John Lane Barker

from 1867 to 1868–
Wells, York, Maine, United States

The Life of John Lane

When John Lane Barker was born from 1867 to 1868, in Wells, York, Maine, United States, his father, Nathaniel Barker, was 42 and his mother, Hannah Hubbard Eaton, was 38. He married Grace Robbins on 8 June 1896.

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John Lane Barker
1867–
Grace Robbins
Marriage: 8 June 1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 June 1896

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Female1851–Female

    Cullen Bryant Barker

    Male1857–1862Male

    Wilbur Haven Barker

    Male1862–1946Male

    Abbie Eaton Barker

    Female1865–1940Female

    Male1867–Male

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 0

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 31

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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)

  • John L Barker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John L Barker in household of Nathaniel Barker, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John S Barker in household of Nathaniel Barker, "United States Census, 1880"

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