Nathaniel Barker

1808–1830 (Age 22)
Trap Hill Township, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Nathaniel

Nathaniel Barker was born in 1808, in Trap Hill Township, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States. He married Amelia Cockerham on 14 November 1829, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States in 1830. He died in 1830, at the age of 22.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Barker
1808–1830
Amelia Cockerham
1810–1875
Marriage: 14 November 1829
Meredith Merdie Barker
1830–1919
Nancy Adeline Barker
1831–1901

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 November 1829
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
children

(2)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 11

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. 

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Nathaniel Barker in entry for Meredith Barker and Carah J Willy, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Nathaniel Barker in entry for Meredith Barker and Carah J Willy, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Nathaniel Barker in entry for Meredith Barker and Karah J Willy, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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