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Jasper Packard
Birth: Feb. 1, 1832
Austin Village
Trumbull County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1899
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, US Congressman. Born in Austintown, Ohio, he was admitted to the Indiana State Bar Association in 1861, but then enlisted in the Union Army as a Private in the 48th Indiana Volunteer Infantry at the start of the Civil War. He was later promoted first to Captain in the 48th Indiana, then as Colonel and commander of the 128th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "meritorious services". After the war, he was elected as a Republican to represent Indiana's 11th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1869 to 1875. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Packard (1778 - 1851)
  Nancy Ann Berry Packard (1781 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriett S. Tibbets Packard (1832 - 1905)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas A. Packard (1811 - 1872)*
  Daniel Berry Packard (1817 - 1873)*
  Jasper Packard (1832 - 1899)
  Newton Read Packard (1833 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Indiana Soldiers Home Cemetery
West Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: WW I, West Central, Row V, Grave 4
 
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Record added: Nov 25, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5995537
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In memory
- Sue Allen
 Added: Feb. 1, 2017

- Heavenly Peace
 Added: Feb. 1, 2017
Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Dec. 13, 2016
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