Barbara Ellen Everhart

about 1823–
Berkeley, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Barbara Ellen

When Barbara Ellen Everhart was born about 1823, in Berkeley, West Virginia, United States, her father, Henry Everhart, was 45 and her mother, Abigail Tharp, was 45. She married John D Kees on 28 August 1848, in Berkeley, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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John D Kees
Barbara Ellen Everhart
Marriage: 28 August 1848
David Kees
Mary C Kees
Jacob Kees
Jacob Kees

Spouse and Children

28 August 1848
Berkeley, West Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 7

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Age 40

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

North German: variant of Eberhardt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Barbara Everhart in entry for Mary C Lambert, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Barbary Everhart in entry for David Kees, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Barbary Kees in entry for Jauh Kees and Matilda E. Cooper, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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