Indiana McCaslins

Mabel Harris BurneyAge: 90 years18661957

Name
Mabel Harris Burney
Birth September 26, 1866
MarriageGeorge W BarrView this family
about 1885 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Ralph Heywood Barr
July 25, 1886 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Laurence Barr
about 1889 (Age 22 years)

Source: S3861
Birth of a daughter
#3
Helen A Barr
January 1891 (Age 24 years)
Death of a sonLaurence Barr
March 11, 1891 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Marjorie A Barr
July 15, 1897 (Age 30 years)
Census 1900 (Age 33 years)
Census 1905 (Age 38 years)
Census 1910 (Age 43 years)
Death of a husbandGeorge W Barr
August 11, 1917 (Age 50 years)
Note: Death Certificate 23925
Census 1920 (Age 53 years)
Immigration April 13, 1936 (Age 69 years)
Note: Sailed from San Francisco on the S.S. Pennsylvania
Death June 13, 1957 (Age 90 years)
Note: California death index
Family with George W Barr - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1885
19 months
son
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
7 years
daughter
Marjorie A Barr
Birth: July 15, 1897 45 30Lake Geneva, Walworth, Wisconsin
Death: February 1, 1982, San Mateo, California

Immigration
Sailed from San Francisco on the S.S. Pennsylvania
Death
California death index
Shared note
In the 1900 US Federal Census for Lake Geneva, Walworth, Wisconsin,48-year-old Illinois-born carpenter George W and his 33-year-old Massachusetts-born wife Mabel [Burney] Barr have been married 14 years and have had four children, three are living. These three are 13-year-old Nebraska-born Ralph H, 9-year-old Illinois-born Helen A, and 2-year-old Wisconsin-born Marjorie A. The family is living in a house at 1118 Wisconsin which George owns, but with a mortgage. Ralph and Helen have attended school nine months of the past year. George, Mabel and Ralph can read, write and speak English. George's father was born in Scotland and his mother in England, Mabel's father was born in England and her mother in Massachusetts, and the children's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Massachusetts. In the 1905 Wisconsin State Census for Lake Geneva, Walworth, Wisconsin, 53-year-old Illinois-born Geo [sic] W and his 38-year-old Massachusetts-born wife Mabel B [Burney] Barr have in their household their children, 18-year-old Nebraska-born Ralph H, 10-year-old Illinois-born Helen A and 7-year-old Wisconsin-born Margery [sic]. The family is living in a house, which George owns, but with a mortgage. George is a carpenter and Ralph is a clerk in a grocery store. Living next door are George's parents, 83-year-old Thomas Barr (born in Scotland) and 87-year-old Elizabeth [maiden name unknown] Barr (born in England). The senior Barrs have a Canadian guest 62-year-old widowed Katherine Wallace whose relationship to the family is unknown. Thomas is a "capitalist" who owns the house they live in, free of mortgage. Thomas' father was born in Scotland, Elizabeth's father in England, Katherine's father in Scotland, George's father in Scotland, Mabel's father in Massachusetts and the children's father in Illinois. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Los Angles, Los Angeles, California, 58-year-old Illinois-born carpenter George W and his 43-year-old wife Mabel B [Burney] Barr have been married 25 years and have had four children, three are living. These three are 24-year-old Nebraska-born private secretary Ralph H, 19-year-old Illinois-born Helen A [transcribed William], and 12-year-old Wisconsin-born Marjorie A.The family is living at 2441 East 4th in a house, which George owns, but with a mortgage. Everyone can read, write and speak English. George's father was born in Scotland and his mother in England, Mabel's father was born in Massachusetts [sic] and her mother in Vermont [sic], and the children's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Massachusetts. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Berkeley, Alameda, California, 33-year-old Nebraska-born Ralph H Barr is head of a household which includes his 53-year-old Massachusetts-born widowed mother Mabel B [Burney] Barr and his 22-year-old Wisconsin-born sister Marjorie A Barr. The family is living in a house at 1521 Walnut Street, which Ralph owns, but with a mortgage. Ralph is an auditor for a fruit cannery and Marjorie is a stenographer for fertilizer manufacturer. Every one can read, write and speak English. Ralph and Marjorie's father was born in Illinois and their mother in Massachusetts; Mabel's father was born in the United States and her mother in Vermont. In 1926, Miss [sic] Mabel B [Burney], Miss Helen A, Miss Marjorie A and Ralph H Barr are recorded as living at 1855 Tacoma Ave in the Voter Registration Rolls for Berkeley, Alameda, California. Mabel is a housewife, Helen is a teacher, Marjorie is a bank teller and Ralph is an accountant. Everyone but Majorie is a Republican, but she is a Democrat. (Berkeley Precinct No. 132, 1928, Roll 26, Image 532) In 1928, Ralph H and Gladys B [McCaslin] Barr are recorded as living at 1818 Tacoma Ave in the Voter Registration Rolls for Berkeley, Alameda, California. They are both Republican. Ralph is an accountant and Gladys is a housewife. Ralph's mother, Mrs Mabel B [Burney] Barr, and Ralph's sisters, Miss Helen A and Miss Marjorie A Barr are recorded on the same page of the Registration Rolls as living near by at 1855 Tacoma Ave. Mabel is a housewife and Helen and Marjorie are teachers. They are also Republican. (Berkeley Precinct No. 132, 1928, Roll 26, Image 532). In 1930, Mrs Mabel B [Burney] Barr and her daughters Miss Helen A and Miss Marjorie A Barr are recorded as living at 1855 Tacoma Ave in the Voter Registration Rolls for Berkeley, Alameda, California. Mabel is a housewife, Helen is a teacher, and Marjorie is a secretary. Everyone is Republican. (Berkeley Precinct No. 159, 1930, Roll 30, Image 359) In 1932, Mrs Mabel B [Burney] Barr is recorded as living by herself at 1855 Tacoma Ave in the Voter Registration Rolls for Berkeley, Alameda, California. Mabel is a housewife and a Republican. (Berkeley Precinct No. 156, 1932, Roll 33, Image 428) On 26 Mar 1936, Mabel [Burney] Barr sailed from San Francisco on the S.S. Pennsylvania, arriving at the port of New York on 13 Apr 1936. The manifest records that she was born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts on 26 Sep 1866 and that her address in the United States is Hotel Wellington, New York City.
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