Sackett, John Dempster

Sackett, John Dempster

Male 1822 - 1893  (70 years)

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  • Name Sackett, John Dempster  [1
    Born 22 Nov 1822  Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 5 Aug 1850  Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 28 Jun 1855  Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 4 Aug 1860  Boston Township, Ionia, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Military Draft Registration 1863  Boston Township, Ionia, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 25 Jul 1870  Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 11 Sep 1885  Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Appointed postmaster 
    Occupation 1 Jul 1887  Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Postmaster 
    Residence 1891  Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 12 May 1893  Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Probate 24 May 1893  Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Buried Saranac Cemetery, Saranac, Iona County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Person ID I34283  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2020 

    Father Sacket, Samuel,   b. 17 Oct 1790, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1846, Martinsburg, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Wright, Sarah,   b. 25 Oct 1791, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1862  (Age 71 years) 
    Children 8 children 
     1. Sacket, Charles Dean,   b. 1815,   d. 1858  (Age 43 years)
     2. Sackett, Edmond Howard,   b. 6 Mar 1817, Lowville, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1893, Chambers, Holt, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Sackett, Polly Wright,   b. 13 Apr 1819, Lowville, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1865, Lowville, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     4. Sacket, Hester Ann,   b. 1821,   d. 6 Jul 1841, West Martinsburg, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    +5. Sackett, John Dempster,   b. 22 Nov 1822, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1893, Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Sackett, Lyman,   b. 1824-1825, Harrisburg, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1873, Cherry Grove Township, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     7. Sacket, Darius,   b. 1827,   d. 1850  (Age 23 years)
     8. Sacket, Curtis,   b. 1827,   d. 27 Aug 1850  (Age 23 years)
     
    Family ID F10328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Searl, Clarissa,   b. Abt 1824,   d. 22 May 1847, Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1845  Copenhagen, Lewis County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • http://dunhamwilcox.net/ny/lowville_ny_md4.htm
      Marriage & Death Dates
      From The Black River Gazette of 1831-32 &
      The Northern Journal of 1838-45, 1847-53, 1855-59
      Published at Lowville, N. Y.
      Compiled & annotated by
      Anna E. Crawford, Lowville, N. Y.
      Typescript, no date or copyright statement
      [Transcribed by Jane Devlin]
      NOTES FROM LOWVILLE NEWSPAPERS
      SACKETT, John Dempster, & Clarissa SEARL, both of Copenhagen, marr. 25 Dec 1845
    Children 
     1. Sackett, Clarissa A.,   b. Abt 1847, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2011 
    Family ID F12233  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Wheelock, Sylvia A.,   b. 26 Apr 1821, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1873  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 1852  Fayetteville, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • John married Sylvia A Wheelock, in Trinity Espiscopal Church, Fayetteville, New York in 1852.
    Children 
    +1. Sackett, Doll Daisy,   b. 3 Dec 1863, Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1954, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F12231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Arthur, Lucinda B.,   b. 20 Oct 1838, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1926, Berlin Township, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F12232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Nov 1822 - Lewis County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1845 - Copenhagen, Lewis County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Clarissa A. - Abt 1847 - Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Aug 1850 - Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1852 - Fayetteville, Onondaga County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 28 Jun 1855 - Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sackett, Doll Daisy - 3 Dec 1863 - Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 25 Jul 1870 - Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1880 - Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Appointed postmaster - 11 Sep 1885 - Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Postmaster - 1 Jul 1887 - Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 May 1893 - Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 24 May 1893 - Ionia County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saranac Cemetery, Saranac, Iona County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • https://www.familysearch.org/
      1850 Census; Ward 2, Syracuse city, Onadaga County, New York
      Film No.: 444285; Digital GS No.: 4202537; Image No.: 00127
      5 August, 1850
      895/915
      John D. Sackett, 29, M, Recip, N.Y.
      Clarissa Sackett, 3, F, ---, N.Y.
      ------
      1860 Census; Boston, Iona County, Michigan
      Series: M653; Roll: 546; Page: 820; 4 Aug, 1860
      2310/2219
      John D. Sackett, 32, M, W, Clerk, New York
      Sylvia Sackett, 33, F, W, ---, New York
      Clarissa Sackett, 13, F, W, ---, Connecticut
      Sarah Sackett, 61, F, W, ---, Massachusetts
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      United States Census, 1880
      Name: John D. Sackett
      Residence: Saranac, Ionia, Michigan
      Birthdate: 1830
      Birthplace: New York, United States
      Relationship to Head: Self
      Spouse's Name: Lucinda B. Sackett
      Spouse's Birthplace: New York, United States
      Father's Name: «tab»
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
      Mother's Name: «tab»
      Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
      Race or Color (Expanded): White
      Ethnicity (Standardized): American
      Gender: Male
      Martial Status: Married
      Age (Expanded): 50 years
      Occupation: Dealer In Agriculture Implements
      NARA Film Number: T9-0584
      Page: 271
      Page Character: B
      Entry Number: 3381
      Film number: 1254584
      «tab»Household«tab»Gender«tab»Age
      «tab»John D. Sackett «tab»M «tab»50
      Spouse Lucinda B. Sackett «tab»F «tab»40
      «tab»Mary B. Arthur «tab»F «tab»67
      ------
      Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995
      Name: John D. Sackett
      Gender: Male
      Burial Date: «tab»
      Burial Place: «tab»
      Death Date: 12 May 1893
      Death Place: Ionia County, Michigan
      Age: 70
      Birth Date: 1823
      Birthplace: N. Y.
      Occupation: Merchant
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: «tab»
      Father's Name: Samuel Sackett
      Father's Birthplace: «tab»
      Mother's Name: Polly Sackett
      Mother's Birthplace: «tab»
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B53281-5
      System Origin: Michigan-EASy
      Source Film Number: 960506
      Reference Number: v B p 107
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      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=33669115
      John D Sackett
      Birth: unknown [Nov. 22, 1822 - Headstone]
      Death: May 12, 1893
      Burial:
      Saranac Cemetery, Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA

