William M. Barker

William M. Barker (abt. 1836 - 1864)

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William M. (Billy) "Rid" Barker
Born about in Marion County, Alabama, United Statesmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Alabama, United Statesmap
Died in Jasper, Walker County, Alabama, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified | Created 28 Apr 2015
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Son of Ira W. Barker b 1804 Mass., died in Itawamba Co, MS (lived in SC and Tenn, settling in MS).

1st AL Calvary, Union, Civil War (died in CW)


William Barker was born about 1836 in Marion County, Alabama. He was the son of Ira Barker Nancy Unknown. William married Katherine Angeline Taylor 9 March 1859. William had went north and fought for the north in the war. Upon returning home from the war he was hanged in Jasper, Alabama. [1].


  1. Information obtained by Mary Atkins.

Sources provided by Mary Atkins:

  • 1860 US Census
1860 Pikeville Marion, AL p126
  • Chaffin Genealogy - By: Verner Bee (Fry) Chaffin; 1999.
  • Family History as remembered by Jim Chaffin
  • The Heritage of Lamar County, Alabama Vol. 38


Thank you to Mary Atkins for creating WikiTree profile Taylor-33228 on Thursday, May 26, 2016. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Mary and others.

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