Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Tombstone Tuesday - Nathaniel Barber

Memory or
Nathaniel Barber
Citizen of Smithland in Ky.
for his last 10 [16?] years. Son of
Uriah & Barbara
Barber born the 11th Nov
1792 in Northumberland
County Pensylvania died
Sept 2, 1833 aged 41 years
3 months & 21 days
A man of usefulness & amiable
temper. He has left a mourning father
with a numerous circle of connections
and friends in Scioto County, Ohio
[remainder illegible]

Buried in Smithland Cemetery, Livingston County, Kentucky. Nathaniel Barber first appears on the 1824 Livingston County tax list. That same year he purchased lot 83 at the corner of Charlotte and Court streets in Smithland.

Tombstone photographed 1 July 2009. Click on photo for an enlarged view.

Copyright on text and photographs
by Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG
Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thank you so much for posting this picture of a person in my family tree. The information was also greatly appreciated.