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US Civil War Soldiers flag   Charles Edward  BARKER

  (b. January 1845China, Maine, USA   d. 30 May 1907Richmond, Maine, USA )  
Age: 63
Cause of Death: heart failure
Summary: Charles Edward BARKER was born January 1845 in China, Maine, USA. Charles Edward BARKER was the child of

He married  Frances M PERKINS 10 June 1869 .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. They divorced. Frances M PERKINS  was born July 1851 in Damariscotta, Maine, USA .  She died 29 September 1917 in Augusta, Maine, USA .  She was the daughter of Enoch PERKINS and Mariam (Merriam) JONES.

He married  (2) Levora BUBIER 7 August 1897 in Maine, USA . 

Charles Edward BARKER died 30 May 1907 in Richmond, Maine, USA.
NOTE: Jessie Cobb worked for his daughter's (Alice) family in Sabattus, Maine at the time of her murder

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Charles Edward BARKER married flag  Frances M PERKINS-- Date: 10 June 1869 Place: 
Frances M PERKINS was the daughter of Enoch PERKINS and Mariam (Merriam) JONES

Libelant: Frances M. Barker
Libelee: Charles E. Barker
Date of Marriage: 10 June 1869
Date of Divorce: 24 Sept. 1894
Her Former Name:
County Where Divorced: Somerset
Source: Maine Divorce Index, 2/ 34

flag  Alice A BARKER (b.March 1870, Waterville, Maine, USA  d. bet. 1919-1957, )
m. Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT 18 April 1896

flag  Alberton Bradford BARKER (b.2 October 1873, Crystal, Maine, USA  d. 28 January 1957, Gardiner, Maine, USA)
m. Sarah Lucy KIRK 22 March 1897

flag  Harry W BARKER (b.October 1873, Crystal, Maine, USA  d. 1936, , Maine, USA)
m. Gertrude M SEDGLEY 30 July 1896

flag  Lucy (Louise) BARKER (b.abt. 1883, Fairfield, Maine, USA  d. bet. 1907-1957, )
m. Sumner Christopher ERSKINE 21 June 1902

Charles Edward BARKER married flag  Levora BUBIER-- Date: 7 August 1897 Place: , Maine, USA 

Name of Groom: Charles E. BARKER
Groom's Place of Residence: Pittsfield, Me.
Name of Bride: Levora BUBIER
Bride's Place of Residence: Pittsfield, Me.
Marriage Date: Saturday, 7 Aug. 1897
Marriage Certificate Number: Not available

Name of Groom: Charles E. BARKER
Groom's Place of Residence: Pittsfield, Me.
Name of Bride: Lurora CARR
Bride's Place of Residence: Pittsfield, Me.
Marriage Date: Saturday, 7 Aug. 1897
Marriage Certificate Number: Not available

Groom's place of birth: Winslow, Me

Source citation: "Maine Marriages, 1892-1966, 1977-1996," database, Maine Genealogy ( individual_marriage_record.asp?id=314351 : accessed 3 Jun 2012), entry for Charles E. BARKER and Levora BUBIER, Saturday, 7 Aug. 1897, citing Maine Vital Records.

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"Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records, 1676-1918,"...
Charles Edward BARKER - Evergreen Memorial Cemetery 
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Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
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January 1845
China, Maine, USA

1839 Parent's marriage?
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USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
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USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
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USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S. - February 2, 1848

1850 Crystal Plantation, Aroostook, Maine
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USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
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USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations
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USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
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1860 Patten, Arostook, Maine
Henry Barker, 41?, farmer, b. Maine
Olive Barker, 46?, housewife, b. Maine
Charles E Barker, 16,...

USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861. education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html - December 20, 1860

Civil War
Barker, Charles E.

REGIMENT NAME:22nd Regiment, Maine...

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
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USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States - February 8, 1861

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
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USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia. - April 20, 1861

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
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USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America
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Name: Charles E Barker
Event Type: Military Service
Event Date: 10 Sep 1862
Event Place: Crystal ...

USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
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USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union). - July 3, 1863

USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.
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USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:
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1869 Marriage / Partner
Charles Edward BARKER and Frances M PERKINS 10 June 1869,

1870 - Parents - Crystal Plantation, Maine
name: Henry Barker
estimated birth year: 1812
gender: Male
age in 1870: 58y
color (white,...

1870 What is this?
Biddeford, York, Maine

name: Charles B Barker
estimated birth year: 1849
gender: Male
age in...

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870

1870 Birth of Child
Alice A BARKER was born March 1870, Waterville, Maine, USA
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USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.
March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis &...Read MORE...

1873 Birth of Child
Harry W BARKER was born October 1873, Crystal, Maine, USA
1873 Birth of Child
Alberton Bradford BARKER was born 2 October 1873, Crystal, Maine, USA
USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875
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USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion
May 10, 1876: The Centennial Exhibition opened in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at which Caroline...Read MORE...

USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:
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1880 Hersey, Aroostook, Maine
name: Charles E. Barker
residence: Hersey, Aroostook, Maine
birthdate: 1844
birthplace: Maine,...

USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.
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USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country. - May 1, 1884

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date. - December 6, 1884

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.
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World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885). - January 29, 1886

USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed. - February 2, 1887

1890 Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War
Charles E Barker
22nd Regiment, Maine Infantry, Company E
Enlisted: Sept 10, 1862
Discharged:...

USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ sdtimeln.htm - December 29, 1890

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.
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1896 - Crystal Plantation, Maine
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World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike

1897 - Gardiner, Me.
Living in Gardiner, Me. in 1897 according to son's marriage record.

1897 Marriage / Partner
Charles Edward BARKER and Levora BUBIER 7 August 1897, , Maine, USA
USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.
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USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.

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USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.
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1900 Hartland, Somerset, Maine
name: Charles E Barker
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residence: Hartland town, Somerset, Maine
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USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.
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USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.
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World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII. - January 22, 1901

1902 - Newburgh, Maine
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World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication
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USA 1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan

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USA 1903 - October - First World Series
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USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).
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USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal
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World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples. - April 7, 1906

1907 Death
Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922
NAME: Charles E Barker, age 64, b. China, Maine
DEATH: 30 May...

1907 Death
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85th Annual Report of the Town of Richmond Year Ending February 1, 1908
List of Delinquent Tax Payers of 1907 B. F. Curtis, col.
Charles E. Barker 1.39
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Name: Charles E Barker
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 30 May 1907
Event Place: Richmond, Maine, United States
Birth Date: 1846
Birthplace: China, Maine
GS Film number: 001001826
Digital Folder Number: 005246536
Image Number: 01434

"Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records, 1676-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https:/ / pal:/ MM9.1.1/ KXQC-XXS : accessed 24 Oct 2013), Charles E Barker, 1907.

Charles is buried at:
Evergreen Cemetery, Richmond, Maine
Added: 12/1/2010 12:12:23 PM

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