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Elizabeth Valentine Labar
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1830
Fairfield County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1903
Huntington
Huntington County
Indiana, USA

Elizabeth Valentine was born December 14, 1830, in Clear Creek Township, Fairfield County, Ohio, the daughter of George and Elizabeth Knouff Valentine, who migrated to Fairfield County, Ohio, from Frederick County, Maryland. She was likewise the granddaughter of Jacob and Anna Mary Freeze Valentine of Frederick County, Maryland. On January 28, 1847, she married in Fairfield County to Amos Labar, son of John Leonard and Catherine Eckhard Lebar. They were the parents of 4 known children: Sarah E., Mary A., Caroline M. and William Hugo C. Labar. After leaving Fairfield County, the family lived for a while in Henry County, Ohio, before eventually settling in Huntington County, Indiana. Elizabeth passed away on September 1, 1903, in Huntington County, Indiana, and was buried on the 4th in Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery in Huntington.


Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958:

Groom's Name: Amos Labar
Bride's Name: Elizabeth Valentine
Marriage Date: 28 Jan 1847
Marriage Place: Fairfield County, Ohio
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02273-7
System Origin: Ohio-EASy
Source Film Number: 295269


Fairfield County Marriages, 1840-1850:

"1A, 310, #3693. Amos Labas & Elizabeth Valentine, obtained by Peter Leist & lines from her father filed, no other data."


Obituary for Elizabeth Valentine Labar from the Huntington Herald-Press of September, 1903:

"Friends of the LaBarr family, of East Franklin street, were greatly suprised this morning upon learning that Mrs. Elizabeth LaBarr, mother of W.H. LaBarr, the Erie fireman, had died Wednesday evening at 8:30 o'clock. The lady had been ill only since Sunday and her illness was not thought to be serious. She first suffered a bilious attack and it is thought her death was due to heart trouble. She walked around the home Wednesday and between 7:30 and 8:00 o'clock her son, William, assisted her upstairs. Climbing the stairs seemed to weaken her and she at once grew worse and a physician was called. He arrived a short time before she died. Mrs. LaBarr was the youngest child of Mr. and Mrs. George Valentine and was born in Fairfield County, Ohio. She came to Huntington twenty years ago and at the time of her death was seventy-three years old. She was the mother of four children, they being Mrs. Joseph Smith, of Ridgeville, Ohio; Mrs. Carrie McGarvey of Coltos, Ohio with whom she visited three weeks ago; Mrs. Hezekiah Kilander, of this city, and W. H. LaBarr, the Erie fireman, at whose home she died. The funeral will be held at the residence Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, Rev. Jacob Wise officiating. She was a member of the Evangelical church fifty years."
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Valentine (1782 - 1859)
  Elizabeth Knouff Valentine (1783 - 1841)
 
 Spouse:
  Amos Labar (1826 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Mary A. Labar Kilander (1848 - 1929)*
  Caroline M. Labar McGarvey (1849 - 1940)*
  William Hugo C. Labar (1865 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Zachariah Valentine (1807 - ____)*
  Noah Valentine (1809 - 1893)*
  Catherine Valentine Leist (1810 - 1886)*
  Mary Valentine Gehrett (1811 - 1897)*
  Jacob Knouff Valentine (1813 - 1880)*
  John Knouff Valentine (1816 - 1844)*
  George Valentine (1818 - 1888)*
  Levi B. Valentine (1821 - 1897)*
  Samuel Knouff Valentine (1822 - 1902)*
  Amos Valentine (1824 - 1851)*
  Milton Valentine (1826 - 1891)*
  Elizabeth Valentine Labar (1830 - 1903)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery
Huntington
Huntington County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Gregg Freese
Record added: Jul 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93213594
Elizabeth <i>Valentine</i> Labar
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