Harriet Angeline Barker

5 June 1818–
Pelham, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Harriet Angeline

When Harriet Angeline Barker was born on 5 June 1818, in Pelham, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Solomon Barker, was 51 and her mother, Betsy Butler, was 40. She married Titus Church Briggs on 20 September 1846, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Titus Church Briggs
1813–
Harriet Angeline Barker
1818–
Marriage: 20 September 1846

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 September 1846Pendleton, Kentucky, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1833 · First Public Library Founded in Petersborough
    Age 15
    In 1833, the oldest tax-supported public library in the world was established by Reverend Abiel Abbot. 
    1863
    Age 45
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    1 English: occupational name for a tanner of leather, from Middle English bark(en) ‘to tan’, tree bark having been used as the tanning agent.2 English: occupational name for a shepherd, Anglo-Norman French bercher (Late Latin berbicarius, from berbex ‘ram’, genitive berbicis). With the change of -ar- to -er- in Middle English, this became indistinguishable from the preceding name.3 Altered spelling of German Barger or Berger .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Berger
    Bark
    Barger

    Sources (5)

    • Harriett Angeline Barker, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Harriett Angeline Barker, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Harriet Angeline Barker, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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