Packett Family History

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Packett Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Paquette. Possibly also an Americanized form of German Packert (see Packard).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Packett Family Origin

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Packett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Contractor

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Packett. A less common occupation for the Packett family was Contractor. The most common Packett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Packett's were Farmers.

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Packett Historical Records

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Packett Life Expectancy

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Famous Packett Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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