Loammi Lewis Pack

18 December 1879–19 April 1963 (Age 83)
Fayette, Fayette, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Loammi Lewis

When Loammi Lewis Pack was born on 18 December 1879, in Fayette, Fayette, West Virginia, United States, his father, Loammi Lewis Pack, was 29 and his mother, Ardelia Burke Wiley, was 30. He married Lela Estella Wiley on 1 April 1902, in Victor, Fayette, West Virginia, United States. He lived in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States in 1935 and Cabin Creek District, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 19 April 1963, in Fayette, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Oak Hill, Fayette, West Virginia, United States.

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Loammi Lewis Pack
Lela Estella Wiley
Marriage: 1 April 1902

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 2
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
Age 3
A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
Age 22
President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 English (Kentish): from a medieval personal name, Pack, possibly a survival of the Old English personal name Pacca, although this is found only as a place name element and appears to have died out fairly early on in the Old English period. The Middle English personal name is more likely to be a derivative of the Latin Christian name Paschalis ( see Pascal ).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a wholesale trader, from German Pack ‘package’ ( see Packer ).3 Anglicized form of Dutch Pak .

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

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Sources (12)

  • Loe Pack, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Doek Pack in household of Ardelia B Pack, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lowe Pack in household of Lowe Pack, "United States Census, 1880"

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