Daniel Sacket

(c 1803-1853)
FatherJonathan Sacket (say 1770-)
MotherLucinda Plumb (1785-1843)
Daniel Sacket, a blacksmith, son of Jonathan Sacket and Lucinda Plumb, was born in ConnecticutG in about 1803.1,2 He died aged about 50 in 1853.1 He married in Waterbury, New Haven County, ConnecticutG, on 23 February 1826, Harriet A Porter, daughter of Sally ___.3 Harriet was born on 19 December 1804. She died aged 70 on 12 November 1875 and was buried at Union Cemetery, Inver Grove Heights, Dakota County, MinnesotaG.4
     Daniel and Harriet removed from Connecticut to Illinois between 1839 and 1842.
     In 1850 Daniel was living at Marine Settlement, Madison County, IllinoisG, and was recorded in the census as Daniel Sacket, a blacksmith, aged 47 and born in Connecticut. Living with him were his wife Harriet, 44, and their children, Harriet C, 17, Emma E, 11, and Charles D, aged eight.5
Daniel's parents
Weygant (Sacketts of America) stated Daniel's father to be Daniel Sacket (1756–). Later research shows that this parentage was incorrect and that his parents were Jonathan Sacket and Lucinda Plumb. The record for Daniel’s brother Gad/James Sacket has details.
Harriet A (Porter) Sackett (1804–1875)
"Our Mother / Harriet A Sackett / Born Dec 19, 1804 / Died Nov 12, 1875"
(Src: Jim Tatro)

Children of Daniel Sacket and Harriet A Porter

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1048. Daniel Sacket, d. in 1853."
  2. Census.
  3. Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records, "Sackett, Daniel, of Milford, m. Harriet A. Porter, d. wid. Sally, of Waterbury, Feb. 23, 1826, by Rev. Amos Pattingill. Waterbury Vital Records, 3:13."
  4. Gravestone.
  5. 1850 United States census
    Roll M432_119, p. 556
    Marine Settlement, Madison, Illinois
    Sacket, Daniel, 47, m, blacksmith, b. CT
    Sacket, Harriet, 44, f, b. CT
    Sacket, Harriet C., 17, f, b. CT
    Sacket, Emma E., 11, f, b. CT
    Sacket, Charles D., 8, m, b. IL.
Sackett lineSon of Jonathan Sacket
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Descendants of Daniel Sacket
Last Edited18 Feb 2015

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