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10076 - PETER BARGER


HUSBAND: Peter BARGER Born: 9 Mar 1791 Place: James River Plantation, VA Marr: 12 Sep 1816 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Died: 11 Apr 1855 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Burial: Place: High Bridge Cemetery, Rockbridge Co., VA Father: John BARGER, SR. See Family Group Sheet 10078 Mother: Mary "Polly" BARGER
WIFE: Ann PETTIGREW Born: 4 Dec 1797 Place: Died: 17 Sep Place: Burial: Place: High Bridge Presbyterian Churchyard, Rockbridge Co., VA Father: Mother:
CHILDREN:
1. Name: Mary Ann BARGER Born: 14 Jan 1817 Place: Marr: 30 Aug 1843 To: George W. HILL Died: Place: 2. Name: John Fillmore BARGER Born: 24 May 1820 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Marr: To: Died: Place: 3. Name: Eliza Jane BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10077 Born: 14 Jan 1822 (1825) Place: Marr: 24 Dec 1846 To: William Preston BARGER Died: 14 Aug 1893 Place: 4. Name: James Madison BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10075 Born: 18 Jan 1823 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Marr: 14 Nov 1844 To: Anna Eliza Willmore Died: 28 Aug 1893 Place: Union Twp., Lucas Co., IA 5. Name: Hannah Gamble BARGER Born: 24 (25) Aug 1827 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Marr: 12 Dec 1850 To: John Quincy ADAMS Died: 15 Aug 1893 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA 6. Name: David A. BARGER Born: 12 Dec 1829 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Marr: 4 Ma 1885 To: Fionna DORST (Fianna H. DARST) Died: 4 Mar 1885 Place: Lucas Co., IA 7. Name: Peter A. BARGER Born: 1832 Place: Marr: 7 Oct 1852 To: Ellen Frances KEFFER Died: 27 Jan 1896 Place: Lucas Co., IA 8. Name: William Lucien BARGER Born: 17 Aug 1834 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Marr: ca. 1854 To: Martha Ann BAILEY Died: Place: 9. Name: Samuel P. BARGER Born: 13 Oct 1837 Place: Rockbridge Co., VA Marr: To: Sarah E. DODSON Died: Place: Trenton, Grundy Co., MO 10.Name: Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place:

Notes:

(A) Peter Barger married a second time, to Mary Keffer, on 22 Feb 1849.


Sources:

(1) Kirkpatrick, Dorthie & Edwin C., "Rockbridge County Marriages 1778-1850" Iberian Pub. Co., Athens, GA 1985

(2) Barger, G. J. P. "Barger Family Genealogy" self-pulished, Washington, D. C.

(3) Tombstone inscription

(4) Census of Highbridge Churchyard - U. S. GenWeb Archives

(5) Ruley, Angela M. "Rockbridge County, VA Death Register 1853-70, Death Certificates 1912-17" Iberian Pub. Co., Athens, GA 1991

(6) Wardell, Patrick G. "War of 1812: Virginia Bounty Land and Pension Applications." Heritage Books, 1987

(7) Family records of descendants of Peter Barger contained in sundry correspondence.

(8) 1870 U. S. Census - Rockbridge Co., VA

(9) Information from Ancestry Pub. Co., (GedCom files)

(10) The Historical Foundation of the Presbyterian & Reformed Churches, "Falling Springs Presbyterian Church: Rockbridge, VA Church Register 1793-1899" Montreat, NC 28757

(11) The Historical Foundation of the Presbytereian & Reformed Churches, "High Bridge Presbyterian Church 1823-33" Montreat, NC 28757


Contacts:

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


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