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George Wesley Barrier, Sr

  • Birth 3 Jul 1808 Wayne County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 14 Dec 1880 Barrier, Wayne County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Monticello, Wayne County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 69429283

Son of Reverend Richard Barrier and Catherine Massey Barrier; husband of Francis "Franky" Buster; father of at least the following children: Cyrus, Sarah "Sally", George Jr., John, Calvin and Richard.

At the age of 53, George enlisted and fought for the Confederacy as a Private with the 20th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, mustering out in 1865.

He died at his homestead on the Little South Fork and was buried in the family cemetery alongside his wife Franky.

The Barrier family cemetery is located south west, of Route 92 south of Monticello, on Burfield Hollow Road.

§ By CL Hileman

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  • Maintained by: CL Hileman
  • Originally Created by: Sharon Brown
  • Added: 6 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69429283
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Wesley Barrier, Sr (3 Jul 1808–14 Dec 1880), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69429283, citing Dabney - Barrier Cemetery, Monticello, Wayne County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by CL Hileman (contributor 47502760) .