Isabel Barry

about 1800–
Dundee, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Isabel

When Isabel Barry was born about 1800, in Dundee, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Barrie, was 29 and her mother, Margaret Allen, was 28. She married James on 14 November 1821, in Dundee, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

James
1799–
Isabel Barry
1800–
Marriage: 14 November 1821
David
1822–
Robert
1826–
Susan
1828–
Isabel
1830–
James Farquharson
1832–
John Farquharson
1834–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 November 1821
Dundee, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Male1822–Male

    Male1826–Male

    Female1828–Female

    Female1830–Female

    James Farquharson

    Male1832–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 2

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

Age 15

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1832 · The Scottish Reform Act

Age 32

The Scottish Reform Act was introduced by Parliament that introduced changes to the election laws in Scotland. The Act didn’t change the method of how the counties elected members but adopted a different solution for each pair of counties. Ultimately, it brought about boundary changes so that some burghs would have more say for the country than others.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Beargha ‘descendant of Beargh’, a byname meaning ‘plunderer’.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Báire ‘descendant of Báire’, a short form of either of two Gaelic personal names, Bairrfhionn or Fionnbharr.3 English, of Welsh origin: patronymic from Harry , the medieval English vernacular form of Henry , preceded by Welsh ap ‘son of’. Compare Parry .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Isobel Barry in entry for David Farquharson, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Isabel Barry in entry for Robert Farquharson, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Isabell Barry in entry for James Farquharson, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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