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James Barr (abt. 1710)

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James Barr
Born about in Mayo, Irelandmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 9 Dec 2015 | Last significant change: 21 May 2018
16:46: Kenneth Shelton added Jane Barr as sibling for James Barr. [Thank Kenneth for this]
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James Barr has Irish ancestors.


Jeannette Barr, daughter of James Barr, a man of wealth, whose wife was a Caldwell. She was a niece of Lady Jane Barr, a woman of considerable prominence in Ireland . [1]

The information listed above is a copy of the record in an old Bible in the possession of J. Bruce Cloyd, Mosheim, Tennessee, except the marriages are not included and the name is spelled Cloid. The Bible is reputed to have been brought from Ireland. [2]

U.S. Supreme Court BARR v. CRAIG, 2 U.S. 151 (1792) 2 U.S. 151 (Dall.)

Barr v. Craig*

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

March Term, 1792[3]



The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2015-12-09), entry for James /Barr/.

Researcher's note

"History of the Barr Family" O'Barr O'Bar Some of the Barre family moved to Ireland,

Origins Available: French, German, Irish, Scottish

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