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 John Paul Barger

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John Paul Barger

  • Birth 9 Jul 1858 Monroe County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 11 May 1924 Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Lucas County, Iowa, USA
  • Plot Row 7 Grave 16
  • Memorial ID 37687131

Husband of Susan R. Umbenhower. Son of John N. Barger and Catherine Siglough


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, May 29, 1924


John P. Barger, son of John N. and Catherine Barger, was born in Monroe county, Iowa, on July 9, 1858, and died at Hastings, Neb., May 11, 1924, aged 65 years, 10 months and 6 days.

He was converted when a boy and joined the M. E. church. Later he was sanctified and had led a consistent Christian life up to his death.

He was married to Susie R. Umbenhower in 1892, and to this union five children were born, three boys and two girls. The two girls preceded him in death. The three boys, Abraham, Azel and Elza, are left to mourn their loss.

He lived for a number of years in the Coal Glen neighborhood, was Sunday School superintendent and a faithful attendant at church. He was highly respected by everyone.

Largely attended funeral services were conducted by R. B. Bingaman at the Coal Glen church on Monday, May 19th, at two o'clock and interment was in the Coal Glen cemetery.

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  • Created by: Skip
  • Added: 29 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37687131
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Paul Barger (9 Jul 1858–11 May 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37687131, citing Coal Glen Cemetery, Lucas County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Skip (contributor 46976613) .