John Haven Barlow

Male27 July 1848–9 April 1922

Brief Life History of John Haven

When John Haven Barlow was born on 27 July 1848, in Platte, Wyoming, United States, his father, Israel Barlow, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Haven, was 36. He married Elizabeth Cook on 24 October 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He immigrated to World in 1883 and lived in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States for about 20 years and Bountiful Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 9 April 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Bountiful Memorial Park, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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John Haven Barlow
Elizabeth Cook
Marriage: 24 October 1868
John Haven Barlow Jr.
Elizabeth Ann Barlow
William Rudolph Gierisch

Sources (34)

  • John Barlow, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Hohn H Barlow in entry for Elizabeth Ann Barlow Stringham, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • John H. Barlow, "United States Census, 1900"

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  • Marriage
    24 October 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Age 2

    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business


    Age 15

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 20

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of several places called Barlow, especially those in Lancashire and Yorkshire. The former is named with Old English bere ‘barley’ + hlāw ‘hill’; the latter probably has as its first element the derived adjective beren or the compound bere-ærn ‘barn’. There is also a place of this name in Derbyshire, named with Old English bār ‘boar’ or bere ‘barley’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’, and one in Shropshire, which is from bere ‘barley’ + lēah.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Milton's stories of John Barlow

    Milton B. Stringham - Interview 22 Feb. 1979 by Donnette Stringham Smith Milton: I started to write Grandfather (Barlow)’s history but there were a few things I didn’t know. I thought I’d wait unti …

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