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Barker, Alfred Great, 1795-1873

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1795 - 1873

Biography

Alfred Great Barker was born June 5, 1795 in Northampton, England to William Barker and Eliza Brogden. He married Anne Morris on January 27, 1823 and together they had eleven children. Their family lived in Coventry, England and worked as ribbon weavers for several years. In the 1860s, Alfred and Anne joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They immigrated to the United States in 1870. He died on June 8, 1873 in Willard, Utah.

Citation:
Kinfolk.org, via WWW, November 3, 2020 (Alfred Great Barker; b. June 5, 1795 in Northampton, England to William Barker and Eliza Brogden; m. Anne Morris on January 27, 1823; together had eleven children; d. June 8, 1873 in Willard, Utah) The Alfred Great Barker Family, via WWW, November 3, 2020 (Alfred Great Barker; family lived in Coventry, England; worked as ribbon weavers for several years; Alfred and Anne joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the 1860s; immigrated to the United States in 1870)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Genealogies and Biographies of the Alfred Great Barker family

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 923
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 20 leaves photocopied from a typewritten compilation assembled and written by Hazel Barker Bott of her great-grandfather's family and descendants. Bott has included short biographies and photos. Alfred Great Barker and family were ribbon weavers in Coventry, England. They were converted to the Mormon Church in 1865, immigrated to America in 1879, and came to Utah in 1872, leaving some of their children in England.

Dates: 1949-1969