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Jacob Smith Barnhart
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Birth: Jan., 1828
Centre County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1906
Charles City
Floyd County
Iowa, USA

Born in 1828 to Jacob and Mary Holt Barnhart. In 1849 he became a daguerrean artist, and subsequently a photographer. Ten years later he purchased an interest in the Democratic Watchman of Pennsylvania, which paper he subsequently purchased and became sole editor and proprietor. He married in 1860 to Miss Margaery G. Durst. He was admitted to the bar in 1871, and soon after opened an office. In 1877 he moved with his family to Charles City, Iowa. He engaged in the practice of law. He was a stenographer and a teacher of that. He was also a natural musician, and was a lively performer on the flute and violin. His poems appeared quite extensively in the leading periodicals. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Barnhart (1784 - 1874)
  Mary Holt Barnhart (1792 - 1879)
 
 Sibling:
  John Holt Barnhart (1818 - 1886)*
  Jacob Smith Barnhart (1828 - 1906)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Charles City
Floyd County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Range 19, Section 17, Row 19, Space 1A Interred on 9/5/1906
 
Created by: John Harman
Record added: Jul 06, 2007
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Jacob Smith Barnhart
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