Barbara Stauffer Ebersole

16 October 1892–4 July 1979 (Age 86)
Rapho Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Barbara Stauffer

When Barbara Stauffer Ebersole was born on 16 October 1892, in Rapho Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Seth Eby Ebersole, was 24 and her mother, Martha Rutt Stauffer, was 25. She married Jacob Engle Brubaker in 1918, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Manheim, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. She died on 4 July 1979, in Manheim Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Landisville Mennonite Cemetery, Landisville, East Hempfield Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Engle Brubaker
Barbara Stauffer Ebersole
Marriage: 1918
Naomi Brubaker

Spouse and Children

Pennsylvania, United States


    Naomi Brubaker


Parents and Siblings

    Seth Eby Ebersole


    Martha Rutt Stauffer




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 13

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 24

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the Swiss habitational names Ebersol, Ebersold, Äbersold, Aebersold, from any of several places so named, from Middle High German eber ‘wild boar’ + sol, sul ‘wallow’.

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

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"BRUBAKER - Entered into rest in Manheim Twp, Pa. on July 4, 1979. BARBARA EBERSOLE BRUBAKER, wife of Rev. Jacob E . Brubaker of 440 Camp Meeting Rd., Landisvllie, Pa. in her 87th year. Relatives and …

Sources (3)

  • Barbra S Brubaker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Barbara Brubaker in household of Jacob Brubaker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Barbara Brubaker in household of Jacob E Brubaker, "United States Census, 1920"

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