HUSBAND: Abraham BARRIER Born: ca. 1732 Place: Wurttemburg Marr: Place: Died: Place: Burial: Place: Father: Johann Michael BARRIER (2)See Family Group Sheet No. 10655 Mother: Katherine _____
WIFE: Elizabeth REYNOLDS Born: Place: Died: Place: Burial: Place: Father: Mother:
CHILDREN: 1. Name: Sally BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 2. Name: Catherine BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 3. Name: Hannah BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 4. Name: Richard BARRIER See Family Group Sheet No. 10657 Born: 1768 Place: SC Marr: To: Catherine MASSEY Died: 1854 Place: Wayne Co., KY 5. Name: John BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 6. Name: George BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 7. Name: Michael BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 8. Name: Frederick BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: Died: Place: 9. Name: Martin BARRIER Born: Place: Marr: To: 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 and
South Carolina which were executed by, or which related to
(B) CAVEAT: The information shown here about the parents
of Abraham Barrier is subject to revision upon further examination
of new sources. Stephanie Harrison of Florida has received a copy
of a Bible, purported to be that of Abraham Barrier, which indicates
that he was born in Sennwald, St. Gallen, Switzerland in 1739, as
the son of Jacob Berger and Barbara Kunz. If that information is
correct, it would invalidate the previous conclusions of family
(C) This family may be 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. Salisbury, NC: Privately Printed. 1977 - (Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah. FHL US/CAN Film 1036548 Item 8)
(2) Research notes provided by Jo Gross, 1033 Fox Orchard Run, Fort Wayne, IN 47828.
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