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Claude Elmer BarkerAge: 35 years18941930

Claude Elmer Barker
Given names
Claude Elmer
Birth August 9, 1894 29 26
Birth of a brotherThomas Robert Barker
January 26, 1897 (Age 2 years)
Note: Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas, USA
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH
Birth of a sisterJessie Agnes Barker
February 17, 1899 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterEdith Irene Barker
August 20, 1902 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterEthel Pauline Barker
August 20, 1902 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterIda Mae Barker
August 3, 1905 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherJohnnie Franklin Barker
June 6, 1908 (Age 13 years)
Death of a sisterVina Isaphena Barker
December 28, 1908 (Age 14 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 21 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 22 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 23 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Death of a sisterJessie Agnes Barker
January 11, 1924 (Age 29 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 35 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Death March 9, 1930 (Age 35 years)

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: August 13, 1885Eldorado, Butler, Kansas, USA
9 years
5 years
younger sister
-12 years
elder sister
16 years
younger sister
-6 years
younger brother
11 years
younger brother
-15 years
elder sister
10 years
younger sister
-14 years
elder brother
17 years
younger sister



Microfilm: 1394430 Submission: AF83-111911

  1. Generation 1
    1. Claude Elmer Barker, son of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on August 9, 1894 in Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas and died on March 9, 1930 at the age of 35.