Paul A. Packard

1913–2004 (Age 90)
Catlin, Chemung, New York, United States

The Life of Paul A.

When Paul A. Packard was born on 2 September 1913, in Catlin, Chemung, New York, United States, his father, Lemuel Aaron Packard, was 39 and his mother, Phoebe Mae Myrick, was 32. He lived in Port Dickinson, Dickinson, Broome, New York, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 14 June 2004, in Binghamton, Broome, New York, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Vestal Hills Memorial Park, Vestal, Broome, New York, United States.

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Paul A. Packard
Iva Beatrice ROSE

Spouse & Children

  • Male1913–2004Male

  • Iva Beatrice ROSE


Parents & Siblings



  • Male1902–1998Male

  • Frank Eugene Packard


  • Lillian Carlene Packard


  • Allan Jefferson Packard


  • Male1913–2004Male

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World Events (8)


Age 3

"During a deadly heat wave, thousands of residents were at the seaside resorts of Jersey Shore. Between July 1 and July 2 of 1916, five different people were attacked by sharks, and four of them ultimately died. Scientific knowledge about sharks was limited at this time, so these tragic incidents started a wave of ""shark panic"" that was spread by telephone calls, letters, newspapers, and other media."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Paul A Packard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Paul A Packard in household of Lemuel A Packard, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Paul Packard in entry for Clifford William Harrold and Scarlett Jan Packard, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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