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HUSBAND: John BARGER Born: before 1752 Place: Wurttemburg (now Germany) Marr: Place: Died: Apr 1824 Place: Rowan Co., NC Burial: Place: Father: Johann Michael BARRIER See Family Group Sheet No. 10655 Mother: Katherine _____
WIFE: Katherine LINGLE Born: Place: Died: Place: Burial: Place: Father: Casper LINGLE Mother:
CHILDREN: 1. Name: Sarah BARGER Born: Jun 1798 Place: NC Marr: To: Died: Place: 2. Name: Katherine BARGER Born: 12 Dec 1800 Place: NC Marr: 21 Mar 1820 To: John DRY Died: Place: 3. Name: Leah BARGER Born: 15 Oct 1802 Place: NC Marr: To: Mathias DRY Died: Place: 4. Name: Sophia BARGER Born: 3 Oct 1804 Place: NC Marr: 30 Apr 1836 To: John DRY Died: 2 Jun 1884 Place: 5. Name: Solomon BARGER Born: 24 Jan 1806 Place: NC Marr: To: Died: Place: 6. Name: Charles BARGER/BARRIER See Family Group Sheet No. 10650 Born: 1808 (or 1803) Place: NC Marr: 2 Mar 1829 To: Susannah KLUTTZ Died: Place:


(A) Members of this family line used various spellings of thier surnames. The names, BARRIER, BERRIER, BEHRINGER, BERGER & BARGER all appear on documents in Pennsylvania and North Carolina which were executed by, or related to these people.

(B) See Family Group Sheet No. 10658 for the family of John Barger and his first wife, Anna Boshardt.

(C) John Barger served in the Rowan County Militia during the Revolutionary War. He was taken captive by Charles, Lord Cornwallis, during the action associated with the Battle of Guilford Courthouse on 15 Mar 1781, and was later paroled.

(D) John Barger and his brother, George Henry Berger/Barger, arrived in Pennsylvania with their parents in 1752.

(E) This family is related to the George Henry Berger/Barger family of Rowan County, NC.

The George Henry Berger Family


(1) Hahn, George Franklin. Barrier, Berger, Barger Families: Some of Their Relatives and Related Places and Events Events of Their Time. Salibury, NC: Privately Printed. 1977 - (Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah. FHL US/CAN Film 1036548 Item 8)
(2) List of North Carolina militiamen paroled by Cornwallis filed in the British Public Record Office (PRO 30/11/5, folios 287-291).


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