David Barr

about 1862–1 April 1887 (Age 25)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of David

When David Barr was born about 1862, in Tennessee, United States, his father, David Barr, was 20 and his mother, Caroline Martin, was 21. He married Mary Nash on 28 March 1886, in Cookeville, Putnam, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 1 April 1887, in Putnam, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 25, and was buried in Putnam, Tennessee, United States.

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David Barr
Mary Nash
Marriage: 28 March 1886
Dorsa Ann ( Dorsie) Barr

Spouse and Children

28 March 1886
Cookeville, Putnam, Tennessee, United States


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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 0

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 8

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English: Derived from Barr, a parish in Ayrshire, Scotland; a local name in Staffordshire

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