Sarah Francis Pack

30 January 1833–10 June 1860 (Age 27)
Summers, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Francis

When Sarah Francis Pack was born on 30 January 1833, in Summers, West Virginia, United States, her father, John R. Pack, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Belle Harvey, was 19. She lived in Mercer, Virginia, United States in 1850. She died on 10 June 1860, in Summers, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 27.

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Family Time Line

John R. Pack
1807–1890
Elizabeth Belle Harvey
1813–1858
William Harrison Pack
1832–1860
Sarah Francis Pack
1833–1860
James Manser Pack
1834–1887
Mary Jane Pack
1834–1877
John R. Pack Jr.
1839–1863
Rachael Pack
1840–1878
Nancy Pack
1843–1873
Samuel Augustus Pack
1845–1893
Preston Pack
1846–1874
Jane Pack
1849–
Jane Pack
1851–
Rebecca Pack
1852–1855
Pack
1855–1855
Pack
1856–1856
Pack
1857–1857

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World Events (3)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 3
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail
Age 11
In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846
Age 13
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (Kent and Devon): variant of Pask , derived from Middle English Pake ‘Easter, Passover’.German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a wholesale trader, from Middle Low German packe, German Pack ‘bundle, package’ (see Packer ). Compare Pak .Dutch: variant, archaic or Americanized, of Pak , a cognate of 2 above.

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

Possible Related Names

Packard
Paxson
Pask
Packman

Sources (6)

  • Sarah F Pack in household of John Pack, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah F. Pack, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"
  • Sarah Francis Pack, "Find A Grave Index"

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