William Thomas Barbare

22 December 1848–14 August 1908 (Age 59)
Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States

The Life of William Thomas

When William Thomas Barbare was born on 22 December 1848, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, his father, Benjamin Barbare, was 30 and his mother, Mary Ann Langley, was 23. He married Dora Ann Moor in 1867. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Milford, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1860 and O'Neal, Greenville, South Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died on 14 August 1908, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Greer, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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William Thomas Barbare
Dora Ann Moor
Marriage: 1867
Ora Anne Barbare

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World Events (8)


Age 12

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.

Age 15

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

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Variant of English or French Barbary .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Barbary in household of Benjamin Barbary, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William Barbey in household of Benjamin Barbey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William T Barbara in household of Benjiman Barbara, "United States Census, 1880"

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