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Rev Joseph Barker
Birth: Oct. 19, 1751
Branford
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 1815
Middleboro
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA

U.S. Congressman. He attended Harvard College for two years, graduated from Yale College, in 1771, studied theology was licensed to preach, in 1775 and ordained to the ministry, in 1781. He was a pastor of the First Congregational Church of Middleboro, Massachusetts, when elected as a Republican to the Ninth and Tenth Congresses, serving (1805-09). Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was a member of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, (1812-13) and continued in the ministry, until his death at age 64. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Eunice Stebbins Barker (1760 - 1809)*
 
 Children:
  William Barker (1787 - 1809)*
  Mary Barker (1798 - 1798)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Erected
to the memory of
Rev. Joseph Barker A.M.
who died
July 25, 1815
in his 64th Year
and 34th of his
Ministry
 
Burial:
Cemetery at The Green
Middleboro
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7505860
Rev Joseph Barker
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Rev Joseph Barker
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Rev Joseph Barker
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I too, light a candle for Joseph Barker. Rest in Christ.
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 Added: Sep. 24, 2013
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