Andrew Elias “Andy” Barker

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Andrew Elias “Andy” Barker

Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Death 23 Dec 1951 (aged 64)
Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Burial West Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 58497480 · View Source
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Andrew was the son of Merrimon Micaja "Mack" Barker and Dulsenia S "Dulcie" Upton. He was born at home in the Alarka Community of Swain County.

He married Laurena Melvina Carson ca. 1907 in Swain County.

Andy, as he was known locally, worked at the Alarka Timber Company. He continued to live in Swain County through the late 1920s.

He and Laurena would move to Buncombe County where he is found living in the Upper Hominy area of west Asheville in the 1930 census.

Andy was a carpenter by trade.

He was 64-years of age.

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  • Maintained by: Trails of History
  • Originally Created by: James Archer
  • Added: 11 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58497480
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Elias “Andy” Barker (4 Feb 1887–23 Dec 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58497480, citing Cedar Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, West Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Trails of History (contributor 47272808) .