Martha Diana Sackett

FatherLieut Martin Sacket (1776-1862)
MotherMiriam Bancroft (1782-1876)
Martha Diana Sackett, known as Diana, daughter of Lieut Martin Sacket and Miriam Bancroft, was born in Chenango County, New York StateG, on 25 May 1810.1,2 She died aged 68 in Hebron, McHenry County, IllinoisG, on 9 May 1879.1,3 She married on 7 September 1831, William Tower, a farmer, son of ___ Tower and Abigail Bates.1,2 William was born in Washington Countyy, MassachusettsG, on 20 May 1802.2

Child of Martha Diana Sackett and William Tower

  • Mary Amelia Tower b. 3 Jun 1893
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1104. Martha Diana Sackett, b. May 25, 1810, d. May 9, 1879; m. William Tower."
  2. Biographical Directory of the Tax-Payers and Voters of McHenry County, p. 248.
  3. Chenango Semi Weekly Telegraph, 11 Jun 1879, "Died. Sackett.—At Hebron, Mt. Henry County [sic], Illinois, May 9th, Diana Sackett, wife of Wm Tower, aged 69 years, formerly of Plymouth."
Sackett line6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited6 November 2014