David Barber Sr

Male14 June 1752–1 December 1796

Brief Life History of David

When David Barber Sr was christened on 14 June 1752, in All Saints South Elmham, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Barber, was 47 and his mother, Lydia Rackham, was 41. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Mrs Elizabeth Barber. He died on 1 December 1796, in Reydon, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 44.

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David Barber Sr
Mrs Elizabeth Barber
Maria Barber
David Barber Jr
John Barber
Elizabeth Barber
Lydia Barber

Sources (8)

  • David Barber, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • David Barber, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • David Barber in entry for Lydia Barber, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a barber, from Middle English barb(o)ur ‘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.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Barbier ‘barber’ (compare 1 above).

Catalan: occupational name for a barber, barber (see 1 above).

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

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