Make your own free website on
Barger Family History Society


HUSBAND: Philip BARGER Born: 1 Sep 1741 Place: Augusta Co., VA Marr: Place: Died: 3 Aug 1803 Place: Blackburg, Montgomery Co., VA Burial: Place: Father: Philip BARGER Mother:
WIFE: Barbara MAY Born: Place: Died: Place: Burial: Place: Father: Mother:
CHILDREN: 1. Name: Mary BARGER Born: 1792 Place: Marr: To: John BALLINGER Died: Place: 2. Name: George BARGER Born: 24 Jul 1793 Place: Marr: To: Died: in infancy Place: 3. Name: Frederick BARGER Born: 16 Nov 1794 Place: Marr: 2 Dec 1815 To: Sarah "Sallie" KEISTER Died: Place: 4. Name: Jane BARGER Born: Place: Marr: To: Martin SHATTER Died: Place: 5. Name: Freeman BARGER Born: 23 Aug 1799 Place: Marr: To: Died: Place:


(A) See Family Group Sheet 10044 for the first marriage of Philip Barger, to Eve CLEMENTS. It is believed that most of the children of Philip Barger and Eve Clements moved to Illinois, Indiana and Missouri.

(B) The father and uncle of Philip Barger, Philip & Gasper (or Casper) Barger, respectively, were born in Germany and came first to Philadelphia via Rotterdam and settled in the Shenandoah Valley prior to 1740. Both were killed in the Indian massacre at Draper's Meadow following Bradock's defeat on 30 Jul 1755.

(C) This family is descended from the Draper Meadow, VA Barger family.

Draper Meadow Barger Family



DONAHUE, Susan Barger, 411 East Roosevelt Road, Wheaton, IL 60187-5564

Return to Barger Family History Society Homepage

Barger Family History Society First Name Index

The Barger Family History Society welcomes your participation in the gathering of family records and the sharing of research findings. Information for new family group sheets, and any additional data or corrections of the information contained in this record may be submitted on-line, using the Barger Family Information Submission Form link below, or may be mailed to the society. Descendancy charts, family group sheets and copies of documents and source materials may also be mailed to:

Barger Family History Society, 411 East Roosevelt Road, Wheaton, IL 60187-5564

Barger Family Information Submission Form

If you have questions or comments about the content of this record, or need assistance with your Barger family research, please feel free to contact the Barger Family History Society.