Lucy Ann Packer

5 July 1844–1926 (Age 81)
Bald Eagle Township, Clinton, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lucy Ann

When Lucy Ann Packer was born on 5 July 1844, in Bald Eagle Township, Clinton, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Isaac DesChamps Packer Sr., was 25 and her mother, Lavina C. Carskaddon, was 22. She married Ephraim J French in 1865. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Big Rock Township, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Cass Township, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. She died in 1926, in Britton, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim J French
1841–1930
Lucy Ann Packer
1844–1926
Marriage: 1865
Montrose H French
1869–1944
Virgil Packer French
1880–1886
Roswell Wheeler French
1874–
Percy DesChamps French
1876–
Virginia Packer French
1880–
Perley Alwyn French
1886–1918

Spouse and Children

    Ephraim J French

    Male1841–1930Male

    Female1844–1926Female

MARRIAGE
1865
children

(6)

    Male1869–1944Male

    Roswell Wheeler French

    Male1874–Male

    Percy DesChamps French

    Male1876–Male

    Virgil Packer French

    Male1880–1886Male

    Virginia Packer French

    Female1880–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Isaac DesChamps Packer Sr.

    Male1819–1897Male

    Lavina C. Carskaddon

    Female1821–1902Female

siblings

(12)

    Martha Araminta Packer

    Female1842–1929Female

    Female1844–1926Female

    Margaret Jane Packer

    Female1846–1927Female

    Susan Hayes Packer

    Female1848–1933Female

    Female1849–1943Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 3

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 22

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a wool-packer, from an agent derivative of Middle English pack(en) ‘to pack’.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an agent derivative of Middle Low German pak, German Pack ‘package’, hence an occupational name for a wholesale trader, especially in the wool trade, one who sold goods in large packages rather than broken down into smaller quantities, or alternatively one who rode or drove pack animals to transport goods.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • L A Freund in household of E J Freund, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lucy Packard in household of Isaac Packard, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lucy A Packer in household of Isaac D Packer, "United States Census, 1850"

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