Sarah Barry

17 September 1875–4 May 1953 (Age 77)
Bannow, County Wexford, Ireland

The Life of Sarah

Sarah Barry was born on 17 September 1875, in Bannow, County Wexford, Ireland. She married Thomas Harpur in 1897. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bannow, Wexford, County Wexford, Ireland in 1911. She died on 4 May 1953, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Harpur
1858–1932
Sarah Barry
1875–1953
Marriage: 1897
Elizabeth Harpur
1898–
Thomas Harpur
1898–
Mary Harpur
1899–
Frances Harpur
1902–
James Harpur
1904–1966
Edward Harpur
1910–1961

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Harpur

    Male1858–1932Male

    Female1875–1953Female

MARRIAGE
1897
children

(6)

    Elizabeth Harpur

    Female1898–Female

    Thomas Harpur

    Male1898–Male

    Mary Harpur

    Female1899–Female

    Frances Harpur

    Unknown1902–

    Male1904–1966Male

+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1919

Age 44

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.
1920

Age 45

In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.
1937

Age 62

New elections. The voters return de Valera and also approve a new constitution which abolishes the Irish Free State and proclaims Eire (Gaelic for Ireland) as a sovereign, independent, democratic state.

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)

  • Sarah Harpur in household of Thomas Harpur, "Ireland Census, 1911"
  • Sarah Barry, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"
  • Sarah Barry, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"

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