Robert Barber
1757-1821

Robert Barber was the fourth child of at least six known children of Robert Barber and his wife Susan (née Poole) of Witcham, Cambridgeshire, England.

However, when Robert was around 8 years old, his father died, leaving his mother with five children to look after. She later remarried to Philip Martin of nearby village Coveney.

Robert married Rebecca Irons and the couple had at least eight children and they moved to Ely during the early 1800s.

Robert pre-deceased his wife by 22 years in 1821.


Further Details

Born:
1757, Witcham, Cambridgeshire, England.

Baptised:
11th July 1757 at St. Martin's Church, Witcham, Cambridgeshire, England.

Married:

Children

Will:
Last Will was written on 18th April 1815.

Died:
November 1821 in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, aged 64yrs.

Buried:
15th November 1821 at St Mary's Church, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England.