Edwin Kissam Sackett

FatherSamuel Sackett (1765-1822)
MotherElizabeth Kissam (1766-1816)
Edwin Kissam Sackett, son of Samuel Sackett and Elizabeth Kissam, was born on 8 September 1793.1,2 He died aged 40 in Onondaga, Onondaga County, New York StateG, on 16 September 18333,4 and was buried at the Pompey Center Cemetery, Pompey, Onondaga CountyG.2
     Edwin was named as a beneficiary in his father's will made in Brooklyn, New York CityG, on 23 February 1822. He was to receive an annual income of up to $250 to be administered in trust by the executors of the will, who included his three younger siblings. This provision and the fact that he was not named with his siblings as an executor suggest that Edwin suffered a disabilty and was not able to manage his own affairs.5
Edwin Kissam Sackett (1793–1833), Pompey Center Cemetery, New York
(Src: Find A Grave, BArnold)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "775. Edward K. Sackett."
  2. Website Onondaga County, NY, USGenWeb Project, Pompey Center Cemetery, Town of Pompey, Onondaga County, New York, MI, "Edwin Kissen Sackett b. 9/8/1793 d. 9/16/1833."
  3. Website Death Notices from the New York Evening Post, 1801–1890 (New England Historic Genealogical Society), 9/26/1833. "Onondaga N Y Edwin K Sackett oldest son of Samuel of Brooklyn."
  4. American Antiquarian Society, "Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704–1930" (Ancestry image), Christian Intelligencer of the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, 5 Oct 1833, death, "At Onondaga, N.Y., Mr Edwin K Sackett, eldest son of the late Samuel Sackett of Brooklyn, L.I."
  5. "New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659–1999" (Ancestry image).
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited8 Jan 2024
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
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