Barbary Elisabeth Isbell

Brief Life History of Barbary Elisabeth

When Barbary Elisabeth Isbell was born on 28 April 1829, in Warren, Knox, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Elliott Isbell, was 35 and her mother, Dorcas Covington Cox, was 33. She married William Greene Robinson on 23 August 1849, in Greene, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Center Township, Greene, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Kentucky, United States in 1870. She died in 1873, in Missouri Township, Clark, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

William Greene Robinson
Barbary Elisabeth Isbell
Marriage: 23 August 1849
William Lafayette Robinson
Frances Clarinda Cristabell Robinson
Mary O. Robinson
Dorcas Elizabeth Robinson
James Phenis Robinson
Sarah Ann Robinson

Sources (5)

  • Barbary E Robinson in household of William G Robinson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Barbey E. Isbell, "Missouri, Civil Marriages, 1820-1874"
  • Barbary Elizabeth Isbell Robinson, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: from the female personal name Isabel or its variant Isabell(a), cognates of Elizabeth .

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

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