Mahitable Danks

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
Mahitable Danks, daughter of Robert Danks and Elizabeth Swift, was born say 1672.1 She died at Westfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, November 1744.2

Mahitable married (1) John Harris, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), before 20 June 1696, when their first known son was born;3,4 she married (2), as his 2nd wife, John Sackett, son of John Sackett and Abigail Hannum, at Westfield, 17 May 1702.3,5

Family 1

John Harris d. bef. 17 May 1702
  • John Harris6 b. 20 Jun 1696

Family 2

John Sackett b. 4 Nov 1660, d. 20 Dec 1745
  • Isaac Sackett3 b. 14 Feb 1703
  • Ezra Sackett3 b. 1704, d. 13 May 1706
  • Israel Sackett3 b. 6 Mar 1706, d. 1786
  • Eleakim Sackett3 b. 12 Mar 1712, d. 1764
  • Mary Sackett+3 b. 5 Mar 1715
This person was last edited on24 Sep 2019


  1. [S925] James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, Four Volumes. Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown & Company, 1860-1862, 2:10. CD-ROM reprint, Compendium of New England Pioneers: A Collection of 14 Classic Genealogical Dictionaries of Early New England Settlers (Columbia, Maryland: Archive CD Books USA, 2006), further cited as Savage's Dictionary.
  2. [S1709] Westfield Birth & Death Records as Obtained from the Files at City Hall, Westfield, Typescript, (Westfield, Massachusetts: Westfield Athenaeum, 1937), 100, further cited as Westfield Marriage Records.
  3. [S2228] Charles H. Weygant, The Sacketts of America: Their Ancestors and Descendants, 1630-1907 (Newburgh, New York, 1907), 24, further cited as Weygant, Sacketts of America.
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 2:705, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  5. [S1709] Westfield Marriage Records, 2:61.
  6. [S1692] Northampton Town Hall, Northampton, Massachusetts, Northampton Vital Records, 1654-1872, 29, further cited as Northampton Vital Records.