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Where is the Packett family from?
You can see how Packett families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Packett family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Packett families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 6 Packett families living in Virginia. This was about 50% of all the recorded Packett's in the USA. Virginia had the highest population of Packett families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Packett surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Packett. 42% of Packett men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Packett women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Packett were Clerk and Clerk.