Tamalyn Packard

Female24 October 1953–2 June 1964

Brief Life History of Tamalyn

When Tamalyn Packard was born on 24 October 1953, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Russell Almond Packard, was 29 and her mother, Kathryn Zoe "Kathe" Larsen, was 26. She died on 2 June 1964, in her hometown, at the age of 10, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Russell Almond Packard
Kathryn Zoe "Kathe" Larsen
Tamalyn Packard
Richard David Packard

Sources (10)

  • Tamalyn Packard in household of Russell Almond Packard, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Tamalyn Packard, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Tamalyn Packard, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (2)

World Events (7)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 2

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

1955 · To War in Vietnam

Age 2

The Vietnam War was another civil war brought about from the Cold War. It was fought between the North Vietnamese, who were supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies, and the South Vietnamese, who were supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war caused two more civil wars in Laos and Cambodia and resulted in all three countries becoming communist states.

1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 5

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English pak(e) ‘pack, bundle’ + the Anglo-Norman French pejorative suffix -ard, probably a derogatory occupational name for a peddler.

English: pejorative derivative of the Middle English personal name Pack .

Probably also an Americanized form of German Packert, Päckert, from ancient Germanic personal names formed with a word meaning ‘battle’ or ‘to fight’; or a variant of Packer 2 (with excrescent -t).

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

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