Mordecai Barnes

Mordecai Barnes

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 31 Jan 1929 (aged 82)
Coatesville, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 29912819 · View Source
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Husband of Anna Conrad Barnes.

Father of Edmund Jesse, Edith L., Estella and Mary L. Barnes.

Served as a Private with the 27th Regiment of the Pennsylvania Militia during the Civil War.

Mordecai first worked as a store clerk, before the war, and them became a Supervisor of an Iron Works in Wilmington, De. He was last employed at the Luken's Steel Company.

Obits:

Daily Local News, West Chester, Chester County, Pa
February 1, 1929

BARNES- In Coatesville, on Jan. 31st, 1929, Mordecai Barnes, in his 83d year.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral without further notice from his late residence, 333 East Chestnut st., on Monday, Feb. 4, at 10 o'clock a.m. Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.

Ibid:

MORDECAI BARNES

Mordecai Barnes, one of the city's oldest and most highly esteemed men, passed away at his home, 333 Chestnut street, yesterday afternoon. He had not been seriously ill but a few days. He was 82 years of age and came to this city from Wilmington, Del., in 1905, but had been a resident when a young man, having been born here. He leaves two daughters, Estella, at home, and Mrs. James D. Stroud, of Wilmington. Two brothers and two sisters also survive. They are: Edward H. Barnes, of this city; Jesse M. Barnes, of Massachusetts; Mrs. J. S. Meginnis, of Philadelphia, and Mrs. Hannah Little, of Norwood, Delaware county. Mr. Barnes was a member of the Masonic fraternity and of the Episcopal Church, both affiliations being in Wilmington.


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 18 Sep 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 29912819
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mordecai Barnes (2 Apr 1846–31 Jan 1929), Find a Grave Memorial no. 29912819, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .