Phebe Ann Barber

3 December 1841–6 November 1933 (Age 91)
Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Phebe Ann

When Phebe Ann Barber was born on 3 December 1841, in Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Isaac Barber, was 41 and her mother, Olive Snow, was 44. She married Jacob H Allis on 1 January 1873. She lived in Orwell, Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Rome Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. She died on 6 November 1933, in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Rome Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob H Allis
1837–1908
Phebe Ann Barber
1841–1933
Marriage: 1 January 1873

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 January 1873

Parents and Siblings

    Male1800–1865Male

    Olive Snow

    Female1797–1888Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 22

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1865

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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)

  • Phebe Barber in household of Isaac Barber, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Phebe Ann Barber in household of Isaac Barber, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Phebe A Ellis in household of Jacob Ellis, "United States Census, 1900"

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