Barbary Hair (b. 1845, d. 1846) was the young daughter of John and Hannah Hair, both of whom are buried near Barbary in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Daughter of John &
who died Nov. 15,
Ages 1 year 7 mo
& 15 ds.
Suffer little children to
come unto me and forbid
them not for of such is
the kingdom of heaven.
Hair/Hare/Heir. Although the grave marker clearly reads Hair, John, Hannah, Barbary (as Barbara), and (sister) Amelia are found in a list of Delaware County burials as Heir. The family (John was a carpenter) is listed in the 1870 U.S. census as Hare.
|Cemetery Interment Records, Delaware County Genealogical Society|
|1870 US Census image, ancestry.com|
Oak Grove Cemetery, Delaware County, Ohio