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Descendants of RICHARD BARKER
1. RICHARD BARKER- was born 1715. He died 27 Jan 1765 in Stow Creek, Cumberlain, NJ.
Richard and family per research of wills & marriage records of Cumberland, NJ of Keith Barker, Box 1471, Carman, Mainitoba, ROG OJO, CANADA to ENS 1997. Calendar of Wills 1761-1770, p 31 "1765 Jan 24. Barker, Richard of Stow Creek Cumberland Co, cooper; wil of. Wife Ruth 1/3 the personal estate and the rest divided in 7 parts, and eldest son, John, to have two parts; son Samuel, one, son William one, son Isaac, one daughter Mary one and son Richard one. (William, Isaac and Richer, under 21 and Mary not 18) Executors wife and son, John. Witnesses Samuel Wood, Wade Barker and Ann Garison. Proved Feb 19 1765." Also, a Richard Barker m. Charity Hadden in Monmouth Co jul 6 1742 per p 20 of NJ Colonial Documents.
RICHARD married (MRIN:1572) Ruth or Mary?- about 1736 in Cumberland Co, NJ.
Mary per Keith Barker, Manitoba, genealogy held by ens.
RICHARD and Ruth had the following children:
2 M i. John BARKER- was born about 1735.
In Cushing's General History of NJ, a John Barker is listed as Capt. 2d Battalion of the Cumberland County Rev War units. (LAPL 974.9 C985)
John married (MRIN:1570) Abigail SCOTT- on 20 Feb 1770 in Cumberland, NJ.
+ 3 M ii. Samuel BARKER- was born 1750 and died 1777.
4 M iii. William BARKER- was born about 1745. He died 16 Mar 1770.
1770 March 19, William Barker. Greenwich, Cumberland, NJ Will "Hannah Barker, widow. Fellowbondsman, John Barker of Hopewell, said co. yeoman. 1771, Feb 15. Inventory, 89 pounds, made by Thomas Maskell and Reuben Jerman. Lib 15 p 7." LA Pub Lib New Jersey Colonial Documents, p 32 Calendar of Wills 1761-1770
William married (MRIN:963) Hannah FITHIAN- on 10 Apr 1766.
Marian Fraser, Caixa Postal 574, 40,000 Bahia, BRAZIL wrote of William FITHIAN d 1678 came to Long Island with wife Margaret and children: Margaret, Enoch b 1646 m. Miriam Burnett, Sarah m. Samuel Mulford, Hanah and Samuel b. 1657.
5 M iv. Isaac BARKER- was born about 1755.
Isaac married (MRIN:2491) Phebe TOMLINSON- on 19 May 1778.
6 F v. Mary BARKER- was born about 1755.
Mary married (MRIN:2492) LEWIS MULFORD- on 4 Oct 1773 in Cumberland, NJ.
7 M vi. RICHARD BARKER- was born about 1756. He died 1795.
RICHARD married (MRIN:2493) Mary SCOTT- on 30 Jan 1782.