Sacket, William

Sacket, William

Male 1662 - 1700  (37 years)

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  • Name Sacket, William 
    Born 20 Apr 1662  Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Mar 1699-1700  near Deerfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I14  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2015 

    Father Sackett, John P,   b. 1632, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1712, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Hannum, Abigail,   b. 22 Nov 1640, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1690, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1659  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 9 children 
     1. Sacket, John,   b. 4 Nov 1660, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1745, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Sacket, William,   b. 20 Apr 1662, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1699-1700, near Deerfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     3. Sacket, Abigail,   b. 1 Dec 1663, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1683, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     4. Sackett, Mary,   b. 1665,   d. 19 Nov 1667, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +5. Sacket, Hannah,   b. 7 Mar 1668, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1749, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Sacket, Mary,   b. 8 Jun 1672, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1729  (Age 56 years)
     7. Sacket, Samuel,   b. 16 Sep 1674, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1709, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     8. Sacket, Elizabeth,   b. 27 May 1677, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1682, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     9. Sacket, Abigail,   b. 1683,   d. Abt Jul 1743  (Age 60 years)
     
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Graves, Hannah,   b. 24 Jan 1666, Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 28 Dec 1701  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1689  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sacket, Joseph,   b. 25 Jul 1690, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1756, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Sacket, Hannah,   b. 15 Aug 1692, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1731  (Age 38 years)
     3. Sacket, Rebecca,   b. 18 Sep 1694, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1782, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. Sacket, Jonathan,   b. 20 Mar 1696, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1773, Kent, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Crain, Sarah,   d. Unknown 
    Married 26 Dec 1687 
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Apr 1662 - Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Nov 1689 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Joseph - 25 Jul 1690 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Hannah - 15 Aug 1692 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Rebecca - 18 Sep 1694 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Jonathan - 20 Mar 1696 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Mar 1699-1700 - near Deerfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Sackett Ancestors
    Sackett Ancestors
    Sacketts Remembered:
    Simon d. 1633 (father)
    John d. 1712 (son)
    William d. 1723 (Grd'son)
    Jonathan d. 1773 Gr Grd'son)
    Jonathan d. 1777 (Gr-Gr Grd'son)
    Justus d. 1815 (Gr-Gr-Gr Grd'son)

  • Notes 
    • of Westfield, Mass.

      In the winter of 1699-1700 he was drowned in the Connecticut River near Deerfield on his return from a wedding he had been attending with a party of relatives and friends. - Weygant
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      Colonial Justice in Western Massachusetts, 1639-1702; The Pynchon Court Record, and Origianl Judges' Diary of the Administration of Justice in the Springfield Courts in the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Edited by Joseph H. Smith; Cambridge, Mass.; harvard Univesity Press, 1961.

      Page 291
      [*169] July 5th 1679. At A Court By Major Pynchon :
      «tab»John Sackut Plantiff against James Sexton for Beating and wounding his son William Sackut: As also for Pound breach or rescuing of swine goeing to Pound.
      «tab»John Sackut appearing also his son William charges James Sexton with Beating him at the Pound dore when some of the hogs were in the Pound he gave him 3 blows with his fist and tooke him by the Throat and hindered the putting the rest of the hogs into the Pound.
      «tab»It being not so cleare yet very suspicious by Samuell Loomis Oath I only Judge James Sexton to allow for the entry of action and summons 3s 6d.
      «tab»James Sexton fyned 20s I say: 20s [Marginal notation.]
      «tab»For the rescuing of the swine It being evident by Testymony on file: I find for the plantiff himself and sons attendance 4s
      3 witness 6
      Coming for Atachemnt 2s Atachment and for seerving it 3.6
      2 sumons for witness 0.6
      all is (total) 17s 6d
      «tab»And likewise for Rescuing the swine I fine James Sexton to the County 40s which I afterward abated to 20s And so he is to pay the County: I say 20s.
      «tab»I gave 6 Months tyme for the payment and John Minor Ingaged with him and for the payment of [illegible] in 6 months.
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      It appears that William's father, John Sacket, had made a promise of doubling a gift made by Hannah Graves' mother, Mary (Church) Graves, to the newly wed couple. It also appears that John Sacket failed to fulfill his promise:

      Hampshire Co.
      Court Records
      Vol. A, p. 20
      At Spf'd Rec'ds

      In regard to Hannah wife of W'm Sacket
      Marriage Settlement
      Court at Northampton Mar. 29, 1692

      Two testimonys on oath refferring to
      John Sacket's (?) promise of giffts to
      his Son W'm Sacket & c.

