Carma Barker

31 January 1914–22 August 1994 (Age 80)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Carma

When Carma Barker was born on 31 January 1914, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, her father, Wilford LeRoy Barker, was 20 and her mother, Eva May Higley, was 19. She married Lawrence David Zaugg on 4 October 1939, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in World for about 5 years. She died on 22 August 1994, in Clearfield, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence David Zaugg
Carma Barker
Marriage: 4 October 1939
David Jay Zaugg

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 October 1939Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 2
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
    1917 · The Utah Packing Company becomes largest in the west
    Age 3
    "Organized by a group of men in 1901, the Ogden Packing Company expanded consistently until it encompassed 6 acres for its main facility. It became the largest meat packing plant west of the Missouri River and had a daily capacity of over 3,000 animals. Their slogan in Utah was ""Raise a Pig"" so that local farmers and their sons would help in the business. After World War I most plants were forced to cut back on production because demand was dropping. It did bounce back and is still an important component in Utah's economy."
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 21
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    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.

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    Sources (27)

    • "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914" Barker
    • Carma Barker Zaugg in household of Lawrence David Zaugg, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Carma Barker, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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