When Jane "Jean" F E Barber was born on 23 August 1825, in Washington Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Thomas Barber, was 28 and her mother, Martha Jamison, was 21. She married James Braden Dunn in 1849. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 30 April 1853, in her hometown, at the age of 27.
English: occupational name for a barber, from Middle English barb(o)ur ‘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.
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Barbier ‘barber’ (compare 1 above).
Catalan: occupational name for a barber, barber (see 1 above).