Daily Archives: January 11, 2018

Mary Ann Holt Barker b. 11 January 1840, Johnston City, Illinois

Today is the birthday of my 2nd Great-grandmother, Mary Ann Pain/Payne Holt.  She was born 11 January 1840 in Johnston City, Williamson, Illinois. Here are some memories of her from her granddaughter, Florence Elizabeth Smith (1899-1990): I remember Grandma Barker … Continue reading

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Rufus Orrin Barker b. 11 Jan 1882, d. 5 March 1941, husband of Ella Isadora Bushman

  Bushman Family History by Newbern I. Butt, p. 22: Major occupation, farmer and poultryman. One year of college work at Snow College. Was watermaster at Fairview for 15 years. Active in Church choir, Sunday School teacher and in S.S. … Continue reading

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