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.
     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.9

Children of Eliakim Sacket and Anna Edwards

  • Noah Edward Sacket b. 1 Aug 1800, d. 11 Oct 1858
  • Belinda Sacket b. 16 Dec 1802, d. 31 Jul 1887
  • Justus Sackett+ b. 13 Jul 1804, d. 8 Nov 1893
  • Rufus Sackett+ b. 3 Jan 1808, d. 14 Aug 1875
See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 599 
Thurmon King's Database, 2204
Sackett Family Association descendants
Don Robinson and Dawn Howe.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 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) (http://www.NewEnglandAncestors.org), Intention of Marriage, "July 20 1799 Eliakim Sackett of Westfield & Anne Edwards of Northampton."
  9. 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.
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited11 March 2018