Justus Sackett

(1777-1854)
FatherJustus Sackett (1740-1827)
MotherAnna Lyon (1740-1837)
Justus Sackett, son of Justus Sackett and Anna Lyon, was born in Greenwich, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, on 3 April 1777.1,2,3 He died there aged 76 on 7 March 18541,2 and was buried in the Second Congregational Church Cemetery, GreenwichG.2,4 He married first at the Second Congregational Church, GreenwichG, on 25 December 1800, Clarissa Belcher, daughter of Elisha Belcher and Lydia Reynolds.1,5 Clarissa was born on 14 April 1783.6,7,3 She was baptized as an adult at the Second Congregational Church, GreenwichG, on 3 September 1815.8,9 She died aged 60 in GreenwichG on 21 January 18446,7 and was buried in the Second Congregational Church CemeteryG.7,10 He married second in about 1847, Eunice Peck, daughter of Gideon Peck and Eunice Close.6,11 Eunice Peck was born in June 1793 or July 1793.6,12 She died aged 64 in GreenwichG on 7 September 18546,12 and was buried in the Second Congregational Church CemeteryG.12,13

Children of Justus Sackett and Clarissa Belcher

See alsoThe Sacketts of America, 830 
Thurmon King's Database, 6541
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Whitman Sackett Mead & Sarah Mead Sackett relationship chart

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America.
  2. Website Cemetery Transcriptions from the NEHGS Manuscript Collections (New England Historic Genealogical Society) (http://www.NewEnglandAncestors.org), "Sackett, Justus, d. Mch. 7, 1854, æ. 76 yrs, 11 mos and 4 days. Second Congregational Church Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut."
  3. Date of birth calculated from age at death.
  4. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 17:245, Inscription, Second Congregational Church Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield County, "Sackett, Justus, died Mar 7, 1854, age 76 yrs 11 mos 4 das."
  5. Church Records, Greenwich, Connecticut, marriage, Second Congregational Church, 1800 "Sackett, Justus, and Clarissa Belcher, Dec. 25."
  6. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "830. Justus Sackett, b. in 1778, d. May 7, 1854; m. Clarissa Belcher."
  7. Website Cemetery Transcriptions from the NEHGS Manuscript Collections (New England Historic Genealogical Society) (http://www.NewEnglandAncestors.org), "Sackett, Clarissa, wife of Justus Sackett, d. Jan. 21, 1844, æ. 60 yrs, 9 mos and 7 days. Second Congregational Church Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut."
  8. Church Records, Greenwich, Connecticut, member record, Second Congregational Church, 1815 "Sackett, Clarissa, wife of Justus Sackett, and dau. of Deacon."
  9. Church Records, Greenwich, Connecticut, baptism, Second Congregational Church, 1815 "Sackett, Mrs. Clarissa, an adult, Sept. 3."
  10. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 17:245, Inscription, Second Congregational Church Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield County, "Sackett, Clarissa, wife of Justus, died Jan 21, 1844, age 60 yrs 9 mos 7 das."
  11. Church Records, Greenwich, Connecticut, member record, Second Congregational Church, 1830 "Peck, Eunice, 2nd time, wife of Justus Sackett, and dau. of Gideon Peck, Apl. 30."
  12. Website Cemetery Transcriptions from the NEHGS Manuscript Collections (New England Historic Genealogical Society) (http://www.NewEnglandAncestors.org), "Sackett, Eunice, wife of Justus Sackett, d. Sept. 7, 1857, æ. 64 yrs and 2 mos. Second Congregational Church Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut."
  13. "Connecticut, Hale Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629–1934", digital image, Ancestry.com, 17:245, Inscription, Second Congregational Church Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield County, "Sackett, Eunice, wife of Justus, died Sept 7, 1857, age 64 yrs 2 mos."
Generation.Tree830.7O.3a
Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited5 March 2018