George Sacket

FatherHeman Sacket (1783-1851)
MotherExperience Searle (c 1788-1873)
George Sacket, a whip maker, son of Heman Sacket and Experience Searle, was born in Westfield, Hampden County, MassachusettsG, on 15 October 18081,2 and died there on 2 July 1879.2 He married in WestfieldG on 17 October 1831, Lucy Asenath "Betsey" Cowles.3
     In 1850 George was living in WestfieldG and was recorded in the census as George Sacket, a whip maker, aged 42, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Lucy, 26 [?36], and children, Seymour, 14, Mary, 12, and Ellen, aged nine. Also in the household were Melissa Cooly, 18, and Esther R Johnson, 16.4
     In 1870 he was living in WestfieldG and was recorded as George Sackett, a lash maker [master?], aged 61, and born in Massachusetts. Living with him were his wife Lucy, aged 55, and born in Massachusetts, son George Arthur, aged 16, and mother Experience, aged 82.5

Children of George Sacket and Lucy Asenath "Betsey" Cowles

Sackett line6th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Ann Irving.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "1123. George Sacket, b. in 1808."
  2. Thurmon King's database.
  3. Marriage Records (NEHGS), Westfield, Massachusetts, "George Sacket of W. and Lucy Asenath Cowles of W; m. Oct. 17, 1831."
  4. 1850 US census, database, LDS, FamilySearch, M432_318/202
    Westfield, Hampden County, MA
    George Sacket, 42, whips, b. MA
    Lucy A Sacket, 26 [?36], b. MA
    Seymour A Sacket, 14, b. MA
    Mary Sacket, 12, b. MA
    Ellen A Sacket, 9, b. MA
    Melissa Cooly, 18, female, b. MA
    Esther R Johnson, 16, b. MA.
  5. 1870 Census for United States, M593_619/396
    Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Sackett, George, 61, lash maker [master?], $4,000, $2,000, b. Mass
    Sackett, Lucy, 55, keeping house, b. Mass
    Sackett, George Arthur, 16, attending school, b. Mass
    Sackett, Experiance, 82, female, no occupation, b. Mass
    Loyd, Sally, 70, no occupation, b. Mass
    Smith, J Henry, 39, cigar maker, $-, $600, b. Maryland
    Smith, Mary, 32, dress maker, b. Mass
    Shattuck, Hartly, 29 or 39, day laborer, $-, $200, b. New Hampshire
    Shattuck, Ellen, 29, dress maker, b. Mass.
Last Edited18 December 2018

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