Edmunds Barker

about 1743–February 1815 (Age 72)
Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, United States

The Life of Edmunds

When Edmunds Barker was born about 1743, in Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, United States, his father, William Barker, was 24 and his mother, Priscilla Briggs, was 45. He had at least 1 son with Mrs Edmunds Barker. He died in February 1815, in Wake, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 72.

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1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 15

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 33

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 33

North Carolina is the 12th state.

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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