Edward Francis Barnard (1860 - 1891)

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Kton Hill, Australia

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Kton Hill, Australia

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Family

Father: William Barnard
Mother: Ann Canterbury Barnard

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Francis

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Gender

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Barnard, Heunis or a Stander

Barnard, Heunis or a Stander

Fannie Berryman Barnard

Fannie Berryman Barnard

Shawn Barnard Jr & friends

Shawn Barnard Jr & friends

Shawn Dean Barnard, Jr.

Shawn Dean Barnard, Jr.

Shawn Barnard

Shawn Barnard

Betty D (Cobb) Barnard

Betty D (Cobb) Barnard

Anaconda High School

Anaconda High School

George N. Barnard, Photographer

George N. Barnard, Photographer

Kate Barnard, First Woman Elected

Kate Barnard, First Woman Elected

2 year old Edward Cecil Barnard

2 year old Edward Cecil Barnard

Erion Sisters in Little Rock, Arkansas

Erion Sisters in Little Rock, Arkansas

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1860 - In the year that Edward Francis Barnard was born, on April 3rd, the Pony Express began its first delivery from St. Joseph, Missouri to Sacramento, California. The trip took 10 days and the riders carried 49 letters, five telegrams, and newspapers for San Francisco and other cities along the way.

1865 - Edward was only 5 years old when on September 26th, Champ Ferguson, a Confederate guerrilla, became the first person to be convicted of war crimes arising from the Civil War. (There was only one other person convicted of war crimes in the Civil War.) He was found guilty by a U.S. Army tribunal on 23 charges arising from the murder of 53 people. On October 20, he was hung.

1873 - He was only 13 years old when on February 12th, The Coinage Act of 1873 was signed by President Ulysses S. Grant. It went into effect on April 1st and ended the use of gold and silver in the U.S. for currency - placing the country on the gold standard. The Act wasn't popular with everyone.

1880 - At the age of 20 years old, Edward was alive when on August 14th Cologne Cathedral, in Germany, was finally completed. Construction began in 1248, was halted in 1473, and then begun again in the 1800's - completed after 632 years.

1891 - In the year of Edward Francis Barnard's passing, on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

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Edward Francis Barnard died in 1891 in Kton Hill, Australia at 31 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Edward. He was born in 1860. He was born to William Barnard and Ann Canterbury Barnard, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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