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George Wesley Barr

George Wesley Barr

Male 1833 - 1914  (80 years)

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  • Name George Wesley Barr 
    Born 04 May 1833  Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1914  Putnam County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Spruce Cemetery, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I254  WV Route 87 Family Tree | Isaac Barr
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2013 

    Father Isaac Barr,   b. 1800, Ballynahinch, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1833, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Mother Mary Campbell,   b. 1807, New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1895, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1825  Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Note in this 1830 United States Federal Census it list two males under age five living in house hold. Who were these two unidentified males?
      John William Barr was not born until 1831 before the Census and George Wesley Barr was not born until 1833. The total number of people in household four.


      1830 United States Federal Census
      about Isaac Barr
      Name: Isaac Barr
      Home in 1830: Mason, Virginia
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      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 4

      I have never figured out who these two under fiver are. John William was not born until 1831 and George Wesley was not born until 1833.
    Photos
    George Henry Sarah Burdette Barr
    George Henry Sarah Burdette Barr
    Barr - Campbell
    Marriage Certificate
    Marriage Licence Isaac Barr and Mary Campbell
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Prudence Anderson,   b. 1833, Meigs County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1904, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 3 Aug 1853  Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1910 United States Federal Census
      about George W Barr
      Name: George W Barr
      Age in 1910: 76
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1834
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Relation to Head of House: Father-in-law
      Home in 1910: Union, Putnam, West Virginia
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Audrea L Stone 53
      Alice Stone 51
      George A Stone 12
      Orvill R Stone 6
      Ophie E Stone 4
      George W Barr 76
      Mary B Smith 1 7/
    • 1880 United States Federal Census
      about George W. Barr
      Name: George W. Barr
      Home in 1880: Union, Mason, West Virginia
      Age: 47
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1833
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
      Spouse's Name: Prudence
      Father's birthplace: Ireland
      Mother's Name: Mary
      Mother's birthplace: Ohio
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Occupation: Farmer
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Gender: Male


      Household Members:
      Name Age
      George W. Barr 47
      Prudence Barr 47
      Rosetta Barr 14
      Eliza J. Barr 13
      Mary Barr 73 (George's Mother)
    • 1900 United States Federal Census
      about George Bar
      Name: George Bar
      Age: 67
      Birth Date: May 1833
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Home in 1900: Union, Putnam, West Virginia
      [Putnam]
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Prudence Bar
      Marriage Year: 1853
      Years Married: 47
      Father's Birthplace: Ireland
      Mother's Birthplace: New York
      Occupation: View on Image
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members: Name Age
      George Bar 67
      Prudence Bar 67



      Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Union, Putnam, West Virginia; Roll: 1771; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 1241771.

    Children 
    +1. Malinda Barr,   b. 20 Feb 1852, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1917, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +2. Mary Catherine Barr,   b. 12 Dec 1855, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1934, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +3. Cynthia Alice Barr,   b. 20 Aug 1859, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 82 years)
    +4. Christina Florence Barr,   b. 8 Sep 1861, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1918, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Chairity Barr,   b. 11 Apr 1863, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1871, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    +6. Rosetta Isabella Barr,   b. 15 Jul 1865, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1948, Dunbar, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     7. Eliza Jane Barr,   b. 17 Jun 1867, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1896, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    Photos
    Barr - Anderson - George Issac and Prudence Anderson Barr, Daughters
    Barr - Anderson - George Issac and Prudence Anderson Barr, Daughters
    Daughters of George Wesley and Prudence Anderson Barr Back Row Mary Catherine Barr Sayre (12 Dec 1855-02 Jul 1934), Cynthia Alice 'Allie' Barr Stone Front Row Belinda Barr Morrison, Christina Florence Barr Kay, Rosetta Isabella Barr Casto (15 Jul 1865-14 Dec 1948)
    Barr - Anderson
    Barr - Anderson
    Marriage License for George Barr and Prudence Anderson
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F74  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Louise Hall,   b. Abt 1842, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 01 Apr 1905  Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    Barr - Hall
    Barr - Hall
    Marriage License for George Barr and Louise (?) Hall
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2010 
    Family ID F4835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 04 May 1833 - Mason County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Aug 1853 - Mason County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 01 Apr 1905 - Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1914 - Putnam County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Spruce Cemetery, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George Wesley and Prudence Anderson Barr
    George Wesley and Prudence Anderson Barr
    George Wesley and Prudence Anderson Barr

    Headstones
    Spruce Cemetery - George Wesley Barr
    Spruce Cemetery - George Wesley Barr
    George Wesley Barr

  • Sources 
    1. [S7020] Mason County.