John Edwin Barnard

28 May 1888–13 November 1974 (Age 86)
Winchester, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of John Edwin

When John Edwin Barnard was born on 28 May 1888, in Winchester, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Edwin Lawrence Barnard, was 37 and his mother, Helen Catherine Pearson, was 39. He married Frances Evelyn Close on 16 July 1914, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He immigrated to Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1911 and lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1935 and Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States in 1940. He died on 13 November 1974, in Osterville, Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Centerville, Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States.

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John Edwin Barnard
Frances Evelyn Close
Marriage: 16 July 1914
John Edwin Barnard Jr

Spouse and Children

16 July 1914
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 24

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Bernard .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John E Barnard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Barnard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John E Barnard, "United States Census, 1930"

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