      Inscription: 97
      Note: 70 yrs.

      Created by: Mike Cooper
      Record added: Feb 09, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 33669115
      Headstone pictures added by: Laura Ranville
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=33669115&PIpi=26745487
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=33669115&PIpi=26745467

  • Sources 
    1. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3).
      1850 Census; Ward 2, Syracuse city, Onadaga County, New York
      Film No.: 444285; Digital GS No.: 4202537; Image No.: 00127
      5 August, 1850
      895/915
      John D. Sackett, 29, M, Recip, N.Y.
      Clarissa Sackett, 3, F, ---, N.Y.

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCBR-WW6 : 4 April 2020), John Sackett, Syracuse city, ward 2, Onondaga, New York, United States; citing family 915, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

    2. [S573] 1855 New York Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      1855 Census, enumerated 29 Jun 1855 in Town of Mexico, Oswego County, New York, United States

      Name: John D Sackett
      Event Type: Census
      Event Date: 1855
      Event Place: E.D. 1, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States
      Gender: Male
      Age: 33
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1822
      Relationship to Head of Household: Head
      Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head


      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      John D Sackett Head M 33 Lewis County, New York
      Sylvia A Sackett Wife F 33 Jefferson County, New York
      Clarissa M Sackett Child 8 Massachusetts
      Sarah Sackett Mother F 64 Connecticut

      Household ID: 503
      Line Number: 31
      GS Film Number: 857435
      Digital Folder Number: 005207134
      Digital Folder Number: 005207134
      Image Number: 00420

      "New York State Census, 1855," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6Q8-M34 : 13 March 2018), Sarah Sackett in household of John D Sackett, E.D. 1, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States; citing p. , line #34, family #503, county clerk offices, New York; FHL microfilm 857,435.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S500] 1860 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      1860 Census; Boston, Iona County, Michigan
      Series: M653; Roll: 546; Page: 820; 4 Aug, 1860
      2310/2219
      John D. Sackett, 32, M, W, Clerk, New York
      Sylvia Sackett, 33, F, W, ---, New York
      Clarissa Sackett, 13, F, W, ---, Connecticut
      Sarah Sackett, 61, F, W, ---, Massachusetts

      "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWDF-8P8 : 19 March 2020), John D Sackett, 1860.

