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Sgt John N. Barry

Sgt John N. Barry

Birth
Howard County, Maryland, USA
Death 13 Oct 1915 (aged 81–82)
District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Plot Section: M Lot: 103 Site: 5
Memorial ID 102165930 · View Source
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PARTIAL WASHINGTON POST ARTICLE DATED OCTOBER 17, 1915, PAGE R3

Former Sergeant John N. Barry, 82 years old, a retired policeman, died Wednesday night at his home, 497 E street southwest, from paralysis. He was a native of Howard County, Maryland, and a miller by trade. He entered the police service in 1867, serving 45 years, most of the time in southwest Washington. July 1, 1915, he was honorably retired and placed on the police pension roll at $50 a month.

He resided opposite the Fourth police precinct, where he was a frequent visitor. He is survived by a son, Dr. Edmund Barry, a former police surgeon, and a daughter, Mrs Cole, wife of Detective H.A. Cole, of the First precinct. The funeral services were held yesterday afternoon from his residence and the interment was in Rock Creek cemetery.


The 1910 Census reveals:

Household Gender Age Birthplace
self John W Barry M 76y Maryland
son John W Barry M 40y District of Columbia
son Harry W Barry M 27y District of Columbia
dau Sophie Barry F 30y District of Columbia
Henry A Cole M 35y Maryland
dau Katie B Cole F 29y District of Columbia

The 1900 Census reveals:

Household Gender Age Birthplace
head John N Barry M 67 Maryland
wife Sarah J Barry F 53 Virginia
son John N Barry M 31 District Of Columbia
son Benjamin F Barry M 29 District Of Columbia
daughter Sophia Barry F 27 District Of Columbia
son James R Barry M 25 District Of Columbia
son Thomas F Barry M 23 District Of Columbia
daughter Catherine Berry F 21 District Of Columbia
son Harry W Berry M 19 District Of Columbia

John Jr, is also a police officer.


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  • Created by: John Rentz
  • Added: 14 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102165930
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt John N. Barry (Oct 1833–13 Oct 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102165930, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by John Rentz (contributor 46781289) .