Patrick Barry

11 November 1866–25 June 1909 (Age 42)
Fermoy, County Cork, Ireland

The Life of Patrick

When Patrick Barry was born on 11 November 1866, in Fermoy, County Cork, Ireland, his father, John Barry, was 28 and his mother, Bridget Mackay, was 24. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Mary Ford. He lived in Ireland for about 1 years and New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States in 1910. He died on 25 June 1909, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 42.

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Patrick Barry
Mary Ford
John Terrance Barry
Lilian Barry

Spouse and Children


    Mary Ford




    John Terrance Barry


    Lilian Barry


Parents and Siblings

    John Barry





    James Barry


    John Barry



    Bridget Barry


    Edmund Barry


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World Events (8)

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

Age 1

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 The Amendment was later repealed.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 · Land in Groton Given to US Navy for Navy Station

Age 2

In 1868, the State of Connecticut gave the Navy 112 acres of land along the Thames River. This became the location of the Naval Submarine Base. It was designed to hold 1,400 men and 20 submarines. During WWII it was expanded to 497 acres. 
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 15

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Beargha ‘descendant of Beargh’, a byname meaning ‘plunderer’.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Báire ‘descendant of Báire’, a short form of either of two Gaelic personal names, Bairrfhionn or Fionnbharr.3 English, of Welsh origin: patronymic from Harry , the medieval English vernacular form of Henry , preceded by Welsh ap ‘son of’. Compare Parry .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Patrick Barry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Patrick Barry in entry for Barry, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"
  • Patrick Barry in entry for Lilian Barry, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"

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