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William Calvin BarkerAge: 81 years18641946

Name
William Calvin Barker
Given names
William Calvin
Surname
Barker
Birth December 25, 1864
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 2 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://goo.gl/Gz2kHh
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 2 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 4 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://goo.gl/Xafdg5
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 13 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageDorzina Ellen KirkpatrickView this family
August 13, 1885 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Vina Isaphena Barker
September 7, 1886 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Wallace James Barker
July 8, 1888 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Edna Lecutria Barker
January 9, 1893 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Claude Elmer Barker
August 9, 1894 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Thomas Robert Barker
January 26, 1897 (Age 32 years)
Note: Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas, USA
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 33 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 daughter
#6
Jessie Agnes Barker
February 17, 1899 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Edith Irene Barker
August 20, 1902 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Ethel Pauline Barker
August 20, 1902 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Ida Mae Barker
August 3, 1905 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#10
Johnnie Franklin Barker
June 6, 1908 (Age 43 years)
Death of a daughterVina Isaphena Barker
December 28, 1908 (Age 44 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 51 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 52 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 53 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
Marriage of a childThomas Robert BarkerEmma Margaret RauhutView this family
March 3, 1920 (Age 55 years)
Death of a daughterJessie Agnes Barker
January 11, 1924 (Age 59 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 64 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 of a sonClaude Elmer Barker
March 9, 1930 (Age 65 years)

Death of a wifeDorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick
September 13, 1934 (Age 69 years)
Death of a sonWallace James Barker
1937 (Age 72 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 76 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://goo.gl/QfFDwG
Death February 24, 1946 (Age 81 years)
Burial
Family with Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 13, 1885Eldorado, Butler, Kansas, USA
9 years
son
5 years
daughter
-12 years
daughter
16 years
daughter
-6 years
son
11 years
son
-15 years
daughter
10 years
daughter
-14 years
son
17 years
daughter

Note

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Microfilm: 1394430 Submission: AF83-111911


  1. Generation 1
    1. William Calvin Barker was born on December 25, 1864 in Olathe, Johnson, Kansas and died on February 24, 1946 in Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas at the age of 81. He married Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, daughter of Josephus Kirkpatrick and Isaphena J. Hamilton, on August 13, 1885 in Eldorado, Butler, Kansas. She was born on January 14, 1868 in Pike Co., Illinois, USA and died on September 13, 1934 in Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas at the age of 66.

      Children of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick:

      1. Claude Elmer Barker (18941930)
      2. Jessie Agnes Barker (18991924)
      3. Vina Isaphena Barker (18861908)
      4. Edith Irene Barker (1902)
      5. Thomas Robert Barker (18971970)
      6. Johnnie Franklin Barker (19081979)
      7. Edna Lecutria Barker (18931963)
      8. Ethel Pauline Barker (19021969)
      9. Wallace James Barker (18881937)
      10. Ida Mae Barker (19051976)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    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.

    2. Jessie Agnes Barker, daughter of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on February 17, 1899 in Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas and died on January 11, 1924 at the age of 24.

    3. Vina Isaphena Barker, daughter of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on September 7, 1886 in Near Eldorado, Butler, Kansas and died on December 28, 1908 at the age of 22.

    4. Edith Irene Barker, daughter of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on August 20, 1902 in Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas.

    5. Thomas Robert Barker, son of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on January 26, 1897 in Potosi Twp., Linn, Kansas and died on March 19, 1970 in Garnett, Anderson, Kansas at the age of 73. He married Emma Margaret Rauhut, daughter of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, on March 3, 1920 in Iola, Allen, Kansas. She was born on January 4, 1900 in Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas and died on May 9, 1974 in Paola, Miami, Kansas at the age of 74.

    6. Johnnie Franklin Barker, son of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on June 6, 1908 in Galena, Cherokee, Kansas and died on February 25, 1979 at the age of 70.

    7. Edna Lecutria Barker, daughter of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on January 9, 1893 in Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas and died on October 6, 1963 at the age of 70.

    8. Ethel Pauline Barker, daughter of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on August 20, 1902 in Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas and died in March 1969 in Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas at the age of 66. She married William Wesley Rauhut, son of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler.

      Ethel Pauline Barker and William Wesley Rauhut had 3 children.

    9. Wallace James Barker, son of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on July 8, 1888 in Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas and died in 1937 at the age of 48.

    10. Ida Mae Barker, daughter of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, was born on August 3, 1905 in Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas and died on February 1, 1976 at the age of 70.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.