Hiram Marion Barr Jr

11 January 1921–5 November 1983 (Age 62)
Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Hiram Marion

When Hiram Marion Barr Jr was born on 11 January 1921, in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States, his father, Hiram Marion Barr, was 40 and his mother, Thomasine Clair Church, was 30. He married Marjorie Anne Orr on 31 May 1950, in Maury, Tennessee, United States. He lived in Civil District 9, Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 5 November 1983, in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Marion Barr Jr
Marjorie Anne Orr
Marriage: 31 May 1950

Spouse and Children

31 May 1950
Maury, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 10

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

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

Sources (3)

  • Hiram Barr in household of Hiram Barr, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hiram Barr Jr. in household of Hiram M Barr, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hiram Marion Barr, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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