Joseph Sacket

FatherErastus Sacket (1721-before 1797)
MotherElizabeth Leonard (1729/30-1816)
Joseph Sacket, son of Erastus Sacket and Elizabeth Leonard, was born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, on 3 December 17641,2,3 and baptized at the First Church of Christ, PittsfieldG, on 17 February 1765.4 He died in Naples, Ontario County, New York StateG, on 17 January 1842.5 He married in say 1787, Lucy Goff.
     In 1790 Joseph was living in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG. In his household were one man, one boy, and three females.6

Children of Joseph Sacket and Lucy Goff

 Notes & Citations

  1. Vital Records (LDS), Westfield, Massachusetts, (A:30) 3 December 1764 birth Joseph Sacket, Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
  2. Birth & Death Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "Sacket, Joseph, s. Erastas & Elizabeth (Leonard) b. Dec. 3, 1764."
  3. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "634. Joseph Sacket, b. Dec. 3, 1764."
  4. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts genealogical records, Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 26:290, records of First Church of Christ, Pittsfield, "1765 Feb 17, baptized Joseph child of Arestus Sackett."
  5. "Ontario Co., NY
    Surrogate Court Records, 1789-1926,
    Sackett, Joseph 1842 Naples
    Surrogate Petition
    "To the Surrogate of the County of Ontario
    The petition of Zelotus Sackett of the town of Naples in said county sheweth That Joseph Sackett late of the town of Naples in the county of Ontario deceased departed this life at the said Town on or about the Seventeenth day of January A.D. 1842 without leaving any last will & Testament within the knowledge information or belief of the said petitioner and without leaving any widow hier surviving & leaving him surviving the said petitioner & others his children and leaving personal property in the said county not exceecing in the whole in value the sum of two hundred & fifty dollars. Your petitioner therefore prays that adminstration may be granted to the said petitioner & Otis Fuller of the said town of Naples of the goods chattels, rights and credits of the said deceased.
    Dated 25th April 1844. Zelotus Sackett"
    "Ontario County p. Zelotus Sackett being sworn says that the foregoing petition signed by him is true in substance & matters of fact.
    published & sworn this     [signed]
    25 April 1844 before me     Zelotus Sackett
    Orron Benjamin Surrogate"
    "I Zelotus Sackett & I Otis Fuller do swear that I will honestly & faithfully discharge the duty of an adminstrator of the goods, chattels, rights & credits of Joseph Sackett late of the town of Naples in the county of Ontario deceased - according to law.
    Zelatus Sackett     Otis Fuller
    Subscribed & sworn this 25th day of April 1844 before me.
    Orron Benjamin Surrogate
    = Notice of Sale =
    [Phelps Democrat, published at Phelps, Ontario Co., NY. Notice ran once a week for 6 weeks from 24 Apr 1845 to 5 Jun 1845]
    "ADMINISTRATORS SALE. -- Persuant to an order of George R. Parburt, Surrogate of Ontarion county, the subscribers will, on the 5th day of June next, at ten o'clock A. M, at the Inn of A. H. Nichols, in the town of Naples, sell at Public Vendue the following described lands and tenements, to wit: The premises of the late Joseph Sackett, deceased, in the said town of Naples, Ontario county, being a part of Lot No. 3 in the 9th Range in the said town of Naples, and bounded on the east by the east line of said Lot; on the south by a Highway; on the west by lands of Joseph Allen and on the north by lands of Lewis Wilson, containing about thirty acres with dwelling house and barn thereon. The said lands will be sold for cash subject to a judgement against the same in favor of Otis Fuller of about thirty dollars.
    Dated Naples, April 18, 1845
    Zelotes Sackett
    Otis Fuller
  6. 1790 US census, digital image,, Joseph Sacket. Pittsfield, Berkshire, MA. 1 white male (16+), 1 white male under 16, and 3 white females.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 2685
Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Thanet DNA chart 1
Last Edited27 Jul 2020

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