Mary J. Barnhart

Brief Life History of Mary J.

When Mary J. Barnhart was born about 1862, in Indiana, United States, her father, James Henry Barnhart, was 38 and her mother, Mary J. Tryon, was 38. She died in her hometown.

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James Henry Barnhart
Mary J. Tryon
Gardner Barnhart
Sarah E. Barnhart
Mary J. Barnhart
Sylvia Ann Barnhart
Eliza Jane Barnhart
Dora Barnhart
Eva Barnhart
Nancy Ann Barnhart

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    World Events (3)


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

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

    The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

    Name Meaning

    In some cases possibly also Dutch: variant of Barnard . The surname Barnhart is very rare in the Netherlands.

    Americanized form of German Bernhard or Bernhardt .

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

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