James Isaac Barker

10 October 1862–23 October 1923 (Age 61)
Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of James Isaac

When James Isaac Barker was born on 10 October 1862, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Josiah Barker, was 30 and his mother, Alice Woodhead, was 31. He married Anna Elizabeth Alvey on 20 April 1887, in Escalante, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Teton, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1900. He died on 23 October 1923, in Escalante, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Escalante Cemetery, Escalante, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Isaac Barker
1862–1923
Anna Elizabeth Alvey
1870–1928
Marriage: 20 April 1887
James Arthur Barker
1887–1939
William Robert Barker
1889–1961
Mary Elizabeth Barker
1890–1928
Alice Barker
1893–1981
Lester Barker
1896–1898
Melda Barker
1899–1987
Mariah Barker
1901–1962
Theo Charles Barker
1904–1968
Ralph Dewain Barker
1906–1932
Josiah Woodhead Barker
1909–2010
Lafayette Sheldon Barker
1912–1965
George Que Barker
1917–1995

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 April 1887Escalante, Garfield, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 1
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1885
    Age 23
    Historical Boundaries 1885: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a tanner of leather, from Middle English barkere ‘tanner’, tree bark having been used as the tanning agent.English: occupational name for a shepherd, from Middle English berker, bercher (Old French berchier, bercher, berkier, berker, 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 (see 1 above).Americanized form of German Berger or Barger .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Berger

    Sources (38)

    • James Isaac Barker in entry for Lafayette Sheldon Barker, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • James I Barker, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • J Barber in entry for Aubrey Simpson and Alice Barber Glover, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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