Mary Evelyn Packard

16 October 1875–4 October 1953 (Age 77)
Blanchard Township, Piscataquis, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Evelyn

When Mary Evelyn Packard was born on 16 October 1875, in Blanchard Township, Piscataquis, Maine, United States, her father, Ruel Augustus Packard, was 26 and her mother, Susan Mary Stacy, was 21. She married Guy Stillman Dean on 6 April 1901, in Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Littleton, Aroostook, Maine, United States in 1901 and Medford, Piscataquis, Maine, United States for about 30 years. She died on 4 October 1953, in Milo, Piscataquis, Maine, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Guy Stillman Dean
Mary Evelyn Packard
Marriage: 6 April 1901
Eva Dean
Elton Ansel Dean
Thaxter Packard Dean
Doris Elizabeth Dean

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  • Marriage
    6 April 1901Maine, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 1
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
    1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn
    Age 1
    An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 21
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    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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    Sources (14)

    • Mary E Dean in household of William A Dean, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Mary E Packard in household of Reuel J Packard, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Mary E Packard, "Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996"

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