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John Wesley Barb
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Birth: Jul. 8, 1854
Monongalia County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1917
Mapletown
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA

John W. Barb, farmer and stock-grower, Mapletown, Penn., was born in Monongalia County, W. Va., July 8, 1854. His parents, Gideon and Sarah (Webb) Barb, were natives of Old Virginia, and of German descent. He died Sunday, December 9, at his home at Mapletown, aged 63 years. Death resulted from paralysis from which he had been suffering for over a year.

He was a life-long member of the M. E. church. He was also a member of the Greensboro lodge, Loyal Order of Moose, of the P. O. S. of A., and the Royal Arcanum. He married Miss Louisa Mestrazet, who survives, together with the following children: Mrs. George (Lillian) Gapen and Miss Minnie Barb, at home; Charles A. Barb, Lamar G. Barb, Mrs. Frank (Ethel) Donham and Arthur Barb, all of Mapletown, and William H. Barb, one of the selectives who left Waynesburg last Friday for Camp Sherman, Chillicothe, O. 
 
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 Parents:
  Gideon Barb (1810 - 1885)
  Sarah Webb Barb (1812 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Elizabeth Mestrezat Barb (1856 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Lillian M. Barb Gapen (1878 - 1969)*
  Minnie Barb Minor (1879 - 1943)*
  Charles Alexander Barb (1882 - 1939)*
  Helen M Barb (1892 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  Roseann Barb Donham (____ - 1918)*
  William Harvey Barb (1850 - 1896)*
  John Wesley Barb (1854 - 1917)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Monongahela Hill Cemetery
Greensboro
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Mar 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49709825
John Wesley Barb
Added by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
 
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