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10082 - ELIJAH MONROE BARGER


HUSBAND: Elijah Monroe BARGER Born: 3 Mar 1830 Place: TN (1)(2)(3)(4)(7) Marr: Place: Died: 3 Dec 1906 Place: Lonoke Co., AR Burial: (8) Place: Barger Cemetery, Lonoke Co., AR Father: George M. BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10081 (2)(4) Mother: Louisa Eliza BRIGANCE (4)
WIFE: Tepmie Mae _____ Born: 22 Nov 1840 Place: MS (3) Died: 1 Feb 1906 Place: Lonoke Co., AR Burial: (8) Place: Barger Cemetery, Lonoke Co., AR Father: Mother:
CHILDREN: 1. Name: John William BARGER Born: 22 Nov 1857 Place: MS (1)(3) Marr: To: Susan Frances "Fannie" Aycock Died: ca. 1925-29 Place: Lonoke Co., AR 2. Name: George M. BARGER Born: 1859 Place: MS (1)(3)(7) Marr: To: Died: Place: 3. Name: Sara E. BARGER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 4. Name: Lincoln (Timothy) BARGER Born: 19 Sep 1865 Place: IL (1) Marr: To: Died: 17 Dec 1870 Place: Lonoke Co., AR (8) 5. Name: Mary Susan BARGER Born: 8 Sep 1867 Place: IL (1)(7) Marr: To: Died: 4 Aug 1887 Place: Lonoke Co., AR (8) 6. Name: Rebecca Jane BARGER Born: 29 May 1870 Place: TN (7) Marr: To: Nathan THOMPSON (8) Died: 8 Apr _____ Place: Lonoke Co., AR (8) 7. Name: Elijah Monroe BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10148 Born: 1872 Place: AR Marr: To: Mollie M. _____ Died: Place: 8. Name: Margaret BARGER Born: 1877 Place: AR (7) Marr: To: Died: Place: 9. Name: Martha BARGER Born: 1879 Place: AR (7) Marr: To: Died: Place:

Notes:

(A) The Barger Family Cemetery in Lonoke Co., AR, located on private land off Reveley Road (CR604) about eight miles north of Highway 319 and halfway between Highway 167 and Highway 5.

(B) Mr. Tom C. Martinet who inventoried the Barger Cemetery stated that he received a rough hand drawn plan form a grandaughter or gr-grandaughter of Alfred Oscar Barger (b. 3 Apr 1897 and living as of Dec. 1996). He also provided a list of other Bargers buried elsewhere in Lonoke Co., AR, mostly in the "Sixteenth Section Cemetery" which is a litle bit northeast of the Barger Cemetery. Those names include: Alford Oscar Barger, Annie Mae Barger, Bertha E. Barger, Clemmie L. Barger, Dona M. Barger, E. M. & Mollie Barger, Ester May Barger, George m. Barger, an infant boy Barger, J. Darrel Barger, J. H. Barger, James E. Barger, Leslie E. Barger, Lovell F. Barger, Margaret Barger, Mary Margaret Barger, Maude Barger, Milded B. Barger, Mollie Barger, Monroe Barger, Monroe & Mollie Barger, Oscar Barger, Robert R. Barger, Rufus F. Barger, Samuel S. Barger, Shirley A. Barger, Teresa Lynn Barger, Thelma Ruth Barger, Timothy Lynn Barger, Ulah V. Barger, W. Henry Barger, William K. Barger, William K. "Shorty" Barger, William K. and Annie Mae Barger.

(C) The name "Tempie" appears to have been a nickname for "Temperance."

(D) Elijah M. Barger is listed as a Seargent in the roster of the 34th Mississippi Infantry. A Daughters of the Confederacy marker has been placed on his grave.

(E) This family is descended from George Henry Berger of Rowan Co., NC.

Descendants of George Henry Berger


Sources:

(1) 1870 U. S. Census, Henderson Co., TN
(2) 1830 U. S. Census, Henderson Co., TN
(3) 1860 U. W. Census, Tippah Co., MS
(4) "Ansearchin' News" Vol. 17, No. 4, Oct/Dec 1970, pg. 196
(5) 1856 Census, Davenport Dist., Tippah Co., MS
(6) 1870 U. S. Census, Henderson Co., TN (HE-85) House 97/Family 97
(7) 1880 U. S. Census, Lonoke Co., AR, Vol. 8, E.D. 185, 
     Sheet 3, Line 22, Magness Twp.
(8) Inventory of the Barger Family Cemetery in Lonoke Co., done by
    Tom C. Martinet, 82 Hummingbird Lane, Cabot, AR  72023  (501) 843-4856
    See Barger Family Cemetery - Lonoke, AR
(9) 16th Section Cemetery, Lonoke Co., AR
    See Barger Burial Places

Contacts:

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


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