Lieutenant Thomas BARBER, Jr
Sergeant Nathaniel HOLCOMB, Sr
Samuel BARBER, Sr


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Elizabeth ADAMS

Thomas BARBER 2

  • Born: 1716, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
  • Married: 8 Dec 1737, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA 1
  • Died: 1792

   Ancestral File Number: 9K6R-GN.

   General Notes:

The Connecticut Barbers, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Connecticut, Donald S Barber, McDowell Publications, Utica NY, 1992, p12: "9. Samuel3 Barber, b probably Windsor CT 17 May 1673; d Simsbury Ct 18 Dec 1725; m Simsbury 17 Dec 1712 Sarah Holcomb, b 15 Feb 1678, d 1787, daughter of Nathaniel and Mary (Bliss) Holcomb...
"Children of Samuel and Sarah:
"22. Thomas4, b 1716; m Elizabeth Adams..."

The Chapin Book of Genealogical Data, With Brief Biographical Sketches of the Descendants of Deacon Samuel Chapin, Gilbert Warren Chapin, Vol I, Chapin Family Association, Hartford Connecticut, 1924
p72: "Sarah Holcombe 1-3-3-7...
m. Dec 17, 1712, Simsbury, Samuel Barber...
Children: BARBER. *2 Thomas b. 1716. d. 1792..."

Digest of Early Connecticut Probate Records, C W Manwaring, Vol II, p464: "Samuel Barbour, Simsbury, Died 18 Dec 1725. Will dated 7 Dec 1725...Item. I give to my son Thomas 1/2 of my last division, with 1/2 of my lott called Rowley lott, to him and his heirs forever...L40 to each [daughter], and that to be paid by my four sons at an equal proportion, Samuel, Thomas, Jonathan, and John..."

Lucy Mayberry BARBER Cole, Dictated by her father Capt Levi BARBER, and copied by her great grand daughter Linda Jean ENGLE Lackore Summer 2000:
"...There were four brothers (sons of Samuel Barber - 3rd Generation) who removed from the old parish (Windsor in 1738 to Simsbury and lived in that portion of it now called Canton, in Hartford County Connecticut) viz Samuel, Thomas, Johnathan, and John Barber, (all) of whom purchased land and lived contiguous to each other.

Genealogy of Our Barber Family 1614-1965 by Lucy James COLE Flemming
(Written by Lucy Cole Flemming (great granddaughter of Col Levi Barber from record book kept in the family and from Barber Genealogy compiled by Lillian May Wilson in 1909. Copied from LCF's handwritten account by granddaughter Linda Engle Lackore Summer 2000)...
"Samuel Barber (son of Thomas) born 17 May 1673 died Dec 1725 mar 17 Dec 1712 to Sarah Holcomb (who was daughter of Nathan and Mary Holcomb) Sarah born 1691 died 1787 age 96 years...
"Their children:
Samuel b 1713-14 - (OUR ANCESTOR)
Thomas b 1716
Jonathan b 1717
John b 4 Dec 1719
Mercy b Abt 1721 m Ephriam Buel
Sarah b 1 Apr 1722 m John Case 7 Nov 1745
[Reference pg 37 Barber Genealogy]

Ancestral File Ver 4.11 9K6R-GN.

LDS Submission: Mrs Harriet C Larsen 73 South 4th East Logan Utah. LDS Heir: Joseph Nephi Comish c 5th GGNephew il SBSr, 5th GGNephew SH. Thomas BARBER Born 1716 Simsbury Mar 8 Dec 1737 Elizabeth ADAMS Died 1792.


1. Removed; 1738, West Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA. From Windsor, with widowed mother and five siblings.

   Marriage Information:

Thomas married Elizabeth ADAMS, daughter of Samuel ADAMS, on 8 Dec 1737 in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA 1. (Elizabeth ADAMS died about 1810.)


1 Barber Collection, Barber Collection
, (Repository:
Simsbury Church Records).

2 Ancestral File Ver 4.10, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File Ver 4.10, (Copyright (c) 1980, 1997.), 9K6R-GN.

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