbers of livestock. He had a horse and 14 cattle in 1827. In other years, he had three or four cattle and sometimes a horse.9 He was in Millsford, Ashtabula County, OhioG, in 1840.10
     In 1850 Mark was living in Dorset, Ashtabula CountyG, and was recorded in the census as Mark Sackett, a farmer, aged 59 and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Sarah, 47, and their children, David, 14, Jael, 12, Betsey, 10, Mark, 8, and Joseph, aged four.11

Children of Mark Sackett and Polly Herrick

  • Sally Sackett b. say 1811
  • William Sackett b. say 1815
  • Martha Sackett b. 1818, d. 1854
  • Horace Sackett b. Jul 1820

Children of Mark Sackett and Sarah "Sally" Heald

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "567. Mark Sacket."
  2. Vital Records, Norwich (Huntington), Massachusetts, p175, "Intention of marriage between Mr Mark Sackett & Miss Polly Herrick both of Norwich entered by me March 17th 1810. Samll Wright, T. Clerk."
  3. Thurmon King's database.
  4. Date of marriage based on birth of first child.
  5. Census.
  6. 1810 United States census
    "Mark Sacket, Norwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  7. 1820 United States census
    "Mark Sacket, Norwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  8. 1830 United States census
    "Mark Sacket, Denmark, Ashtabula County, Ohio."
  9. "Ohio, U.S., Tax Records, 1800-1850" (Ancestry image), Denmark, Ohio, 1827, "Sacket, Mark, 1 horse, value $40, 14 cattle, value $112, tax $1.29."; 1828, "Sackett Mark, 3 cattle, value $24, tax $0.20."; 1929, "Sacket, Mark, 4 cattle, value $32, tax $0.27."; 1830, "Sacket, Mark, 3 cattle, value $24, tax $0.07."; 1831, "Sacket, Mark, 4 cattle, value $32, tax $0.32."; 1834, "Sackett Mark, 1 horse, value $40, 3 cattle, value $24, total value $64, tax $0.51."; 1835, "Sacket, Mark, 1 horse, value $40, 1 cattle, value $8, total value $48, tax $0.64."
  10. 1840 United States census
    "Mark Sackett, Millsford, Ashtabula County, Ohio."
  11. 1850 United States Federal Census
    Roll M432_659, p. 494
    Dorset, Ashtabula, Ohio, 7 Oct 1850
    Sackett, Mark, 59, m, farmer, b. MA
    Sackett, Sarah C., 47, f, b. NY
    Sackett, David, 14, m, b. OH
    Sackett, Jael, 12, f, b. OH
    Sackett, Betsey M.,10, f, b. OH
    Sackett, Mark, 8, m, b. OH
    Sackett, Joseph, 4, m, b. OH.
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Kim Polzin and Darcy C Hoisington.
Last Edited23 Mar 2022
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
1630 Mark Sackett

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