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Ohio Columbus Barber
Birth: Apr. 20, 1841
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1920
Summit County
Ohio, USA

Businessman. First worked in his father's Akron, Ohio Match Company. He was such a successful salesman that he later founded Barberton, Ohio and moved the family business there, where he built a lavish mansion. The house is gone today but the gothic-style horse stables still stand. O.C. would become known as "the Match King of America". 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Barber (1805 - 1879)
  Eliza Smith Barber (1817 - 1899)
 
 Spouses:
  Laura L. Brown Barber (1846 - 1894)*
  Mary Orr Barber (1874 - 1946)*
 
 Children:
  Anna Laura Barber Bevan (1867 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hariet Barber*
  Hiram Barber (1808 - ____)*
  George Herschel Barber (1838 - 1864)*
  Ohio Columbus Barber (1841 - 1920)
  Alfred Barber (1846 - 1848)*
  Henrietta Eleanor Barber Robinson (1848 - 1908)*
  S. Catherine Barber (1851 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glendale Cemetery
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sec. 22
 
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Originally Created by: Mr. Ed
Record added: Feb 10, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5200529
Ohio Columbus Barber
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