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Marion Friends Cemetery ~ Miles Albert Barber ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Barber, Miles Albert
LAST: Barber FIRST: Miles MID: Albert
BORN: 21 Apr 1868 DIED: 8 May 1938 BURIED: 11 May 1938
OCCUPATION:  Dairyman; Post Master
BIRTH PLACE:  Michigan
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
OSBH DC (Marion County 1938) #432 – Miles Albert Barber, male, married, post master, b. 21 Apr 1868 in Michigan, d. 8 May 1938 in Salem, Oregon (Capital Theater) at the age of 70 y’s 7 d’s, name of father Ruluf Barber (b. Michigan), maiden name of mother Maryetta Roe (b. Michigan), interment 11 May at Marion, undertaker Clough-Barrick, informant Effie M. Barber of Marion.
1900 OR CENSUS - Miles Barber, age 32, occupation dairyman, b. Apr 1868 in Michigan, is enumerated with his wife of 6 years Effie, age 26, mother of 2 children, b. May 1874 in Iowa, along with Gladys, age 4, b. Jul 1895 in Oregon, and Royal, age 1, b. Apr 1899 in Oregon. Also enumerated with the family are Paul McKee, identified as servant, age 17, b. Jun 1882 in Missouri, and George Smith, identified as servant, age 45, b. May 1855 in New York.
Postmaster Dies Suddenly Sunday
MARION—Miles A. Barber, 70, postmaster of Marion, died suddenly Sunday night in Salem, where he and Mrs. Barber were visiting for the evening. He had been in apparent good health.; Mr. Barber, a resident here for more than 20 years, is survived by the widow, Effie M.; seven children, Royal J. of Marion, Wayne of Halsey, Mrs. Doris Robbins of Turner, Mrs. Gladys Boyce and Mrs. Francis Snyder of Salem, Mrs. Elma Cost of San Jose, Calif., and Mrs. Marian Stafford of Portland; a brother, Fred of Huston, Mont., and a sister, Mrs. Harriett Barker, also of Montana. Funeral arrangements are in charge of Clough-Barrick at Salem.
Oregon Statesman 10 May 1938 4:2
Miles A.
1868 – 1938
(shares marker with Effie)
OSBH DC (Marion County 1938) #432
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Marion, ED 141, sheet 9A)
OS 10 May 1938 4:2
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