Burnes Tebbs Barney

Brief Life History of Burnes Tebbs

When Burnes Tebbs Barney was born on 22 December 1899, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States, his father, George Henry Barney, was 23 and his mother, Susan Ellen Tebbs, was 24. He married Frances Elizabeth Bertz on 1 August 1922, in Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Hammond, Lake, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 January 1966, in Dyer, St. John Township, Lake, Indiana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville, Lake, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Burnes Tebbs Barney
Frances Elizabeth Bertz
Marriage: 1 August 1922
Frances Ellen Barney
George Burnes Barney
Joseph Alma Barney

Sources (26)

  • Burner Barney, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Burns Tebbs Barney, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
  • Burnes T Barney, "Illinois, Cook County Marriages, 1871-1920"

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1900 · The Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

Historically known as the Chicago Drainage Canal, the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal is a canal system that connects the Chicago River to the Des Plaines River. It reverses the direction of the Chicago River, which now flows out of Lake Michigan rather than into it. It is one of two canals that helps navigation to ships traveling between the Great Lakes Waterway and the Mississippi River system.


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Barney in Norfolk, which is probably named with an Old English personal name Bera (with genitive -n) + Old English ēg ‘island, dry ground in a marsh’.

English: from the personal name Barney, a pet form of Bernard .

Scottish: possibly from the Old Norse personal name Bjarni (from bjǫrn ‘bear’).

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

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MISSIONARY JOURNAL OF ELDER BURNES T. BARNEY Sunday, October 12, 1919 – Panguitch to Marysvale Went to Widtsoe early after Father. Left Panguitch 4:30 for Marysvale arrived O.K. about 8 o’clock. So …

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