Eliakim Sacket

FatherJustus Sacket (1745-1778)
MotherNaomi Weller (c 1747-1784)
Eliakim Sacket, son of Justus Sacket and Naomi Weller, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 30 May 17751,2,3 and baptized at the Church of Christ, WestfieldG, on 4 June 1775.4 He died aged 76 in WestfieldG on 13 July 1851.3,5 He married in WestfieldG on 5 September 1799, Anna Edwards.3,6,7,8 She was born in MassachusettsG in about 1775.
     Eliakim was listed in the census in 1800, 1810, and 1820 as a householder in WestfieldG.9,10,11
     In 1850 Eliakim was living at the Poor House, Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, and was recorded in the census as Eloakim Sacket, a laborer, aged 75, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him was his wife Anna, aged 75, also born in Massachusetts.12

Children of Eliakim Sacket and Anna Edwards

Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 599 
Thurmon King's Database, 2204
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Don Robinson, Dawn Howe, Julie Baughman and Grant Werner.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, B:191.
  2. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, Eliakim, s. Justus & Naomi Wellar, b. May 30, 1775."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  4. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1775 Sacket, Eliakim s. Justus & Naomi, June 4."
  5. Vital Records, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, v57, p227, death, "1851 July 13, Eliakim Sackett, 76, at Westfield, married, laborer, s. Justus Sacket, cancer."
  6. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, C:201, "21 July 1799 marriage intentions filed: Eliakim Sacket & Anna Edwards."
  7. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Eliskim Sacket of W. and Anna Edwards of Northampton; m. Sept. 5, 1799."
  8. Website Vital Records of Northampton, Massachusetts (Corbin Collection) (New England Historic Genealogical Society), Intention of Marriage, "July 20 1799 Eliakim Sackett of Westfield & Anne Edwards of Northampton."
  9. 1800 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Eliakim Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  10. 1810 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Eliakim Sacket, Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts."
  11. 1820 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Eliakem Sacket, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts."
  12. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, M432_318/216 (TEK)
    Westfield, Hampden County, MA
    (Poor House)
    Among 28 residents:
    Eloakim Sacket, 75, laborer, b. MA
    Anna Sacket, 75, b. MA.
Last Edited24 July 2020

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