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Packard family genealogy record book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8673

Content Description

Large ledger used to record genealogical information for the Packard family. Record likely created by descendants of Nephi Packard who resided in Springville, Utah. Record includes information for ancestors of Nephi Packard back to Samuel Packard of Windham, Norfolk, England, approximately 1638, and his descendants. Record appears to have been created approximately 1885, creator unknown, and updated by descendants of Nephi Packard as late as 1934. Dated 1885-1934.


  • approximately 1885-1934


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Packard family genealogy record book must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical / Historical

The Packard family are descendants of Nephi Packard (1832-1921).


1 oversize box (1.33 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Utah and Western American and LDS cultural, family, social, intellectual, and religious history (19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts collection development policy and 4, November 2013).

Processing Information

Processed; Clarissa McIntire, student manuscript processor, and Ryan Lee, curator; 2015.

Register of Packard family genealogy record book
Clarissa McIntire
2015 December 2
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States