|Birth: ||Jan. 22, 1819|
New Hampshire, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 7, 1862|
The son of Nathan Derby & Susanna (Hastings) Barker. Killed at the Battle of Shiloh.
He served with Co. G, 14th Wisconsin Regiment.
It appears his remains were not recovered, but a newspaper article ca 1912 stated that his name would be inscribed on a tablet at Shiloh.
His entry at Shiloh can be found here.
Nathan Derby Barker (1789 - 1866)
Susanna(h) Hastings Barker (1788 - 1873)
Lucius Barker (1819 - 1862)
Thomas Hastings Barker (1821 - 1856)*
Charles Barker (1822 - 1913)*
Lucy D Barker Wheelock (1824 - 1885)*
Sarah Jane Barker Allen (1829 - 1885)*
Francis A. Barker (1832 - 1834)*
Cenotaph (at Fitchburg, MA):
Nathan D. & Susan Barker:
died Sept. 24, 1834,
Aged 2 yrs. 3 ms. 7 days.
A member of 14 Wis. Regt.
Killed in Pittsburg Landing, Tenn.
April 7, 1862.
Aged 43 yrs. 2 mos.
Note: The gravestone photographed on this memorial is the reverse side of his parents' gravestone at Laurel Hill, Fitchburg, MA-NOT his place of burial.
Shiloh National Military Park
Plot: Probably on the battlefield
Maintained by: Bill Bourbeau
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jul 01, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9023725