Hiram Barber

15 December 1853–15 June 1927 (Age 73)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Hiram

Hiram Barber was born on 15 December 1853, in Ohio, United States as the son of Elizabeth 'Betsey' Benedict. He married Mary Ellen Foust on 29 January 1874, in Morrow, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Westfield Township, Morrow, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Westfield, Morrow, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 15 June 1927, in Ashley, Delaware, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Troyton, Delaware, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Barber
1853–1927
Mary Ellen Foust
1854–1931
Marriage: 29 January 1874
Daisy Barber
1875–
Deleene K Barber
1876–1927
Bessie L. Barber
1879–1933
Bruce B. Barber
1881–1941
Myron Hoadley Barber
1883–1935
Mamie B. Barber
1885–1908
James Wilson Barber
1888–1950
Carrie Barber
1891–1985

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 January 1874
Morrow, Ohio, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 7

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a barber, Anglo-Norman French barber, Old French barbier, from Late Latin barbarius, a derivative of barba ‘beard’. In the Middle Ages barbers not only cut hair and shaved beards, but also practised surgery and pulled teeth.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Barbier ‘barber’.3 Catalan: occupational name for a barber, barber (see 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hiram Barber in household of Betsey Barber, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Hyram Barber in household of James L Barber, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hiram Barber, "United States Census, 1880"

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