Packard, Theophilus D.D. a Congregational minister, was born March 4, 1769, at North Bridgewater, Mass. He graduated at Dartmouth College in 1796, and was ordained pastor in. Shelburne, Mass., Feb., 20, 1799, where he remained until his death, which occurred Sept. 17, 1855. He published Sermons in 1806, 1808; 1813, and 1815; and in 1820 the Life and Death of (his son) Isaac T. Packard.; See Sprague, Annals, 2. 408; Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.