Sackett, Sarah

Sackett, Sarah

Female Abt 1789 - 1863  (~ 74 years)

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  • Name Sackett, Sarah 
    Born Abt 1789  Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 7 Aug 1820  Columbia, Fayette County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1830  Nineveh, Johnson County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 10 Mar 1830  Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 11 Nov 1850  Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 20 Jun 1860  Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died Aug 1863  Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4088  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2021 

    Father Sackett, Aaron,   b. 26 Dec 1760, Kent, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1827, Hanover Township, Butler County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Clark, Dorcas,   b. 1770, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1857, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1785  Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 5 children 
     1. Sackett, Phebe,   b. Abt 1787, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1863, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
     2. Sackett, Thomas L.,   b. 30 Apr 1787, Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1871, Macon County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +3. Sackett, Sarah,   b. Abt 1789, Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1863, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     4. Sackett, John W.,   b. 7 Jun 1793, Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1837, Butler County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     5. Sackett, Samuel S.,   b. 1 Sep 1797, Hanover Township, Butler County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1880, La Cygne, Linn County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     
    Family ID F1723  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Limpus, Enoch Aaron,   b. 15 Aug 1782, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1829, Johnson County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 6 Jul 1809  Butler County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Limpus, Mary,   b. 26 Jul 1810, Butler County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Limpus, Phebe,   b. Abt 1813, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1852  (Age ~ 39 years)
     3. Limpus, Jonathan,   b. 8 Feb 1817, Columbia, Fayette County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1856  (Age 39 years)
     4. Limpus, Aaron,   b. Abt 1820,   d. Between 1846-1849  (Age ~ 29 years)
    +5. Limpus, Malinda,   b. 2 Apr 1822, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1851, Clinton County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     6. Limpus, Nancy,   b. Between 1825-1829,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 2 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F1730  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Watts, James,   b. Between 1781-1790,   d. Bef 30 May 1840, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1829  Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10
    Children 
     1. Watts, Enoch,   b. Abt 1834, Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F1731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1789 - Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jul 1809 - Butler County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Limpus, Mary - 26 Jul 1810 - Butler County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Limpus, Phebe - Abt 1813 - Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Limpus, Jonathan - 8 Feb 1817 - Columbia, Fayette County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Aug 1820 - Columbia, Fayette County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Limpus, Malinda - 2 Apr 1822 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Nov 1829 - Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Nineveh, Johnson County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 10 Mar 1830 - Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Watts, Enoch - Abt 1834 - Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 11 Nov 1850 - Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 20 Jun 1860 - Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aug 1863 - Sangamon County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • All the existing records indicate that Sarah Sackett born in Pennsylvania
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      1785 - Aaron Sackett married in Fayette Co., PA. as indicated in;
      1) A letter from Aaron to his brother (Possibly Cyrus but the letter was in the possession of Dr. Samuel Sackett) dated 18 Dec 1785 in which he says: "and if you could come and settle up with every body I should be glad for I exspect to lose every thing that I have if you don't ... I exspect a writ sarved on me in a few Days and it will be hard for me to suffer for your Debts which I never Contracted for and if they make out any thing a gainst me it will ruin me for I am jest beginning in the world";
      2) A letter written by their sister Violitty from Warren, CT. to Dr Samuel in Fayette Co., PA. dated 27 Apr 1786 in which she says: "I have no knews to write to you. give my warmest compliments to your family and to Aron and an his wife." The last letter incicates that Aaron was living near enough to Dr. Samuel to be expected to pass the greeting on to Aaron and his wife. [Source: The Sackett Letters]
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      Abt. 1786 - Phebe Sackett 1/5 child of Aaron and Dorcas Sackett b. Uniontown, Fayette Co., PA.
      1787 Apr 30 - Thomas Sackett, 2/5 child of Aaron and Dorcas Sackett, born in Uniontown, Fayette Co. PA.
      Abt. 1789 - Sarah Sackett 3/5 chld of Aaron and Dorcas Sackett b. Uniontown, Fayette Co., PA.
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      1790 - Pennsylvania Census
      WM 16+ / WM 16- / WF
      Sacket, Aaron; 1 / 1 / 3 / Fayette Co. - Springhill Twp.
      Sacket, Samuel; / 1 / 3 / 4 / Fayette Co. - Springhill Twp.
      Note: Family for Aaron:
      WM 16+ = Aaron,
      WM 16- = Thomas,
      WF = Wife Dorcas, daughters Phebe and Sarah.
      [Note by T.King: Samuel Sacket above is the brother of Aaron.]
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      1796 or 1797 - Aaron and his family moved to the Hamilton Co. area of Ohio as shown in a letter Aaron wrote from Mill Creek in Ohio dated 6 Aug 1797
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      1 Sep 1797 - Aaron and Dorcas have a son, Samuel born in what is now Butler Co., OH. Samuel was the last of the five children of Aaron and Dorcas.
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      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XZDW-PSZ
      Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994
      Name: Enoch Limpus
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 06 Jul 1809
      Event Place: Butler, Ohio, United States
      Spouse's Name: Sarah Sacket
      Reference ID: v 1 p 23
      GS Film Number: 355779
      Digital Folder Number: 004260299
      Image Number: 00019
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      1820 Census; Columbia Township, Fayette County, Indiana
      Enoch Limpus
      200 010 - 110 10
      Males: 2 under 10; 1 26-45
      Females: 1 under 10; 1 10-15; 1 26-45
      listed on same page:
      John Conner, Esq
      Elijah Limpus
      Levi Limpus
      Isaac Limpus
      Phebe Limpus
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      Enoch Limpus died sometime before 15 Nov 1829 when his widow married James Watts. On March 10, 1830, she signed a deed in Butler Co., OH. with her mother and siblings as Sarah Watts along with her husband James Watts.
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      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11843-157641-79?cc=1410397&wc=M94W-1B1:1937650323
      Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
      Bartholomew Co.; 1821-1832 Volume 1; Image 57
      "Be it remembered that on this 2 Nov 1829
      a marriage License issued from this office for
      James Watts Sarah Lympus of lawful age"

