Almira Meacham Palmer Whiting Packard

May 13, 1824–October 1, 1898

Born at Hopkinton, St. Lawrence County, New York; daughter of Dorothy Maria Ransom and Stephen Peabody Meacham. Died at San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, California. 1 (See Document 1.2)


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