1849–1926 (Age 77)

The Life of Theresa

Theresa was born in 1849, in Germany. She married Franklin T Barney in 1872. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Penfield, Monroe, New York, United States for about 5 years and Perinton, Monroe, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 February 1926, in Fairport, Perinton, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Penfield, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Franklin T Barney
Marriage: 1872
Asa Gilbert Barney
Ethel A Barney

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World Events (8)

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 3

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 21

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

The origin of this female name is unsure. It could come from the name Tarasia or the male name Tarasius. Others derive the name Theresa from a Greek word meaning "to hunt." The name might also be derived from Therasia, an island near Crete, or from another island named Therasia first called Lipara and finally Hiera. A nickname is Tracy.

Sources (3)

  • Thresa Barney in household of Frank Barney, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Thresa J Barney in household of Roy E Johnson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Theresa J Barney in household of Roy E Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"

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