Isaac Hoffmire Packer

27 April 1835–10 April 1908 (Age 72)
Perry Township, Richland, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac Hoffmire

When Isaac Hoffmire Packer was born on 27 April 1835, in Perry Township, Richland, Ohio, United States, his father, Nathan Williams Packer, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Taylor, was 22. He married Lucy Charlotte Berry on 18 November 1864, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 10 April 1908, in Parker, Fremont, Idaho, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Parker Cemetery, Parker, Fremont, Idaho, United States.

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Isaac Hoffmire Packer
Lucy Charlotte Berry
Marriage: 18 November 1864
Isaac Alma Packer
Nathan Edmund Packer
William Walter Packer
Lucy Luella Packer
Samuel Delbert Packer
Louis Edgar Packer
Edson Berry Packer
George Franklin Packer
Nellie Louise Packer
Lafayette Hatch Packer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 November 1864Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    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.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 1
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 25
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably an occupational name for a wool packer, from an agent noun derivative of Middle English pakken ‘to pack’.German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an agent noun 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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    Isaac Hoffmire Packer

    Isaac Hoffmire Packer Isaac Hoffmire Packer was born April 27, 1835, in Perry, Richland County,Ohio. He was the third son and fourth child of Nathan Williams Packer and Eliz …

    Sources (41)

    • Isaac H Packer in household of Jno Whitbeck, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Isaac H Packer in entry for Louis E Packer and Minnie Melburn, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Isaac Packer in entry for Samuel Delbert Packer, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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