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2. FAMILY of SAMUEL BARBER, American Indians, of Montana



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1. SAMUEL1 BARBER, b IL c 1845; m Mary Meagher; r Union, Mahaska Co IA.

2 WILLIAM HENRY2, 1866; m Rose Marie James.

HARRY2, 1868


3 CHARLES E2, 1870; m Sarah Jane James.

ELMIRA2, 1873


LEWIS2, 1877


2. WILLIAM HENRY2 BARBER, 1866; m Rose Marie James; r Steele City, Jefferson Co NE.

CHESTER ARTHUR3, 1888; m Barbara Chadma.

RAYMOND LESTER3, 1889; d Fairbury, Jefferson Co NE; m/1 Marie Bugbee; m/2 Edith J Wilson.

BESSIE BLANCHE3, 1891; m Harry Gideon Zook; r Gage Co NE.

FLOYD3, 1893-1899

FERN LAVERNA3, 1895; d Custer Co NE; m Ollie Elvin Wade; r NE.

HAROLD JAMES3, 1897; d Loveland, Larimer Co CO; m Josephine Evans.

Daughter4, ; m --- Harris.

Daughter4, ; m --- Knudsen.

Daughter4, ; m --- Huffman.

ESTHER MARIE3, 1899; d Denver CO; m Roy Townsend.

ELMER M3, 1901; m Katherine Vilbig.

CARL HENRY3, 1903; m/1 Elsie Lenore Babcock; m/2 --- Detter; r Fairbury, Jefferson Co NE.

Daughter4, ; m --- Holloway.

Daughter4, ; m --- Sinn.

BEULAH ORPHA3, 1907; m/1 Lyle Richardson; m/2 J L Paquette.

3. CHARLES E2 BARBER, 1870; m Sarah Jane James; r Diller, Jefferson Co NE.

LESLIE LAFOREST3, 1890; d Beatrice, Gage Co NE; m Bertha Frances Long.

DELLA3, 1894-1896

RUBY3, 1897-1918; m Harry Weddle; r Diller, Jefferson Co NE.

HERBERT3, 1898; m Elva L Sparks; r Fairbury, Jefferson Co.





2. FAMILY of SAMUEL BARBER, American Indians, of Montana

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1. ?GEORGE BARBER, b ---- I have not found other documentation on George BARBER.

2. SAMUEL2, b Libby, Lincoln Co MT 23 Mar 1889; d Ronan, Lake Co MT 11 Dec 1946 (in the present Flathead Indian Reservation); m Mary Elizabeth GEBEAU, b Arlea MT 30 Jul 1897, d Ronan MT 16 Jun 1947, daughter of Oliver (b French Canada) and Rosalie (FINLEY) (b Washington) GEBEAU. In 1910 Sam was single, hired hand of Julian Courville (also Am. Indian) in Flathead, Missoula Co MT. Samuel and his wife and her parents are all listed as American “Indians” in the censuses. In 1920 they were in St Ignatius, Missoula Co MT, farming. In 1940 they were in Ronan MT with the 3 younger children. Samuel was a laborer for the WPA, and his son Samuel was a Teamster for An irrigation outfit. [~ 1910 “census of Indian Population”: Flathead; 1920 census: St Ignatius ~]

Children of Samuel and Lizzie:

i EMANUEL3, b St Ignatius, Lake Co MT 26 Nov 1915; d Ronan, Lake Co MT 4 Nov 1991; m Ruby A ---. [~ 1940 census ~]

i RICHARD E4, b MT 1935/6

ii SHERRI A4, b MT 1937/8

iii JAMES A4, b MT 1939

ii ARTHUR JAMES3, b St Ignatius 2 Feb 1917; d Roseburg, Douglas Co OR 10 Apr 1990; m Elna Verone HEDGEPETH, b

Great Falls MT 2 Apr 1924, d Seattle WA 11 Sep 1988, daughter of Fred Anderson and Alice (MUNICH) HEDGEPETH.

iii SAMUEL H3, b 1919/20

iv BERTHA3, b 1927/8

v LOUIS B3, b 1934/5