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William B. Barker
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1834, England
Death: Feb. 24, 1899
River Falls
Pierce County
Wisconsin, USA

Co. C
1st Wisconsin Cav.
BARKER - At his home in the town of Trimbelle, Feb 24th, 1899 William Barker aged 65 years.
Mr Barker was born in Sheffield England, March 30, 1834. He came to Wisconsin in 1843 and to Pierce Co. in 1876. He was married to his bereaved wife in 1870. To them were born five children, one daughter' preceding them to the other world. He served his country four years and three months during the Rebellion. The funeral was held at Beldenville, Feb. 28, Rev. G. Derby officiating. His comrades of the G.A. R. were in attendance and laid him to rest. He was a good man ad the bereaved family have the sympathy of many friends River Falls Journal 3-9-1899 
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  Anna B Barnes Barker (1847 - 1923)*
  Elizabeth Ellen Barker Locke (1871 - 1899)*
  Edward Hiram Barker (1872 - 1941)*
  Frank Marshall Barker (1877 - 1961)*
  Mable Anna Barker Hackett (1883 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Thurston Hill Cemetery
Pierce County
Wisconsin, USA
Maintained by: JLH
Originally Created by: Gareth Horvath
Record added: Oct 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98769693
William B. Barker
Added by: Bruce Gordon Waddell
William B. Barker
Added by: Genealogy Helper
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Dear 2nd Great Grandfather, Your tombstone stands among the rest, neglected and alone. The name and date are chiseled out on polished, marbled stone. It reaches out to all who care. It is much too late to mourn. You did not know that I'd exist, you died a...(Read more)
- Bruce Gordon Waddell
 Added: Jan. 23, 2015

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