Sackett, Isaac

Sackett, Isaac

Male 1773 - 1854  (80 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Isaac  [1
    Born 25 Oct 1773  Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 8 Mar 1854  Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Munson Cemetery, Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I1498  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2016 

    Father Sacket, Benjamin,   b. 21 Dec 1731, Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1776  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Buell, Dorothy,   b. 19 May 1739, Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married Abt 1761 
    Children 10 children 
    Family ID F549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hammond, Polly,   b. 1780,   d. 22 Apr 1817, Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1799  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Weygant, p 150
    Children 
     1. Sackett, Mary H.,   b. 30 Oct 1800,   d. 1888  (Age 87 years)
     2. Sackett, Nancy B.,   b. 27 Nov 1802,   d. 8 Jan 1892  (Age 89 years)
     3. Sackett, David Hammond,   b. 9 Aug 1804, Georgia Center, Franklin County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1880, Garden Prairie, Boone, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Sackett, Martha A.,   b. 7 Nov 1806, Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1853, Schuyler Falls, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     5. Sackett, Joshua Stanton,   b. 12 Oct 1808, Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1894, La Grange, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     6. Sackett, Morris,   b. 22 Jul 1811,   d. 12 May 1812  (Age 0 years)
     7. Sackett, George C.,   b. 22 Feb 1813,   d. 14 Oct 1839, Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ames, Silence,   b. Abt 1770, Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1865, Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 95 years) 
    Married 26 Apr 1818  Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1773 - Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1799 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, David Hammond - 9 Aug 1804 - Georgia Center, Franklin County, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Martha A. - 7 Nov 1806 - Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Joshua Stanton - 12 Oct 1808 - Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Apr 1818 - Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Mar 1854 - Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Munson Cemetery, Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Weygant, p. 150, has his name spelled with a single "t". However Isaac signed his will as Isaac Sackett.
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      Moved to Vermont between 1800 and 1804. Was a town officer in Colchester from 1818-1820.
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      Sachet, Isaac
      Year: 1800; State: NY; County: Columbia County; Township:
      Roll: «tab»Page: 1236
      Census: 100 10 - 100 10
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      Year: 1850; State: VT; County: Chittenden; Township: Colchester
      Roll: M4323_923 «tab»Page: 251A
      247/268
      Sacket, Isaac, 77 m farmer NY [W #548]
      [Sacket], Silence, 80 f -- MA
      247/269
      Brewster, Alphia, 49 f -- VT
      Brewster, Henry, 23 m stump puller VT
      Brewster, Charles, 19 m farm laborer VT
      Brewster, Mary J., 10 f -- VT
      Shedd, Charles, 1 m -- VT
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      Cemetery Records online, "Electronic," Sackett search,
      Munson Cemetery; Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont.
      Sackett, George D., d. 13 Oct 1839, age 26y
      Sackett, Isaac, d. 08 Mar 1854, age 80y
      Sackett, Polly, d. 22 Apr 1817, age 36y, w/o Isaac
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      Probate File No. 1639
      Estate of Isaac Sackett of Colchester, Vermont

      Will of Isaac Sackett
      Signed: 14 May 1851

      I, Isaac Sackett of Colchester in the County
      of Chittendon and State of Vermont being of feeble health
      and sensible that I am liable in common with others to
      sudden dissolution at the same time believing myself to be
      of Sound mind do judge it best to make and do accordin-
      gly make this my last will and testament
      «tab»It is my will that all my just debts and the
      charges of my funeral be paid & discharged by my
      executor herein after named and appointed out of my
      estate as soon as conveniently may be after my decease
      «tab»I give and sispose of all my estate real and
      Personal (save which shall be necessary for the paym-
      ent of my just debets & funeral charges) in the following
      manner
      First«tab»It is my will that all my just debts be paid out
      «tab»of my personal property
      Second«tab»I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife
      «tab»Silence Sackett during her natural life the
      following sexcribed parcel of land & real estate situated
      in the town of Colchester aforesaid to wit the homestead
      on which I now live bounded in the north by the
      highway leading from E Spencers Store to the Town house
      bounded on the west by lands now owned by B W Haines
      south by lands of William B Munsen East by lands of
      George Bates 2 and Alanson B Irish
      «tab»I also give and abequeath unto my said wife all my
      household furniture in and properly belonging to my aforesaid
      dwelling house said household furniture to be hers forever
      «tab»I also give and bequeath unto my said wife
      the sum of Fifty dollars to be paid to her by my
      Executor for and Runing each and every year of her
      Natural life and my executor shall retain in his
      hands enough of said Estate so that the interest on the
      same shall raise the said sum of fifth dollars yearly

      (page 2)

      Third«tab»I give and bequeath unto my five children Mary
      Brownell wife of Thomas Brownell of said Colchester David
      H Sackett now of the State of Illinois Patty Martin wife
      of Len Martin now of State of New York Joshua S Sackett
      of the State of Illinois, Nancy Martin wife of Job Martin
      of Jericho in this State all the rest and residue of all my
      Estate whether real or personal to be equally divided among
      them into five equal parts after paying all my just debts
      and funeral charges, and paying the legacy aforementioned
      to my wife Silence Sackett.

