Sackett, Frederick

Sackett, Frederick

Male 1819 - 1882  (~ 62 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Frederick 
    Born Nov 1819  Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Mar 1882  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1139  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2009 

    Father Sackett, Gad,   b. 27 Sep 1789, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1826, Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Mother Cadwell, Hannah,   b. 25 Jan 1799, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1853, Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1817  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 3 children 
    Family ID F481  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Garnwell, Jane N.,   b. 8 Oct 1811, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1887, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 27 May 1844  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Sackett, Prof. Walter Cadwell Gamwell,   b. 16 Jun 1851, Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932  (Age 80 years)
    +2. Sackett, Caroline E.,   b. 1848, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Nov 1819 - Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 May 1844 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Caroline E. - 1848 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Prof. Walter Cadwell Gamwell - 16 Jun 1851 - Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Mar 1882 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • of Russell, Mass., Fishkill, N. Y., and Sterling and Chicago, Ill., son of (512) Gad and Lucy Williams Sacket, was married to Jane N. Gamwell. He was born in Russell, Mass.; studied law and began the practice of his profession in the town of his birth. In 1853 he removed with his family to Sterling, Ill., and soon thereafter became one of the leaders of the Whiteside County bar. He was the author of "Sacket's Written Instruction to Jurors," and died in Chicago, Ill. - [Weygant, p. 220]
      [Note: Weygant, p. 148; (512) Gad Sacket has no wife listed and his parents are listed as Gad Sacket and Lucy Williams. Other sources give the name of (512) Gad Sacket's wife as Hannah Cadwell. - Thurmon King]
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      Year: 1860; Census Place: Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois;
      Roll: M653_237; Page: 1042; Image: 417.
      August 2, 1860
      3130/2921
      Frederick Sackett, 38, M, Lawyer, 2500, 1000, Mass
      Jane N Sackett, 38, F, Mass
      Caroline Sackett, 13, F, NY
      Walter Sackett, 8, M, NY
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      Year: 1870; Census Place: Sterling Ward 2, Whiteside, Illinois;
      Roll: M593_290; Page: 286; Image: 574.
      June 23, 1870
      48/49
      Sackett, Frederic, 50, M, W, Lawyer, 5000, 300, Mass
      Sackett, Jane, 50, F, W, Keeping House, Mass
      Sackett, Carrie, 22, F, W, At Home, NY
      Sackett, Walter, 19, M, W, At School, NY
      Trussell, Ellen, 24, F, W, At Home, NY
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      1880 Census; Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois
      Family History Library Film: 1254259
      NA Film Number: T9-0259
      Page Number: 279A
      A. M. GUILD, Self, M, Male, W, 50, NY, Hotel Keeper, NY, NY
      Julia GUILD, Wife, M, Female, W, 44, OH, Keeping House, OH, OH
      Elsie HALL, SDau, S, Female, W, 16, IA, Att School, MA, OH
      Gertie GUILD, Dau, S, Female, W, 10, IL, Att School, NY, OH
      G. F. ELLIOTT, Other, M, Male, W, 52, NY, Miller, NY, NY
      (Continued from A. M. GUILD)
      Page Number: 279B
      Fred SACKET, Other, --, Male, W, 57, MA, Attorney, MA, MA
      [Fred's marital status not given]
      [From the 1870 census and his age given in the obit below, the age of 57 yrs is obviously incorrect.]
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      Entry number: 2901
      Film number: 1254259
      Collection: 1880 United States Census
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      OBITUARY
      FREDERICK SACKETT
      The death of Mr. Frederick Sackett, in his 62d year, a lawyer highly esteemed in legal and social circles, occurred Sunday morning at his home, No. 842 West Adams street, of Bright's disease of the kidneys. The deceased was when a young man, a resident of York State, whence he emigrated to the West and began his career as a lawyer at Sterling, Whiteside County, where he practiced successfully for a number of years. About thirteen years ago he came to Chicago, and has grown into a fine practice, gaining the respect and esteem of all who knew him for his many noble qualities. Mr. Sackett was the author of "Instructions to Juries", a work which is held in good repute by the profession.
      The Daily Inter Ocean, Chicago, IL Tuesday March 28, 1882

  • Sources 
    1. [S114] greghunt, Hunt, Greg.

    2. [S6] Westfield Town Records (Reliability: 3).
      Westfield Town Records:
      Gad SACKET / Hannah CADWELL; Married 28 Sep 1817 [D:70]
      [Transcribed by Ted Mudge]
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      http://www.sackettfamily.info/ui209.htm
      Westfield, Massachusetts, Marriage Records (NEHGS Dougherty abstracts)
      Gad Sacket Jr. of Russel and Hannah Cadwell of W; m. Sept. 28, 1817

    3. [S498] Massachusetts, Town & Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Apr 2017.
      Vial Record Transcripts, West Springfield, Massachusetts

      p. 144, West Springfield Marriages

      Sackett (Sacket)
      . . .
      Frederick, 25, cabinet maker, of Russell [dup. s. Betsey of Russel], and Jane Ann [dop. N., sic, Int. Ann] Garnwell, 28, of W. S., d. James [dup.of Springfield, N. Y.], May 27, 1844


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