Ezekiel Sackett

(c 1737-)
FatherJohn Sackett MD (c 1702-after 1760)
Mother___ ___
Ezekiel Sackett, son of John Sackett MD and ___ ___, was born, presumably in Dutchess County, New York StateG, in about 1737.1 He married at Amenia, Dutchess CountyG, on 13 November 1759, Mary Atherton, daughter of James Atherton.1,2
     Ezekiel Sackett served as a private in the American Revolutionary War.3
     In 1790 Ezekiel was living in Amenia, Dutchess County, New York StateG. In his household were three males (16+), one male under 16, and four females.4

715. Ezekiel Sackett, of Dutchess County, N. Y., son of (268) John Sackett, M. D., was married Nov. 13, 1759, to Mary Atherton, daughter of James Atherton, who came from Canterbury, Conn., to Dutchess County, N. Y., and removed from there in 1769 to Wildesbarre, Penn., where he died in 1790. The New York Records show that Ezekiel Sackett, of Dutchess County, was adjudged entitled to bounty lands by reason of service rendered in the war of the Revolution.
1690. Jesse Sackett, m. ___ Blackmeath.
1691. Reuben Sackett, m. ___ Dibble.
1692. Nathaniel Sackett.
1693. Anne Sackett, m. Eliphalet Reed.
1694. Joanna Sackett, was married Jan. 7, 1779, to Reuben Delano.
1695. Della Sackett.
1696. Polly Sackett, m. Reuben Martin.

Children of Ezekiel Sackett and Mary Atherton

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "715. Ezekiel Sackett, m. Mary Atherton, Nov. 13, 1759."
  2. Website Brooklyn Genealogy, Marriage Index New York 1600s–1900. (Steve Morse), "1759, Amenia, Dutchess County, Sacket, Ezekiel & Artherton, Mary."
  3. Website National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, "Sackett, Ezekiel
    Service: New York
    Rank: Private
    Birth: C 1737, Amenia Precinct, New York
    Death: p 1786, Amenia, New York
    Spouse: Mary Atherton."
  4. 1790 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Ezekiel Sacket. Amenia, Dutchess, NY. 3 white males (16+), 1 white male under 16, and 4 white females.
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 8227
Appears inSacketts in the Military
Sackett lineGrandson of Captain Richard Sackett of New York
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Virginia Keeler-Connors.
Last Edited24 Aug 2021

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