      Fourthly«tab»I hereby appoint my son Thomas Brownell
      «tab»of said Colchester Executor of this my last will
      «tab»and testament

      «tab»In testimony whereof I hereunto set my hand and
      seal and publish and declare this to be my last will and
      testament this Fourteenth day of May in the year of our
      Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty one

      «tab»«tab»Isaac Sackett

      Signed sealed published and declared by the said Isaac
      Sackett as his last will and testament in the presence of us
      who have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses thereof
      at the request and in the presence of the said testator
      and in presence of each other

      «tab»«tab»«tab»George P Mayo
      «tab»«tab»«tab»Mrs. M. Mayo
      «tab»«tab»«tab»L. M. Fowler

      Received for probate: 24 Oct 1854

      Newspaper Advertizement:

      Isaac Sackett's Estate.
      State of Vermont,
      District of Chittenden, ss.
      To all persons concerned in the Estate
      of Isaac Sackett, late of Colchester in said District
      deceased.
      «tab»«tab»«tab»«tab»Greeting.
      At a Probate Court holden ad Burlington, within
      and for the District of Chittenden, on the 24th day
      of October A.D. 1854, an Instrument, proporting
      to be the last Will and testament of Isaac Sackett,
      late of Colchester, in said District, deceased, was
      presented to the Court aforesaid, for Probate, by
      Thomas Brownell, the Executor therein named; --
      And it is ordered by said Court that the 11th day of
      Nov. A.D. 1854, at the office of the Probate Court
      in said Burlington, be assigned for proving of said
      Instrument; and that notice thereof be given to all
      persons concerned, by publishing thisn order three
      weeks successively in the Burlington Free Press a
      newspaper printed at said Burlington, previous to
      the time appointed.
      Therefore, you are hereby notified to appear be-
      fore said Court, at the time and place aforesaid, and
      contest the probate of said will, if you have cause.
      Given under my hand at Burlington in said Dis-
      trict, this 24th day of October, A.D. 1854
      «tab»«tab»«tab»D. Fren----?

      Executor's Bond issued: 3 Feb 1855
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Isaac Sackett
      Birth: Oct. 28, 1773; Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA
      Death: Mar. 8, 1854

      80 yrs
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      Info below provided by: john weingarden

      Isaac Sackett B 28 Oct 1773 Sheffield, MA Berkshire Co

      Wife: Polly Hammond

      wife: Silence Washburn B abt 1770, MA

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Polly Hammond Sackett (1781 - 1817)
      Children:
      David H Sackett (1804 - 1880)
      Martha Sackett Martin (1806 - 1852)
      Joshua S Sackett (1808 - 1894)

      Burial:
      Munson Cemetery, Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA

      Created by: Barb Destromp
      Record added: Mar 11, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 25190312
      Headstone picture added by: Barb Destromp

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 25190312 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S498] Massachusetts, Town & Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 11 Jan 2016.
      Massachusetts, Town & Vital Records, 1620-1988 for Sheffield 1726-1897 > Birth, Marriages, and Deaths

      (3) Sacket, Benjamin, son of Benjamin & wife Thankfull
      born Dec 21, 1731
      " , King, " & Thankfull, born Feb 2, 17__
      Sacket, Zebulun, son " ", born May 10, 1737
      " , Abigail, dau " ", born Sept 1, 17__
      " , Deborah, dau " ", born Feb 21, 1744/45
      " , Thankfull, dau " ", born May 2, 48

      (148) Sacket, Deborah, dau Benjamin & wife Dorothy, born Aug 25, 1762
      " , Beuell, son " " ", born July 28, 63
      " , John, son " " ", born Sept 16, 64
      " , Benjamin, son " " ", born Jan 27, 66
      " , Aaron, son " " ", born Jan 14, 67
      " , Elijah, son " " ", born Jan 31, 68
      " , Dorothy, dau Benjamin " ", born July 29, 70
      " , Thankfull, dau " " ", born Feb 13, 72
      " , Isaac, son " " ", born Oct 25, 73
      " , Calvin, son " " ", born Oct 21, 76

      (35) Sackett, Ruth, dau Benoni & wife Mindwell, born Sept 28, 1741

      (132) Sacket, Alanson, son of King & wife Lydia, born Aug 8, 1763
      " , Waight, dau " " ", born Oct 23, 65

      (152) Sacket, Sarah, dau of Zebulon & Wife Lucy, born Sept 6, 1762
      " , Anne, dau " " ", born Oct 18, 64
      " , Oliver, son " " ", born Oct 30, 66
      " , " , son " " ", died Feb 11, 70
      " , Abigail, dau " " ", born Oct 8, 68
      " , Oliver, son " " ", born Dec 12, 70
      " , Amos, son " " ", born Feb 14, 73
      " , Lucy, dau " " ", born March 29, 75
      " , Zebulon, son of Benjamin, died March 16, 1777

      Transcribed by Ted Smith; quotation marks are in the original

    3. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 27 Jan 2016.
      1850 Census, enumerated in 20 Sep 1850 Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Isaac Sacket M 77 New York
      Silence Sacket F 80 Massachusetts

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MC2Z-SB3 : accessed 27 January 2016), Silence Sacket in household of Isaac Sacket, Colchester, Chittenden, Vermont, United States; citing family 268, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 25190312 (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 25190312
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=25190312

      Isaac Sackett
      Birth: Oct. 28, 1773
      Sheffield
      Berkshire County
      Massachusetts, USA
      Death: Mar. 8, 1854

      80 yrs
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      Info below provided by: john weingarden

      Isaac Sackett B 28 Oct 1773 Sheffield, MA Berkshire Co

      Wife: Polly Hammond

      wife: Silence Washburn B abt 1770, MA


      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Polly Hammond Sackett (1781 - 1817)*

      Children:
      David H Sackett (1804 - 1880)*
      Martha Sackett Martin (1806 - 1852)*
      Joshua S Sackett (1808 - 1894)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Munson Cemetery
      Colchester
      Chittenden County
      Vermont, USA

      Created by: Barb Destromp
      Record added: Mar 11, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 25190312

    5. [S1006] Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 27 Jan 2016.
      Name: Washburn
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 20 Apr 1818
      Marriage Place: Colchester, Vermont, USA
      Card Type: Bride
      Spouse Name: Isaac Sacket
      Residence of Bride: Colchester


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