Julia Sacket

(c 1797-1877)
FatherEzra Sacket (1750-1834)
MotherLydia Lovering (c 1750-1831)
Julia Sacket, daughter of Ezra Sacket and Lydia Lovering, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, in about 1797.1,2 She died there aged about 80 on 28 January 1877.3 She married in WestfieldG on 13 May 1824, Lyman Norton, son of Noah Norton and Electa Noble.1,4,5,6 Lyman was born in MassachusettsG in about 1798.2 He died aged 52 in WestfieldG on 29 January 1851.7,8
     Julia was named as a beneficiary in her father's will made in WestfieldG on 1 March 1834. She was to receive a sum of $3, subject to the unusual condition that she return a bed and clothing that had belonged to her mother.9
     In 1850 Julia was living in WestfieldG in the household of her husband Norton Lyman, 52, a laborer, and was recorded in the census as Julia Norton, aged 50 and born in Massachusetts.10
     In 1860 she was living in WestfieldG and was recorded as Julia Norton, aged 63. She was living alone.11
     In 1870 she was living in WestfieldG and was recorded as Julia Norton, aged 73, She and ten other residents were described as "town poor" in a household headed by the "Town Farmer."12

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "608. Julia Sacket, m. Lymon Norton."
  2. Census.
  3. "Massachusetts, U.S., Death Records, 1841-1915" (Ancestry image), "28 Jan 1877, Julia Norton, widow, age unk, old age, d. Westfield, MA, b. Westfield, father Ezra Sackett b. Westfield, mother Elmira Loveland [sic] b. Cambridge."
  4. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, D:155.
  5. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988" (Ancestry image), "13 May 1824, Westfield, Lyman Norton & Julia Sacket, both of Westfield. Intentions 17 Apr 1824, certificate 12 May 1824, married by Eli B Hamilton Esq, 13 May 1824."
  6. American Antiquarian Society, "Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704–1930" (Ancestry image), The Hartford Times, CT, 25 May 1824, Lyman Norton & Julia Sacket, at Westfield, MA.
  7. Lucius M Boltwood, compiler, History and Genealogy of the Family of Thomas Noble, of Westfield, Massachusetts, privately printed (1878), digital image, Ancestry.com, p 387.
  8. "Massachusetts, Town and Vital records, 1620–1988", (Ancestry image), "Norton, Lyman, d. Westfield, 1851."
  9. "Massachusetts, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991" (Ancestry image), Hampden County Probate Court, 1834, Ezra Sacket, case 9705.
  10. 1850 United States Federal Census, Roll 318, p 199a
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Norton, Lyman, 52, laborer, b. MA
    Norton, Julia, 50, b. MA.
  11. 1860 United States Federal Census, Page 871, FHL film 803502
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Norton, Julia, 63, personal estate $150, b. MA.
  12. 1870 United States Federal Census, Roll M593_619, p 433B, FHL film
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Norton, Julia, 73, town poor, b. MA.
    [In household headed by "Town Farmer" and including 11 "Town Poor" residents]
Sackett line5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited18 Jun 2022
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
2171 Julia Sacket

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