, son of Lieut David Sackett
and Lucretia Shepard
, was born in MassachusettsG
in say 1784.1
He died in Denmark, Ashtabula County, OhioG
, on 1 September 1847.2
He married at NorwichG
on 1 April 1813, Eunice Leffingwell
, daughter of Elisha Leffingwell
and Betsey Barney
Eunice was born in MassachusettsG
in about 1788.1,5
She was probably the Eunice Sackett who died aged 83 years and 11 months in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG
, on 26 October 1862.6
Children of John Sackett and Eunice Leffingwell
Notes & Citations
- Birthplace given as MA on 1880 census record for son Elisha.
- Emails from Patty Chrisman to Chris Sackett, August 1998.
- Vital Records, Norwich (Huntington), Massachusetts, p177 "6 Mar 1813 Intention of marriage between Mr John SACKET of Chester & Miss Eunice LEFFINGWELL of Norwich entered by me March 6th 1813. Samll Wright, Town Clerk."
- Vital Records, Norwich (Huntington), Massachusetts, p230 "John SACKETS of Chester & Eunice LEFFINGWELL of Norwich were joined together in marriage by Erastus Lyman, Esqr, April 1, 1813. Wm Hooker Jr, Town Clerk."
- Date of birth based on probable death record.
- Vital Records, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v157, p47, death, "1862 Oct 26, Eunice Sackett, female, widow, 83-11, billious cholic, at Westfield, b. Chester, [parents blank]."