      On the next page, which is the right side of the image:
      "I Thomas Lowry do certify that I joined in Marriage
      James Watts & Sarah Lympus
      [some information crossed out] Nov. 5th 1829
      Thomas Lowry, M.G."
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      1840 > INDIANA > BARTHOLOMEW > NINEVEH
      Series: M704 Roll: 74 Page: 69
      Jonathan Limpus [son of Enoch Limpus and Sarah Sackett]
      Sarah Wats
      010 000 000 000 0 - 010 000 100 000 0
      1 male 5-10 = Enoch Watts b. c 1834
      1 female 5-10
      1 female 50-60 = Sarah Watts b. 1780-1790
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      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M85S-3LP
      1850 Census; Sangamon County, Illinois
      11 Apr 1850
      1608/108
      Wm Conner, 39, M, Farmer, Kentucky
      Julia Conner, 37, F, ---, Ohio
      Napoleon Conner, 14, M, ---, Indiana
      Wilson Conner, 12, M, ---, Indiana
      Monroe Conner, 9, M, ---, Indiana
      Ambrose Conner, 5, M, ---, Indiana
      Sylvester Conner, 3, M, ---, Indiana
      Jefferson Conner, 1, M, ---, Indiana
      Sarah Watts, 60, F, ---, Pennsylvania
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      HeritageQuest
      1860 > ILLINOIS > SANGAMON > 17th Sub Dividion > SALISBURY P O
      Series: M653 Roll: 226 Page: 769
      Page No. 326; 20 Sept., 1860
      2375/2254
      E. Watts, 26, M, Laborer, Ind
      P. A. Watts, 19, F, ---, Ill
      J. H. Watts, 4, M, ---, Ill
      C. Watts, 1, M, ---, Ill
      S. Watts, 61[sic], F, ---, Penn.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1110] Shannon Watts Michael, Michael, Shannon Watts (Reliability: 3), 18 Jun 2016.
      1820 US Census, Columbia, Fayette Co., IN

      Enock Limpus
      2 males under 10: (Jonathan, b. 1817 & Aaron Limpus, b. ~1820)
      1 male 26-45: Enoch Limpus, Agriculture
      1 female under 10: (Phebe Limpus, b. 1813)
      1 female 10-16: (Mary Limpus, b. ~1810)
      1 female 26-45: Sarah Sackett Limpus

      Researched by Shannon Michael

    2. [S1110] Shannon Watts Michael, Michael, Shannon Watts (Reliability: 3), 18 Jun 2016.
      1830 US Census, Bartholomew Co., IN [TCS Note: Ancestry.com says Nenevah, Bartholomew Co., Indiana]
      James Walls (should be Watts)
      2 white males, 5-9 (Aaron Limpus not quite 10 years if he was born in 1820 plus unknown male, possibly a young son of James Watts with a previous wife)
      1 white male, 10-14 (Jonathan Limpus, b. 1817)
      1 white male, 40-49 (James Watts, b. 1781-1790)
      1 white female, under 5 (Nancy Limpus?, b. after 1825 & before 1829)
      1 white female, 5-9 (Malinda Limpus, b. 1822)
      2 white females, 15-19 (Phebe Limpus, b. 1813, plus unknown female possibly an older daughter of James Watts)
      1 white female, 30-39 (Sarah Sackett Limpus Watts)

      Researched by Shannon Michael

    3. [S1110] Shannon Watts Michael, Michael, Shannon Watts (Reliability: 3), 24 Jan 2021.
      Indiana State Journal (Indianapolis, Indiana), 18 Mar 1830, Vol. 7, Issue 359

      Indiana, to wit: Bartholomew County.
      Bartholomew Probate Court March term, 1830.
      Thomas Lowry, adm'r. and
      Sarah Watts, (late Sarah Lympus) sdm'x of the estate of Enoch Lympus, dec,

      Petition to sell Real Estate.

