Elizabeth "Betsey" Sackett

FatherJustus Sackett (1740-1827)
MotherAnna Lyon (1740-1837)
Elizabeth "Betsey" Sackett, daughter of Justus Sackett and Anna Lyon, was born in Greenwich, Fairfield County, ConnecticutG, on 7 January 1781.1,2 She died in GreenwichG on 21 May 18571,2 and was buried in the Merritt Plot at Glenville, GreenwichG.2 She married at the Second Congregational Church, GreenwichG, on 7 July 1811, Thomas Merritt Wilson.1,3

Children of Elizabeth "Betsey" Sackett and Thomas Merritt Wilson

  • Mary Lyon Wilson b. 9 Nov 1811, d. 11 Feb 1884
  • Elisabeth Ann Wilson b. 27 Apr 1816, d. 13 Jul 1889
  • Sarah Sackett Wilson b. 22 Dec 1819, d. 27 May 1903

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "834. Betsey Sackett, b. about 1783, d. May 21, 1837; m. Thomas M. Wilson."
  2. Website Cemetery Transcriptions from the NEHGS Manuscript Collections (New England Historic Genealogical Society), "Willson, Elizabeth Sackett, wife of Thomas M. Willson, b. Jan. 7, 1781, d. May 21, 1857. Merritt Plot at Glenville, Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut."
  3. "Church Records of Greenwich, Connecticut" (American Ancestors transcript), marriage, Second Congregational Church, 1811 "Wilson, Thomas M., and Betsy Sackett, July 7."
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited22 Jun 2008

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