Lorene Walker Packer

5 July 1910–6 March 1987 (Age 76)
Riverdale, Oneida, Idaho, United States

The Life of Lorene Walker

When Lorene Walker Packer was born on 5 July 1910, in Riverdale, Oneida, Idaho, United States, her father, Delbert Mecham Packer, was 28 and her mother, Mabel Rebecca Walker, was 24. She married Oral Wiley Howell on 19 October 1927, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in World in 1955. She died on 6 March 1987, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Arimo Cemetery, Arimo, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oral Wiley Howell
Lorene Walker Packer
Marriage: 19 October 1927
Rilla Beth Howell
Oral Garth Howell
Delbert Marve Howell

Spouse and Children

19 October 1927
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 3

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a wool-packer, from an agent derivative of Middle English pack(en) ‘to pack’.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an agent derivative of Middle Low German pak, German Pack ‘package’, hence an occupational name for a wholesale trader, especially in the wool trade, one who sold goods in large packages rather than broken down into smaller quantities, or alternatively one who rode or drove pack animals to transport goods.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Loreen Packer in household of Delbert M Packer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Loreen Walker Packer in household of Delbert Meehan Packer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lareen Walker Packer Howell in household of Oral Wyley Howell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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