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Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Riddle Barker
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1863
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1948
Castro County
Texas, USA

Martha, known as Mattie, was the daughter of Joe & Martha (Hopkins) Riddle.

In 1889 Mattie married William McKinney Barker, born in Maury Co, TN to Elisha & Corinthia Beasier (Barker). Their children were Orbie Ray, Arbie, Mary, Carrie, Cassie, & Octa.

William died from a Coronary Occlusion at 10:30 a.m. on Feb. 14, 1944. He had lived 76 years, 9days, & 18 months.

She was 82 years, 8 months, & 5 days old when she died in the early morning hours at 12:15 a.m. on July 16, 1948. The contributing cause of death was Old Age, which resulted in Cachexia (general ill health & lack of nutrition). Her death certificate was signed by Mr. R.V. McMahon of Dimmitt. She was buried July 17.

Researched & compiled by Virginia Brown
Family links: 
  Willis McKinney Barker (1867 - 1944)*
  Orbie Ray Barker (1891 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Newport Cemetery
Jack County
Texas, USA
Plot: Row 08, Block 088
Maintained by: Virginia Brown
Originally Created by: Eva Whitehead
Record added: Sep 01, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7817351
Martha Elizabeth Mattie <i>Riddle</i> Barker
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Martha Elizabeth Mattie <i>Riddle</i> Barker
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- Virginia Brown
 Added: Aug. 27, 2012

- Bob Barker
 Added: Apr. 24, 2007

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