When Lois Angie Brackett was born on 8 August 1880, in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Charles Edward Brackett, was 33 and her mother, Angie K Silloway, was 33. She married Alexander Johnson on 22 December 1909, in Lowell, Penobscot, Maine, United States.
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.