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HUSBAND: George M. BARGER Born: 1809 Place: Rowan Co., NC (1) Marr: 1828 Place: Henderson Co., TN Died: Place: Burial: Place: Father: Henry BARGER Mother: Mary BRUNER
WIFE: Louisa Eliza BRIGANCE Born: 29 Feb 1810 Place: Sumner Co., TN Died: 6 Apr 1887 Place: Henry Co., TN Burial: Place: Methodist Church near Palestine Community, Henry Co., IL Father: John BRIGANCE Mother:
CHILDREN: 1. Name: William O. BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10088 Born: 13 Feb 1829 Place: TN (1)(2)(3) Marr: To: Catherine Louise GRAY (2)(3) Died: Place: Muskogee, OK 2. Name: Elijah M. BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10082 Born: 3 Mar 1830 Place: TN (1)(2)(3) Marr: To: Tempie _____ (2)(3) Died: Place: Lonoke Co., AR 3. Name: John Henry BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10286 Born: 30 May 1831 Place: TN Marr: 1853 To: Polly Ann ALLISON Died: 1892 Place: Chalybeate, Tippah Co., MS 4. Name: Mary Jane BARGER Born: 21 Feb 1833 Place: Marr: To: Died: Place:


(A) Date and place of George M. Barger's death are not known for certain, but his wife was widowed at an early age and remarried. Her second husband was Thomas Huie, with whom she had additional children.

(B) Louisa's grave marker in Henry County, TN shows her surname as "Barger."

(C) George M. Barger was the grandson of Colonel George Henry Barger of Rowan Co., NC.

Descendants of George Henry Berger


(1) 1830 U. S. Census, Henderson Co., TN
(2) 1860 U. S. Census, Tippah Co., MS
(3) 1870 U. S. Census, Henderson Co., TN


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