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From: Thurmon King <>
Subject: Re: [SACKETT] Margaret Elizabeth Garner's mother
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2009 14:27:41 -0700
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Ok, does this help? In one the New York Times articles about the
embezzlement case against William Post Sackett it says:
"Meanwhile, SACKETT was allowed to go on his
parole, and finally proceeded to the farm-house of
his father-in-law, at Smithtown, near Suffolk, L. I. ..."

In 1850 the Henry Garner with the wife, Julia was enumerated in Brooklyn,
New York
1850 Census; 3rd Ward, city of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
Page No. (not on page); 19 July, 1850
Henry Garner, 50, M, Umbrella Maker, England
Julia Garner, 32, F, ---, Pa.
Thomas C. Garner, 22, M, Umbrella Maker, NY
Margaret E. Garner, 18, F, ---, NY
Sarah E. Garner, 13, F, ---, NY
Harriet Garner, 11, F, ---, NY
Edward Garner, 6/12, M, ---, NY
Catherine Riley, 21, F, ---, NY

According to information you dug up when we were working with Susan Quibell
who descends from William's sister, Sarah; William Post Sackett was married
in New York City:
New York City Marriages, 1600s-1800s New York City Marriages, 1600s-1800s
Name: William Post Sackett
Spouse Name: Margaretta E. Garner
Marriage Date: 12 May 1852
Marriage Place: New York City, New York, New York
Marriage ID: 2220304550
Other Comments: On microfilm at Family History Library, Salt Lake City,

In 1860 Henry Garner was located in Brook Haven, Suffolk, New York. By 1880
they had moved to Philadelphia, PA:
1880 Census; Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Family History Library Film: 1255177
NA Film Number: T9-1177
Page Number: 183
Henry GARNER, Self, M, Male, W, 81, ENG, Umbrella Maker, ENG, ENG
Julia GARNER, Wife, M, Female, W, 62, PA, House Keeping, PA, PA
Emily GARNER, Dau, S, Female, W, 27, NY, Dress Making, ENG, PA
Mary GARNER, Dau, S, Female, W, 27, NY, Dress Making, ENG, PA

Both of them died in Philadelphia.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Kari J. Roehl" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, August 13, 2009 9:01 AM
Subject: Re: [SACKETT] Margaret Elizabeth Garner's mother

> The confusion is that there are 2 Henry Garners with daughters named
> Margaret E. around the same age. One in New York and one in Pennsylvania.
> Kari
> -----Original Message-----
> From: [mailto:]
> On
> Behalf Of Thurmon King
> Sent: Thursday, August 13, 2009 10:36 AM
> To:
> Subject: [SACKETT] Margaret Elizabeth Garner's mother
> Weygant has the parents of Margarette/Margaret Elizabeth Garner (b. Abt
> 1832) as Henry Garner and Elizabeth Scott Maken. Margaret E. Garner was
> the
> wife of W#2341-William Post Sackett.
> However, all the census information I find; 1850, 1860, 1880 has Henry
> Garner's wife as Julia Ann Garner, b. Abt 1818 in Pennsylvania. Julia Ann
> Garner's death certificate gives the names of her parents as Adam Siblay
> born in PA and Mary McMacken born in Ireland.
> Can anyone find information which will show whether Margaret Elizabeth
> Garner's mother was (1) Elizabeth Scott Maken or (2) Julia Ann Siblay?
> Regards,
> Thurmon

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