    4. [S2346] Michigan, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1827-1870, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      Name: John D. Sackett
      State: MI
      County: Ionia County
      Township: Boston
      Year: 1860
      Record Type: Federal Population Schedule
      Page: 820
      Database: MI 1860 Federal Census Index

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S895] U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      Enumerated Jun & July 1863 in 4th Congressional District of Michigan

      Name: John D. Sackett
      Residence: Boston
      Occupation: Laborer
      Birth Place: New York
      Remarks: Nearly lame

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      1870 Census, enumerated 25 Jul 1870 in Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, United States

      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      John D Sacket M 41 New York
      Sylvia Sacket F 42 New York
      Dolly Sacket F 6 Michigan
      Mary Muma F 60 New York

      Household ID: 108
      Line Number: 35
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: M593
      GS Film Number: 000552175
      Digital Folder Number: 004271424
      Image Number: 00087
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N01534-8
      Record Number: 3286

      "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHHG-RYP : 19 March 2020), Mary Muma in entry for John D Sacket, 1870.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3).
      United States Census, 1880
      Name: John D. Sackett
      Residence: Saranac, Ionia, Michigan
      Birthdate: 1830
      Birthplace: New York, United States
      Relationship to Head: Self
      Spouse's Name: Lucinda B. Sackett
      Spouse's Birthplace: New York, United States
      Father's Name: «tab»
      Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
      Mother's Name: «tab»
      Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
      Race or Color (Expanded): White
      Ethnicity (Standardized): American
      Gender: Male
      Martial Status: Married
      Age (Expanded): 50 years
      Occupation: Dealer In Agriculture Implements
      NARA Film Number: T9-0584
      Page: 271
      Page Character: B
      Entry Number: 3381
      Film number: 1254584
      «tab»Household«tab»Gender«tab»Age
      «tab»John D. Sackett «tab»M «tab»50
      Spouse Lucinda B. Sackett «tab»F «tab»40
      «tab»Mary B. Arthur «tab»F «tab»67

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWSD-L45 : 14 August 2017), John D Sackett, Saranac, Ionia, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district ED 101, sheet 271B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,254,584.

    8. [S1393] U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      Name: John D Sackett
      Post Office Location: Saranac, Ionia, Michigan
      Appointment Date: 11 Sep 1885
      Volume #: 54
      Volume Year Range: 1878-1896

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S1167] U.S., Register of Civil, Military, and Naval Service, 1863-1959, (Ancestry.com), v. 2, p. 543 (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      Post-Offices and Postmasters--Michigan

      Post Office: Saranac
      County: Ionia
      Postmaster: J.D. Sackett
      Compensation: 913.94

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S843] U.S., Indexed County Land Ownership Maps (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      Owner's Name: J D Sackett
      State: Michigan
      County: Ionia
      Town: Saranac; Boston
      Year: 1891
      [has map image]

      Researched by Ted Smith

    11. [S1190] Michigan, Wills and Probate Records, 1784-1980, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 3 Jul 2020.
      No. 3006, Probate Court for The County of Ionia, Estate of John D. Sackett, deceased

      Quit Claim Deed: This indenture, made the 25th say of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety-three between Clara A. Davis daughter and heir at law of John D. Sackett deceased, residing at Tibbits, Walworth County, State of Wisconsin of the first part, and Lucinda B. Sackett, widow of said deceased, residing at Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan . . . .

      . . . . that said deceased departed this life at Saranac in the Township of Boston in the County of Ionia and the State of Michigan on the 12th day of May 1893 leaving no last will and testament . . . .

      Excerpts transcribed by Ted Smith


    12. [S724] Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995, (https://www.familysearch.org/) (Reliability: 3).
      Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995
      Name: John D. Sackett
      Gender: Male
      Burial Date: «tab»
      Burial Place: «tab»
      Death Date: 12 May 1893
      Death Place: Ionia County, Michigan
      Age: 70
      Birth Date: 1823
      Birthplace: N. Y.
      Occupation: Merchant
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: «tab»
      Father's Name: Samuel Sackett
      Father's Birthplace: «tab»
      Mother's Name: Polly Sackett
      Mother's Birthplace: «tab»
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B53281-5
      System Origin: Michigan-EASy
      Source Film Number: 960506
      Reference Number: v B p 107

      Researched by Thurmon King

    13. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 3 Jul 2020.
      Memorial ID 33669115
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/33669115

      John Dempster Sackett
      Birth 22 Nov 1822
      Death 12 May 1893 (aged 70)
      Burial
      Saranac Cemetery
      Saranac, Ionia County, Michigan, USA
      Plot 97

      Researched by Ted Smith

    14. [S737] Diane Lanctot, Lanctot, Diane J., (Email).


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