Espy Barnes

Espy Barnes

Death 3 Nov 1922 (aged 46)
Burial Colerain Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 17058749 · View Source
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1900 PA Census: Bedford Co. Colerain Twp. ed 8, p. 8a, line 1
Series T623, roll 1375, dwelling 136, family 140, 13 June 1900

Espy BARNES, Boarder, May 1876, age 24, single, b. Penna., parents b. Penna., [occupation illegible]
[Boarder in home of Samuel & Etta Cessna]

Bedford, PA: Bedford Gazette, issue of Friday, 24 April 1914, p. 4, col. 4


April 21

Espy Barnes of Cumberland visited his sisters, Mrs. George Stucky and Mrs. Joseph Howsare, over Sunday.


BARNES 23 Jul 1914 Espy Barnes has filed a petition asking that he be granted an absolute divorce from his wife Jennie Barnes on statutory grounds. The bill cites they were married Nov 1910 at Hendricks WV and lived together until March 1911.

World War I Draft Registration Card

Address: 400 Arch St., Cumberland, Md.
Age in Years: 42
Date of Birth: May 29, 1876
Race: White
Citizen: Native Born
Occupation: Driver
Employer: Queen City
Nearest Relative: Walter E. Barnes, Rainsburgh, Pa.
Signature: Espy Barnes
Description of Registrant:
Height: Medium
Build: Medium
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Light
Signature of Registrar: Roscoe T. McElfish
Date of Registration: Sept. 12, 1918
Division No. 4, County of Allegany
Cumberland, Md.

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of Health
Bureau of Vital Statistics
Certificate of Death
Place of Death: Harrisburg State Hospital, Susquehanna Twp. Dauphin County
Personal and Statistical Particulars
Sex: Male
Color or Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: May 29, 1876
Age: 46y 5m 4d
Occupation: Day Laborer
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Name of Father: John Barnes
Birthplace of Father: Penna.
Maiden Name of Mother: Eliza Jay
Birthplace of Mother: Penna.
Informant: R.F.L. Ridgway, Hbg. State Hospital
Medical Certificate of Death:
Date of Death: Nov. 3, 1922, 11:20 a.m.
Cause of Death: General Paralysis
Signature: R.F.L. Ridgway, M.D., Nov. 3, 1922, Hbg. State Hospital
Burial: Bedford, Pa., Nov. 4, 1922
Undertaker: Rudolph K. Spicer, Hbg. Pa.

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  • Maintained by: Michael S. Caldwell
  • Originally Created by: Darla
  • Added: 17 Dec 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17058749
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Espy Barnes (29 May 1876–3 Nov 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17058749, citing Woods Church Cemetery, Colerain Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Michael S. Caldwell (contributor 47174042) .