      The testimony of Mary Graves of Hatfield in ye County of
      Hampshire in New England aged 59 years or there
      abouts is that my brother John Sacket of Westfield
      w'n he came for my consent that my Daughter Hannah
      might be his son W'm Sackets wife, we discussed
      of what temporall enjoyments they should have it
      my Daughter Hannah Graves & his Son W'm Sacket
      of ye town & County above expressed should be
      married to my Daughter, My Brother John Sacket
      of ye town and County above expressed did ask me
      what I would give my Daughter Hannah above
      expressed. I then told him I would give my
      Daughter Hannah thritie pounds of more & my
      Brother Sacket above expressed sayd I might give
      my Daughter Hannah above expressed w't I would
      & w't I gave he would double it & further say not.

      Feb. 20, 1692/3 Mary Graves above named
      personally appeared & made Oath to ye above
      testimony of hers before
      Sam'll Partredge, Justice of Peace.

      The testimony of Jno Graves of Hatf'd in ye County of
      Hampshire in New England being aged 27 y'rs or there
      abouts in ye Jno Sacket Sen'r in Westfield & in ye
      County of Hampshire in New England he did comt to
      my Mother Graves house in Hatf'd in ye County &
      Country above expressed & then I heard my mother
      Graves & John Sacket of Westfield discourse of w't
      temopral Estate my Mother would bestow on her
      daughter Hannah if she should be his sons
      Wife My Mother then sahe she would give her
      daughter Hannay above expressed thirty pounds or
      more & John Sacket above expressed sayd my
      Mother above expressed might give her daughter
      above esperssed w't she would & w't she gave
      John Sacket above expressed sayd he would
      double it & further sayth not.

      Feb. 20, 1692/3 ye above named Jno Graves
      personally appeared & made Oath to
      his above written testimony bafore
      «tab»Sam'll Partrigg, Justice of Peace

      [Supplied by: Donald A. Robinson, Ph.D,
      http://www-unix.oit.umass.edu/~donald/ ]
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      Inventory of William Sackett taken April 4, 1700 total 206 L 15 sh., House, barn and about 3 acres land belonging to homelot 80 L,
      6 ac. northside of gr. river 10 L,
      20 ac. in the woods 5 L,
      [Fred Sackett
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      Settlement of Estate
      of William Sackett, 1701

      Hampshire Co. Probate; Vol. 3, p. 86

      Here ffolloweth a Settlement of the Estate of
      William Sackett of Westfield deceased december 28, 1701

