When Timothy Barber Sr was born on 23 October 1748, in Torrington, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, William Nathaniel Barber, was 30 and his mother, Hepzibah Loomis, was 26. He married Anna Peck on 29 May 1776, in Harwinton, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. He died in 1790, in Goshen, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 42.
English: occupational name for a barber, from Middle English barb(o)ur ‘barber’ (Anglo-Norman French barber, Old French barbier, from Late Latin barbarius, a derivative of barba ‘beard’). In the Middle Ages barbers not only cut hair and shaved beards, but also practised surgery and pulled teeth.
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Barbier ‘barber’ (compare 1 above).
Catalan: occupational name for a barber, barber (see 1 above).
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