Family: Vassar, Rev. Dr. Thomas Edwin / Sackett, Tamma G. (F3668)

m. 7 Oct 1861


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  • Vassar, Rev. Dr. Thomas EdwinFather | Male
    Vassar, Rev. Dr. Thomas Edwin

    Born  3 Dec 1834  Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Jul 1918  146 Madison Ave, Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  7 Oct 1861  [1]  New York, USA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Vassar, William | F3669 Group Sheet 
    Mother  ___, Mary | F3669 Group Sheet 

    Sackett, Tamma G.Mother | Female
    Sackett, Tamma G.

    Born  Jan 1835  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aft 1920   
    Buried     
    Father  Sackett, Phineas K. | F3666 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Guernsey, Eunice M. | F3666 Group Sheet 

    Vassar, Clarence G.Child 1 | Male
    Vassar, Clarence G.

    Born  26 Jan 1863  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Unknown   
    Buried     

    Vassar, Anvenette B. T.Child 2 | Female
    Vassar, Anvenette B. T.

    Born  28 Jan 1865  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Unknown   
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    Spouse  Morton, Harrison E. | F13775 
    Married     

    Vassar, Thomas Edwin Jr.Child 3 | Male
    Vassar, Thomas Edwin Jr.

    Born  17 Sep 1867  Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Unknown   
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    Vassar, Frances M.Child 4 | Female
    Vassar, Frances M.

    Born  Aug 1874  New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Unknown   
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    Spouse  Cornell, Herbert S. | F9264 
    Married  1909   

    Vassar, Hervey SackettChild 5 | Male
    + Vassar, Hervey Sackett

    Born  28 Dec 1877  New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Aug 1951  New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Provost, Helen | F9265 
    Married  Abt 1910   

  • Sources 
    1. [S909] Civil War Wiki.Net, 13 Aug 2015.
      Full Name: Reverend Thomas Edwin Vassar, D.D.
      Son of: William and Mary (Hageman) Vassar
      Birth Date: December 3, 1834
      Birthplace: Poughkeepsie, New York
      Education: Incomplete, Awarded Doctor of Divinity
      Occupation: Ordained Baptist Minister (Jan 29, 1857)
      Ranks Held: Chaplain
      Unit Served: 150th New York Infantry
      Battles Participated In: Battle of Gettysburg
      Service Duration: October 11, 1862 - August 6, 1863
      Religion: Baptist
      Spouse: Tamma G. Sackett married on October 7, 1861
      Children: Clarence, Thomas, Anvenette ('Nettie'), Frances, Harvey
      Death Date: July 2, 1918
      Place of Death: Elizabeth, NJ
      Cause of Death: Died in his home, likely of natural causes
      Age at Death: 84 years old
      Buried at: Unknown.
      Special Notes: Author of his uncle's biography, John Ellison Vassar, titled Uncle John Vassar, The fight of faith (New York, 1879), of which about 20,000 copies have been sold in America and England.
      Reference
      Uncle John Vassar, The fight of faith: http://archive.org/details/unclejohnvassarofof00vass


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