Joseph Packard

1699–1760 (Age 61)
Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Packard was born in 1699, in Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America, his father, John Packard, was 44 and his mother, Judith Winslow, was 27. He married Susanna Mitchell on 31 December 1724, in Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 19 October 1760, in Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Packard
Susanna Mitchell
Marriage: 31 December 1724
Joseph Packard
Judith Packard
Parnell Packard
Mary Packard
Susanna Packard
Edward Packard
Elizabeth Betty Packard
John Packard

Spouse & Children

31 December 1724
Massachusetts, United States


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Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English pa(c)k ‘pack’, ‘bundle’ + the Anglo-Norman French pejorative suffix -ard, hence a derogatory occupational name for a peddler.2 English: pejorative derivative of the Middle English personal name Pack .3 English: from a Norman personal name, Pachard, Baghard, composed of the Germanic elements pac, bag ‘fight’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Packard in entry for Susanna Packard, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Joseph Packard, "Find A Grave Index" (death)
  • Joseph Packard, 'Geni World Family Tree' on MyHeritage

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