Albert Curtis Barber

23 June 1856–17 January 1902 (Age 45)
Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Albert Curtis

When Albert Curtis Barber was born on 23 June 1856, in Rhode Island, United States, his father, Jesse Crandall Barber, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Tefft, was 28. He married Abby E. Cook on 24 December 1873, in Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States in 1885. He died on 17 January 1902, in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.

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Albert Curtis Barber
Abby E. Cook
Marriage: 24 December 1873
Rose Etta Barber
Albert Edward Barber

Spouse and Children

24 December 1873
Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States


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World Events (8)

1862 · US Naval Academy

Age 6

The US Naval Academy was moved to Newport, Rhode Island from its original in Annapolis, Maryland on May 9, 1862.

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 14

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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 (3)

  • Albert C Barber, "Rhode Island State Census, 1885"
  • Albert C Barber in household of Maurise Behan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert C Barber, "United States Census, 1880"

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