Caroline Barber

26 February 1842–4 December 1906 (Age 64)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Caroline

When Caroline Barber was born on 26 February 1842, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Barber, was 26 and her mother, Eliza Higgins, was 21. She married Charles Blunt before April 1862, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Goshen, Utah, Utah Territory, United States in 1880 and Montrose, Colorado, United States in 1885. She died on 4 December 1906, in Ashton, Fremont, Idaho, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Pineview Cemetery, Ashton, Fremont, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Lines
Caroline Barber
Marriage: 6 December 1864
Eliza Jane Lines
John Henry Lines
Alice Ann Lines
Lucy Elizabeth Lines
Caroline Lines
Joseph Edwin Lines
William Lines
Thomas Lines
Stephen Owen Lines

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
Age 8
The state known as Utah began when Brigham Young led a group of LDS pilgrims seeking freedom from religious persecution into the Great Salt Lake Valley, where they established a settlement in 1847. The golden spike completing the first transcontinental railroad line was driven at Promontory, Utah, in 1869, leading to a further influx of settlers.
1861 · Denver Becomes a City
Age 19
In 1861, Denver City was incorporated into the territory as an official city.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a barber, Anglo-Norman French barber, Old French barbier, from Late Latin barbarius, a derivative of barba ‘beard’. In the Middle Ages barbers not only cut hair and shaved beards, but also practised surgery and pulled teeth.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Barbier ‘barber’.3 Catalan: occupational name for a barber, barber (see 1).

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

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Sources (18)

  • Caroline Lyons in household of William Lyons, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Caroline Lines in household of William Lines, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Caroline Lines in household of William Lines, "Colorado State Census, 1885"

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