David Barber

1 September 1813–20 October 1833 (Age 20)
Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of David

When David Barber was born on 1 September 1813, in Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Ezekiel Barber, was 34 and his mother, Content Palmer, was 20. He died on 20 October 1833, at the age of 20, and was buried in South Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezekiel Barber
Content Palmer
Ann Barber
Russell W Barber
David Barber
Palmer P. Barber
Susan Barber
Benjamin M. Barber
Daniel Barber
Hazard Barber
Joanna Barber
Solomon Barber
Charles E. Barber
Lovina N. Barber

Parents and Siblings

    Ezekiel Barber


    Content Palmer




+7 More Children

World Events (5)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 12

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a 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.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Barbier ‘barber’.3 Catalan: occupational name for a barber, barber (see 1).

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

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Sources (1)

  • David Nichols Barber, "Find A Grave Index"

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