John M Puckett

November 1842–17 March 1918 (Age 75)
Illinois, United States

The Life of John M

When John M Puckett was born in November 1842, in Illinois, United States, his father, Isam Puckett, was 40 and his mother, Ruth Wright, was 32. He had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Mary Vivian Doty. He lived in Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1900. He died on 17 March 1918, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

John M Puckett
1842–1918
Mary Vivian Doty
1858–1941
Mayflower Charlotte Scott Puckett
1876–1960
John Pearl Puckett
1878–1966
Ruth Vernon Puckett
1881–1957
Mary Belle Puckett
1884–
Louise Puckett
1886–
George L Dewayne Puckett
1888–1953

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Isam Puckett

    Male1802–1871Male

    Ruth Wright

    Female1810–Female

siblings

(4)

    William Isom Puckett

    Male1832–1895Male

    Catherine Puckett

    Female1837–1882Female

    Mary Ann Puckett

    Female1840–1897Female

    Male1842–1918Male

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 6

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
1863

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (Dorset): of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Pocket(t), from a diminutive of Anglo-Norman French poque ‘small pouch’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of purses and pouches or a nickname. Alternatively it could be from a diminutive of Middle English pouk(e) ‘evil spirit’, ‘puck’, ‘goblin’.

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

Sources (3)

  • John N Puckett, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Puckett, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mcnamara in entry for James Carl Morris and Mary Belle Haas, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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