Frederick Major Brackett

Male26 October 1873–

Brief Life History of Frederick Major

When Frederick Major Brackett was born on 26 October 1873, in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Charles Edward Brackett, was 26 and his mother, Angie K Silloway, was 26. He married Lillie A. Johnson on 23 September 1903, in Lowell, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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Frederick Major Brackett
Lillie A. Johnson
Marriage: 23 September 1903

Sources (8)

  • Fred Brackett in household of Chas E Brackett, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Fred M. Brackett, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910, 1921-1924"
  • Frederick M. Bracket, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 September 1903Lowell, Penobscot, Maine, United States
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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 2

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

    Age 2

    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.


    Age 31

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French brachet, a diminutive of brach ‘hound which hunts by scent’ (see Brack 4). The word was also used as a term of abuse.

    History: Captain Richard Brackett (1610–c. 1691) came to Boston, MA, c. 1629, and moved to Braintree, MA, in 1641.

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

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