Elisabeth Sackett

(1742-1808)
FatherJohn Sackett MD (c 1702-after 1760)
Mother___ ___
Elisabeth Sackett, daughter of John Sackett MD and ___ ___, was born on 22 November 1742.1 She died aged 65 on 6 June 1808.1 She married on 6 May 1762, Caleb Hyde, son of Elijah Hyde and Ruth Tracey.1

720. Elisabeth Sackett, 1742–1806, daughter of (268) John Sackett, M. D., was married in 1761, to Caleb Hyde, son of Elijah Hyde and his wife Ruth Tracey, of Lebanon, Conn. Caleb Hyde was born at West Farms, Conn., and after his marriage settled at Lenox, Mass. At the commencement of the war of the Revolution he was a Captain of the Lenox Company of Militia, which was attached to Regiment commanded by Col. James Eaton. On May 10, 1775, he responded promptly to an alarm notice and marched with his company from Lenox to Ticonderoga, and from that date to the end of the war was an active patriot and frequently on duty in the field. On Aug. 30, 1775, he was commissioned Junior Major, and subsequently Senior Major, and still later Lieut. Colonel of Colonel Simons' regiment. In October, 1781, he commanded a battalion of militia sent from Massachusetts to reinforce the Continental Army at Saratoga and served with credit under General Stark. After the close of the war he was commissioned Brig. General of Mass., Militia, and was Sheriff of the county of Berkshire. Later he removed to Lysle, N. Y. He served several terms both as Assemblyman and State Senator in New York Legislature, and in 1804 was a member of the Council of Appointment.
Children.
(Twins born in 1762 died unnamed.)
1723. Charles Hyde, b. Feb. 12, 1764, d. Oct. 3, 1806, unmarried.
1724. Caleb Hyde, b. Aug. 6 1765; m. Rhoda Steel.
1725. Clarissa Hyde, b. Apr. 17, 1767; m. Josiah L. Patterson.
1726. Chauncey Hyde, b. Jan. 29, 1769; m. Alice Slaughter.
1727. Calvin Hyde, b. Feb. 9, 1770; m. Ornney Stanley _____.
1728. Elisabeth Hyde, b. Nov. 3, 1772, d. May 15, 1797; m. Thomas Steel.
1729. Ruth Hyde, b. May 16, 1774; m. O. W. Seymour.
1730. Prudence Hyde, b. Nov. 2, 1775; m. William Woodruff.
1731. Elijah Hyde, b. July 2, 1777, d. Feb. 13, 1790.
1732. John Hyde, b. Jan. 15, 1779, d. May 19, 1779.
1733. Ebby Hyde, b. Jan. 27, 1781; m. Elisabeth Osborne.
1734. Harris[?] Hyde, b. Feb. 18, 1784; m. Isaac Foote.
1735. Melinda Hyde, b. Dec. 16, 1786; m. James Parke.

Children of Elisabeth Sackett and Caleb Hyde

  • (?) Hyde b. c 1762, d. c 1762
  • (?) Hyde b. c 1762, d. c 1762
  • Charles Hyde b. 12 Feb 1764, d. 3 Oct 1806
  • Caleb Hyde b. 6 Aug 1765
  • Clarissa Hyde b. 17 Apr 1767
  • Major Chauncey Hyde+ b. 29 Jan 1769
  • Calvin Hyde b. 9 Feb 1770
  • Elisabeth Hyde b. 3 Nov 1772, d. 15 May 1797
  • Ruth Hyde b. 16 May 1774
  • Prudence Hyde b. 2 Nov 1775
  • Elijah Hyde b. 2 Jul 1777, d. 13 Feb 1790
  • John Hyde b. 15 Jan 1779, d. 19 May 1779
  • Ebby Hyde b. 27 Jan 1781
  • Harris Hyde b. 18 Feb 1784
  • Melinda Hyde b. 16 Dec 1786

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "720. Elizabeth Sackett, b. Nov. 22, 1742, d. June 6, 1808; m. Gen. Caleb Hyde."
See alsoThurmon King's Database, 8613
Sackett lineGranddaughter of Capt Richard Sackett of New York
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Generation.Tree6N.3
Last Edited24 Aug 2021
 

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