Solomon Sackett

(1785-1855)
FatherSolomon Sackett (1748-1823)
MotherMary ___ (c 1747-1784)
Solomon Sackett, son of Solomon Sackett and Mary ___, was born in 1785.1,2 He died aged 70 in Canace, ConnecticutG, on 17 January 18552 and was buried at Benedict Cemetery, Norfolk, Litchfield County, ConnecticutG.3 He married Hulda Webster.2 She was born in about 1788.4 She was admitted to the Congregational Church, Sandisfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, and baptized there on 4 November 1821.5 She died aged 56 in SandisfieldG on 13 August 18446,7,8 and was buried at Benedict Cemetery, NorfolkG.9
     In 1850 Solomon was living at Sandisfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, and was recorded in the census as Solomon Sackett, a farmer, aged 65, and born in Connecticut. Living with him were his daughter Cordelia and son-in-law John Healy.10

Children of Solomon Sackett and Hulda Webster

Sackett line2nd great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
ChartsLine 4 (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. New England Families, Vol. III, Genealogies and Memorials, Page 1374.
  2. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "700. Solomon Sackett, b. in year 1785, d. in year 1855; m. Hulda Webster."
  3. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 36:96, Inscription, Benedict Cemetery, Norfolk, Litchfield County, "Sackett, Solomon, died Jan 17, 1855, age 70."
  4. Based on age at death, although there are discrepancies in the recorded age.
  5. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts Genealogical Records, admitted, "1821 Nov 4, Huldah Sacket, wife of Solomon Sacket, Bap."
  6. Website Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 (New England Historic Genealogical Society) , Sacket, (Mrs. Solomon), Sandisfield, 1844-45, v14, p33, Death
    "August 3, 1844, Mrs Solomon Sacket, female, married, 50, farmer's wife, at Sandisfield, typhus fever, registered June 18, 1845."
  7. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts Genealogical Records, 29:268, records of Sandisfield, Mass. Congregational Church, deaths, "1844, Wife of Solomon Sackett, Aug 17th."
  8. Cooke Collection of Massachusetts Genealogical Records, 1:420, Pittsfield Sun, 26 Sept 1844, "Died. Aug 13, Mrs Huldah, wife of Solomon Sackett, ae 50."
  9. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 36:96, Inscription, Benedict Cemetery, Norfolk, Litchfield County, "Sackett, Huldah, wife of Solomon, died Aug 13, 1844, age 56."
  10. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, M432_306/289/17/17
    Sandisfield, Berkshire County, MA
    Solomon Sackett, 65, farmer, b. CT
    John Healy, 27, laborer, b. CT
    Cordelia Healy, 27, b. MA
    Edmund Barrier, 29, laborer, b. Ireland
    Catherine Bufferty, 21, b. Ireland
    Betsey Healy, 63, b. RI
    Lauren Perkins, 16, male, laborer, b. CT
    Reuben Perkins, 14, b. CT.
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Last Edited17 January 2015
 

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