John Sackett

FatherCaptain Adnah Sacket (1745-1813)
MotherJerusha Pomeroy (1746/47-1789)
John Sackett, a miller, son of Captain Adnah Sacket and Jerusha Pomeroy, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 27 June 17711,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 11 August 1771.4 He died aged 80 in Springfield, Hampden CountyG, on 10 December 1851.1,5 He married at the First Church, WestfieldG, on 23 October 1793, Lucinda Moseley, daughter of Israel Moseley and Abigail Chapin.1,6,7,8 Lucinda was born in WestfieldG on 26 November 1773.9 She died on 23 April 1855.
     John was listed in the census in 1800, 1810, 1820, and 1830 as a householder in WestfieldG.10,11,12,13
     In 1850 John was living in Springfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, and was recorded in the census as John Sackett, aged 75, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Lucinda, aged 77, and born in Massachusetts, and [their widowed daughter] Eliza Preston, aged 56.14

571. John Sackett, 1771–1851, of Southwick, Mass., son of (183) Lieut. Adnah and Jerusha Pomeroy Sackett, was married, Oct 23, 1793, by Mr. Atwater, to Lucinda Moseley, 1773-1855, daughter of Israel Moseley and his wife, Abigail Chapin.
1280. Eliza Sackett, b. Aug. 25, 1794, d. April 27, 1864; m. Homer Preston.
1281. Adnah Sackett, b. Oct. 6, 1796, d. Feb. 15, 1860; had four wives.
1282. Isaac Sackett, b. Nov. 20, 1788, d. Apr. 3, 1881; m. Mary Johnson.
1283. John Pomeroy Sackett, b. Jan. 30, 1801, d. July 3, 1822.
1284. Jefferson Moseley Sackett, b. Aug. 21, 1803, d. July 31, 1804.
1285. Abigail H. Sackett, b. Mar. 14, 1806, d. Mar. 30, 1850; m. Charles J. Cleveland.
1286. Israel Sackett, b. Mar. 30, 1809, d. Aug. 28, 1880; m. Margaret L. Allen.
1287. Lucinda Sackett, b. Nov. 25, 1811, d. Nov. 24, 1893; m. Thomas H Parker.

Children of John Sackett and Lucinda Moseley

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "571. John Sackett, b. Jan. 27, 1771, d. Dec. 10, 1851; m. Lucinda Mosely."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:127.
  3. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, John, s. Adnah & Jerusha Pomeroy, b. June 27, 1771."
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (, "1771 Sacket, John s. Adnah & Jerusha, Aug. 11."
  5. Vital Records, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v57, p221, death, "1851 Dec 10, John Sacket, 80-4-13, at Walnut St, male, white, miller, b. Westfield, s. Abner & Jerusha Sacket, consumption."
  6. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, C:161.
  7. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "John Sacket of W. and Lucinda Mosley of W; m. Oct. 23, 1793."
  8. "Westfield, MA: Marriage Records of the First Church, 1781–1835", database, American Ancestors, "1793 John Sacket of Westfield & Lucinda Moseley of Westfield."
  9. Email from Walter Nieber to unknown recipient, 30 Oct 2001.
  10. 1800 US census, database, American Ancestors, "John Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  11. 1810 US census, database, American Ancestors, "John Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  12. 1820 US census, database, American Ancestors, "John Sacket, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts."
  13. 1830 US census, database, American Ancestors, "John Sackett, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts."
  14. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, M432_319/77/1176/1294
    Springfield, Hampden County, MA
    John Sackett, 75, [occ] none, b. MA
    Lucinda Sackett, 77, b. MA
    Eliza Preston, 56, b. MA.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 1654
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited13 May 2021

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