Marietta Barrows

Brief Life History of Marietta

When Marietta Barrows was born on 24 January 1841, in New York, United States, her father, Hiram Calvin Barrows Sr., was 33 and her mother, Naomi Leggett Wing, was 27. She married Nelson K. FISHER on 7 October 1860. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Gilmanton, Buffalo, Wisconsin, United States in 1860 and Eau Galle, Dunn, Wisconsin, United States in 1870. She died on 18 September 1884, in Mondovi, Buffalo, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Oak Park Cemetery, Mondovi, Buffalo, Wisconsin, United States.

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Nelson K. FISHER
Marietta Barrows
Marriage: 7 October 1860
Luella Annette Fisher
Aretas B Fisher
Eva Elmira Fisher

Sources (9)

  • Margett Banaf in household of Hiram Banaf, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mariette Barrous, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • Marietta Barrows Fisher, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (7)


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


First settlers.


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): variant of Barrow , with excrescent -s.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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