Eugénie Barbe

1891–1953 (Age 62)
Ounans, Jura, Franche-Comté, France

The Life of Eugénie

Eugénie Barbe was born in 1891. She died in 1953, in Ounans, Jura, Franche-Comté, France, at the age of 62.

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Désiré Vuillien
1895–1967
Eugénie Barbe
1891–1953

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World Events (3)

1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason

Age 3

The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France  and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.
1900

Age 9

Paris, France hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Law Separates Church and State

Age 14

In December of 1905 a law was passed that separated church and state. It made it so that prayer could not be said before a parliamentary meeting or in schools. It also made it so that working on Sunday was legalized.

Name Meaning

1 French: nickname for someone with a beard, Old French barbe (Latin barba).2 French: from the female personal name, French form of Barbara .3 German: from Middle High German barbe, the name of a species of fish resembling the carp; hence by metonymy an occupational name for a fisherman or fish dealer, or possibly a nickname for someone thought to resemble the fish in some way.

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

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  • Cimetière d'Ounans, Jura, France

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