Sacket, Erastus

Sacket, Erastus

Male 1721 - Abt 1797  (75 years)

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  • Name Sacket, Erastus 
    Born 7 Jun 1721  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1797  Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Person ID I2602  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2016 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Bigelow, Abigail,   c. 2 Nov 1690,   d. 28 Feb 1776, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Children 6 children 
     1. Sacket, Beulah,   b. 30 Jan 1713, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1769, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     2. Sacket, Jesse,   b. 9 Nov 1716, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     3. Sacket, Abigail,   b. 4 Jun 1719, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. Sacket, Erastus,   b. 7 Jun 1721, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1797, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Sacket, Hannah,   b. 10 Oct 1726, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1799  (Age 73 years)
     6. Sacket, Solomon,   b. 18 Apr 1734, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1750, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
     
    Family ID F1076  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leonard, Elizabeth,   b. 15 Jun 1730,   d. 8 Mar 1816, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1747  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Westfield Town Records:
      ERASTUS SACKET; Marriage intentions filed, ELIZABETH LEONARD, May 02, 1747 [A:30].
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      Erastus Sackett of Westfield Enters his Intention of Marriage with Elizabeth Leonard of Springfield May 2d 1747, & Published the Same Day according to Law

      Erastus Sackett of Westfield and Elisabeth Leonard of Springfield, were married, June 11th 1747 by Samuel Hopkins at Westfield

      To Mr. Edward Pynchon Clerk of Springfield Sr June 11 1747 Erastus Sackett of Westfield and Elizabeth Leonard of Springfield were Married by me Samll Hopkins Recd & Entd September 16th 1747 Pr Edward Pynchon Clerk of Springfd

      Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to 1850
    Children 
     1. Sacket, Erastus Jr.,   b. 29 Jul 1750, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1838, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Sacket, Solomon,   b. 31 Jan 1752, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1760, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     3. Sacket, Hannah,   b. 10 Dec 1753, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1754, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Sacket, Ozina,   b. 18 Jan 1759, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Sacket, Penelope,   b. 17 Jan 1761, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1837  (Age 76 years)
     6. Sacket, Solomon,   b. 7 Aug 1762, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1814, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     7. Sackett, Joseph,   b. 3 Dec 1764, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1842, Naples, Ontario County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     8. Sacket, Zelotes,   b. 17 Feb 1766, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1769, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     9. Sacket, Tirza,   b. 13 Mar 1774, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2009 
    Family ID F1107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jun 1721 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Jun 1747 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Erastus Jr. - 29 Jul 1750 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Solomon - 31 Jan 1752 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Hannah - 10 Dec 1753 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Ozina - 18 Jan 1759 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Penelope - 17 Jan 1761 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Solomon - 7 Aug 1762 - Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Joseph - 3 Dec 1764 - Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Zelotes - 17 Feb 1766 - Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sacket, Tirza - 13 Mar 1774 - Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt 1797 - Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Westfield Town Records:
      ERASTUS SACKET, b. June 07, 1721 [A:130].
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      of Pittsfield, Mass.

      His name appears in the list of patriots who, in August, 1776, marched from Pittsfield to Ticonderoga under command of Sergeant Caleb Goodrich, and remained in the field three months and a day. He is also credited with marching from Pittsfield in the latter part of June, 1777, under command of Capt. John Strong, to Fort Ann, and remaining in the field for three weeks and three days. - [Weygant, p. 107]
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      dismissed [from Westfield] 29 Jan. 1764 to Pittsfield church; Rev. soldier 1776-1777 - [Fred Sackett]
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      Cooke; "Pittsfield Families", p. 115:
      He was admitted to Pittsfield church 1764.
      1768 Aretus Sackett confesses unchristian fighting.
      Was on town list Nov. 16, 1772, as Arestas Sackett, with a family of 8 persons.
      Ares Sackett on census of 1786.
      Probate Records of May 2, 1797, and agreement was signed by the children named below;
      1. Ozina being then unmarried,
      2. Solomon Sackett, in his will 1814, provides for his mother Elizabeth.
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      Erastus Sacket [Weygant # 198]
      State: MA Year: 1790 County: Berkshire Roll: M637_4
      Township: Pittsfield Page: 33
      Census: 2 - 1 - 4

  • Sources 
    1. [S498] Massachusetts, U.S., Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Nov 2016.
      Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
      Westfield
      Births, Marriages and Death

      Beulah Sacket the daughter of Joseph Sacket [and] Abigail his wife was born January 30 1713
      Jesie Sacket the sone (sic) of Joseph Sacket and Abigail his wife was born March 9 1716
      Abigail Sacket the daughter of Joseph Sacket & Abigail his wife was born June 4 1719
      Erastus Sacket the son of Joseph Sacket & Abigail his wife was born June 7 1721
      Hannah Sacket the daughter of Joseph Sacket & Abigail his wife was born October the 10/1726
      Solomon Sacket the son of Joseph Sacket & Abigail his wife was born April 18 1734
      Solomon Sacket the daughter of Joseph Sacket & Abigail his wife was born dyed (sic) February 13 1750/1
      Joseph Sacket dyed November 8 1756
      Abigail Sacket died February 28, 1776

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S134] Pittsfield Families Vol 9 S-V 974.42, COOKE, Page 115 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S13] The Giles Memorial Genealogical Memoirs, John Adams Vinton, (Henry W. Dutton & Son. Boston. 1864.), Page 244 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S2] Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to 1850, Compiled by Clifford L Stott, Published by NEHGS.


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