Samuel Barber

1 March 1886–16 July 1945 (Age 59)
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Barber was born on 1 March 1886, in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Gilbert Barber, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Baker, was 36. He married Stella Pauline Schultz on 8 April 1908, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 30 years. He died on 16 July 1945, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Barber
Stella Pauline Schultz
Marriage: 8 April 1908
Conrad Samuel Barber
Thelma Pauline Barber
Sarah Thea Barber
William James Barber Sr
Andrew Schultz Barber
Frank Laroy Barber

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 April 1908Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 10
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 16
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    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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    Sources (48)

    • Samuel Barber in entry for Susie Thea Barber, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Samuel Barber, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Samuel in entry for Orval George Leak and Sarah Thea Barber, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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