Solomon Sacket

(1762-1814)
FatherErastus Sacket (1721-before 1797)
MotherElizabeth Leonard (1729/30-1816)
Solomon Sacket, son of Erastus Sacket and Elizabeth Leonard, was born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 7 August 17621,2 and baptized at the Church of Christ, Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 25 September 1763.3 He died aged 51 in PittsfieldG on 9 May 18144,5,6 and was buried in Pittsfield CemeteryG.7 He married in First Church of Christ, PittsfieldG, on 17 January 1793, Elizabeth "Betsy" Kellogg.8 Elizabeth was born in 1772.7 She died aged 77 on 16 July 18497 and was buried in Pittsfield CemeteryG.7
     Solomon Sacket served in the American Revolutionary War for thirteen days in October 1781.1,7
     Solomon was listed in the census in 1800 and 1810 as a householder in PittsfieldG.9,10
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "633. Solomon Sacket, b. Aug. 7, 1762."
  2. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, A:30.
  3. Website Baptisms performed in the Church of Christ, Westfield, Massachusetts, 1679–1836 (NewEnglandAncestors.org), "1763 Sacket, Solomon s. Erastus & ---, Sept. 25."
  4. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts genealogical records, Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1:70, Pittsfield Sun, 12 May 1814, "Died, This town, May 9, Mr Solomon Sacket."
  5. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts genealogical records, Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 26:337, records of First Church of Christ, Pittsfield, deaths, "1814 May 9, Mr Solomon Sackett."
  6. American Antiquarian Society, "Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704–1930", digital image, Ancestry.com, Columbian Centinel, Massachusetts, 18 May 1814, death, "Sacket, Solomon, d. in Pittsfield."
  7. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts genealogical records, Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 3:12, Record of Revolutionary Soldiers of Berkshire County, Berkshire County Chapter of the State Society of Sons of the American Revolution, "Sackett, Solomon, b. 1762, d. Pittsfield, Mass., May 9, 1814, in 52nd yr., son of Erastus and Elizabeth (Chaffee) Sackett. His wife was Elizabeth Kellogg, of Dalton, b. 1772, d. July 16, 1849, ae 77. There were pub. 1792, m. Jan. 17, 1793. Their gravestones are in front row, north end of cemetery at Pittsfield. His gravestone has a Rev. marker."
  8. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts genealogical records, Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 26:385, records of First Church of Christ, Pittsfield, marriages, "1793 Jan 17, Mr Solomon Sackett & Mrs Betsy Kellogg."
  9. 1800 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Solomon Sackett, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts."
  10. 1810 US census, database, American Ancestors, "Solomon Sackett, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts."
Generation.Tree633.6N.3a
Last Edited11 December 2019
 

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