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HUSBAND: Nathaniel S. BARGER Born: Place: Marr: 1858 Place: Died: Place: Burial: Place: Father: Nathaniel BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10272 Mother:
WIFE: Jennette FARRIS Born: Place: Died: Place: Burial: Place: Father: Mother:
CHILDREN: 1. Name: James M. BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10275 Born: 1859 Place: Marr: To: Aurelia FOSTER Died: Place: 2. Name: Grace BARGER Born: Place: Marr: To: _____ BOGART Died: Place: 3. Name: Stella BARGER Born: Place: Marr: To: _____ FRANK Died: Place: 4. Name: Clarence BARGER See Family Group Sheet 10278 Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place:


(A) Nathaniel S. Barger was an inventor who was credited with the invention of wheel ball-bearings, deep-tilling disk plows, etc. He innovated several improvements in farm implements and vehicles.
(B) Nathaniel S. Barger died in St. Joseph, MO as a result of an infection following minor surgery.
(C) See Family Group Sheet 10274 for the family of Nathaniel S. Barger and his second wife.
(D) Nathaniel S. Barger was the son of the Reverend Nathaniel Barger of New York, whose parents were not identified in the A. L. Barger Journal. Circumstances, however, suggest that this family was descended from the Putnam Valley Barger family of New York.

Kevin Barger's History of the Putnam Valley Barger Family


(1) Barger, Alvan Lyell, The Barger Journal, self-published, Charlottesville, VA, Vol. 1, No. 1, June 1924.


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