      As to a Settlement of the Estate of William Sacket of
      Westfield deceased the totall Sum of his Inventoried
      ffree Estate is 203£, 14, 01. Out of which for
      Expenses in the ffamily the first year and some
      Losses of Cattell & other things must be Sub ducted
      13£, 14, 01 so then the Estate to be divided
      is 190£ which is in Lands & houseing 95£ &
      in Moveable goods the like sum of 95£ off which
      Hannah the Relict is to have 31- 13- 4 Out of
      the houseing & Lands for the term of her life,
      & 31- 13- 4 In moveable goods as her Own
      absolute Estate & at her own dispose for Ever,
      The remainder of the Estate to be divided
      amongst the children is 126£ " 13 " 4 which is
      63 " 6 " 8 in Houseing & Lands & 63£ " 6 " 8 in
      Moveable goods off which the Eldest Son
      named Joseph is to have a double portion
      viz. 50£ " 13 " 4 & to the 2nd Son named
      Jonathan 25£ " 6 " 8 To Hannah Sackett
      daughter to the deceased 25£ " 6 " 8 and to
      Rebecca Sackett second daughter to the
      deceased 25 " 6 " 8 The Sons to have all
      the houseing & Lands proportioned to them
      as above s'd & what s'd Housening and Lands
      comes to more then their afores'd portions
      comes to to be repayed by them unto ye
      daughters in good pay Equivolent to the Lands
      together with the Moveable goods to make
      up & fully accomplish the daughters portions
      as afores'd in any of the children dye before
      of age to Receive their s'd portions then
      their portions to be distributed unto the
      Survivers according to the aforesd rule of
      proportion & as alsoe the widdows 3rd of
      Lands & houseing as abovesd that lye in
      Rivertion to be divided by the Like rule of
      proportion & Likewise the Lands to the Sons
      & they to make payment of the daughters
      their p'ts of ye Revertion in good pay
      Equivolent to the Land as aforesd
      That John Noble of Westfield & Ens. Eliezer
      Frary of Hatfield be added to ye s'd
      Hannah Relict as administrators to be
      helpfull in Securitie of the childrens
      Rights
      «tab»Hampshire The Setlem't of ye
      «tab»Estate (as above) allowed (?) the
      «tab»Judge of Probates & alsoe adminestration
      «tab»as afores'd Granted they giveing
      «tab»Bond according to Lawthis done
      «tab»decemb'r 18, 1701
      «tab»«tab»John Pynchon
      [Provided by Donald A. Robinson, Ph.D
      http://www-unix.oit.umass.edu/~donald/sackett.html
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      William Sackett
      Birth: Apr. 20, 1662; Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
      Death: Mar. 28, 1700

      William Sackett, 1662-1700, of Westfield, Mass. Was married December 26, 1687, to Sarah Crain, who a short time thereafter died without issue. In 1689 he was married to Hannah Graves, daughter of Isaac Graves and Hannah Church. In the winter of 1699-1700 he was drowned in the Connecticut River near Deerfield on his return from a wedding he had been attending with a party of relatives and friends. -
      Children:
      44. Joseph Sacket, b. May, 1690, d. in 1736; m. Abigail
      45. Hannah Sacket, b. June, 1692; m. Samuel Warner
      46. Rebecca Sacket, b. Sept. 18, 1694, d. Sept. 15 1782; m. T. Dewey
      47. Jonathan Sacket, b. Mar. 20, 1696; d. Sept. 1, 1773; m. Ann Filer
      [Weygant, page 24-5]

      Family links:
      Parents:
      John P Sackett (1632 - 1719)
      Abigail Hannum Sacket (1640 - 1690)
      Spouse:
      Hannah Graves Sackett (1666 - ____)*
      Children:
      Jonathan Sackett (1696 - 1773)

      Burial:
      Unknown

      Created by: Thurmon King
      Record added: Nov 19, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 100938974

  • Sources 
    1. [S769] Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915, (https://familysearch.org/), 24 Aug 2015.
      Name William Sacket
      Gender Male
      Birth Date 20 Apr 1662
      Birthplace Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts
      Father's Name John Sacket
      Mother's Name Abigail

      "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FHFR-TM9 : accessed 24 August 2015), William Sacket, 20 Apr 1662; citing Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, v 1 p 94; FHL microfilm 14,766.


    2. [S6] Westfield Town Records, Book A:41 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1384] Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 25 Jun 2016.
      Name John Sacket
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 23 Nov 1659
      Event Place Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Abigail Hamman
      Spouse's Gender Female

      "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FHHY-S4Q : 27 April 2016), John Sacket and Abigail Hamman, 23 Nov 1659; citing Marriage, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 186,164.

      See also
      "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q29L-2YCR : 27 April 2016), John Sacket and Abigall Harman, 23 Nov 1659; citing Marriage, , Northampton, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 760,648.

      See also
      "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q29L-LP45 : 27 April 2016), John Saccot and Abigail Hannum, 23 Nov 1659; citing Marriage, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 186,161.


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