Ezra McClain Barrus

Brief Life History of Ezra McClain

When Ezra McClain Barrus was born on 17 March 1908, in Oakley, Cassia, Idaho, United States, his father, Ezra Milton Barrus, was 28 and his mother, Anna Eliza McBride, was 22. He married Maxine Annie Egbert on 4 November 1933, in West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 2 March 2000, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Sacramento Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States.

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Ezra McClain Barrus
Maxine Annie Egbert
Marriage: 4 November 1933
Merle Ann Barrus

Sources (21)

  • McClain E Barrus, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Ezra M Barrus, "Idaho, County Birth Records
  • Ezra McClain Barrus, "Utah, County Marriages"

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

1909 · The Cathedral of the Madeleine

The Cathedral of the Madeleine is a Roman Catholic church that was completed in 1909 and currently serves as a cathedral for the Catholic community in Salt Lake City. It is the only cathedral in the U.S. under the patronage of St. Mary Magdalene.


Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Barrows .

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

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Story Highlight

Story taken from the book; "Missionary Work In Hollister"; by E. McClain Barrus 1991

The following has been taken from the book “Missionary Work in Hollister” by Ezra McClain Barrus. This book may be found at the FamilySearch catalog in microfilm format; https://familysearch.org/searc …

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