      COME the parties aforesaid, and file
      a petition to sell the real estate of Enoch Lympus, dec. and suggest the insufficiency of
      the personal property of said estate to satisfy
      the demands against the same, and file an inventory of the real estate of said decedent, to wit the South West Quarter of Section 5,
      Township 10 N,. Range 5E. Also, the West
      Half of the S. E. Quarter of Section 5, Township 10 N. Range 5 E. in said County--appraised
      to the sum of $600.00. It is therefore ordered by the Court, that the pendency of
      this petition he published four week successively in the Indiana Journal, a newspaper
      published in Indianapolis in this state, and that the heirs and devisees (names not known) of
      said decedent, be and appear before the judge
      of our probate court, on the first day of the
      next term, to shew cause if any they can, why
      the rea1 estate shall not be sold or so much
      thereof as can satisfy the demands against said
      estate, according to the prayer of said petitioners, or the same will he heard in their absence; and this cause continued. By order of

      SAM'L S. OSBOURNE,
      Probate Judge,

      Attest: JOSEPH McKINNEY, cl'k.

      Researched by Shannon Watts Michael
      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    4. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3).
      1850 Census, enumerated 11 Nov 1850 in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Wm Connor M 39 Kentucky
      Julia Connor F 37 Ohio
      Napoleon Connor M 14 Indiana
      Wilson Connor M 12 Indiana
      Monroe Connor M 9 Indiana
      Ambrose Connor M 5 Indiana
      Sylvester Connor M 3 Indiana
      Jefferson Connor M 1 Indiana
      Sarah Watts F 60 Pennsylvania

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M85S-3LN : 9 November 2014), Julia Connor in household of Wm Connor, Sangamon county, part of, Sangamon, Illinois, United States; citing family 1608, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

    5. [S500] 1860 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3).
      1860 Census, enumerated 20 Sep 1860 in 17th Subdivision, Sangamon County, Illinois, United States

      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      E Watts M 26 Ind
      P A Watts F 19 Ill
      J H Watts M 4 Ill
      C Watts M 1 Ill
      S Watts F 61 Penn

      Page: 326
      Household ID: 2254
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number: M653
      Affiliate Film Number: 226
      GS Film Number: 803226
      Digital Folder Number: 005165796
      Image Number: 00772
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N01706-9
      Record Number: 29041

      "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXHG-C25 : 11 November 2020), E Watts, 1860.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S863] Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994, (https://familysearch.org/), Reference ID: v 1 p 23 (Reliability: 3).
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XZDW-PSZ
      Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994
      Name: Enoch Limpus
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 06 Jul 1809
      Event Place: Butler, Ohio, United States
      Spouse's Name: Sarah Sacket
      Reference ID: v 1 p 23
      GS Film Number: 355779
      Digital Folder Number: 004260299
      Image Number: 00019

    7. [S829] Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959, (https://familysearch.org/), Bartholomew, 1821-1832; Volume 1; Image 57 (Reliability: 3).
      From imsge at:
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11843-157641-79?cc=1410397&wc=M94W-1B1:1937650323
      Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
      Bartholomew Co.; 1821-1832 Volume 1; Image 57
      "Be it remembered that on this 2 Nov 1829
      a marriage License issued from this office for
      James Watts Sarah Lympus of lawful age"

      On the next page, which is the right side of the image:
      "I Thomas Lowry do certify that I joined in Marriage
      James Watts & Sarah Lympus
      [some information crossed out] Nov. 5th 1829
      Thomas Lowry, M.G."

    8. [S1114] Indiana Marriages to 1850, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).
      http://www.statelib.lib.in.us/INMarriages1850/marriages_display.asp?ID=317050
      Last Name: WATTS
      First Name: JAMES
      Spouse- Last Name: LYMPUS
      Spouse- First Name: SARAH
      County: Bartholomew
      Date: 11-5-1829

    9. [S1336] Indiana, U.S., Marriage Index, 1800-1941, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2016.
      Name: Sarah Lympus
      Spouse Name: James Watts
      Marriage Date: 5 Nov 1829
      Marriage County: Bartholomew
      Comment: Lympus, Sarah married Watts, James on 05 Nov 1829 in Bartholomew County, Indiana

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S1123] Indiana, Marriage Index, 1802-1892, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2016.
      Name: James Watts
      Spouse: Sarah Lympus
      Date: 5 Nov 1829
      County: Bartholomew
      State: Indiana
      Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
      Microfilm: 1301788 item 2


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