Joseph Don Barker

24 March 1924–20 March 1979 (Age 54)
Miller, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Don

When Joseph Don Barker was born on 24 March 1924, in Miller, Arkansas, United States, his father, Joseph Nathaniel Barker, was 48 and his mother, Nettie Isabelle Goldman, was 39. He lived in Beech Township, Miller, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 20 March 1979, in Texarkana, Bowie, Texas, United States, at the age of 54.

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World Events (8)

Age 3
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives
Age 5
Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
Age 17
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a tanner of leather, from Middle English barkere ‘tanner’, tree bark having been used as the tanning agent.English: occupational name for a shepherd, from Middle English berker, bercher (Old French berchier, bercher, berkier, berker, Late Latin berbicarius, from berbex ‘ram’, genitive berbicis). With the change of -ar- to -er- in Middle English, this became indistinguishable from the preceding name (see 1 above).Americanized form of German Berger or Barger .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Joseph D Banker in household of Joseph N Banker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph D Barker in household of Joseph N Barker, "United States Census, 1940"

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